95 episodes

The podcast about everything and nothing. Jason Hui is a maker and founder of Prometheus Lights. Ben Hardy is a writer, content marketer, and former editor of Bobvila.com. Join their deep dives into topics in which they have much interest ... and no expertise.

I'm No Expert Prometheus Lights

    • Society & Culture
    • 5.0 • 9 Ratings

The podcast about everything and nothing. Jason Hui is a maker and founder of Prometheus Lights. Ben Hardy is a writer, content marketer, and former editor of Bobvila.com. Join their deep dives into topics in which they have much interest ... and no expertise.

    Fatal Distraction

    Fatal Distraction

    Have you ordered your Apple Vision Pro yet? In this episode Jason and Ben explore this recent entry into the "mixed reality" space, from the fit and features to the viral videos circulating of early adopters upending the normal.
    Maker Minute: Independent VR Goggle Makers (you know who you are).
     

    • 37 min
    It's Up To Us: Small Biz & Buying American

    It's Up To Us: Small Biz & Buying American

    In this episode Jason & Ben examine a viral YT video about the alarming state of big brands in America, what it means to "Buy American", and some of the easy ways YOU can be supporting the economy...wherever you live.
    Video Referenced: "A Very Troubling Trend Within the Outdoor Community"
     

    • 25 min
    Midlife Crisis

    Midlife Crisis

    The dreaded midlife crisis. Except, why is it dreaded? In this episode Ben & Jason explore society's (mis)perception of the middle ages, from the questionable "signs" one is having a midlife crisis to the overwhelmingly negative bent given to this strange phenomenon.
    Maker Minute: Click and Clack the Tappet Brothers AND the Mazda Miata

    • 52 min
    Top Gun: Maverick

    Top Gun: Maverick

    Part movie review, part paean to the original. Jason and Ben take on everyone's favorite 2022 summer blockbuster. Was it realistic, was it well-acted, does it matter? If you were (or weren't) a fan, you'll enjoy this hot take.
    Maker Minute: Tom Cruise (oh yes we did).

    • 56 min
    "Life Hacks" – The Last Grilling Utensil You'll Ever Need

    "Life Hacks" – The Last Grilling Utensil You'll Ever Need

    Jason and Ben breakdown the grilling utensil Jason swears by, which can replace your tongs, spatula, and fork AND elevate your status all at once. It might be end of summer, but a true pit boss cooks over fire 12 months of the year.
    Maker Minute: Jaccard Pigtail Food Flipper

    • 1 hr 6 min
    Should There Be Billionaires?

    Should There Be Billionaires?

    Jason and Ben tackle the existential and touch on economics, morality, fairness, and Jeff Bezos' super yacht. We tried to get Bernie Sanders as a guest but the WiFi on his private jet was down.
    Maker Minute: Warren Buffett

    • 50 min

Customer Reviews

5.0 out of 5
9 Ratings

9 Ratings

samraix ,

Love this podcast

Welcome back guys. I missed your funny and informative banter. This was a great episode and only wished it was longer. Thanks for not giving up on us.

Tulane Josh ,

Fascinating Dudes Talking About Interesting Topics

Ben and Jason are funny, open, and entertaining. Not an over the top hype podcast. No Gary Vee yelling. Just a couple smart guys grinding it out and sharing interesting stories about business and life. Solid podcast. I’m a fan.

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