Tough Talk is purposed towards the modeling and promotion of elevated discussion of relevant and often Tough Topics. Isaac and John noticed the breakdown of conversation as social media has been on the rise and we believe too many Americans are unwilling to have uncomfortable conversations about tough topics.
#65 – Lance Captain USMCR Ret.
Lance Captain USMCR Retired joins us for a special guest episode where we discuss faith, family, and memes. You don’t want to miss this. Follow Lance Captain Here Follow Isaac Here Follow John Here
#64 – Imposing Order On Chaos: Practical Lessons From Warfighting Doctrine
Today we dive into a publication that has heavily influenced both of our lives, both inside and outside the Marine Corps. We argue that the principles of warfighting transcend the battlefield and are readily applicable to succeeding in everyday life. Have you taken inventory of your centers of gravity? Do you default to a responsive, … Read more
#63 – Adaptability
On Today’s episode, John goes solo while Isaac moves into his new home and covers the topic of adaptability. Human beings are amazingly resilient and adaptable. These skills have been developed over hundreds and thousands of years. What’s more, we are most adaptable to change initially. This ability to adapt rapidly to a new sport, … Read more
#62 – Election Reflections
In today’s episode Isaac and I celebrate the second greatest birthday this nation has to offer. That is in fact, the Marine Corps Birthday. We delve into why that is a proud topic amongst Marines and the beauty of our sacred warrior fraternity. We spend the remainder of the episode covering whether or not Crypto … Read more
TT 61: Conspiracy Theories
Today is election day. To celebrate, John and I dive into the importance of being deliberate with how you exercise your right to vote. Then we go off the rails and down the rabbit hole of the Jeffrey Epstein case. We do our best at trying to stay grounded in reality while discussing such an … Read more
TT 60: Resolve
Welcome back. Glad you’re here. Make yourself comfortable. On today’s episode, we talk about resolve through the lens of President Lincoln. Throughout his life, Lincoln faced overwhelming pressure to change course. To turn back. To give up. To compromise. How was he able to maintain his course, and ultimately, maintain the Union? He had a … Read more
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