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Jon Brooks: Gamifying Stoic Philosophy To Unlock Courage, Gratitude, and Confidence (HEx Podcast #24)

Most people have heard of Stoicism. It’s a philosophy dense with practical wisdom. But how...

Jon Brooks

47 Ancient Stoic Truth-Missiles to Obliterate Your Victim Mentality

“Of what use is a philosopher who doesn’t hurt anybody’s feelings?” — Diogenes of...

Jordan Bates

Enlightenment: Seek and You Shall NOT Find

A guide on how to try not to try to become enlightened.

Jon Brooks

Jules Evans: A Philosopher’s Guide to Stoicism and Ecstatic Experiences (HEx Podcast #19)

Jules Evans is a practical philosopher and writer. In this episode, Jules explains how Stoicism and CBT helped save him from crippling anxiety, and how he later went on to spend five years researching...

Jon Brooks

Beyond Existentialism: An Interview With Tao Lin

I spoke with Tao Lin about living psychedelically, leaving society, transcending existentialism, DMT entities, re-enchanting nature, and more.

Jordan Bates

HighExistence Podcast #6: Peter Sjöstedt-H on Nietzsche, Panpsychism, and the Hidden Psychedelic History of Philosophy

Peter Sjöstedt-H has been called a "psychedelic Nietzsche." His insights on psychedelic phenomenology, panpsychism, and the utility of philosophy are not to be missed.

Jon Waterlow

The Simulation Argument: Why We Might Already Be Living in Virtual Reality

Don't read this unless you're prepared to question the fundamental nature of your reality.

Matt Karamazov

22 Stoic Truth-Bombs From Marcus Aurelius That Will Make You Unfuckwithable

Thousands of years ago, one Roman Emperor wrote a manual for living that will give you modern-day superpowers. Let Marcus Aurelius show you how, just as your mind is untouchable, so are you.

Matt Karamazov