Episode 62 - Watching Conan the Barbarian with a 5 Year Old

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Father's Bolelli Sunday School: The Bible according to Quentin Tarantino:

  • Moses writing about his own death--after the fact
  • You Shall Not Leave Alive Anything That Breathes
  • The origin of the 'red light' district
  • "And they took the city and utterly destroyed all that was in the city, both man and woman, young and old"

The "Rant of the Day":

  • Doing Less
  • The other side of The War of Art
  • The PhD: not who I want to be. I don't understand academics and I definitely don't want to become one of them. I don't wanna be a scholar. I wanna be me.
  • Not starting another book right away
  • The historical podcast: I haven't forgotten. It will happen.

The "I Have A Dream" Corner:

  • Rich and his dreams

The "Storytelling Moment":

  • We are surrounded by Filipinos: Marlon, Liezel, Kriszanne, Ernestine, Anthony
  • Corazon Aquino

The "Iz Moment":

  • The Silent Hug
  • Watching Conan with Iz
  • Am I ready for the game of the thrones?
  • A physical enemy is better than being mad at the universe

The "Ask Bolelli" Corner:

  • Rap
  • I hate Italian music
  • Digging people outside of genre
  • Eminem has good advice about gerbils
  • Floatation tanks