Tim’s Two Cents

The Glorious 4th(x5) Episode – Tim’s Two Cents #20

Tim's Two Cents on American Guilt

This is episode 20 of Tim’s Two Cents – the outrageous show where Tim argues with himself.

Tim decided to record this one on the 4th of July in honor of our nation’s birthday. America turned 242 years old last week and your raging host just had to blab about the most American thing ever: covering our guilt with empty platitudes and promises that amount to nothing but hot air.

We say and think all …

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Free Speech Permit – Tim’s Two Cents #19

Tim's Two Cents on Free Speech

This is episode 19 of Tim’s Two Cents – the outrageous show where Tim argues with himself.

As he did last week, Tim will continue his departure from the old “point and counterpoint” form. In this episode, he’ll dive into the infamous concept of free speech. In particular, he’ll cover public demonstration, violent and nonviolent.

Does nonviolent protest really accomplish anything? Can anyone actually argue in favor of violent protest? How should we respond …

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Country Fried Discrimination – Tim’s Two Cents #18

Tim's Two Cents on Discrimination

This is episode 18 of Tim’s Two Cents – the outrageous show where Tim argues with himself.

This episode is a bit of a departure from past episodes. Instead of focusing on a belief system or -ism, Tim talks about something that many people on Twitter freak out about. This week’s show is all about the right to refuse service to someone based on their race, orientation, or political affiliations.

It’s a topic at the …

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The Consuming Instinct – Tim’s Two Cents #17

Tim's Two Cents on Consumerism

This is episode 17 of Tim’s Two Cents – the outrageous show where Tim argues with himself.

This episode is all about consumerism. Many people use the word “consumerism” as a pejorative against a seemingly superficial society. People think other people only focus on buying new things. On Thanksgiving, people complain about stores opening too early. And of course, we have to hate stores that make their employees work on Christmas.

But who’s really to …

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Globalism – Tim’s Two Cents #16

Tim's Two Cents on Globalism

This is episode 16 of Tim’s Two Cents – the outrageous show where Tim argues with himself.

This week’s show is all about globalism. As the internet connected us all over the past few decades, it became much easier for us to empathize with complete strangers from around the world. Governments even started uniting to create more peaceful and fair interactions. Or so they say.

As always on TTC, Tim wants to look deeper. We’d …

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Moralism: Why You Should Hate Being “Good” – Tim’s Two Cents #15

Tim's Two Cents on Moralism

This is episode 15 of Tim’s Two Cents – the outrageous show where Tim argues with himself.

This week’s show is about moralism. Moralism isn’t so much an -ism that people ascribe to themselves as a term oft used against people considered overly critical. With moralism, you basically get to put down anyone who does anything you don’t like. Then you can consider yourself better than everyone.

Is it good to be good? Who even …

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Them Robots Took R Jobs – Tim’s Two Cents #14

Tim's Two Cents #14

This is episode 14 of Tim’s Two Cents – the outrageous show where Tim argues with himself.

Today’s show is all about Neo-Luddism. Our society is addicted to technology. So what’s to stop technological advancements from running wild to our the detriment? Can unfettered advancements in technology actually make us less free or even make humans obsolete? What happens when there’s no more work?

Tim will dive into all that and more in this episode …

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10,000 Malnourished Fists in the Air – Tim’s Two Cents #13

Socialism

This is episode 13 of Tim’s Two Cents – the outrageous show where Tim argues with himself.

This episode is entirely for your benefit. Tim knows what you need better than you do, so he created this podcast out of the kindness of his heart. It’s an act of selfless service to you.

This week, Tim covers socialism.

A lot of Americans like to shit on socialism. Libertarians, in particular, love to wreck the …

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