Inherently Human

Two friends, a 20 year old lifeguard and a 72 year old retiree attempt to bridge the generation gap in openhearted conversation about whatever comes to mind (which turns out to be just about everything).

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June 28, 2019 00:46:53
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INHERENTLY HUMAN #30

Aden Debord, 21, and Jim Newman, 73 agree that they are friends and that that's something to celebrate. The reassuring declaration doesn't really define their relationship, though, or say anything about what it actually means for any two people to be "friends". In this episode, Jim and Aden undertake a meandering journey through personal recollections, trying to define their individual experience of friendship. They don't necessarily wind up with a workable definition. They both conclude after heartfelt discussion that they'd be lost without their friends. ...

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June 28, 2019 00:47:40
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INHERENTLY HUMAN #29

Aden Debord, 21, and Jim Newman, 73, go deep on the topic of self-anaylysis and the pysychological rewards the process might provide. Jim shares that he's had 35 years of traditional psycho-therapy and most recently has discovered a way to open the door to the subconscious on his own, without the presence of a traditional therapoist -- aided only by a moderately high dose of THC and the guidance of several books and some one-on-one discussions with experts in the process. Aden reveals that he too is taking steps to learn more about himself through a unique type of solo talk therapy! ...

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May 19, 2019 00:45:20
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INHERENTLY HUMAN #28

Aden Debord, 21, and Jim Newman, 73, wade into deep philosophical waters and wrestle with the creation of the universe and whether there is meaning to be found in the "Big Bang" and infinity and black holes and all the mysteries that taunt the brilliant minds in physics today. The conversation is free-ranging and, remarkably, comes to very definite conclusion -- about Aden! ...

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May 19, 2019 00:47:30
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INHERENTLY HUMAN #27

Aden Debord, 21, formulates a theory that each of us enjoys a gift in life -- such as the ability to find a great seat in a restaurant before the crowd arrives. But the gift is always balanced-out by a curse. For instance, Aden believes his best laid plans are always doomed to come to nothing. Jim Newman, 73, expands on Aden's theory. He asks whether, say, the gift of creativity always comes with a corresponding downside. ...

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April 24, 2019 00:46:16
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INHERENTLY HUMAN #25

Aden Debord, 21. and his friend Jim Newman, 73, talk about Aden's interest in broadcasting. Aden is even considering giving up a career in aquatics for a job in front of the microphone. Jim is all for it, but he admits that that may be because he'd have the vicarious thrill of reliving his youth through Aden. ...

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April 23, 2019 00:44:44
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INHERENTLY HUMAN #26

Aden Debord, 21, loves pets. Jim Newman, 73, loves them too. But his affection is more theoretical. They share pet stories and expore the upside of living with an animal! ...

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