Ep 75 - The Microdosing Controversy With Brian Normand Of Psymposia!

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In the future, answers can be instantly had. The tough thing is going to be asking the new questions.
— Brian Normand

Brian Normand is the co-founder of Psymposia, a collection of collaborative projects that have positive social impact, network community, and change perceptions of plants, psychedelics, and psychoactives. 

Show Notes

  • Psymposia's Microdosing event with Duncan Trussell
  • Points of view on microdosing
  • Is there a right amount of dosing?
  • The psychedelic hierarchy 
  • Microdosing concerns and risks
  • Is it safe to microdose LSD everyday?
  • The vape movement
  • Vape culture
  • The "representatives" of microdosing
  • Tim Leary controversies 
  • Getting both sides of the story for psychedelics
  • The microdosing boxing match
  • Katherine MacLean
  • Duncan Trussell the meditator 
  • Hamilton Morris' views on microdosing psychedelics
  • Singing To The Plants
  • Bad people use psychedelics, too
  • Divisive nature of the internet
  • Viewing technology under psychedelics
  • iPhone X
  • The new augmented reality reality
  • Pairing psychedelics with AR
  • Kevin Kelly The Inevitable
  • Asking the right questions
  • Distractions of the modern world
  • ADHD as a response to the information age
  • Inability to focus
  • The return to the archaic self
  • Guns, Germs, and Steel: The Fates of Human Societies

Continued in our PLUS+ Extension:

  • How to deal with the rapid rate of change in technology
  • Leaving Earth to live on Mars
  • Universal healthcare
  • Preventative health
  • Taking care of your body
  • Normalizing past-radical ideas
  • Managing the connections of mind and body 
  • Cleaning up your house and psyche
  • Living in Baltimore and feeling the collective unconscious

Related Links:

Psymposia 
Psymposia's Microdosing event with Duncan Trussell

 

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