Month: November 2020

3RT:30 – Court Rebalancing with Aiden from Socialism Done Left

Aiden joins A.Ron to discuss Court Rebalancing. Is the Supreme Court lost to progressives for a generation? What is the cost of such a loss? Is there any way we can fight back? What is legal, what is even possible? We consider several popular suggestions on rebalancing the Court, as well as how we can tactically and strategically achieve this. Bur first, A.Ron gives a pep talk about the current and future defeats of Trumpism.

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His Dark Materials – S02E02 – The Cave

In this episode Cecily and Alexis follow the adventures of Lyra and Will as they communicate openly and make smart choices. Plus, a daemon update! This podcast was previously hosted on Bald Move, this year, we are doing this as a collaboration between Bald Move and Swizzbold. Find their coverage of Season 1 on Bald…

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His Dark Materials – S02E01 – The City of Magpies

Alexis and Cecily watched episode 1 of the second season of His Dark Materials, they talk witches, daemons, anbarics, lost cities, subtle knives, spectres and cool steampunk vessels. This podcast was previously hosted on Bald Move, this year, we are doing this as a collaboration between Bald Move and Swizzbold. Find their coverage of Season…

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OWT:26 – Like Neo from The Matrix

On the first anniversary of One Weird Trick: A.Ron talks about personal and collective responsibility, and Cecily talks about asking the right questions.

Then, they discuss feedback from someone with a noisy neighbor, sticking with hobbies, and an update from a friend in a religious crisis.

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3RT:29 – Election 2020 Mythbusting

Congratulations, America! We dodged the authoritarian bullet for four more years. It was a close race, perhaps closer than we were hoping for, and maybe we’ll be tempted to be disappointed in the outcome. After all, even if we take Joe Biden’s win as a repudiation of Trump, we lost ground in the House and…

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His Dark Materials – Season 2 Preview

Alexis and Cecily are back for Season 2! They discuss their hopes and fears, where we left everyone in Season 1, and everything they know about the latest upcoming season.

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OWT:25 – Hearts of Fire, Feet of Ice

In our 25th episode of One Weird Trick, Cecily talks about disagreeing to agree, and A.Ron talks about wintertime strategies to keep you warm. Then, they discuss feedback from listeners wanting advice on dating multiple people without being “a player”, advice from a teacher on helping your child learning from home, advice for allistic folks, and getting your parents to go to therapy.

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