Futureal: Millennials, The Sharing Economy and The Next 25 Years – Show Notes and Links.[1:09:] Good and Bad Teachers. We discuss the impact good and bad teachers had in our life and what makes a good teacher. [09:10: ]Jesus Christ Shoplifter. Carl admits to a one-time lapse in judgment with a Jesus Christ Superstar, album. Which turns into a conversation on how Jesus changes with the times. And the changes in music delivery from albums to Spotify. [16:51:] Millennials and the Sharing Economy. A recent article about millennials and their lack of buying starts a discussion on the sharing economy. Plus, Uber, co-housing, and corporations requiring people to work from home. [31:18: Futureal:] The Next 25 Years. We discuss noted futurist Ray Kurzweil’s predictions for the next 25 years and the implications to society. Our discussion includes medical advances, the turing test, self-driving cars, artificial intelligence, vitural reality and creating anything out of thin air. [45:50:] Technology Advances and the Wealth Gap. Are technology advances contributing to the wealth gap? We discuss that, plus the insanity of the top 80 richest people in the world owning half the world’s wealth. Plus how we use our limited natural resources. [1:00:26] Better or Not. Things turn philosophical as we argue whether things are getting better or worse. And whether it’s better to see and know things or not? And we use the Middle East as a playground for the discussion.
EP 20: Futureal Links:
Five Things You Never Knew About the Sharing Economy: http://time.com/3686877/uber-lyft-sharing-economy/
Ray Kurzweil Predicts Some Fantastic Things Coming in the Next 25 Years http://www.inquisitr.com/1805304/ray-kurzweil-predicts-some-fantastic-things-coming-in-the-next-25-years/
Ray Kurzweil Predictions: Wikipedia List of all of Ray’s Predictions http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Predictions_made_by_Ray_Kurzweil
Our Bold Future: http://ourboldfuture.com
Our Bold Future Facebook Page: https://facebook.com/ourboldfuture
80 People Who Are as Rich as Half the World: