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Recorded:Dec 16    Posted:Dec 21, 2016
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The Wright Show | Dec 21, 2016 | Robert Wright & Michael Shermer

The Wright Show

It’s not the economy, stupid

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Political scientist Roger Petersen argues that support for Trump is driven more by the psychology of group identity than by economic grievances.

The Wright Show

Erasing war memories

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Robert Wright and philosopher Matthew Liao raise ethical questions about using biotech to make better soldiers. Plus: Get cat vision, save the planet.

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The errors of Daniel Dennett

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Massimo Pigliucci critiques the philosopher’s views on consciousness.

The prison of belief

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Journalist Tony Ortega talks about the literal and metaphorical bars that keep people in Scientology. Plus: The sci-fi religion.

The Wright Show

Why you may never die

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Philosopher David Wallace on the many-worlds interpretation of quantum physics. Plus: Taking quantum physics personally.

Thinking younger, feeling younger

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Psychologist Ellen Langer explains her research on the physical effects of mindfulness. Plus: How to make your dog love you more.