Episodes

James and Tim Solve the Student Loan Debt Crisis and Make a Billion Dollars
April 16, 202400:30:3928.07 MB

James and Tim Solve the Student Loan Debt Crisis and Make a Billion Dollars

In this episode, Tim Collins and I explore a groundbreaking business idea that could tackle global issues like student loan debt and inflation, and we invite your participation to discuss this potentially world-altering concept.

How to Use AI to Make a Graphic Novel and a Porn Business
April 16, 202400:10:169.42 MB

How to Use AI to Make a Graphic Novel and a Porn Business

In this episode, Tim Collins and I dive into how AI is revolutionizing the porn industry and discuss our journey into creating a horror graphic novel using AI, unveiling an ultimate business model along the way.

The Next Billion-Dollar Bitcoin Idea: Inscriptions and Ordinals
April 12, 202400:58:5553.94 MB

The Next Billion-Dollar Bitcoin Idea: Inscriptions and Ordinals

Today's episode features part one of a 3-part detailed discussion on the emerging trends of inscriptions and ordinals in the Bitcoin blockchain, positioning them as exciting new forms of collectibles with real historical significance and potential for value appreciation.

Tupac and Me
April 10, 202400:33:5431.04 MB

Tupac and Me

Join James Altucher as he shares his fateful encounter with Tupac Shakur's management team.

Nassim Taleb | Why You Should Embrace Uncertainty
April 06, 202401:43:0394.35 MB

Nassim Taleb | Why You Should Embrace Uncertainty

I am thrilled to celebrate the 10th anniversary of my podcast. Occasionally, I'll feature some timeless episodes as if they're brand new, sharing those that have greatly impacted me. One such figure is Nassim Taleb, whom I consider one of the smartest people on the planet.

How to be the most interesting writer in Fiction | Amor Towles
April 02, 202401:43:5595.15 MB

How to be the most interesting writer in Fiction | Amor Towles

This discussion with Amor Towles offers a profound insight into his unique approach to writing, character creation, and thematic exploration across his notable works, including 'A Gentleman in Moscow' and 'Rules of Civility.' The conversation sheds light on Towles' years-long process of developing t...

Discovering Love, Life, and Laughter at 103: Dr. Gladys McGarey's Guide to Thriving Through Adventure and Compassion Across a Century
March 28, 202401:08:3062.72 MB

Discovering Love, Life, and Laughter at 103: Dr. Gladys McGarey's Guide to Thriving Through Adventure and Compassion Across a Century

In this profound and enlightening conversation, James revisits the remarkable life of Dr. Gladys McGarey, who, at 103 years old, shares her 'six secrets to health and happiness at every age' from her book 'The Well Lived Life'. Dr. McGarey's perspectives on aging, happiness, and living a meaningful ...

Preparing for Impact | Ryan Estis
March 26, 202400:57:4552.88 MB

Preparing for Impact | Ryan Estis

Ryan Estis, renowned for his exceptional public speaking skills, has become a leading figure worldwide, with a career enriched by his deep knowledge of business and global affairs. His recent collaboration on "Prepare for Impact" with his brother Chad offers readers invaluable strategies for success...

James Goes to Jail, and then… | James Brandolino Part 2
March 21, 202400:55:2750.77 MB

James Goes to Jail, and then… | James Brandolino Part 2

Today, we conclude our interview with James Brandolino, a former hedge fund manager who turned himself in after running a fraudulent fund. Part Two begins with Brandolino's decision to face the consequences of his actions, including his incarceration and the aftermath of his fraud. He discusses his ...