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Dr. Diana Brickell's podcasts focus on the application of rational principles to the challenges of real life. She draws on Ayn Rand's philosophy of Objectivism, Aristotle's ethics, personality theory, and observation. Visit PhilosophyInAction.com for live radio shows, blogging, and more. (This podcast feed uses the enhanced M4A format; a standard MP3 feed is also available.)

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Dr. Diana Brickell's podcasts focus on the application of rational principles to the challenges of real life. She draws on Ayn Rand's philosophy of Objectivism, Aristotle's ethics, personality theory, and observation. Visit PhilosophyInAction.com for live radio shows, blogging, and more. (This podcast feed uses the enhanced M4A format; a standard MP3 feed is also available.)

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Worth your time.

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Really. It's worth your time.

Excellence personified

By Blind Paladin - May 23 2012
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Philosophy from an interesting and entertaining standpoint made all the more so by the host.

iTunes Ratings

38 Ratings
Average Ratings
34
3
0
1
0

Worth your time.

By stpete12 - Feb 17 2013
Read more
Really. It's worth your time.

Excellence personified

By Blind Paladin - May 23 2012
Read more
Philosophy from an interesting and entertaining standpoint made all the more so by the host.
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Philosophy In Action Podcast (M4A)

Latest release on Sep 27, 2015

The Best Episodes Ranked Using User Listens

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Rank #1: #202: Q&A on Extramarital Affairs, Government Controls, Art, and More (24 March 2013)

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Philosopher Dr. Diana Brickell answered questions on being someone's extramarital affair, epistemic effects of government controls, the boundaries of art, and more in this 24 March 2013 episode of Philosophy in Action Radio. http://www.PhilosophyInAction.com

Mar 24 2013

1hr 9mins

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Rank #2: #213: Interview of Dr. Doug McGuff on Avoiding the Emergency Room (8 May 2013)

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Philosopher Dr. Diana Brickell interviewed Dr. Doug McGuff about "Avoiding the Emergency Room" in this 8 May 2013 episode of Philosophy in Action Radio. http://www.PhilosophyInAction.com

May 09 2013

1hr 10mins

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Rank #3: #136: Chat on Meeting New People (30 May 2012)

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Philosopher Dr. Diana Brickell discussed "Meeting New People" with listeners in this 30 May 2012 episode of Philosophy in Action Radio. http://www.PhilosophyInAction.com

May 31 2012

33mins

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Rank #4: #343: Q&A on The Major Virtues, Repression, Care of the Body, and More (12 April 2015)

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Philosopher Dr. Diana Brickell answered questions on the major virtues, signs of repression, the ethics of care for the body, and more in this 12 April 2015 episode of Philosophy in Action Radio. http://www.PhilosophyInAction.com

Apr 12 2015

1hr 37mins

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Rank #5: #337: Q&A on Fractional Reserve Banking, Honesty, Trust in Business, and More (8 March 2015)

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Philosopher Dr. Diana Brickell answered questions on fractional reserve banking, fraud, and deception, people unworthy of the truth, deception in a business partner, and more in this 8 March 2015 episode of Philosophy in Action Radio. http://www.PhilosophyInAction.com

Mar 08 2015

58mins

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Rank #6: #224: Q&A on Self-Control, Lying for Surprise, Teen Parents, and More (23 June 2013)

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Philosopher Dr. Diana Brickell answered questions on cultivating powers of self-control, lying for the sake of a happy surprise, people too young to raise children, and more in this 23 June 2013 episode of Philosophy in Action Radio. http://www.PhilosophyInAction.com

Jun 23 2013

1hr 3mins

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Rank #7: #260: Q&A on Suicide, Atheism, Irrational People, Rational Education, and More (1 December 2013)

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Philosopher Dr. Diana Brickell answered questions on rational suicide, deep-down atheism, responsibility for another's medical emergencies, education in a free society, and more in this 1 December 2013 episode of Philosophy in Action Radio. http://www.PhilosophyInAction.com

Dec 01 2013

1hr 12mins

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Rank #8: #252: Q&A on Inequality, Genetic Engineering, Ten Commandments, and More (20 October 2013)

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Philosopher Dr. Diana Brickell answered questions on the social effects of economic inequality, favoritism for the genetically engineered, the value of the Ten Commandments, and more in this 20 October 2013 episode of Philosophy in Action Radio. http://www.PhilosophyInAction.com

Oct 20 2013

1hr 10mins

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Rank #9: #102: Q&A on Marriage, Last Names, Green Cards, Love, and More (23 October 2011)

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Philosopher Dr. Diana Brickell answered questions on state involvement in marriage, last names in marriage, marrying someone for a Green Card, being too much crazy in love, and more in this 23 October 2011 episode of Philosophy in Action Radio. http://www.PhilosophyInAction.com

Oct 23 2011

1hr 7mins

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Rank #10: #155: Q&A on Willpower, Deduction, Advertising to Kids, and More (12 August 2012)

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Philosopher Dr. Diana Brickell answered questions on overcoming weakness of will, deductive reasoning, advertising to children, medicine in a free society, and more in this 12 August 2012 episode of Philosophy in Action Radio. http://www.PhilosophyInAction.com

Aug 12 2012

1hr 4mins

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Rank #11: #299: Interview of Dr. Doug McGuff on Government Controls in Emergency Medicine (31 July 2014)

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Philosopher Dr. Diana Brickell interviewed Dr. Doug McGuff about "Government Controls in Emergency Medicine" in this 31 July 2014 episode of Philosophy in Action Radio. http://www.PhilosophyInAction.com

Aug 01 2014

1hr 11mins

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Rank #12: #285: Q&A on Jury Nullification, the Morality of Homosexuality, Boss's Dishonesty, and More (29 May 2014)

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Philosopher Dr. Diana Brickell answered questions on jury nullification, moral judgments of sexuality, dishonesty in a manager, and more in this 29 May 2014 episode of Philosophy in Action Radio. http://www.PhilosophyInAction.com

May 29 2014

1hr 8mins

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Rank #13: #86: Interview of Ari Armstrong on Values of Harry Potter (12 July 2011)

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Philosopher Dr. Diana Brickell interviewed Ari Armstrong about "Values of Harry Potter" in this 12 July 2011 episode of Philosophy in Action Radio. http://www.PhilosophyInAction.com

Jul 13 2011

52mins

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Rank #14: #193: Interview of Michelle Minton on Your Freedom to Eat, Drink, and Be Merry (13 February 2013)

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Philosopher Dr. Diana Brickell interviewed Michelle Minton about "Your Freedom to Eat, Drink, and Be Merry" in this 13 February 2013 episode of Philosophy in Action Radio. http://www.PhilosophyInAction.com

Feb 14 2013

58mins

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Rank #15: #116: Q&A on Perfectionism, Possessiveness, Term Limits, and More (5 February 2012)

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Philosopher Dr. Diana Brickell answered questions on overcoming perfectionism, false but beneficial ideas, possessiveness in romance, term limits for politicians, and more in this 5 February 2012 episode of Philosophy in Action Radio. http://www.PhilosophyInAction.com

Feb 05 2012

1hr 7mins

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Rank #16: #123: Q&A on Statutory Rape, Anti-Gay Politicians, Fantasy, and More (1 April 2012)

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Philosopher Dr. Diana Brickell answered questions on statutory rape laws, outing anti-gay politicians as gay, potential employers demanding Facebook logins, enjoying fantasy and theology literature, and more in this 1 April 2012 episode of Philosophy in Action Radio. http://www.PhilosophyInAction.com

Apr 01 2012

1hr 2mins

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Rank #17: #105: Q&A on Mistakes, Body Modifications, Evasion, and More (13 November 2011)

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Philosopher Dr. Diana Brickell answered questions on admitting mistakes at work, aesthetic body modifications, evasion versus rationalization versus context-dropping, how to decline too-expensive outings, and more in this 13 November 2011 episode of Philosophy in Action Radio. http://www.PhilosophyInAction.com

Nov 13 2011

1hr 2mins

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Rank #18: #85: Q&A on New Beliefs, Strategic Default, Swearing, and More (10 July 2011)

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Philosopher Dr. Diana Brickell answered questions on announcing life-changing new beliefs, the morality of strategic default, swearing before strangers, letting friends fail, and more in this 10 July 2011 episode of Philosophy in Action Radio. http://www.PhilosophyInAction.com

Jul 10 2011

1hr 5mins

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Rank #19: #272: Q&A on Egoism and Social Virtues, Being Supportive, and More (27 February 2014)

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Philosopher Dr. Diana Brickell answered questions on concern for others in egoism, the need for support from others, and more in this 27 February 2014 episode of Philosophy in Action Radio. http://www.PhilosophyInAction.com

Feb 27 2014

1hr 11mins

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Rank #20: #254: Q&A on Checkered Pasts, Racist Names, Gun Rights, and More (27 October 2013)

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Philosopher Dr. Diana Brickell answered questions on revealing a checkered past, racist names of sports teams, property owners prohibiting firearms, explaining Facebook unfriendings, and more in this 27 October 2013 episode of Philosophy in Action Radio. http://www.PhilosophyInAction.com

Oct 27 2013

1hr 8mins

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