May 12, 2020
Absolutely everything you know about the universe is an arbitrary definition you created yourself, built on axioms you assumed to be true, and is not a true reflection of reality. Here's Tom with the weather.
February 18, 2020
Dangerous idea: we should just award "Australian of the Year" to whoever pays the most tax. In this episode, I talk about ways to align the incentives of the super-rich with the rest of society, and learn the lesson of releasing a podcast 7 days after recording it (in which Bezos has announced a $10B climate change fund that I was unaware of at the time).
February 9, 2020
A thought about why taking an extreme position in a public debate can be useful, even if you don't convince anyone around to your point of view.
January 10, 2020
A personal perspective on why the first rule of Ultimate Frisbee can change the world. (Explicit language warning: I say the word "c__t" when relating an anecdote about five minutes in).
December 9, 2019
In this episode, I consider the possibility that by filling out the Liberal Party survey, I confirmed my status as an idiot... (apologies if that conclusion also draws you into the category of idiot).
September 18, 2019
In this episode of Ramptons Radio, I talk about an epiphany I had following the birth of my son, with regards to the scale of time.