Tony Stark has supplanted Batman recently. His gear is cooler.
It'd probably either have something to do with the median income being outrageously high or the life and times of Riley Dodge.
If you could "uninvent" one thing in the world so that it would no longer exist, what would you choose?
I think fast food has had a great run, and sure was fun while America was excited about cars, and I think if it were taken away overnight something much better would replace it.
I'd want to work for a SaaS entrepreneur that was just nailing marketing, and I'd want to learn how to do marketing with them. Maybe Chris Gimmer? I'd like to reach out to him...
It used to just be defined as "exactly how much that one kilogram weight weighs over there," but (you'll never see this coming) then that weight changed how much it weighed so people were like "OH NO WHAT DO WE DO NOW" so that's what they did.
My brother-in-law Tyler and I have fundamentally different world views, yet somehow land on very similar behavior.
Contact wikileaks immediately.
"I was trying my best, and I think you were too."
Why do I sometimes wake up feeling groggy even though I went through my bedtime routine perfectly 🤔
Wake up, grab a brush, put a little makeup, hide my scars to fade away the shakeup, intentionally leave my keys upon the table, and then do some light fiction writing.
EATING SUGAR. Jeez once I slip and have some full-sugar chocolate I just get that craving and can't stop hunting down more sugary foods.
"He sure did publish a lot of podcasts."
"None of that mattered, but I'm glad we had fun."
"Huh—we don't become an actor or director? Oh, we kinda do? Neat."
Wear an eye mask, ear plugs, and an EEG sleep tracker every night.
I'd love it if "to Christian Genco" something meant to hyper-optimize it after exhaustively learning as much as you can about it. Ex: "I Christian Genco'd buying a car and now I not only have the best car for me at the cheapest price but I also made an app so everyone else can find the best car for them."
I'd like to grow: my height (a tad), my basketball skills, my number of females (from zero to one, so I could converse with her), and my number of baseball-carrying bunnies residing in caps who possess a 1964 Chevy Impala.
If your answer is "NOTHING I HAVE NO WEAKNESSES I AM VERY STRONG," I'd wager you're living in an unhealthy situation where it's not safe to express your vulnerabilities because they'll be used against you ¯\_(ツ)_/¯
I haven't actually watched any of The Smartest Guys in the Room yet, but I hear it's good?
If you could switch places with someone 100 years ago, or 100 years in the future, which would you pick and why?
I'm consistently amused by people forgetting that, depending on your race and geographic location, traveling back in time would be worse in literally every way.
OH JEEZ how have I not changed. I feel like 2020 Christian is living an almost entirely different life from 2019 Christian.
Learning to SCUBA dive and going zip lining feels like the most stereotypically adventurous thing I've done, but it was actually pretty chill. I think starting therapy felt the most adventurous.
I'd want to be famous for bringing good luck to people who gave me money. Maybe I want to be a fountain 🤔
For bonus points, start a conversation involving all four at the same time.
I thought the dishes in the dishwasher were clean, but the dishwasher was actually paused last night so they were still soapy. I was surprised by this information after I had already put the dishes away. FML.
I feel like I would either feel more anxious because the thoughts I thought other people were thinking would be confirmed as their thoughts, or less anxious because I'd realize I'm just projecting and they actually barely think about me. The later is probably more likely.
This podcast takes like an hour per week to produce, so it's definitely up there.
My new Canon M50 is ludicrously fun.What is an f-value and how does it work? Like, physically? Also the lenses are so fun to fiddle with.
Three guesses as to what yesterday's... wait, no.
Three guesses as to what tomorrow's prompt will be.
You ever say a word so many times it stops making sense as a word?
Kinda like everything right now, actually.
SLEEP. That nap was amazing.
One day, I'm going to die.
I rewatched that video recently KNOWING WHAT WOULD HAPPEN and it still got me.
"WHAT DO WE WANT?" "MORE EPISODES!" "WHEN DO WE WANT THEM?" "ONCE PER DAY AT 5AM CST!"
I'm pretty proud of my Italian accent 😏
Thoughts. I can't evict them because something something squatters' rights.
I hope Vito Corleone doesn't subscribe to Your Thoughts. Or actually, that'd be cool. I just hope he doesn't listen to this particular episode.
"To disregard females and acquire currency."
"Myself" is a perfectly valid answer. So is "hosts of avant garde podcasts."
When children are grumpy you make them take a nap, so I've started forcing myself to take naps when I'm grumpy. It's hard.
"Nunchuck skills, bow hunting skills, and computer hacking skills" - my ideal self
Morning walk, kettlebell swings, and nervously bouncing my legs all day while working.
I got so much more done today, even though I didn't feel like it, because I'm so darn good at planning.
GROWTH ALL DAY EVERY DAY
Lots of active listening.
My mastermind call. Those dudes give me such an excited productive energy.
Kinda like a generally positive and productive atmosphere. I felt like I was jammin'
1. maintain healthy habits, 2. finish productivity presentation, 3. record this podcast
For real though this sleep tracker cured me of my debilitating lifetime sleep onset insomnia and is the most significant life improvement I've made in years.
If someone could gift me like 100 hours of a personal assistant's time that would be pretty rad.
Actually I think doing a comedy special would be a blast.
Following my todo list TO THE LETTER
"…I guess ¯\_(ツ)_/¯"
"hey bro you jelly of my 2020 vision? 😎"
Bidets are superior to toilet paper in every way.
If it's letmein, iloveyou, monkey, qazwsx, or 1q2w3e4r, you should probably change it.
Seemingly simple tasks like "move this file from here to there" are really, really, really complicated for most people to do.
"Ok but not every episode is like this the questions change every day" - you recommending this podcast to a friend today
When I started tracking my time and realizing how much was being burned on mindless YouTubing I was horrified.
"Yes" - me
"Because that's the way it is" - Dr. Mason, MD
I went parasailing for the first time four days ago and you can just fly in the air like a bird.
I just went for the first time and holy cow you can just breath underwater like a fish.
I'm pretty sure I'm allergic to mangos and I have never chosen not to eat one.
🎼I AM OOOON MY WAAAAAYYY I CAN GOOOO THE DISTANCE
Any sort of shopping.
The implied question here is whether or not you care about yourself. I wouldn't be so gauche as to ask that one, though.
If you interacted with a person the same way you interact with that app, would you still hang out?
No relationship is perfectly balanced, but none should feel chronically and unfairly imbalanced.
It's so much easier for me to get what I need after I've figured out what I need. Sometimes I feel like a very complicated baby.
"…you're not better than this."
"Don't make a dad joke, don't do it, you're better than this…"
Having had a crisis recently, I can tell you precisely who I called. I've since called them about non-crisis-related things.
Wanna be in mine? We listen to podcasts!
I'm going to keep promoting this book until everyone has read it.
December 9th and whoa I just got deja vu.
This was so much easier when I was forced to be around the same group of people every day and friendship was the most effective coping mechanism.
After a day of cranking out precisely what I set out that morning to accomplish. Mmm, that sweet ambrosia of productivity.
"Because I'm scared!" is usually my internal response, which I've decided is an unjustifiable reason.
*pulls out full list of grievances from Festivus*
Healthier, wealthier, and wiser I suppose. But what two habits could I change to achieve all three at once 🤔