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Futurist linguist, Heron Stone, and artificial life creator, Tom Barbalet, rap on a variety of topics. Regular discussions include futurism, the 1960s, Terence McKenna, politics, philosophy, linguistics, simulation, pianos, publishing and general degenerate humor.

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Stone Ape #97: Abusing the Language [September 18, 2014]

Heron is comfortably carrot. Tom predicts the no vote for Scotland and is desperate to find real media. Sheldrake seems so normal these days (link). What's the purpose of paper? Heron is exploring Helen Keller. Slides capture history. Another two interviews that Tom has enjoyed this year are Chuck D (link) and Ice T (link). What about the podcasting persona and the (video) podcasting form? Tom has been playing his keyboard and will be getting an iPhone. As a video is worth a thousand words (link). There may be another Tom podcast coming soon with Liz Swan that may interest some Stone Ape listeners. Viral infections can have rashes it would seem. Tom returns to the favorite topic of diet. Ghost Gun fans, start your web browsers (link). What is Heron's costume?  [ MP3 ]

   Heron Stone
   Tom Barbalet

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Stone Ape #96: A Nipple-Based Career [September 4, 2014]

It always pays to see if your head is in the way. Heron kicks off with a CSB question about games. They wander into sports, capitalism and competition. Heron kicks off a brief discussion on suicide. Heron works hard on Thursdays prior to their chat. They discuss diet. What does lemonade mean? Kickstarter provides a new world. The Islamic State and those fluid covered starlets have a number of things in common. They then dive into sex education, birth rates and Michigan State University. Tom raises Heron's cold calling Kickstarter. What happens when Stone Ape disappears due to digital assaults? From rural to larrikin, the discussion is fractured by word analysis. What would happen if Heron listened to the recording? Heron thinks his health is the most important thing.  [ MP3 ]

   Heron Stone
   Tom Barbalet

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Stone Ape #95: Broccoli and Divesting [August 28, 2014]

Tom tells a story for Heron about geometric shapes. Gendo cold calls coming soon? How about those non linguistic language monkeys? Tom gives a story about traveling to sunny Modesto in search of a rare Christmas ornament. Sounds like an alternative universe? For those who want to see the earthquake footage (http://youtu.be/CS93EjM98n0). Tom's next story is a little chilling. Suffering is all relative, it would seem. The blueprint is to divest the war machine. Solar rather than bombs is the way forward (Editorial note: Ivanpah is the name of the solar farm, http://youtu.be/lAq-1uQwXm0). Point your favorite podcasts to Stone Ape. Heron is surprised at the stuff Tom says about other people. What's the deal with the Magical Mystery Tour again? A former listener has been tracking Heron's childhood comic books. Those pesky language monkeys don't like us interacting with their children and Heron better get with the program. How about every-day carry? (http://youtu.be/nJW39r_TW4Q) Heron offers a meditation technique and they explore physical tension. They explore diet and work.  [ MP3 ]

   Heron Stone
   Tom Barbalet

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Stone Ape #94: The Deer Hunter Challenge for Peace on Earth [August 21, 2014]

Heron starts the conversation pondering if a paragraph can disassemble the language machine. Tom explores mores through physical violence and returning to a bad scene. Heron has a list. What about an agent for people who already have jobs? Tom gives an apology to the Vegas listeners. What do Hinkley and the Islamic State have in common? Embrace you're nuts and map your route. An old interview with Tom has been released but not yet Tom at 18 months. What about promoting a Kickstarter that was destined to fail and being utilized to create paid for video content. How about that open ocean for a place to run to? How can we optimize our Facebook usage? They explore capture by the Islamic State and the Vietcong.  [ MP3 ]

   Heron Stone
   Tom Barbalet

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Stone Ape #93: (untitled) [August 7, 2014]

They start discussing Tom Vine's passing. Tom has been experimenting on university educated folks. Based on bad reviews, Tom has be reworking the iOS version of Noble Ape. Tom explores the Islamic State (formerly known as ISIS) with some delving into journalism and jihad. [Editorial note: The Blackwater massacre was Nisour Square in 2007.] They review some listener submitted questions. Tom provides his favorite two Beatles songs backwards. Heron explores some of his past. What happened to the techno utopian age? Tom returns to where can we enact change.  [ MP3 ]

   Heron Stone
   Tom Barbalet

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