The internet used to be the “wild west” of the world where everyone was free to say and do as they please. Today, big tech (Google, and FB) have started censoring what can be said. This isn’t great, but what is the solution? Should government regulate big tech, or are there other ways? Links: The Social Dilemma The Social Dilemma Is Dangerously Wrong… Part I The Social Dilemma is Dangerously Wrong… Part II
Today Connor and Brittany introduce the latest Tuttle Twins book, “The Tuttle Twins and The Leviathan Crisis.” Books: Feardom: How Politicians Exploit Your Emotions and What You Can Do to Stop Them The Tuttle Twins and the Leviathan Crisis Crisis and Leviathan: Critical Episodes in the Growth of American Government
Ever notice how we miss things from our past, so much so that we go out of our way to play with old toys or watch old movies. Today Connor and Brittany dive into the reasons behind the powerful force called “nostalgia.” Links: Stranger Things, Miller Lite, and the Power of Nostalgia in the Marketplace
This mother/daughter duo endured great hardships that made them stronger people. They also teamed up together to write one of the most popular children’s book in history. Links: The Tuttle Twins Guide to Courageous Heroes Little House on The Prairie The Discovery of Freedom
The Bill of Rights are popular for being the first ten ratified. But there are other important amendments too. Today Brittany and Connor discuss the Fourteenth Amendment and how it holds the states accountable to the Constitution. Link: Tenth Amendment Center Definition: Jurisdiction Equality Before the Law Cases: Loving v. Virginia
Today Brittany and Connor continue discussing the amendments in the Bill of Rights, this time discussing the very important Fifth Amendment. Links: Fifth Amendment Text “Little Pink House” Documentary Definitions: Jury Nullification episode of “The Way The World Works.” Substantive due process Procedural due process Eminent Domain Cases: Lochner v. New York Cedar Point Nursery v. Hassid
When you think of McDonald’s you might think of the Big Mac or maybe a McFlurry, but there is more to this global fast food chain than meets the eye. Behind this businesses is a story of innovation and entrepreneurship that can be inspirational to each of us. Links: Training scene from “The Founder.”
Building on previous episodes about the hero’s journey, today Connor and Brittany talk about how you can be both hero and villain. Links: Harry Potter: Hero’s Journey Definitions: Reciprocity: When an action is done by one person and then the person on the receiving end does the same action back. Think of a boomerang. What you do comes back to you.
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