Back to Work

Back to Work

Back to Work is an award winning talk show with Merlin Mann and Dan Benjamin discussing productivity, communication, work, barriers, constraints, tools, and more.

Hosted by Merlin Mann and Dan Benjamin.



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314: Which Fellini You Want to Be

March 7, 2017 at 5:00PM • 1 hour 41 minutes • Wiki Entry

TOPIC: "Remember this film is supposed to be a comedy."

This week: Dan struggles with his progressive lenses, but he really liked the movie, Logan. Merlin's daughter has made four piles, and he finally accepts that he really should be watching more movies for his "work." Then, there's follow-up on that crazy S3 typo and some pretty poor Oscars® OPSEC.

Then we're on to answering listener feedback via two futurist hats and a parenting hat:

  • Listener Andrew, on self-driving cars and the mainstreaming of ponderous tech punditry.
  • Listener Jason, on whether a future of voice computing will become a sociopathic blight.
  • Listener Mark, on where the heck to find reasonable resources on better parenting.

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