Capital Retired


Capital is a weekly talk show with Joel Bush and diverse creators exploring direct-to-community entrepreneurship on the web. They discuss news, projects, policy, citizenship, and more.

Hosted by Joel Bush.

#19: An Energetic Visitation (Sunni Brown)

January 27, 2014 at 11:00AM • 1 hour 12 minutes

Sunni Brown joins Capital to crusade for the Doodle Revolution, her global campaign for visual literacy. She relates valuable insights and good stories from the woods of East Texas to Austin, San Francisco, and the world.

#18: Time To Think (Hugh MacLeod)

January 24, 2014 at 1:00PM • 1 hour 30 minutes

Hugh joins Capital to share insights about the web, marketing, social media, the art world, and much more while telling great stories about Gaping Void and time spent in places like Scotland, Austin, London, Chicago, Cumbria, NYC, Alpine, and Miami.

#17: Within Reach (Gary Chou)

December 18, 2013 at 11:30AM • 1 hour 7 minutes

Gary Chou joins Joel to share stories from his work at the intersection of technology, the arts, and community in places like Austin, San Francisco, and New York.

#16: They don't really hold the keys to the gate anymore. (Jamie Wilkinson)

December 10, 2013 at 4:15PM • 1 hour 9 minutes

Jamie shares tales about Eyebeam, Know Your Meme, Star Wars Uncut, F.A.T. Lab, and other projects that predated and informed his work as co-founder of

#15: It is a medium, and these platforms do different things. (Austin Kleon)

November 27, 2013 at 5:00PM • 1 hour 22 minutes

While sharing personal stories and insights, Austin Kleon describes how to steal from others and how to influence people by letting them steal from you in this ever-evolving age of new mediums and connected networks.

#14: As soon as you develop a framework, buy your own domain name. (Shlok Vaidya)

November 26, 2013 at 3:00PM • 60 minutes

Shlok joins Capital to discuss his work in antiterrorism, urban farming, startups, the American homeland and more. He also shares his ideas about frameworks, in particular the OODA loop.

#13: The Good Hours (Rob Thomas)

November 24, 2013 at 8:00AM • 1 hour 18 minutes

Rob joins Joel to talk Kickstarter, Veronica Mars, the early days of his writing career, trends in television, and much more.

#12: Be Keen and Enthusiastic. (Glenn Jones)

November 23, 2013 at 7:00AM • 45 minutes

Glenn jones shares stories from his design career, Threadless experience, and the founding and future of Glennz Tees.

#11: Uncommon in Common (Brian Bailey)

November 21, 2013 at 9:00PM • 1 hour 8 minutes

Brian Bailey joins Joel to discuss Gowalla, Uncommon, the slow web, community, and much more.

#10: Too Easy To Find (Korey Coleman)

November 6, 2013 at 1:15PM • 1 hour 8 minutes

Korey joins Joel to talk about his path from UT through production houses, the golden age of Austin Cable Access television, and onto the web.