EpiDose 315- Empathy and Ivory

Our prodigal host-son returns! Benji Pickens is back, along with outdoor dave, to discuss empathy, courtesy of Dr. Zooks. Hollywood has an interesting perspective. Max preaches fiction. Dave is no longer special. And Benji would totally send that tweet. Listen in and learn about :

The definition of empathy, intellectual distance and sympathy, neurophysiology, crappy super powers, sociopathy, positive reinforcement, the really dark and twisted places Mindhunter can take you, The Good Place, how psychologists are like dr. dre., and the importance of truly listening versus pretending to listen while really just thinking about what you are going to say next. I and U. There when you need us.


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