What’s the role of deprivation in a time with so much excess? And why are Disney princes so lame? [16:57]


This week, Joey and Aaron talk about fasting, hedonism, the most sinful cities in America, lazy patriarchy, Mr. Mom-ism, and the inevitable queer Disney prince. They don’t talk about how The Beast’s real name is Adam. Beep boop.


references
The dopamine fasting video from Joey’s feed of science videos.
The hedonic escalator is actually a hedonic treadmill.
A 2019 list of America’s Most Sinful Cities (which we misread mid-show, so please take a closer look than us! We highly recommend reading the methodology.)
That Wall Street Journal article on the Modern Princess Problem.