About This Show
Nerd Optimal is a podcast that is determined to maximize discussion of nerd topics for a minimal amount of effort onto you, our listener. The show is hosted by (in an optimized alphabetical order) Albert: Schemer, masterminding, fanatical video gaming nerd with a penchant for science. David: Sarcastic nerd with a insatiable appetite for comics, films, and games; maybe just on here for the chicks. Ricky: Post-futurist bred in Northeast Ohio and recently returned from a year in Vietnam.
Most Recent Episode
Episode 19 – A Meaty Topic
Jul 12 15
Eat this! This week the we debate vegetarianism and omnivorism. Looking at it from a economical, social, education, and suffering standpoint. We weigh a hamburger against a carbon footprint of using manufactured goods. Do you help the world by eating whole grains sprayed with pesticides and fertilizers or by hunting a deer? How much suffering can your conscience handle, how much suffering can you stomach in the grocery aisle. Check out our wildly different viewpoints here!
This week’s intro and outro music:
Grigor Iliev - Winter Story (https://soundcloud.com/grigor-iliev/grigor-iliev-winter-story)