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Dan has a degree in Philosophy. Connor has a degree in High School. Together they have a serious drinking problem. Each week Dan attempts to explain complex philosophical ideas which usually deteriorates into Connor's drunken comedy bits.
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#178 - Zizek, Lacan, And Jaws
1 day ago
Are you afraid to go in the water? You might be after this episode! Connor and Dan discuss the 1975 film Jaws, specifically how it can be used to explore the theories of Slavoj Zizek and Jacques Lacan. Does the shark represent fascism or capitalism? Does art reflect ideology or is that just the viewer forcing the issue? Also, what kinds of a pants did Dan wear when he was a chubby little kid? Spoilers abound for a movie that came out forty years ago, so consider yourself warned.