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Episode 116 – “Of Late I Think of Cliffordville”

There is a particularly American myth, that with grit and determination, hard work, intelligence and cunning, and maybe a touch of luck, anyone can become a successful and wealthy titan of business. This myth discounts the role that other people … Continue reading

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Episode 112 – “No Time Like the Past”

“No Time Like the Past” is another of many episodes addressing the possibility of time travel and the philosophical issues raised by it. The episode begins with an argument about the risks associated with time traveling to the past. Paul … Continue reading

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Episode 91 – “Little Girl Lost”

You know you’re in the Twilight Zone when you witness a set of parents discover that their daughter is missing, and they don’t call the police. They call a physicist. Oddly, that turns out to be a good move, because … Continue reading

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Episode 78 – “Once Upon A Time”

Time travel might be of interest not only to those who might wish to change the past, or revisit it, but to those who just don’t like the circumstances in which they find themselves, and hope to find something better … Continue reading

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Episode 60 – “The Rip Van Winkle Caper”

What, if anything,  has lasting or intrinsic value?  Suppose your strategy is to steal something of great value and hold onto it for a hundred years, with the hope of cashing in when the heat is off. Is that a … Continue reading

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