The JDO Show
NO COUNTRY - The Secret Face of Empathy

NO COUNTRY - The Secret Face of Empathy

October 21, 2020

On this episode, Kris and I discuss: James Wright, the etymology of empathy, you can’t take my shoes, a kind moose, difference between empathy and kindness, the wisdom of Vida Blue, is empathy respectful?, the case against middle management, the value of sincerity, swordsmanship without a sword, and Do Every Thing Wrong!

 

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Music and mixing for this episode: ous/li

NO COUNTRY - There Is No Place That Does Not See You

NO COUNTRY - There Is No Place That Does Not See You

October 14, 2020

On this episode, Kris and I talk the equation of mental health with mental illness, rats in cages, the seductive allure of circumstance, the meaning of aftermath, JDO's sordid history, practical suggestions for dealing with depression, and The Archaic Torso of Apollo.

136 - Sean Kilpatrick

136 - Sean Kilpatrick

October 11, 2020

On this episode I talk to Sean Kilpatrick about: Timothy McVeigh, the rise of the woke, street justice, the purity of being weird, letting people scream fire in a crowded theater, false flags, finding things on both sides, being pro-weeping, the horror of AI, and the utilization of tragedy.

Sean's books: Thank You, Steel China,Anatomy Courses and Sucker June

Sean's twitter: @SeanKilpatrick

NO COUNTRY - Don’t Let Satan Draw You Too Fast

NO COUNTRY - Don’t Let Satan Draw You Too Fast

October 7, 2020

On this episode, Kris and I discuss my mescaline-induced alien encounter and strange synchromystic adventures at a mime school in Korea. We also talk the deathbed poetry of Dutch Schultz and the parallels with AI-generated song lyrics. Rounding out the episode is a deep dive into Koro/Shuk Yang ("head of the turtle" syndrome), Marian apparitions, The Jumping Frenchmen of Maine, Strange Tales from a Chinese Studio, and Joni Mitchell.

A map of Marian apparitions.

Memoirs of Extraordinary Popular Delusions and the Madness of Crowds

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The music and mixing for this episode is from ous/li.

The image for this episode is Kris's own "Devil's Details" (2010)

Email us with thoughts and stories at: thebutterflyinyourmouth@gmail.com

NO COUNTRY - The Dance Language of Beasts

NO COUNTRY - The Dance Language of Beasts

September 30, 2020

On this episode, Kris and I talk about the work of Gregory Bateson, schizmogenesis, breaking the barriers of language, hypnosis, the play nature of paranormal phenomena, the magic of dingos, A Pickle for the Knowing Ones, ecstatic states in art, and the pain of initiation.

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The music and mixing for this episode was performed by ous/li.

NO COUNTRY - The Throne of the Third Heaven

NO COUNTRY - The Throne of the Third Heaven

September 23, 2020

On this episode, Kris and I are back to the ongoing conversation about magic and art. We discuss the earth’s blood, the business of metaphor, The Throne of the Third Heaven, a face-tatted trench coat in a house of monsters, free advice about gambling addiction, Terence McKenna, and a Crossroads Man.

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Keep your fingers crossed for a Reverend America reissue at some point.

Artists mentioned:

James Hampton

William Kurelek

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NO COUNTRY - On the Spectrum

NO COUNTRY - On the Spectrum

September 16, 2020

On this episode, I (JDO) record my end from inside my 2005 Nissan Altima. I drive around OKC, noting the things that I see, and Kris recounts stories from his time wandering around America looking for work. We talk about the difference between family and friends, networks of Indian convenience stores, outdoor couches, opossum hunters, my week as a radical animal liberation terrorist, the significance of and issues with Black Lives Matter, and finally, blowguns.

135 - Max Booth III

135 - Max Booth III

September 14, 2020

Max Booth II came on the show. He is the author of The Nightly Disease, Touch the Night, and We Need to Do Something. He also hosts the podcast Ghoulish. Follow him at @GiveMeYourTeeth on twitter.

Topic list:

kink shaming

key and peel

prestige tv

zima chug

quitting the night shift

the value of walking

are you gay

does twitter make sense

2 girls 1 cup

living in a hotel

home alone is the actual christmas movie

expertisism

no more chads

tweeting about success

getting rid of social media

corona talk

parents who gamble

you can’t be anything at 17

don’t cancel anyone

don’t kill anyone

it’s all so silly

not ready to die

NO COUNTRY - Needle Nose Pliers

NO COUNTRY - Needle Nose Pliers

September 9, 2020

On this episode, Kris and I discuss bringing language into the physical, the sacredness of speech, the transcendence of a blue heron, and how certain objects attain a kind of soul once they are used. What does it mean to verb a name? I also give a little update about the developing mystery surrounding the mental hospital I live near, which involves a force that may be thousands of years old.

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Thanks for listening!

134 - “The Invisibles” w/ Gordon White (Rune Soup Swapcast)

134 - “The Invisibles” w/ Gordon White (Rune Soup Swapcast)

September 8, 2020

This week it is my honor to swapcast with my favorite podcast, Rune Soup! In this episode, we use the 90s classic graphic novel The Invisibles to work out how to grow and adapt to the coming storm.

Gordon White is the author of Star.Ships, The Chaos Protocols, and Pieces of Eight.

Tracklist:

my ghost story

blogging

don’t talk about shit before it’s done

the mind virus

do people like to be afraid?

gordon and david describe the invisibles

covered in potting soil

 the spell of the conspiracy

no one thinks they’re the bad guy

conspiracy is acting in class interest

against control

if you are being atomized, we are in the presence of the archons

the time that grant put himself in the book

don’t abuse your metaphor

i thought alan moore was cool

metaphor comes first

how you play is what you win

wanna win? don’t play

australia has always been a police state

active non-participation

tim dillon lovefest

the big 5 cabal

jdo’s bizarro origin story

time loops and mushroom tech

the invisibles is from the ‘90s

the future and value of novels

 

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