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The Tim Ferriss Show

Tim Ferriss: Bestselling Author, Human Guinea Pig

Business, Investing, Education, Health

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Tim Ferriss is a self-experimenter and bestselling author, best known for The 4-Hour Workweek, which has been translated into 40+ languages. Newsweek calls him "the world's best human guinea pig," and The New York Times calls him "a cross between Jack Welch and a Buddhist monk." In this show, he deconstructs world-class performers from eclectic areas (investing, chess, pro sports, etc.), digging deep to find the tools, tactics, and tricks that listeners can use.

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#87: Sam Harris on Daily Routines, The Trolley Scenario, and 5 Books Everyone Should Read

July 8th, 2015

Episode 126 of 406 episodes

Sam Harris is a neuroscience Ph.D. and the author of the bestselling books,The End of Faith,The Moral Landscape,Free Will,Lying, andWaking Up.His work has been discussed inThe New York Times,Time,Scientific American,Nature,Newsweek,Rolling Stone, and many other journals. In this episode we discuss: -Five books he thinks everyone should read -Why have he stopped doing public debates -Morning ritualsand meditation -The one tip for better brain health outside meditation or exercise Links, resources, and show notesfrom this episode can be found athttp://fourhourworkweek.com/podcast This podcast is brought to you byMeUndies.Have you ever wanted to be as powerful as a mullet-wearing ninja from the1980’s, or as sleek as a black panther in the Amazon? Of course you have, and that’s whereMeUndiescomes in. I’ve spent the last 2-3 weeks wearing underwear fromthese guys24/7,and they arethe most comfortable and colorful underwear I’ve ever owned.Their materials are 2x softer than cotton,as evaluated using theKawabata method. Check outMeUndies.com/Timto see my current faves (some are awesomely ridiculous)and, while you’re at it, don’t miss lots ofhot ladies wearing MeUndies. This podcast is also brought to you byLegalZoom.Matt Mullenweg (CEO of Automattic – now worth more than a billion dollars) first incorporated his company onLegalZoom. LegalZoom, which I’ve used myself, can help you with almost anything legal, includingsetting up a will, doing a propertrademark search, forming an LLC, setting up a non-profit, or findingsimple cease-and-desist letter templates.LegalZoomis not a law firm, but they do have a network of independent attorneys available in most states. They can give you advice on the best way to get started, provide contract review, and otherwise help you run your business.Use the code “Tim” at checkout to get $10 off your next order.Take a gander at everything you can get for a fraction of what you’d expect —LegalZoom.com Enjoy!

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