This is part two of our two part series on Mobsters and the history of the most infamous gangsters. Last week we covered John Dillinger and Bonnie and Clyde. Today we will be discussing Al Capone and Bugsy Siegel. To listen to part 1, visit: www.thinkonthiscast.com/7
This is part one of a two part series on mobsters. Today we discuss John Dillinger, and Bonnie and Clyde. Definition: Mobster https://www.vocabulary.com/dictionary/mobster A member of a group of violent criminals; a gangster. As opposed to individual criminals, members of crime syndicates and gangs belong to a large, structured criminal organization. Someone who belongs to […]
Today we will be talking about various casino games, some of their rules, and the history behind the games. Many people have heard of or played the games but they don’t know how they came to be. Gambling has been known to the world since the beginning of time. Dice made of bone have even […]
Who were the Maya? The Maya were Mesoamerican Indians that, before the Spanish conquest, possessed one of the greatest civilizations in the Western Hemisphere. It is believed that they started to settle into the Yucatán region of southeastern Mexico, Guatemala, the Honduras and northern Belize between 1600 BCE and 1400 BCE in villages with an […]
The Bermuda triangle has long been a hot topic for many speculators. In this episode, we cover some of the disappearances, some scientific theories, and then some of the more ridiculous theories. Whether or not you believe the Bermuda Triangle is actually something to be concerned with, it is definitely a topic that is fun […]
Last week in part one, we covered the technical side of bitcoin; all about where bitcoin came from, how transactions work, and some on security. If you haven’t listened to that episode, you can check it out at www.thinkonthiscast.com/2. That episode ran a little long, so we decided to split it into two parts. This […]
A lot of people have heard the word bitcoin, but what is it? We tackle this question in this Pt.1 episode of a two part series on bitcoin. Pt.1 covers all of the technical, and mostly behind the scenes information on bitcoin. Pt.2 will cover using and trading bitcoin, government scandals, big news in the […]
Are we headed for a future of robots, cyborgs and artificial intelligence? What does it mean for the job market when robots can work more productively while operating at low cost? How can we compensate for the massive loss of jobs that may be coming?