On a Founder’s Field Guide episode with Patrick O’Shaughnessy we had an interesting conversation that covered a lot new ground, including an idea I’ve been playing around with on, as Patrick put it:
The idea from @photomatt that the best companies are those that build intricate worlds (in the same way that J. R. R. Tolkien came up with the elvish language) will always stick with me.
We also covered the pendulum of centralization and decentralization, current challenges facing the internet, and being a connoisseur of things overlooked. You can check out the episode on Apple, Google, Spotify, Overcast, and Pocket Casts.
I’ve been impressed by the audience of this podcast, a lot of people I admire reached out after this episode.
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I read the transcript for a change. Blew my mind and can’t wait to listen. Loved the “OS for the web” quote.
On a related tangent, I went down a “rabbit hole” this morning and actually smiled when I learned that Chick Corea (RIP) has a WordPress-powered site (https://chickcorea.com/). Takes the edge off of the loss… This is the video that knocked me down the hole (LOL): https://youtu.be/XI8NiMewmEg
Yeah you are absolutely correct Johnny. That’s why I was touched by watching this video