The Robert L. White Show

The Robert L. White Show

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An exploration of epistemology, philosophy, warranted(?) Christian belief, and various other topics. If you like the dialogue between faith and skepticism, you found the right place. Check out my website at https://www.robertlwhite.net Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/the-rlw-show/support


Epistemology: 8 - Software Engineering and Black Swans
Jun 12 • 15 min
What does software engineering have to do with epistemology? Listen to find out! Also, use the link further below to leave me a voice message. I’ll try to respond to any questions in the next episode. Check out my website at https://www.robertlwhite.net…
Epistemology: 7 - Applying the Black Swan to Christian Faith
Jun 4 • 23 min
Can the Christian faith survive the much more austere epistemology of The Black Swan? Listen to this episode to find out! Or at least to hear about an approach to apologetics that is much more conducive to Black Swan epistemology. Check out my website at…
Epistemology: 6 - The Black Swan
May 19 • 20 min
In this edition of Epistemology with Robert, I discuss Nassim Taleb’s book The Black Swan. I also touch on WWII, The Big Short, whole milk vs skim, global warming, and pictures of fire hydrants. Don’t try to make that make sense. Just listen to the…
Chattin’ with N. T. Wright about theories of justice
May 9 • 23 min
I chatted with one of my favorite authors tonight, so I rode my high straight into recording a podcast about theories of justice, the Atonement, books by an ex-Evangelical pastor turned atheist, and more! I referenced some Greg Boyd videos about the…
Robert Interviews An Atheist: Ryan Price
Jan 10 • 84 min
In this first edition of RIAA, I have the pleasure of chatting with Ryan Price, a thoughtful skeptic I encountered through comments on my blog posts. We had a substantive, friendly discussion ranging from what we value in the other “side,” free will,…
Epistemology: 5 - From Engineer To Intuitionist
Nov 6, 2018 • 26 min
This will probably be the most important episode in my series on epistemology. This is the one where I lay out in depth the core of my own personal epistemology. Also, if you happen to struggle with decision making, this episode might help you with that…
Epistemology: 4 - Logic Always Wins
Oct 17, 2018 • 14 min
A further exploration into the idea that there are no true contradictions. If you’ve ever been frustrated with how religious people tend to embrace the irrational or illogical, you’ll sympathize with this episode. Check out my website at…
Epistemology: 3 - A baseline epistemology (Part II)
Oct 5, 2018 • 7 min
In this episode, I continue building out a baseline epistemology (i.e. one we probably can all agree on) by discussing Critical vs Naive Realism and why I think there are no true contradictions. —- Send in a voice message:…
Epistemology: 2 - A baseline epistemology (Part I)
Oct 5, 2018 • 6 min
In this episode, I give an outline of the entire series on epistemology as well as start building a baseline epistemology we can (probably) all agree on using concepts such as “I think therefore I am,” Realism, and Occam’s Razor. Check out my website at…
Epistemology: 1 - What it is and why it matters
Oct 4, 2018 • 9 min
In this episode, I dig into what epistemology is, why it matters, and even tell a joke along the way. Who knew I had such talents. Check out my website at https://www.robertl33t.com —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/the-rlw-show/message…
Welcome to The RLW Show
Oct 4, 2018 • 1 min
A quick overview of what to expect from The RLW Show. Check out my website at https://www.robertl33t.com —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/the-rlw-show/message Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/the-rlw-show/support