Jason Gots is a New York-based writer, editor, and podcast producer. For Big Think, he writes (and sometimes illustrates) the blog "Overthinking Everything with Jason Gots" and is the creator and host of the "Think Again" podcast. In previous lives, Jason worked at Random House Children's Books, taught reading and writing to middle schoolers and community college students, co-founded a theatre company (Rorschach, in Washington, D.C.), and wrote roughly two dozen picture books for kids learning English in Seoul, South Korea. He is also the proud father of an incredibly talkative and crafty little kid.
The apple of American politics never falls too far from the tree.
Smart people. Surprise topics. Deep fun. This week, NY Times Chief Film Critic A.O. Scott
Experimentation-out-of-love is often inefficient and hard to measure. It isn’t always “solution-oriented." But it’s as necessary and natural to us as breathing, and all too easily swept under the rug.
Big Think's Jason Gots reviews David McCullough's 2001 Pulitzer Prize-winning biography John Adams.
Smart people. Surprise topics. Deep fun. This week, comedian Paul F. Tompkins.
We surprise the smartest people you know with ideas they're not prepared to discuss. This week, Marc Goodman, author of FUTURE CRIMES.
We surprise the smartest people you know with ideas they're not prepared to discuss. This week, neurosurgeon James Doty.
Big Think's Jason Gots reviews Garth Risk Hallberg's novel City on Fire.
Surprise topics. Deep fun. This week, skeptic Michael Shermer.
Life won't let you go; not because brighter days are right around the corner, but because it just won't.