The Tim Ferriss Present crossed 700 million downloads this yr, and it’s quick approaching 800 million. Doing the podcast has been one in all my emotional life rafts and saving graces amidst the insanity of 2021, so thanks from the underside of my coronary heart for listening.
In case you need to dig in, maybe after a pumpkin pie or cookie coma, beneath are the preferred episodes of the yr. You’ll be able to spot some tendencies.
We used an imperfect methodology—variety of downloads one week after publication—however it’s adequate to floor episodes that received individuals actually excited and that rapidly unfold by way of phrase of mouth.
Joyful holidays to you and yours!
With sincerest thanks,
Beneath is the record, in descending order of downloads (i.e., #1 had probably the most downloads one week after publication):
#1: Balaji Srinivasan on Centralized China vs Decentralized World, The DeFi Matrix, Ascending vs Descending Developments, Bitcoin Mining as Power Storage, Reputational Civil Struggle, and Maximalism vs. Optimalism (Episode #547)
#2: Balaji Srinivasan on The Way forward for Bitcoin and Ethereum, The best way to Turn into Noncancelable, the Path to Private Freedom and Wealth in a New World, the Altering Panorama of Warfare, and Extra (Episode #506)
#3: Chris Dixon and Naval Ravikant — The Wonders of Web3, The best way to Choose the Proper Hill to Climb, Discovering the Proper Quantity of Crypto Regulation, Pals with Advantages, and the Untapped Potential of NFTs (Episode #542)
#5: Vitalik Buterin, Creator of Ethereum, on Understanding Ethereum, ETH vs. BTC, ETH2, Scaling Plans and Timelines, NFTs, Future Concerns, Life Extension, and Extra (That includes Naval Ravikant) (Episode #504)
#13: Harvard Polymath Noah Feldman — Deep Focus for Hyper-Productiveness, Studying 10+ Languages, Predicting the Future with Historical past, the Potentialities (and Limitations) of DAOs, Classes from the Iraq Invasion, Designing the Supreme Court docket of Fb, the Advantage of Scholarship, and the Wild Lifetime of Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr. (Episode #540)
#17: Michael Pollan — This Is Your Thoughts on Crops (Episode #520)
#25: Anne Lamott on Taming Your Inside Critic, Discovering Grace, and Prayer (Episode #522)
#27: Paul Conti, MD — How Trauma Works and The best way to Heal from It (Episode #533)
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