About the show

How do you achieve maximum liberty in your lifetime? That's the question bestselling author, former journalist, and filmmaker Remso W. Martinez wanted to learn, so he's bringing you on the journey to find out! From topics ranging from financial independence, spiritual discovery, to radical lifestyles and disruptive technologies, Remso brings you the gonzo insights he's known for as well as remarkable guests taking bold steps into a freer world.

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  • Facing Hard Challenges (Ft. Nick Freitas)

    December 10th, 2020  |  53 mins 1 sec
    comedy, culture, mindset, philosophy, politics, skills

    Developing resilience and facing difficult times and challenges is the struggle of every person who has ever lived. US Army veteran and Virginia Delegate Nick Freitas talks about the difficulties of Ranger school, becoming a Green Beret, and insight into his two separate deployments to Iraq during his time in the military. From mindset to spirituality, Nick walks listeners through what it means to overcome the hard challenges life throws at you.

  • Eight Steps to Building a Successful Side Hustle

    December 7th, 2020  |  49 mins 32 secs
    business, capitalism, economics, finance, financial freedom

    Deciding to begin a side gig is a commitment, and if you're going to do it, you should build it in a smart way so you use the least amount of time and energy needed to provide a quality product or service so you make the most profit possible. So what are the steps needed to consider so you start strong from day one? Remso explains the steps to building a side gig based on his many successes and failures so you can build a plan based on proven experience in creating a side gig/side hustle to help with your financial goals!

  • The Importance of Long-Form Conversations (Ft. Hannah Cox)

    December 3rd, 2020  |  56 mins 26 secs
    comedy, culture, economics, humor, libertarian, mindset, politics

    Is the art of conversation dead? Commentator and podcaster Hannah Cox returns to discuss why Americans are craving long-form conversations, why our political discourse is obsessed with soundbites instead of policies, and why Joe Rogan could potentially one day become president.

  • Should You Write on Medium or Substack?

    November 30th, 2020  |  42 mins 59 secs
    business, capitalism, economics, finance, financial freedom

    The great debate among bloggers! Which is superior, Substack or Medium? The answer is... well the answer ultimately depends on what you want to get out of writing. Remso explains his experience blogging on both platforms, what he likes and dislikes about both, and ultimately what you should know before committing to either one of these free platforms.

  • A Very Ben Stein Thanksgiving

    November 25th, 2020  |  53 mins 44 secs
    comedy, culture, humor, libertarian, politics

    Economist, lawyer, author, and actor Ben Stein ("Ferris Bueller's Day Off" and "The Mask") and Judah Friedman (co-host of "The World According to Ben Stein") join us on this Thanksgiving day to talk about the tough times we've had, the laughs we did find solace in, and all the things we should be thankful for.

  • Where are You in Your "Hero's Journey"?

    November 23rd, 2020  |  38 mins 50 secs
    philosophy, religion

    Life can be confusing, especially when we don't know where we're going or what we're doing. Remso explains how the Biblical understanding of "seasons" helps him understand what he needs to prioritize, and how the "hero's journey" isn't just for linear stories on screens, but can be a concept applied to help you figure out your next step in your life. No matter who you are, what you do, or where you are, this episode is for everyone whose ever asked themselves "what is next?" and "will this ever end?" and all the big questions in between.

  • Has 2020 Made Dating a Disaster?

    November 19th, 2020  |  38 mins 5 secs
    comedy, culture, dating, politics

    We can blame many things on this terrible year, but maybe your love life is an exception. Remso reads through two articles claiming to have identified major changes in dating habits for singles this year, but he ain't buying it. From hooking up with roommates to denying half the dating pool because of politics, some of these findings may or may not surprise you.

  • Morgues, Autopsies, Dead Bodies, Oh My! (Ft. Madeline May)

    November 16th, 2020  |  1 hr 1 min
    autopsies, comedy, crime, ghosts, haunting, police

    Remso talks with Madeline May, a travel blogger and digital nomad who has made the uncanny jump into the world of volunteering in a local morgue. What made her decide to make a hobby and budding career out of this? What is it like working with deceased bodies, and what do they smell like? Remso asks all the questions about morgues and autopsies you've probably been too afraid to search!

  • The Media, Political, and Big Tech Empire Strikes Back!

    November 12th, 2020  |  44 mins 36 secs
    big tech, libertarians, media, politics

    Remso went and broke his rule about recording angry, so expect a doozy! From reporters ignoring real stories, pundits acting as PR firms, and politicians stringing people along for a bumpy ride, Remso takes you one year back in time to show you how the web of lies, deception, and connections you see now didn't just occur- they were done by design. What does Google, China, Bill Weld and the media have to do with America in what seems to be a state of disarray? Listen and learn...

  • How to Build a Political Campaign in 24 Hours

    November 9th, 2020  |  44 mins 36 secs
    business, campaigns, elections, politics

    Feeling inspired enough to launch your own bid for public office? Its harder (and easier) than you think, and can be established and put together ready to launch in less than 24 hours. Remso discusses his experience having to craft a large campaign within a 24-hour block of time, and what you need to do if you're forced to fight against the clock so you can launch your campaign as strongly and effectively as possible so you have a real fighting chance.

  • Best and Worst of Nicholas Cage (Ft. The Degenerate Panel)

    November 4th, 2020  |  1 hr 34 mins
    cinema, comedy, comics, culture, humor, movies

    The Degenerate Panel responds to a fan-requested episode! Is Nicholas Cage the world's most overrated or underrated actor? Has he fallen from grace or found his stride? Remso and the Degenerate Panel return to look at the best and worst of America's fabulous freaky actor, the one and only national treasure himself, Nicholas Cage!

  • Becoming a Full Time Author (Ft. Martin Wilsey)

    November 2nd, 2020  |  1 hr 3 mins
    books, self-publishing, writing

    What does it take to become a full-time author? Science fiction author Martin Wilsey joins the show to discuss his journey, big lessons, and other insights into the world of becoming a professional author you won't get elsewhere!