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Barbarian Rhetoric

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Savage thoughts from men, fathers, brothers and friends, all working to provide helpful insight to assist others on their journeys. Support this podcast:

132 Episodes | 2020 - 2023

#129 Barbarian Banter -If you were a action figure

January 19th, 2023


Dental work sucks

You’re being sold as an action figure. What two accessories do you come with?

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#128 Barbarian Banter - A body building conversation

January 1st, 2023


With the 2022 Mr. Olympia over we talk about some of crazy things we saw, and realistic options for the average joe.

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Nathan on  Ig

#127 Barbarian Banter - When the conversation flows

December 26th, 2022


Ever wonder where some of our conversations go when we are not podcasting. Well, in this podcast, we capture close to what a typical conversation among us often amounts to when we get together. 

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#126 Barbarian Banter - The curious nature of human beings

December 14th, 2022


What movie has the best plot twist?

The curious nature of human beings

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#125 Barbarian Banter - Skills men should know part 4

December 9th, 2022


100 Skills men should know. Part 4

We finally made it to the end wasn't sure if we would wrap it up this episode or not, woohoo

Some are important …

#124 Barbarian Banter - Skills men should know part 3

November 28th, 2022


100 Skills men should know. Part 3

Some are important and are must-haves while others are was you should at least know about, we give our opinions …

#123 Barbarian Banter - Skills men should know part 2

November 20th, 2022


100 Skills men should know.

Some are important and are must-haves while others are was you should at least know about, we give our opinions and let …

#122 Barbarian Banter - Skills men should know part 1

November 15th, 2022


100 Skills men should know.

Some are important and are must-haves while others are was you should at least know about, we give our opinions and let …

#121 Barbarian Banter - Money or Knowledge

November 2nd, 2022


Would you rather give up your passion for your significant other or give up your significant other for your passion?

Would you rather go back to …

#120 Barbarian Banter - Inspiration from gamers

October 30th, 2022


What happened to the pocket comb? Or the handkerchief?

The War Wizard - 

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Nathan on  Ig @barbarianrhetoric


#119 Barbarian Banter - Knowing your own worth

October 12th, 2022


Weird drinks and if you would drink them?

The measure of a man's worth and knowing your own worth. 

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#118 Barbarian Banter - Choose Your Mascot

October 5th, 2022


Who would of guessed we would fall down a rabbit hole, hard.

Choose your fighter, house mounted: knight, centurion (Trojan), Indian (Seminole) or …

#117 Barbarian Banter - How much money puts you in the top 5%?

September 21st, 2022


The first Landfill

The first restaurant

How much money puts you in the top 5%?

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#116 Barbarian Banter -Going back to a abuser.

September 17th, 2022


What makes a woman go back to an abuser? and the flip side. What makes a man go back to an abuser?

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Nathan on  Ig @barbarianrhetoric

#115 Barbarian Banter - BR Presidential Administration

August 31st, 2022


What would a BR presidential administration be like?

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Nathan on …

#114 Barbarian Banter - Who does what

August 24th, 2022


Keeping it simple we shotgun through some more of the Voting Game

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Nathan on  Ig @barbarianrhetoric


#113 Barbarian Banter - Terminator vs Aliens

August 17th, 2022


What’s the better sequel Terminator 2 or Aliens?

How often do you look up words when reading a book? As in you either dont know, even if you get the jist of it.

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#112 Barbarian Banter- Hysteria of current events

August 10th, 2022


Back to short jokes, or were they tall jokes?

Standing apart from society and culture

Hysteria and current events 

Can you truly understand a …

#111 Barbarian Banter - Diversity vs Culture

August 3rd, 2022


We got chatty and then finally got to our question and wandered around from there. 

Is diversity an absence of culture?

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#110 Barbarian Banter - Is anxiety a good thing?

July 27th, 2022


Is anxiety a good thing?

Emotional reaction vs rational response 

Should you take advice from someone who hasn't accomplished something you're trying …

#109 Barbarian Banter- Complimenting women

July 21st, 2022


Men complimenting women

Is our best work done when we’re young?

Were kings or queens more likely to wage war?

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Nathan on  Ig

#108 Barbarian Banter

July 14th, 2022


What should the age limit be for getting a driver's license?

Could you be in a relationship with a woman that extends the last words in sentences?

#107 Barbarian Banter

July 8th, 2022


Wandering tirade and laughter

Thoughts on the Georgia Guidestones before they got destroyed

Some more wandering

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Nathan on Twitter

#106 Barbarian Banter

June 22nd, 2022


China video games

The lost art of letter writing

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Nathan on Twitter @SteelJanz & Ig @barbarianrhetoric


#105 Barbarian Banter

June 20th, 2022


Would you eat peanut butter, lettuce, and mayo sandwich?

You have to fight one animal, but you have to either shrink to it's size or it has to be the …

#104 Barbarian Banter

June 1st, 2022


Respect Cycle

Is seduction a form of power?

Freedom vs. safety 

Hive mind vs. master mind 

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Nathan on Twitter @SteelJanz & Ig

#103 Barbarian Banter

May 25th, 2022


Government mandate of electric car

Pick a movie. Keep one actor. The rest are muppets. 

Do we romanticize history?

What if we brought all our troops home.

Fart jar lady update — after retiring from selling farts in a …

#102 Barbarian Banter

May 18th, 2022


If everyone on the planet fought 1 v 1, the winner would only have to win 33 rounds to be crowned the winner. How many rounds do you think you would …

#101 Barbarian Banter

May 9th, 2022


What taxes would you do away with?

If sex was a fruit, which one would it be?

Would you rather lose all your old memories or never be able to make …

#100 Barbarian Banter

April 27th, 2022


100th episode, it has been a journey of learning, meeting new people, chatting with friends, and talking about everything under the sun and the moon.

For this episode, we threw the invites out, to many of the savage …

#99 Barbarian Banter

April 14th, 2022


Would you rather have extremely vivid dreams but it's 50/50 bad and good dreams or never dream again.

What do you think about us going back to the …

#98 Barbarian Banter

April 9th, 2022


Is history important?

Kings Queens Presidents Rulers that stay in office for life, is this better than changing leaders all the time?

When was the …

#97 Barbarian Banter

March 30th, 2022


Would you rather only be able to eat, read, watch, etc one thing for the rest of your life, or every time you watch listen or read something it can't …

#96 Barbarian Banter

March 24th, 2022


Bacon Bourbon update

“No shit, Sherlock/WTF?” file - article about how nuclear war would be a climate problem

Is time natural or a construct

Do you …

#95 Barbarian Banter

March 17th, 2022


Can you help someone who truly needs help if they don’t believe they need it?

Understanding motion vs. action by observing reactions to current …

#94 Barbarian Banter

March 10th, 2022


Olympic injury report - frozen penis

Can you be “too” blunt?

Believing in ourselves and our abilities

Who is responsible for your happiness?

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#93 Barbarian Banter

March 2nd, 2022


What is the most annoying thing you do that you are aware of?

What is something that everyone looks stupid doing?

What’s the weirdest thing a guest has done at your house?

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#92 Barbarian Banter

February 25th, 2022


Does height difference matter in a relationship?

Name an animal, besides a dog, you’ve been chased by

Are mashed potatoes just Irish guacamole?

#91 Barbarian Banter

February 16th, 2022


Normally I think the states will break up one day, tho what would happen if we expanded.

If we made Canada and Mexico states?

Would you fight someone …

#90 Barbarian Banter

February 11th, 2022


Are you bored with menu items of quick-stop places? Then check out how many have secret menu items.

“Living in the future” to avoid dealing with our …

#89 Barbarian Banter

February 3rd, 2022


Down the rabbit hole this week for sure, well several to be precise

What’s the greatest question ever asked in a movie?

If I walk 10,000 steps but …

#88 Barbarian Banter

January 26th, 2022


From funny to adversity, talk about hitting both ends of the spectrum.

Strange or funny things you have seen driving down the road?

Who would win in …

#87 Barbarian Banter

January 19th, 2022


Last week was urinals so, of course, this week is farts.

Do you think we could sell farts in a jar for $50k each?

Writing down your ideas

What …

#86 Barbarian Banter

January 14th, 2022


From a PSA to Urinal height

Who is worthy to what is philosophy (which no matter what will always give JimeeGee hell about)

Sit back have a good laugh, and maybe learn something along the way.

Twitter @HeavyMetalCJ

#85 Barbarian Banter

January 5th, 2022


Got a new game for Christmas call vote, so why not ask some of the questions here.

Who always calls you on your birthday?

Who cant walk a block without someone saying Hi to you?

Who is smarter than people think?

Who got …

#84 Barbarian Banter

December 29th, 2021


Questions of the week that we have answers for,

What movie should have never been remade or given a sequel? And which movie deserves a remake or a …

#83 Barbarian Banter

December 22nd, 2021


Christmas is here and we have the special for it, laugh along on this ride through the holiday.

Grinch in Whoville conspiracy theory

Best Christmas …

#82 Barbarian Banter

December 16th, 2021


Looking to the past to help with the future.

Historical perspective on kids/young adults and weapons/battle/war

Is history false?

100 books every …

#81 Barbarian Banter

December 9th, 2021


Join us for some serious thoughts and a few laughs.

Suicide spikes happen during the holidays, time to up your awareness.

The Power of Music & …

#80 Barbarian Banter

December 1st, 2021


Off the wall information podcast for you this week of

Weird Guinness world records


Did you know?????

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Nathan on Twitter

#79 Barbarian Banter

November 23rd, 2021


Back on track with the Thanksgiving Special

Best and worst foods for Thanksgiving

Traditions Past and Present.

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Nathan on Twitter

#78 Barbarian Banter

November 21st, 2021


Dead bodies



and then we go off the deep end.

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Nathan on Twitter @SteelJanz & Ig @barbarianrhetoric


#77 Barbarian Banter

November 19th, 2021


Halloween Special

Best Halloween Candy

Halloween memories/traditions

Haunted Houses

Best Halloween Costumes

Are ghosts real?

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Nathan …

#76 Barbarian Banter

November 17th, 2021


Another crazy week down of enjoying life and see what it will throw at us next.

This week
Favorite movie candy/snacks

Chatting about movies

Idiots in cars

Gym stories

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#75 Barbarian Banter

November 16th, 2021


Been going down deep rabbit holes of late, so this week back to some fun stuff from the internet.
Enjoy and a laugh along with us. 

1. Would you …

#74 Barbarian Banter

October 25th, 2021


This week instead of questions, more along the lines of thoughts that have been rolling around in our heads.

Thoughts of the week

Overcoming fear

#73 Barbarian Banter

October 12th, 2021


Concepts and ideas that we often take for granted, lead down some interesting rabbit holes of discussion. 


How would you defend …

#72 Barbarian Banter w/Cooper

September 29th, 2021


Cooper Jakes joins us again this week with his thoughts and opinions.  

Diving into a few questions, our conversations go wide, sometimes it is fun …

#71 Barbarian Banter

September 23rd, 2021


Some questions we have been throwing around at each other behind the scenes, and in our simple mindset were like wait need to do a podcast on these too many good thoughts to keep to ourselves. 


The power of …

#70 Barbarian Banter

September 15th, 2021


With CJ back, the rust knocked off, and getting back on track of podcasts that we have planned out.

This week we finish up our Barbarian thoughts by discussing the Barbarian Mindset, in no way all-encompassing more …

#69 Barbarian Banter

September 8th, 2021


CJ has returned from his Grand Adventure, we give him hell to welcome him back. What else would we do?

Grand News, Epic sites, and a few tips on …

#68 Barbarian Banter

September 1st, 2021


CJ is still AWOL, so JimeeGee and I take the mantle on ourselves of carrying the torch to the masses of barbarians out there.

How does one spend their energy?

What does it mean to be a high-value man?

#67 Barbarian Banter

August 25th, 2021


CJ is off adventuring in the wild.
So to fill in this week we got the handsome Nick Lowary as young smart (ass) guy to fill in.

We start with our usual that led to a great conversation about pushing yourself too do …

#66 Barbarian Banter

August 18th, 2021


Roosh V published an article entitled 9 Signs You’re a Barbarian. Naturally, as barbarians, we couldn’t pass up the opportunity to review and react.

#65 Barbarian Banter

August 14th, 2021


Roosh V published an article entitled 9 Signs You’re a Barbarian. Naturally, as barbarians, we couldn’t pass up the opportunity to review and react. 

#64 Barbarian Banter

August 7th, 2021


When dumb things on the internet make you go hmmmm, of course, you have to ask your friends their opinions.

Should men have a thigh gap?

What are …

#63 Barbarian Banter w/Tex

July 29th, 2021


This week the stars aligned and we were able to catch our good friend Tex

Questions were a bit of a rollercoaster, and fun as all get out. 

What …

#62 Barbarian Banter

July 21st, 2021


Back with some questions from ask the internet.
Rapid-fire questions keep one on your toes and you have to think fast.

1. Would you rather have sex …

#61 Barbarian Banter

July 18th, 2021


Taking a look at how history shapes the future and JimeeGee gets Nathan ranting just a bit. 

1. Why isn’t there another Evil Knievel?

2. If someone asked you to recommend one movie, album, book, piece of artwork, or …

#60 Barbarian Banter w/Anthony Migliorino

July 3rd, 2021


One of the first guests I had on the show Anthony Migliorino is back to have some fun and share his thoughts on a few questions JimeeGee cooked up.  

#59 Barbarian Banter 27

June 28th, 2021


A few quick-fire questions this week for a change of pace and some fun

Answer the Internet by Barstool Sports

Would you rather wear cargo shorts …

#58 Barbarian Banter w/Cooper

June 19th, 2021


This week on Barbarian Banter we had the host from The Flame Within Podcast  Cooper Jakes

He is a powerful and intense man, bringing his knowledge to …

#57 "Barbarian Banter 25"

June 9th, 2021


Grow, expand, develop, and see where your path will take you.
Locking yourself in a box only leads to stagnation.

This week's questions, we dug deep with our thoughts.

1. If you had a tracker that showed everything …

#56 "Barbarian Banter 24"

June 8th, 2021


Only a couple of questions led to long thoughts.

A bit harder than thought it would be and still thinking about this one.
If you could have lunch …

#55 "Barbarian Banter 23"

May 29th, 2021


Question for the listeners this week, would you be interested in seeing Barbarian Banter via video? Or good with just listening to us?
Reach out to …

#54 "Barbarian Banter 22"

May 22nd, 2021


When you get hit with a question and need to answer right then, it is normally a gut reaction, leading to some amusing and interesting thoughts. There are times when certain questions get stuck in my head, and the good …

#53 "Barbarian Banter 21"

May 17th, 2021


Some questions get stuck in your head and you wonder what others think. It is always fun to see where things go. 

Questions for this week.

1. Why do you lift or train?

2. Why do you think that people with an …

#52 "Barbarian Banter 20"

May 5th, 2021


This week on Barbarian Banter, Mugs who has been on before comes back to hang out.

Out of our norm, we hit one question this week.

How to maintain a balanced life?
Related to work, family, and most importantly …

#51 "Barbarian Banter 19" Part Two of The Snowflake Test

May 2nd, 2021


Part Two of the Snowflake Test

We finish up the snowflake test in good order, this was a fun one to do.
We are thinking another test would be fun to …

#50 The Good and Evil of Power

April 25th, 2021


Everyone once in a while, a good show comes on
This time around, Billions
Which JimeeGee got hooked on then hooked myself and CJ
The main reason is how the show portrays POWER, both on the financial side and the …

#49 "Barbarian Banter 18" Snowflake Test Part One

April 21st, 2021


Part One of the Snowflake Test

Good old Padre came across this test and thought it would be a good idea to see if we are snowflakes here on the …

#48 "Barbarian Banter 17"

April 15th, 2021


From immortality to what can kill us, knowing when to flip the switch on humor, laughter is a great medicine that we have in spades. Come along as we hit on some questions that make one think beyond the box we often …

#47 "A wandering conversation" w/Cody Chappel

April 11th, 2021


With plenty of laughs along the way, Cody and I wander down some deep valleys of thought.

How our views change, strengthens us as men, as we raise our sons and getting them into a healthy frame of mind and lifestyle to …

#46 "Barbarian Banter 16"

April 8th, 2021


Vacations, house hunting, projects, life is busy, making some time to sit down and talk priceless.
Then add in some thought-provoking or off-the-wall questions, and it makes time fly by with a bunch of chuckles.

Sit …

#45 "Thinking in ones and zeros" w/Chris The Beard Report

April 3rd, 2021


This week on the Barbarian Rhetoric Podcast, I sit down with Chris, who is the man behind

Strength, Discipline, Integrity, Leadership

His first article on binary mindset caught my attention; we dig …

#44 "Barbarian Banter 15"

March 25th, 2021


Battling the busy schedule, the barbarians carve some time for a conversation and answer some questions.

Barbarian Banter serves two purposes; …

#43 "Barbarian Banter 14" Special Edition On Marriage

March 19th, 2021


The barbarians this week dive into the topics on marriage from some submitted questions. 

Don't worry, we still plenty of laughs to be had.

Plus, Padre joins along in the fun, between chasing lambs and dodging storms.

#42 "Barbarian Banter 13"

March 11th, 2021


Another fun week, sit back and enjoy your favorite beverage. 

1. When reading texts/ messages from other people, do you read it in their voice or your voice?

2. How do you deal with creative block?

3. How do you deal …

#41 "Barbarian Banter 12"

March 7th, 2021


Ever read something and wonder what do your friends think? Or see something, and you want your friend's opinions?
As we gathered around this week, that is where most of these questions stemmed from. 

1. Thoughts of …

#40 "Barbarian Banter 11"

February 22nd, 2021


This week's conversation was flowing, and the next thing we knew, it had been two hours.
Get comfy with your favorite beverage as JimeeGee, CJ, …

#39 "Barbarian Banter 010"

February 20th, 2021


There are days getting schedules to line up can be entertaining, to say the least.
We made it happen though, sit back and enjoy another week of …

#38 " Barbarian Banter 009"

February 12th, 2021


Recently CJ and I made it out to JimeeGees house for some good fellowship in person.

We pushed each other in the gym.

We enjoy some cigars and drinks.

Then we sat down, removed the digital pixels, and had some fun …

#37 "The Most Interesting Man" w/Scott Ortlip

January 31st, 2021


I have the pleasure of welcoming Scott Ortlip back.

Who is quickly becoming the most interesting man in the world.

Quitting the corporate world to working on the farm, then taking some time to ski before the next …

#36 "Barbarian Banter 008"

January 27th, 2021


CJ, JimeeGee, and Nathan

Joseph Smith joins along with us.

With an added barbarian in the mix to spice things up, come along the twists and turns of this week's conversation.

Triumph and Blunders

Come along for the …

#35 "Barbarian Banter 007"

January 20th, 2021


CJ, JimeeGee, and Nathan

Add a bit of tired into the mix, and let the good times roll.
Once the laughter started it was game on.
Come have a laugh …

#34 "Rolling Rock Brothers 4" w/ Cody, Jerry, & Scott

January 16th, 2021


What can I say, I always have a blast with the Rolling Rock Brothers.
They made some time for me to hang out with them after they beat each other …

#33 "Barbarian Banter 006"

January 12th, 2021


Back again with CJ and JimeeGee

We catch up on what has been going on.
Always looking for good ideas, we share some good and bad from the past.

#32 "Barbarian Banter 005"

January 9th, 2021


This week along with CJ and JimeeGee, Mugs (aka Doug McCoy) hung out with us for some of our crazy Q & A
I was even surprised by the end question, that Mugs had an answer.
Several tears of joy were shared during …

#31 "Buying A New Car" w/Doug McCoy

January 9th, 2021


Doug is back for round three. 

Jumping into the realm of buying cars, specifically new ones.
We chat about how the used car market is not what it use to be and you can get more bang for your buck with interest rates …

#30 "Barbarian Banter 004"

January 9th, 2021


Back again with CJ and JimeeGee

We catch up on what been going on then dive into some questions.
Come along for the wild ride of conversation.

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IG @heavymetalcj

Twitter @JimeeGee

#29 "Time to Prepare" w/Kevin Comer

December 21st, 2020


This week I was able to sit down with a good friend of mine Kevin Comer. He has an adventurous heart.

The first part of our conversation revolves …

#28 "Barbarian Banter 003"

December 16th, 2020


This week on Barbarian Banter we more answer to questions that you didn't know need answering and a couple of thought-provoking ones.

You're getting ready to hit a PR on deadlifts. What song are you throwing on? 

#27 "Powerhouse' w/ Joel Blanton and Joseph Shoemaker

December 11th, 2020


A powerhouse of energy and thought in this episode of the BR Podcast with Joe and Joel.  We dive into how energy affects not only us but the world around us. As we age the start of decluttering and things we do keep …

#26 "Barbarian Banter 002"

December 9th, 2020


This week on the BR Podcast I sit down with a couple of other barbarians and we answer some more questions and we end up in the gutter quickly - in …

#25 "The Face Man" w/ Cody Carter

December 4th, 2020


I was able to sit down with the newest full-time member of Rolling Rock Radio Cody Carter.  We got to know each other a bit before I wandered back …

#24 "Barbarian Banter 001"

November 29th, 2020


This week on the BR Podcast I sit down with a couple of other barbarians and we answer some questions. Humor ensues with a few serious thoughts along the way.


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IG @heavymetalcj


#23 "Kiwi Adventure" W/Damon - Graeme - Mark

November 7th, 2020


I have had all three Kiwis' on before, now all together for an excellent conversation revolving around New Zealand. Their adventures, New Zealand in …

#22 " Journey of a Father" w/T Wayne Hicks

October 31st, 2020


Who is the man of A Father's Journey?

In this week's episode, Nathan hosts T Wayne Hicks, digging into how A Father's Journey.
How it has evolved …

#021 "Rolling Rock Brothers" w/Scott & Jerry

October 24th, 2020


Not long ago, I started a conversation with Scott & Jerry over on their podcast Rolling Rock Radio
You can grab Episode 18 Here with yours truly.

#020 "Turning Wrenches Round Two" w/ Doug McCoy

October 18th, 2020


Nathan hosts Doug, aka Mugs.

In this round two, a couple of tool junkies take a look at the basic tools you need to get started as a mechanic, …

#019 "Music Madness" w/Mike

October 11th, 2020


Mike has a love for music. With his wife Ginger, they started a youtube channel, Play It Again with Mike and Ginger, with well over 100 videos.  They showcase a lot of candian music groups that you may never have heard …

#018 "Mathematics and Muscles" w/ Damon Whitten and Graeme Smith

October 2nd, 2020


Nathan sits down with Damon and Graeme two Kiwi's from the future. 

People learn in different ways and speeds, one major point that is discussed is …

#017 "Legacy Story" w/Mike Polnik

September 26th, 2020


Nathan hosts Mike Polnik,  

Starting off in the midst of WW2 with Mike's Grandfather, to the man his father is,  to where Mike is today.
How the …

#016 "Environmental Mythology" w/ Mark

September 19th, 2020


Nathan hosts Mark, an environmental and marine scientist; they dig into some of the myths people believe about how corporations and environmentalists work or don't work together. 

Thoughts of how climate change is real …

#015 "Turning Wrenches" w/Doug McCoy

September 13th, 2020


Nathan hosts Doug, aka Mugs. We take a look at his journey to becoming a mechanic. Some funny stories along the way.  Some of the differences between …

#014 "Elder Knowledge" w/ Joe Shoemaker & Scot Ortlip

September 6th, 2020


Nathan hosts Joe, a father, leader, elder of knowledge & Scott, a young man with a passion and thirst for knowledge.  The mindset & action of being a ritual elder to the discussion of initiations the men have as …

#013 "Philosophy's Labrynith" w/ Michael Cooper

August 29th, 2020


In a roller-coaster of a philosophical conversation, Nathan and Michael dig into history with "Failure of The Enlightenment." 

Follow Michael on …

#012 "The Russian Connection" w/ Avtoritet

August 22nd, 2020


In this episode Nathan sits down with phenom Avtoritet to discuss Mega Threads, cigars and family.

Follow Nathan on Twitter @SteelJanz

Follow …

#011 "Beast Mode Engaged" w/ Joel Blanton

August 14th, 2020


Nathan talks with the Baby Silverback himself, Joel Blanton, about Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu, leadership, energy, and connecting with nature.

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#010 "Bold & Adventurous" w/ Nick Lowary

August 8th, 2020


Nathan is joined by Nick Lowary to discuss mountaineering & leadership.

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#009 "The Endless Cycle" w/ Jay L

August 1st, 2020


In this episode, Nathan sits down with Canadian cyclist Jay L to discuss his passion for cycling and music and how they shaped his life, as well as …

#008 Round Table Discussion 2 "Fathers & Daughters"

July 25th, 2020


Nathan sits down with four men to discuss a topic yet to be touched upon, and one of great importance:  being fathers of ONLY girls.

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#007 "The Christian & the Pagan" w/ Joe Shoemaker & Joseph Smith

July 18th, 2020


Nathan hosts Joseph, a Christian pastor & Joe, a Pagan weightlifter, as they have a civilized, common ground discussion regarding their differing …

#006 "Is It All Speculative?" w/ Neovictorian & Graeme Smith

July 11th, 2020


Nathan sits down with Graeme Smith & Neovictorian to discuss a variety of topics from The reHumanist Manifesto & Scientology to sex scenes in …

#005 "Rise of the Argonaut" w/ Jayson the Argonaut

July 4th, 2020


Jayson the Argonaut is a fitness & empowerment coach who also hosts a podcast of his own. In this episode, he sits down with Nathan to discuss …

#004 "Fathers & Sons" hosted by Nathan

June 27th, 2020


Nathan, Anthony, Colton, and Jerry, all fathers of teenage boys, sit down to discuss the trials of being fathers to teen sons, as well as the tests …

#003 "Looking to the Future through Peaceful Fatherhood" w/ Anthony Migliorino

June 21st, 2020


Nathan and Anthony sit down to discuss the polite savage's upcoming website, peaceful fathers and parenting and looking to the future with our sons …

#002 Sanity & Reality w/ Neovictorian

June 13th, 2020


In this episode, Nathan sits down with author Neovictorian to discuss his novels Sanity &Reality among other topics. 

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#001 Round Table Discussion 1 - World Decline

June 6th, 2020


Steel Janz & Jayson the Argonaut co-host this episode featuring four of our Barbarian Rhetoric brothers to discuss world decline, lack of …

"Do You Know Your Final Death Song?" by Steel Janz

May 23rd, 2020


Do you know what's coming, and more importantly, are you prepared for it?

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"To Him Who is in Fear" by J. M. Shoemaker

May 4th, 2020


A powerful write-up on fear, how it affects us & how to go forth in spite of it.

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"If You Are Miserable, It Is Your Own Fault" by Padre

May 2nd, 2020


The first in a series of audio blogs from the writers behind Barbarian Rhetoric.


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