Johann Hari is a Swiss-English writer, journalist and author of Chasing the Scream and Lost Connections: Uncovering the Real Causes of Depression and the Unexpected Solutions. Johann sits down in the attic to debate Dax on his theory of addiction, the problem with policies based on shame and punishment, and intrinsic vs extrinsic reasoning. Dax points out the problems with labeling mental illness as a permanent condition and Johann explains that we live in the loneliest society there has ever been.
Armchair Expert Live from Los Angeles at the Theatre at Ace Hotel. January 17th, 2019.
This episode features “Sisyphus” by Andrew Bird off his new album “My Finest Work Yet” and “Oopsies” by Bob Mervak & Kristen Bell.
Gwyneth Paltrow (Shakespeare in Love, Emma, Seven, Iron Man) is an American actress and owner of a natural health company, Goop. Gwyneth sits down with the Armchair Expert in this special crossover episode to talk about her relationship to fear and control, intentional parenting and her profound...
Evan Rachel Wood (Thirteen, Across the Universe, Mildred Pierce, Westworld) is an American actress, activist, and musician. She sits down with the Armchair Expert to discuss her childhood growing up amongst adults, her young foray into the entertainment industry and she shares her experience with...