The Important Thing

Spend a bit of your life listening and learning about this week’s Important Thing with Michael Lopp and Lyle Troxell.
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Oct 23, 2022

Our 62nd episode is a little all over the place, but it works. 

Oct 11, 2022

Our 61st episode discusses privacy on the Internet: why we need more education, how much your data is worth, and what parts of privacy need to change. 

Oct 9, 2022

In our 60th episode, we talk about the ins and outs of jury duty. 

Oct 1, 2022

In our 59th episode, we discuss why when you need to use the mice, there is a good chance you are failing.

Sep 24, 2022

Our 58th episode discusses the importance of numbers and their value in remembering things. It's better than it reads. 

Sep 19, 2022

In our 57th episode, we talk about how editing makes everything better.

Aug 21, 2022

In our 56th episode, we talk about Lyle's recent month of podcasting adventures. 

Jul 4, 2022

In our 55th episode, we return to familiar territory with special guest John Siracusa. The topic? Destiny 2 and why many, many years again, we continue to play every single day. 

Interested in our Destiny Slack? Figure out how to mail me, and I'll send you an invite. 


Jun 25, 2022

In our 54th episode, we revisit the familiar theme of productivity and how we swear... this time... we figured it out!

Jun 11, 2022

In our 53rd episode, we revisit the prior 52 episodes and talk about what we've learned. 

May 20, 2022

In our 52nd episode, we discuss the question, "Can you effectively manage people doing jobs you don't understand?"

May 15, 2022
In our 51st episode, we discuss the importance of names… and pronouncing them. 
Jan 28, 2022
50 episodes later, we're talking about the clothes on the floor. 
Jan 18, 2022
In the rainy 49th episode, we discuss the weather and weather-related detritus.