The Jolly Swagman Podcast


The Jolly Swagman Podcast is a top-rated weekly podcast featuring the world’s leading thinkers in various industries. Guests include short-sellers, soldiers, moral philosophers, former prime ministers, astronomers, investigative journalists, ex-central bank chiefs, evolutionary biologists, and Nobel Prize-winning economists. The one thing they have in common is contrarianism. This podcast aims to introduce listeners to some first-class heterodox thinkers and give them the tools and the temerity to be one too.

Some of the guests include:

  • Peter Singer, the world's most influential moral philosopher
  • Marc Cohodes, who the New York Times called "the most prominent short seller on Wall Street"
  • James Damore, the "Google memo" guy
  • Dr. Michael Mosley, BBC documentary-maker
  • Robin Dunbar, an evolutionary psychologist
  • Dr. Jemma Green, Co-Founder and Chair of Power Ledger
  • Don Watson, Paul Keating's prime ministerial speechwriter
  • Leonard Susskind, Stanford physics professor and one of the founders of String Theory
  • Alan Jones, Australia's most successful broadcaster
  • Matt Barrie, Founder and CEO of
  • Bob Lehrman, Al Gore's Vice Presidential speechwriter