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The Big Ones

Maria Blasucci and Amanda Lund

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Life's BIG questions are hard to answer but fun to discuss because they force you to look deep inside yourself! Join Maria Blasucci, Amanda Lund and special guests as they discuss life's BIG ONES. Each week will be a new ethical question ranging from...Show More
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1:11:13 | Sep 3rd

This week we welcome the wonderfully talented Jessie Ennis to the podcast to discuss what we would do if we were faced with having the option to know the secrets of the universe! It gets wild! We also talk about some I Got Your Girl stories and wheth...Show More

1:05:00 | Aug 27th

Ali Segel and Melissa Stetten help us figure out a dilemma revolving around a death bed confession. It gets wild! Check out Ali and Melissa's podcast, WEB CRAWLERS which Maria also produces! Follow us on twitter @thebigonespod and email us your BIG...Show More

1:09:27 | Aug 20th

This week, the hilarious Dan Ahdoot of the Green Eggs and Dan podcast, stops by to discuss the ethical implications surrounding gene editing and brain rewiring in the womb! A fun time is had by all! Email us at thebigonespodcast@gmail.com Follow us...Show More

1:08:58 | Aug 13th

This week we welcome ex WME agent and current producer/writer Lindsey McManus to talk about whether it's morally right to be mean and feared as a boss. We also discuss forbidden love and growing up with the most famous pop star in the world, Ms. Tayl...Show More

1:05:52 | Aug 6th

Would you send autonomous, killer-robots into war? The Big Ones, Maria and Amanda, discuss this ethical dilemma with return guest, Brian Shuff! They also revisit the question, can you separate the art from the artist? What do you do when a Michael Ja...Show More

48:23 | Aug 2nd

Hey everyone! We have uploaded a special episode to give you a peek behind the Patreon curtain. For those of you who already subscribe to Patreon, this priceless content is nothing new because you are awesome and are already at the party. For those o...Show More

52:18 | Jul 30th

Fine tune your morality muscle with the season five premiere of The Big Ones! Maria and Amanda discuss the morality of kissing cousins, cannibalism and spoilers with fellow Earios darling, Rebecca Delgado Smith! Check out Rebecca's podcast, THE ALARM...Show More

1:05:19 | May 14th

Would you choose love from your head or your heart?

1:18:05 | May 7th

Would you build a killing machine to save your family?

07:58 | Apr 29th

Maria and Amanda give you 8 minutes of premium content while also announcing something sad about this week's episode.

1:23:03 | Apr 23rd

Would you tell your best friend that you accidentally switched out her insemination sperm?

1:19:19 | Apr 16th

Is it right to imprison someone for a crime they were destined to commit, but didn't yet commit?

1:16:48 | Apr 9th

Would you choose love or a career? And how far would you go for your career?

1:14:23 | Apr 1st

Would you murder a serial killer who killed your wife if it meant you'd be fulfilling his wishes?

1:08:54 | Mar 25th

If given a look into the future... would you change your course to save yourself from imminent heartbreak?

58:52 | Mar 12th

Would you sacrifice yourself to protect the world from your own deadly invention?

1:02:41 | Mar 5th

Would you rat out your friends to save yourself?

1:12:55 | Feb 18th

Would you wake up your cryogenically frozen friend to save yourself from a life of boredom?

1:01:46 | Feb 12th

Would you have a savior child to save your sick child?

1:11:58 | Jan 29th

Could you still love your significant other after seeing how they perform in crisis?

1:12:53 | Jan 22nd

Would you compromise your art for fame and money?

1:45:39 | Jan 15th

What would you and your spouse do if presented with an Indecent Proposal?

1:03:42 | Aug 16th, 2018

Would you change art to suit your own aesthetic?

1:19:27 | Aug 9th, 2018

What would you do if you made a REALLY big mistake as president?

1:27:25 | Aug 2nd, 2018

Would you impersonate someone in power?

1:21:29 | Jul 26th, 2018

A story of a girl crossing a river to get to the boy she loves.

1:10:29 | Jul 12th, 2018

Would you betray your country for personal gain?

1:23:54 | Jun 28th, 2018

How far would you go to protect your child?

1:11:33 | Jun 21st, 2018

Would you allow your daughter to date a robot?

1:17:32 | Jun 14th, 2018

Would you allow a self aware gorilla to play in the NFL?

1:17:58 | Jun 7th, 2018

An episode with tons of moral question questions about making babies in the modern world.
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1:18:38 | May 31st, 2018

Winning the lottery is cool. Splitting it with a stranger is not.
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1:17:47 | May 24th, 2018

Would you love someone knowing that it would inevitably end in heartache?
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1:16:20 | May 17th, 2018

If you woke up as Beyonce, would you perform in the Super Bowl that very same day?
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1:10:20 | Apr 19th, 2018

You are abducted with your best friend and a stranger...
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1:17:12 | Apr 10th, 2018

The boys from The James Bonding Podcast drop by to discuss the Vesper dilemma.
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1:14:36 | Apr 5th, 2018

Would you name names in 1950s Hollywood?
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1:01:33 | Mar 29th, 2018

Do you deserve to go to space with Oprah and Jennifer Lawrence?
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1:20:07 | Mar 22nd, 2018

It's 1850 and a societal outcast is asked to join the circus. Should he go?
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1:12:06 | Mar 15th, 2018

You're an honorable judge. Can you uphold the law under any circumstance?
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1:11:22 | Mar 8th, 2018

Who out of you and your friends deserves to live?
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1:19:00 | Mar 1st, 2018

Your ferry or their ferry?
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1:13:56 | Feb 22nd, 2018

Would you turn a blind eye to live in complete happiness?
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1:10:22 | Feb 15th, 2018

Would you torture someone to save lives?
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1:17:08 | Feb 8th, 2018

Can you separate the ART from the ARTIST?
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1:04:52 | Feb 1st, 2018

Would you return a baby that didn't belong to you...
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1:16:46 | Jan 25th, 2018

Craig Anstett joins Maria and Amanda to discuss the potential dystopian future that is posed through Roko’s Basilisk.
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1:06:01 | Jan 18th, 2018

Steve Agee grapples with a fiery dilemma filled with animals and old women!
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1:16:46 | Jan 11th, 2018

Martin Gero and Melissa Stetten discuss the moral quandary of a relationship rooted in magic!
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56:00 | Dec 21st, 2017

Maria and Amanda answer listener "little big ones" and talk about the good deed challenge of the week!
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1:13:54 | Dec 7th, 2017

Taran Killam joins Amanda and Maria to discuss spousal alien abduction!
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1:28:50 | Nov 30th, 2017

Angela Trimbur stops by to discuss The Experience Machine!
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35:52 | Nov 23rd, 2017

OUR FIRST MINISODE!
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1:17:10 | Nov 16th, 2017

Derek Waters joins us to discuss the repercussions of infidelity and the inevitable passion that would take place if two sexy strangers crash landed on a desert island!
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1:15:02 | Nov 9th, 2017

Would you choose beauty or brains?
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1:14:03 | Nov 2nd, 2017

To expel or not to expel-THAT is the DILEMMA!
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1:02:45 | Oct 26th, 2017

This week we welcome Luka Jones to discuss moral luck and how far you'd go for a friend!
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1:02:01 | Oct 19th, 2017

This week we welcome fellow Pistol Shrimp, Stephanie Allynne and discuss weddings, infidelity, and how to handle a dilemma that has both!
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36:39 | Sep 27th, 2017

Would you kill your baby to save 25 people?