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How to get started on YouTube, how to start a YouTube channel in 2021, and how to be a YouTuber? To answer those big questions, I spoke to Tim Chantarangsu (formerly Timothy DeLaGhetto) about YouTuber trends, YouTube creator advice, and his thoughts on viral content creation. We also talked about his infamous Wild N Out episode with Azealia Banks, his appearance in the Drake x Justin Bieber music video, and went in-depth on his move retiring the name "Timothy DeLaGhetto".


There are a lot of videos out there that claim to tell you how to become a famous YouTuber or how much money a YouTuber makes but very few people have actually done what they’re advising. Tim Chantarangsu is a reputable voice because he’s been a successful content creator for well over a decade.



Win a PlayStation 5: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UClI47mgefRuLsOElux1HXjA


Important note - Tim is a real-life friend and mentor of mine for as long as I could remember, so this interview was much more casual than my typical episodes and this was the first episode I ever recorded so I apologize for any poor audio moments or errors. Other than that, I hope you enjoy this episode!

Check out Tim Chantarangsu’s popular podcast “No Chaser” here: https://www.youtube.com/user/TimothyDeLaGhetto2

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Takis (real name Peter Takis) is a DJ/ producer from Winnipeg, Canada.

Do we see reality as it is, do we exist inside the story that the brain tells itself, are we living in a simulation? Those are some of life’s biggest philosophical questions, thankfully Cognitive scientist Donald Hoffman helps explain all of the above including the case against reality, the conscious agent theory, and if reality is “false”. I initially called Donald Hoffman after watching his Ted Talk “Do we see reality as it is?” to discuss the simulation argument, is reality real, and if A.I. superintelligence can construct reality for us.


Most of us are pretty certain that we see reality “as it is” but Donald Hoffman suggests that mathematical models based on evolution by natural selection suggest that our strongest intuitions may be false. Donald believes that evolution gave us the equivalent of a computer interface that “hides” the real truth from us (ex: pixels, code, electrical voltages, etc) so that we can take action easily. We also covered the nature of consciousness, free will, synesthesia, the issues with space-time, causality, the self, and much more.



This was a mind-blowing talk and I tried to keep up the best I can, I hope you enjoy it!


Win a PS5: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UClI47mgefRuLsOElux1HXjA


Read more about Donald here: https://www.theatlantic.com/science/archive/2016/04/the-illusion-of-reality/479559/


Watch Donald’s Ted Talk “Do we see reality as it is?”:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oYp5XuGYqqY&ab_channel=TED


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https://www.takismusic.com/


Contact Takis:

welcomehometakis@gmail.com


Takis (real name Peter Takis) is a DJ/ producer from Winnipeg, Canada.







Meet Lenny Cooke, the high school basketball player who was once ranked higher than LeBron James. Today’s interview covers the tragic career of Lenny Cooke, a high school basketball prospect who was ranked higher than LeBron James, Carmelo Anthony, and Amare Stoudemire. I wanted to interview Lenny Cooke to find out what went wrong, what happened, why do a full documentary movie, and why NBA athletes go broke. Most importantly how can you go from the most hyped high school basketball player in the country to undrafted in the blink of an eye? How can you go from Lenny Cooke vs. LeBron James to what happened to Lenny Cooke?


Lenny Cooke was supposed to be the next great NBA superstar, they even made a documentary about him. Sadly, two decades later, while his once close friends are making millions, winning MVP awards, and championship rings, Lenny has still never touched an NBA court. Please keep in mind that some basketball fans believe that Lenny Cooke was NEVER better than Lebron James, it’s still a heated debate online to this day. I highly recommend watching the full Lenny Cooke documentary movie after this podcast for additional context.



Win a PS5: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UClI47mgefRuLsOElux1HXjA


Connect with Takis:

https://www.instagram.com/petertakis/

https://www.instagram.com/welcomehome.podcast/

https://twitter.com/petertakis

https://www.takismusic.com/


Contact Takis:

welcomehometakis@gmail.com


Takis (real name Peter Takis) is a DJ/ producer from Winnipeg, Canada.