Matt and Jay discuss the benefits of COVID-19, why masks are making America more attractive, coronavirus and traffic, Chris Hemsworth’s free 10-minute video bodyweight workout, becoming mentally strong during coronavirus… and much more!
Our “Sexual Magnetism” book is coming soon! We’ll be offering limited advanced copies and deep discounts but ONLY if you’ve signed up for our email list! To sign up head over to https://www.wearesuperiormen.com/join/
For faster access, tell your mobile assistant or smart speaker “Play ‘The Superior Men Podcast’!”
Make sure to listen to our 30-minute book review show “The Superior Men Bookcast” – available now with your TSMP subscription. Bookcast #15 “The 4-Hour Workweek” is coming June 30th!
Ep. 46 – The Benefits of COVID-19
11:00 – The beginning of the Coronavirus
13:00 – Masks have been worn for over a hundred years in Asian countries
16:00 – People more attractive when wearing masks
18:30 – COVID-19 predictions: Generally inaccurate
21:00 – The biggest problem with the coronavirus: We don’t know how bad it really could be – and we won’t know until later
23:30 – Is the worst behind us? Or is the worst still to come?
26:30 – Predicting the pandemic & Jay’s problems with math
29:00 – Matt’s COVID cost/benefit analysis
33:30 – Does government have a right to determine which businesses are essential vs non-essential?
36:30 – Sooner or later, money will become more important than (some) human lives
40:30 – Jay can’t massage right now because…rules
47:00 – If restrictive rules remain in place for too long, the American people will rise up and dissent
48:30 – Right now is a fascinating social experiment: How will each of the 50 states respond to the coronavirus?
52:00 – Re-evaluating what’s valuable during chaotic transitions
54:00 – The Benefits of COVID-19 — Benefit #1: Coronavirus + Traffic = Happiness
55:30 – Benefit #2: Time off work = Time to do stuff “you never have time to do”
56:00 – Benefit #3: The opportunity to work at home
WASM Article: Setting Up Your Home Gym
58:00 – Benefit #4: No excuses – now you’re more available to workout at home
Chris Hemsworth’s 10 minute bodyweight program anyone can do from home (via Men’s Health)
Book: “You Are Your Own Gym: The Bible of Bodyweight Exercises” by Mark Lauren
63:00 – Benefit #5: Time to change habits: Working out, eating better, listening to more podcasts, listening to/reading some great books
65:30 – Benefit #6: An opportunity to redo and remake your routine – and yourself!
68:30 – Benefit #7: More time with family
70:00 – Matt’s mom’s new video bookclub with her grandkids
72:00 – We WILL get through this – why not use this time so you’re stronger and better on the other side?
73:00 – Benefit #8: Amazing deals online for school right now
76:30 – “When there’s blood in the streets, buy property.”
78:30 – Now is the time to take advantage of the Coronavirus. Right now.