DiscoverThe Jordan Harbinger Show219: Adam Savage | Every Tool's a Hammer
219: Adam Savage | Every Tool's a Hammer

219: Adam Savage | Every Tool's a Hammer

Update: 2019-07-025


Adam Savage (@donttrythis) is a special effects designer, educator, actor, former cohost of MythBusters, current host of Savage Builds (both on Discovery Channel), and author of Every Tool’s a Hammer: Life Is What You Make It.

What We Discuss with Adam Savage:

  • What you have to gain by paying heed to your obsessions.

  • The sublime benefits of real expertise.

  • How deadlines spur action past the bottleneck of intended perfection.

  • The universality of imposter syndrome.

  • How an expanded vocabulary leads to unexplored solutions.

  • And much more…

Full show notes and resources can be found here:

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Comments (4)

Sarah M

I loved this show with Adam savage. Great to hear his stories. Btw what happened to Jason's nick names at the end? I loved those. they always made me smile.

Jul 22nd

Jordan Harbinger

Sarah M Ah we got rid of those. figured most people wouldn’t even notice. Haha ;)

Jul 23rd

Alan Keller

I have used Chicago screws and haven't known what they were called. Nice! Keep up the good work!

Jul 4th

Jordan Harbinger

Alan Keller :)

Jul 4th
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219: Adam Savage | Every Tool's a Hammer

219: Adam Savage | Every Tool's a Hammer

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