Print this post Print this post

Counter-Currents Radio Podcast No. 290
Millenial Woes

184 words / 1:57:38

To listen in a player, click here. To download the mp3, right-click here and choose “save link as” or “save target as.”

Greg Johnson talks to Millenial Woes, a videomaker, writer, and speaker, about current events, pop culture, and your questions. Topics include:

  • 00:00:00 Woes comments on allegations
  • 00:06:30 What has Woes been up to?
  • 00:15:00 Does the current zeitgeist consider racism worse than murder?
  • 00:17:30 What happened to Lauren Chen?
  • 00:19:15 What is the greatest Scottish rock band?
  • 00:22:15 What have you been doing this summer?
  • 00:25:30 Thoughts on Douglas Murray
  • 00:28:10 Favorite movies
  • 00:42:20 Cryptocurrency
  • 00:44:00 Pop music favorites
  • 00:52:40 Brendan O’Neil and dishonesty
  • 00:59:15 David Hume vs. George Floyd
  • 01:10:30 Wallflower psychology and flawed parenting
  • 01:30:30 Dealing with haters
  • 01:41:00 Millennials
  • 01:46:40 Dealing with E-drama
  • 01:54:30 Millenniyule / Final words

If you want to support our work, please send us a donation by going to our Entropy page and selecting “send paid chat.” Entropy allows you to donate any amount from $3 and up. All comments will be read and discussed in the next episode of Counter-Currents Radio, which airs every Friday.

Don’t forget to sign up for the twice-monthly email Counter-Currents Newsletter for exclusive content, offers, and news.


This entry was posted in Counter-Currents Radio and tagged , , . Post a comment or leave a trackback: Trackback URL.


  1. Denim Wearer
    Posted September 15, 2020 at 6:30 am | Permalink

    Regarding genetic versus nurture and which is more acceptable to the individual, I think Rousseau is missing the point with the thrown shingle analogy. People want an excuse. They want someone else to blame (parents, siblings, associates, etc.) to exonerate themselves from responsibility and guilt. They are protecting their ego, their innate quality by blaming their environment. Kasparov(chesschamp) said something different but closely related which I think will help to unlock this. Why he asked do we praise the chess prodigy so much rather than the less innately talented person who got there through grit? It should be the other way around. The answer is easy; we are Darwinian creatures. We value genetic fitness above accomplishment. That’s why that obnoxious kid who aced the exam in high school always said “he didn’t even study,” but you heard from his friend that he studied for weeks. Why lie? To signal greater innate fitness. Ask yourself would you rather have a rep as a brilliant underachiever or as a dumb grind? Easy! Why does Brynhild become so enraged when she learns her husband is not the true seed of Odin in the Volsunga saga? Same.

    The same principle is at work with these “wallflowers” as Greg likes to call them, or willful losers. They don’t want to put their genetic fitness to the test. They are in an Edenic state of uncertainty now in which they have an out for their ego. To try and fail would create great psychic pain. I have friends like this. Ultimately, I’ve decided that grit and the will to compete and succeed, or conscientiousness perhaps, are themselves cognitive traits and faculties which some possess and others do not, as if some of us were simply meant to be talented stoners and video game players.

  2. William Atheling
    Posted September 15, 2020 at 9:46 am | Permalink

    Absolutely wonderful to hear Woes again and in conversation with Greg Johnson to boot. Two great thinkers and contributors to our movement.

  3. r1b1
    Posted September 15, 2020 at 7:31 pm | Permalink

    Can you give us the date at the start of these podcasts/streams? tia

  4. Francis XB
    Posted September 16, 2020 at 1:24 am | Permalink

    MW mentioned one of his favorite movies is Alien3. Check out the John Fasano/Vincent Ward draft of the screenplay (available at various locations around the webworks). Their version was rejected by the studio, though elements of it found their way into the Fincher film.

    Briefly, Ripley crash lands on a world run by a sect of monks who have built a universe unto a medieval vision of the mundane, heaven and hell. And into this world, Ripley has brought the demon-alien…

    The story has elements of the Divine Comedy and the Odyssey, as Ripley makes a journey both geographical and spiritual. It ends with an exorcism and spiritual renewal.

    The screenplay has gained something of a cult following online, with storyboards and such available. It’s worth checking out, given today’s crisis of faith in Western Civilization.

  5. Eric
    Posted September 24, 2020 at 4:33 pm | Permalink

    Dear Gregory Johnson,
    I want to say thank you for inviting Millenial Woes for an interview at Counter-Currents Radio (CCR). He mentioned that one of his favorite movies is Alien 3. Well, the movie was originally going to be directed by the New Zealander film maker Vincent Ward. He had a different vision for the film. The links below provide more information about his work.




  6. C J WHITE
    Posted September 26, 2020 at 12:14 pm | Permalink

    Smoking cessation, I had the same experience as Woes , I suddenly at the age of 25 stopped , with no cravings or withdrawl symptoms, yet once I knew a Professor who was a world expert in lung cancer who could not give up smoking.

Post a Comment

Your email is never published nor shared.
Comments are moderated. If you don't see your comment, please be patient. If approved, it will appear here soon. Do not post your comment a second time.
Required fields are marked *

You may use these HTML tags and attributes: <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <s> <strike> <strong>


This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

  • Our Titles

    White Identity Politics

    Here’s the Thing

    Trevor Lynch: Part Four of the Trilogy

    Graduate School with Heidegger

    It’s Okay to Be White


    The Enemy of Europe

    The World in Flames

    The White Nationalist Manifesto

    From Plato to Postmodernism

    The Gizmo

    Return of the Son of Trevor Lynch's CENSORED Guide to the Movies

    Toward a New Nationalism

    The Smut Book

    The Alternative Right

    My Nationalist Pony

    Dark Right: Batman Viewed From the Right

    The Philatelist

    Novel Folklore

    Confessions of an Anti-Feminist

    East and West

    Though We Be Dead, Yet Our Day Will Come

    White Like You

    The Homo and the Negro, Second Edition

    Numinous Machines

    Venus and Her Thugs


    North American New Right, vol. 2

    You Asked For It

    More Artists of the Right

    Extremists: Studies in Metapolitics


    The Importance of James Bond

    In Defense of Prejudice

    Confessions of a Reluctant Hater (2nd ed.)

    The Hypocrisies of Heaven

    Waking Up from the American Dream

    Green Nazis in Space!

    Truth, Justice, and a Nice White Country

    Heidegger in Chicago

    The End of an Era

    Sexual Utopia in Power

    What is a Rune? & Other Essays

    Son of Trevor Lynch's White Nationalist Guide to the Movies

    The Lightning & the Sun

    The Eldritch Evola

    Western Civilization Bites Back

    New Right vs. Old Right

    Lost Violent Souls

    Journey Late at Night: Poems and Translations

    The Non-Hindu Indians & Indian Unity

    Baader Meinhof ceramic pistol, Charles Kraaft 2013

    Jonathan Bowden as Dirty Harry

    The Lost Philosopher, Second Expanded Edition

    Trevor Lynch's A White Nationalist Guide to the Movies

    And Time Rolls On

    The Homo & the Negro

    Artists of the Right

    North American New Right, Vol. 1

    Some Thoughts on Hitler

    Tikkun Olam and Other Poems

    Under the Nihil

    Summoning the Gods

    Hold Back This Day

    The Columbine Pilgrim

    Confessions of a Reluctant Hater

    Taking Our Own Side

    Toward the White Republic

    Distributed Titles


    The Node

    The New Austerities

    Morning Crafts

    The Passing of a Profit & Other Forgotten Stories

    Gold in the Furnace