Idea Factory Giveaway
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A guest-guided mapping expedition to the borders of human creativity. Join Jon, Besha, and a neverending series of guests as they search Jon's decade-deep pile of ideas for gold. Hear one you like? Take it and run! We just want credit (and a cut).

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    96 - Panopticon Nanny State

    Jon (@ferociousj), guest co-host Kelly (@enthusiosity), and special guest Ian Sayre (@iansayre) dig up ideas for snacks, comics-themed housewares, and terrible notions for dating and facial recognition implementations.

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    95 - To Edit a Cat

    Jon (@ferociousj), Besha (@besha), and special guest Ryan North (@ryanqnorth) discover powerful ideas for information & food distribution, conversational gambits, and pets before diving into an elaborate memento mori proposal.

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    94 - Daft Punk Wedding

    Jon (@ferociousj), Besha (@besha), and special guest Rachel (@rachelbinx) excavate some exceptional notions for improving Netflix, paper products we all need, building blocks for grownups, and a unique wedding concept.

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    93 - The Chronicles of You

    Jon (@ferociousj), Besha (@besha), and special guest Amy explore a panoply of ideas for improving the internet, car rentals, merchandising, and blogging before diving into even more excellent notions from Amy herself.

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    92 - Baby's First 808

    Jon (@ferociousj), Besha (@besha), and special guest Rachel (@rachelbinx) decloak quality notions for literature, musical instruments, and personal grooming products among others; contains spoilers(?) for Death's End if you were gonna read that one.

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    91 - The Great Mafia Bake Off

    Jon (@ferociousj), Besha (@besha), and special guest Amy uncover a wealth of game-changing ideas for TV shows and contextually valuable gadgetry before Amy drops some ideas of her own.

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    90 - Quantum Ghost Polycule

    Jon (@ferociousj), Besha (@besha), and special guest Danielle Henderson (@knottyyarn) unveil ideas for TV shows, cultural practices, mottos, and a musical begging to be made a reality.

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    89 - Human Enemy Capacity

    Jon (@ferociousj), Besha (@besha), and special guest Sara McHenry (@yellowcardigan) unearth ideas for apps, newsletters, and vital scientific research that needs doing.

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    88 - After-Action Report

    Jon (@ferociousj), guest co-host Kelly (@enthusiosity), and special guest Genevieve reveal essential truths about bad sex with hot people along with ideas for costumes, crafts, and a vital public service.

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    87 - The Rational Debate Club for Serious Thinkers

    Jon (@ferociousj), Besha (@besha), and special guest Sara McHenry (@yellowcardigan) dig up highly promising notions for fitness, parties, and entertainment along with a new national pastime.

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