The Geniuses have been in high demand recently and due to their hectic travel schedules and are forced to Skype it out this week thanks to Dental Hack Alan Mead and his luxurious recording set up. Josh gives Mike an update on the progression of his lecturing career and they discuss the high of having a lecture go well. Mike asks Josh about the Seattle Study Club and they discuss why Mike thinks he’s considered an outsider by those folks. The guys then discuss different lecture formats and what works well. Mike talks about what its like to get lecture evaluations from attendees. Alan Mead chimes in and the crew discusses some of the best lecturers they have ever seen. Mike tells a story about finding a mattress on the street and a discussion about the dirtiness of hotel rooms ensues. Josh reads a listener email about a gastronomic adventure in Paris.