Every week, Supercharged tackles a complex—and sometimes unusual—question about technology, science, psychology, and human existence to find out how we can approach life better in our rapidly changing world.

Got a question you'd like us to answer or comment for the show? Visit for lots of options! Check out our Subreddit, too! If you love the show, please help us keep making it! (This does not require a financial contribution.)

Hosted by Adam Dachis and Tommy Honton.

← Previous Episode   |   Next Episode →

81: Social Norm Override

November 11, 2015 at 6:15PM • 1 hour 26 minutes • Wiki Entry

This week on Supercharged we’re talking about another T-Mobile event, the American placebo effect, and whether or not it’s possible to override cultural standards.

No sponsor this week, so go tell your friends about the show! MAKE THEM LISTEN!!

Show Notes & Links Presented by CacheFly


  • Patrick's Recommendation: Watch Amazon Video and Stream Spotify on the new Apple TV with AirPlay
  • Darren's Recommendation: An article a day keeps bad conversations away!
  • Adam's Recommendation: iPhone Smart Button Screen Protector

Darren's Word of the Week: Lassitude

Shockhammer Hero of the Week: NOBODY!