You might know Ricky Gervais from the original UK Office comedy series.

Behold, The Ricky Gervais podcast.  This is going to be a hit.

"Episode 1 December 5 2005

In which Ricky, Steve and Karl discuss ...the pros and cons of technological invention, leading on to Karl's Malthusian concerns and a possible solution. There's a digression into the extra sensory perception of early hominids. Oh, and some Monkey News of course. Plus strange tales about lethal drinking vessels and stately homes."