"'A podcast about the internet' that is actually an unfailingly original exploration of modern life and how to survive it." - The Guardian. Hosted by PJ Vogt and Alex Goldman, from Gimlet.TAGS:
Sruthi asks a question “why does it seem like Amazon has suddenly gotten a lot sketchier?“ Alex investigates.
Elizabeth Dwoskin on Amazon
Buzzfeed's Nicole Nguyen on Amazon Fake Reviewers
A couple months ago, Buzzfeed writer Katie Notopoulos tweeted the following question: What was “the incident” in your high school? The story so notorious that everyone still talks about it to this day?
The tweet produced a thread that was so hilarious and off the wall, it had us wondering what kind of answers would we get if we put this question to our audience. So On Wednesday, June 27th, from @ 3:30-6:00PM EST, we will be taking calls with Katie Notopoulos. Call in and share yours. Our numbe...
Matt’s wife died a decade ago. Now, everywhere he goes on the internet, he can’t escape advertisements for clickbait sites with her picture on it. This week, Super Tech Support tries to help out.
Matt's non-profit, the Liz Logelin Foundation
This week, to celebrate Alex Goldman’s return from paternity leave, a Yes Yes No extravaganza. Alex takes PJ and Alex Blumberg through the internet’s most encompassing conspiracy theory to date, and then Gene Demby joins us to help unpack a very different kind of conspiracy.
Paris Martineau's Qanon explainer in New York Magazine
Paris Martineau's Reporting on Roseanne and QAnon for The Outline
Ben Detrick on Bryan Colangelo
The Yes Yes No Blog
Who was Wayne?TAGS:
An ambitious plan to help people goes off the rails, and a man from Florida tries to fix things the only way he knows how: with prank phone calls.
Cat Ferguson's reporting on Google and Rehab (The Verge) - Part I
Cat Ferguson's reporting on Google and Rehab (The Verge) - Part II
David Segal's series on the business around addiction (New York Times)
Ryan Hampton's American Fix: Inside the Opioid Addiction Crisis
Palm Beach Post's Reporting on the Sober Home Crisis
How a shy, queer Canadian woman accidentally invented one of the internet’s most toxic male communities.TAGS:
Today we bring you the first episode of Gimlet’s new show “The Habitat.” The true story of six volunteers picked to live on a fake planet.TAGS:
Last month, the government shut down backpage.com, a site where people advertised sex with children. We talk to a group of people who say that was a huge mistake.
Trigger warning: sexual assault.
One day, Cayden received an email from their internet provider that said "stop pirating TV shows or we'll cut off your internet!" Cayden had no idea what they were talking about. So Alex decided to investigate.
Vulture's recap of "Old Loves" (Girls Season 5, Episode 4)
This week, the story of a man who made the extremely dubious decision to order a watch that he found in an Instagram ad. We explore the strange world that watch came from.
Jenny ODell's "There's No Such Thing As A Free Watch"
Alexis Madrigal's dropshipping article
Apply here for the Reply All summer internship!
This week, we meet a dominatrix who dominates computers, instead of just people. Plus, the story of a man who hatches a plot to destroy a beloved NBA team, using the best advantage he has — the fact that he’s their general manager.
Mistress Harley's Website (very NSFW)
The Yes Yes Nos tumblr
The tweet in question
The Code Switch blog
The Code Switch podcast
Hope is a photographer. One day her body begins to betray her. It starts with her eyes. This is a rebroadcast of a story, which was first released in October 2015.
Further ReadingLisa Sanders' book, Every Patient Tells a Story.
Lisa Sanders' column, Diagnosis.
This week: Yes Yes No returns and takes us to the brink of apocalypse.
The yes yes nos tumblr
The tweet in question
Tide Pod Pizza Tweet
Uganda Knuckles in VR Chat
Who Killed Captain Alex trailer
Logan Paul "Why 2017 was the best year of my life" video
"Somebody touch my spaghett!" tweet
Full Metal Jacket Spaghett
PewDiePie's "Youtube Touched My Spaget[sic]" video
Our finale for the year! We solve some unsolved mysteries, call up some of our favorite people, and answer questions about stories listeners are still wondering about. Plus many weird surprises.
After Andrea is attacked by a stranger in Mexico City, she just wants to figure out who the guy was. Investigating this question drops her right into the middle of one of Mexico’s biggest conspiracies.TAGS:
After a secret breaks in the news, Reply All re-examines how Alex Blumberg's Uber account was hacked.
This episode is a follow up to #91 The Russian Passenger and #93 Beware All.
The Best Password Managers
Today we bring you an episode from one of our favorite shows, Heavyweight.TAGS:
The return of YYN: The horrifying specter of November 4th and a very disturbing ice cream recipe.
Rich Kyanka's Tweet
Refuse Fascism announces the November 4 protests
An article by Krang T. Nelson about getting banned from twitter for his tweet.
Jordan Peltz' video
Alex Jones warns of the Antifa uprising
Brian Feldman's Tweet
Ryan Broderick's "vore" theory
Feldman's follow up article
Our Yes Yes No blog