"'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:
A telephone scammer makes a terrible mistake. He calls Alex Goldman.
This episode originally aired in July of 2017.
A woman in New Jersey is getting strange phone calls to her office from unknown numbers. Every time she picks up, she finds herself eavesdropping on the life of a different stranger. Unsure what else to do, she calls in Super Tech Support.
This episode originally aired in September of 2017.
A conspiracy theory, a pizza related map, and a website fighting for its very soul.
This episode originally aired in December of 2016.
This week, Phia wonders what kind of person falls for phishing attacks. Is it only insanely gullible luddites, or can smart, tech savvy people get phished, too? To find out, she conducts an experiment on her poor, unsuspecting coworkers.
This episode first aired in May of 2017.
Taylor Nicole Dean was a self-described shut-in, a teenager who lived in her parent's home, surrounded by exotic pets. And then she started making videos on YouTube.
Taylor's Youtube Channel
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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
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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.