This Week's Show

July 03, 2015

  • The (Perceived) Tragedy of Greece

  • The Story Behind "The Dingo Ate My Baby"

  • Behind the Myth of the Welfare Queen

  • The "Department of Jokes"

  • Robot Humor

  • Joking With Robots

The (Perceived) Tragedy of Greece


The Story Behind "The Dingo Ate My Baby"


Behind the Myth of the Welfare Queen


The "Department of Jokes"


Robot Humor


Joking With Robots


Edit Bucket

Digital Dark Age

Wednesday, June 24, 2015

What if, either by the slow creep of technological obsolescence or sudden cosmic disaster, we no longer could draw from the well of of knowledge accrued through the ages?

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Seymour Hersh Defends His Version of the bin Laden Raid

Wednesday, May 13, 2015

After publishing an account of the killing of Osama bin Laden contradicting the official narrative, Hersh is being called a kook and conspiracy theorist. Here's his response.

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Do URL Believe in Magic?

Friday, March 13, 2015

Etsy has a selection of mystics, spellcasters, and witches to help you get money now, have better sex, and become enviously beautiful.

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User Experience: Weird Google Alerts

Friday, January 30, 2015

Readers sound off on their weird Google Alerts.

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TLDR Podcast:

Thursday, February 26, 2015

The owners of want to talk, but not about Jeb Bush.

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#48 -- Art Critics Love Us On Yelp

Thursday, March 05, 2015

What happens when a professional critic reviews art on Yelp?

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