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Friday, July 29, 2011
Fact checking the debt ceiling showdown, a journalist's analysis of the alleged Oslo gunman's manifesto, literally burying a story in China
Friday, July 22, 2011
Is the public - and the media - getting bored of the Murdoch News of the World scandal? Were they ever interested to begin with? Plus the history of pie throwing as political statement, the relative ease of hacking a cell phone, and the 100th birthday of Marshall McLuhan.
Friday, July 15, 2011
This week we explore the 'debt ceiling', internet self-regulation and tabloids - both now and in the 1970's.
Friday, July 08, 2011
On this week's show it's (nearly) all scandal - News of the World!, Casey Anthony!, the McDonald's hot coffee lawsuit and ... scandal magnet Lenny Dysktra.
Friday, July 01, 2011
An encore broadcast of our one-hour look at the history, the culture and the future of video games. Whether you know it or not you're likely a gamer and games are creeping into nearly every aspect of life; an hour on how far video games have come and where they're going.
Friday, June 24, 2011
The rules of cyber war, how "conventional wisdom" comes to be, and remembering E Street Band saxophonist Clarence Clemons. Guest hosted by Mike Pesca.
Friday, June 17, 2011
A hacker's insight into recent hacks; Libya's unrest becomes a civil war in the media; Brooke's journey through the echo chamber debate
Friday, June 10, 2011
A Texas massacre that wasn't, a visit to internet week and a new movie about the extremes of virtual life.
Friday, June 03, 2011
Rumors pervade the media, journalists caught in Pakistan information war and tattoo copyrights