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July 29, 2011

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

July 22, 2011

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.

July 15, 2011

Friday, July 15, 2011

This week we explore the 'debt ceiling', internet self-regulation and tabloids - both now and in the 1970's.

July 8, 2011

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.

July 1, 2011

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.

June 24, 2011

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.

June 17, 2011

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

June 10, 2011

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.


June 3, 2011

Friday, June 03, 2011

Rumors pervade the media, journalists caught in Pakistan information war and tattoo copyrights


May 27, 2011

Friday, May 27, 2011

Patriot Act renewal, sex robots disguised as people


May 20, 2011

Friday, May 20, 2011

French media reacts to DSK, the Syrian regime's digital dirty tricks


May 13, 2011

Friday, May 13, 2011

Data Show.


May 6, 2011

Friday, May 06, 2011

Bin Laden exits the scene


April 29, 2011

Friday, April 29, 2011

PlayStation's breach, iPhone's privacy issues, WikiLeaks' Guantanamo leak and Obama's birth certificate.


April 22, 2011

Friday, April 22, 2011

Copyright trolling, sock puppets and invisible ink


April 15, 2011

Friday, April 15, 2011

On the Media reports from Cairo, Egypt!


April 8, 2011

Friday, April 08, 2011

For the love of slang, reporting from Libya and defending the First


April 1, 2011

Friday, April 01, 2011

The conclusion of our Blow the Whistle investigation of the secret hold that killed the Whistle Blower Protection Act


March 25, 2011

Friday, March 25, 2011

Bias and public radio, part 3; how wars get named; pundits fill the information vacuum on Libya


March 18, 2011

Friday, March 18, 2011

Investigating whether NPR has a liberal bias and James O'Keefe on James O'Keefe