Jan 10, 2021 • 27M
Patrons-Only: Doin' 'American Dirt' Dirty
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Journalists Katie Herzog and Jesse Singal scour the internet for its craziest, silliest, most sociopathic content, part of an obsessive and ill-conceived attempt to extract kernels of meaning and humanity from a landscape of endless raging dumpster fires.
In a strange episode that includes a fascinating thought experiment by Katie involving Canada and Mexico, the hosts discuss the controversy over American Dirt, a novel that many people are outraged a…