Sep 28, 2020 • 30M
Patrons Only: Toxic Fandoms, Tumblr Identities, And Verbally Abusing Alexa
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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.
Drawing on listener suggestions, Katie and Jesse discuss toxic online fandoms, the word 'queer,' identity in general, whether people will 'detransition' from wokeness, ska, and so much more.