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329: Breaking Up the BBC

The Progressive Case for Breaking Up the BBC – while increasing public funding for the good things it does!...

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328: nicholson

The Lab-Leak Hypothesis by Nicholson Baker (New York Magazine) Did America Use Bioweapons in Korea? Nicholson...

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327: American Politics

America’s Next Authoritarian Will Be Much More Competent by Zeynep Tufekci (The Atlantic) Follow us at...

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326: feelings

Sorry for the poor audio quality on Adrian’s bits, he accidentally turned down the gain on his mic, and while...

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325: AI, How to Start Reading Again

Sorry for the poor audio quality on Adrian's bits, he accidentally turned down the gain on his mic, and while we were...

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324: The Death of Flash, and Screen Time

The rise and fall of Adobe Flash Flash Game History The 'Screen Time' debate

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323: Virtual Travel Instructions

Naomi's virtual travel instructions! Look for music from the country Search on BBC Sounds (there’s a prog...

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322: TV and Movie Recommendations

Ted Lasso (Apple TV+) Ghosts (BBC) The Queen's Gambit (Netflix) The Trial of the Chicago 7 (Netflix) Upload...

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321: The BBC and 'Virtue Signalling'

BBC journalists told not to 'virtue signal' in social media crackdown (The Guardian) Official BBC social media...

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320: VR and Facebook

Oculus Quest 2 VR headset Oculus now requires a Facebook account Jaron Lanier's Ten Arguments for Deleting Your...

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319: Maslow's Hierarchy of Needs

Maslow's Hierarchy of Needs (Wikipedia) Follow us at @culturescast, and our hosts on Twitter at @adrianhon...

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318: Books Books Books

We talk about books we've recently enjoyed, including: The Complete Short Stories of J. G. Ballard: Volume 1...

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317: News News News

Hot off the presses, we catch up with each other and talk about all the latest news! Follow us at @culturescast,...

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316: Lockdown Mental Health, British Literary Shenanigans, JK Rowling, Hamilton, Vaccine Good News

Lockdown Mental Health British Literary Shenanigans with Baroness Nicholson, Damian Barr, and Janice Turner JK...

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315: America Inc., Near-Future Writing, QAnon and ARGs, Being Creative Now

America Inc., Andrea's new book! Near-Future Writing QAnon and ARGs Being Creative Now Follow us at...

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314: Shrug Emoji

Naomi Alderman Was Writing a Pandemic Novel Before the Pandemic Hit (New York Times) L'Île-des-Pins in New...

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313: Our Best Staying-at-Home Activities, What Comes Next?

Exit: The Game – The Abandoned Cabin Animal Crossing: New Horizons (Nintendo Switch) Death Stranding/Hideo...

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312: Coronavirus Begins

Flatten the Curve Follow us at @culturescast, and our hosts on Twitter at @adrianhon @naomialderman @andrhia...

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311: Daf Yomi

Daf Yomi (Wikipedia) Sefaria The Disputation (YouTube) St. John's College Great Books Curriculum Follow us...

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310: One Laptop Per Child

The Charisma Machine by Morgan G. Ames OLPC XO (Wikipedia) Selling a Charismatic Technology (LA Review of Books)...

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