Who is Q-Anon? PJ tells the surprising origin story of the Q scam, and the man who now seems to be in control of it.
Dale Beran (@DaleBeran) and Mike Rothschild (@rothschildmd)
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Writer Jia Tolentino has a new case for Super Tech Support: where are all those bitcoin she bought six years ago?
This episode originally aired in January 2018.
Planet Money's bitcoin story
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Every night, Catherine Russell puts on a wig, picks up a gun, and defies the logic of Yelp. And then, an epic Yes Yes No spanning an entire galaxy of internet fights. Plus, Alex Goldman reveals a dark, personal secret.
Perfect Crime and We Didn't Start The Fire originally ran in January 2016 and May 2019, respectively.
Tweet from the episode:
Showering is classist now. People mad at aperol. Uber strike. Wiccan life. Gamer blocked his elf wife. We didn’t start the— LxDx (@wokestbloke) May 10, 2019
A small town in Wisconsin becomes the site of a completely unprecedented experiment.
This episode originally aired in December 2018.
A Better Mount Pleasant vs Let's Make A Better Mount Pleasant
Journalist Larry Tabak's series on Foxconn in Wisconsin
Economist David Merriman's paper on the type of financing used by Mount Pleasant
Journalist Brian Merchant's book which includes a visit to Foxconn campus in China
Strangers keep coming to Mike and Christina’s house looking for their stolen cell phones. Nobody knows why. We travel to Atlanta to find out what’s going on, in our thorniest Super Tech Support yet.
This story originally aired in February 2016.
Kashmir Hill's story about Mike and Christina.
This week, a conspiracy theory involving Jeffrey Epstein and a benign, wholesale furniture company, plus, the jam scandal that rocked Los Angeles. Yes Yes no is back, with special guest Jason Mantzoukas.
The first tweet in this weeks YYN
The second tweet
The picture that goes along with the second tweet (warning... it's gross).
Three years after Alex Goldman traveled to India to investigate a scammy call center, he gets a tip that makes him question everything he learned in his first trip.
Long Distance Part I
Long Distance Part II
Akash's podcast episode
Black people all across the US are receiving the world's weirdest form of reparations: Venmo payments from white people. Producer Emmanuel Dzotsi investigates.
Noni's petition to reform the film department at UNC: https://www.change.org/p/patricia-parker-racism-within-the-screenwriting-minor?recruiter=17176211&utm_source=share_petition&utm_medium=copylink&utm_campaign=tap_basic_share
Milly Tamarez' podcast, "All Dick is Trash": https://open.spotify.com/show/4eREYSWtBckafqqobfP42u?si=6TrZ8EfESpqiTwEF0_l_gg
Annika Neklason's article on Civil War Conspiracies in The Atlantic: https://www.theatlantic.com/politics/archive/2020/05/conspiracy-theories-civil-war/612283/
Just for fun, a guy and his friends record a Christmas song in his Living room. More than three years later, he walks into a grocery store and hears that song playing. Alex investigates.
Listen to Brian Dean's version of We Wish You a Merry Christmas
A new podcast about scary movies for people who are too scared to ever watch them. Each week Alex Goldman, avowed horror fan, screens a scary movie for avowed scaredy cat PJ Vogt. Together, they want to find out if it’s possible to become a person who enjoys fear.
This week, The Exorcist.
How Did This Get Made? Podcast
This week, we rebroadcast two of our favorite Super Tech Supports. Alex tries to help a woman track down her purloined website. And PJ helps someone who saw a Tinder profile with a photo of a stranger that was taken in their own apartment.
Every Little Thing's latest episode: Essential Workers Call In
Alisa Libby's "Maniacal Smile" Website
A man in California is haunted by the memory of a pop song from his youth. He can remember the lyrics and the melody. But the song itself has vanished, completely scrubbed from the internet. PJ takes on the Super Tech Support case.
Christian Lee Hutson’s music : https://open.spotify.com/track/3g8nKpXsQtXv0lcN4UGVGs
This week, we talk to the world’s most obsessive tracker of politicians' secret online lives. And ask for help on a very spooky mission.
Ashley's article on James Comey's secret twitter and instagram accounts: https://gizmodo.com/this-is-almost-certainly-james-comey-s-twitter-account-1793843641
Ashley's article on Mitt Romney's secret twitter account: https://slate.com/news-and-politics/2019/10/mitt-romney-has-a-secret-twitter-account-and-it-sure-looks-like-its-this-one.html
Ashley's article on Pete Buttigieg's Wikipedia page: https://slate.com/news-and-politics/2019/12/pete-buttigieg-wikipedia-page-editor.html
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PJ and Alex open up the hotline again to tackle listener problems and mysteries, no job too weird. This time – a Waze vortex, a tribunal for HawtNugz, and a powerful mystery cure that could topple the world into dystopia.
The conclusion of our story — Emmanuel and Sruthi go down to Alabama as tensions in the party reach a boiling point.
Eyes on the Prize - definitive documentary series on the civil rights movement.