The Content Mines

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 Nov 5, 2020


We talk about content. How it's made. Why it's good. Why it's very bad. Sorry in advance for the British bits.

Episode Date
Our Unified Theor(ies) Of 2023
Dec 25, 2023
Another Dispatch From Outside
Jul 28, 2023
A Dispatch From Outside
May 01, 2023
We're Escaping The Content Mines
Jan 13, 2023
An A.I. Wrote This Podcast
Dec 09, 2022
BONUS: Season one of "Andor"
Dec 02, 2022
Twitter Might Not Be Salvageable Anymore
Dec 02, 2022
Has Facebook “Fixed” Its News Feed?
Nov 25, 2022
BONUS: Black Panther: Wakanda Forever
Nov 17, 2022
Turning Nostalgia Into Crypto Pyramid Schemes
Nov 17, 2022
The Great Paid Verification Debate
Nov 11, 2022
Vague Hype Cycles With Billion Dollar Valuations
Nov 04, 2022
The Stay-At-Home Girlfriends Of Tiktok
Oct 28, 2022
The Liz Truss Lettuce And Trickle-Down Twitter Brain
Oct 20, 2022
TwitchCon's Cursed Foam Pit
Oct 14, 2022
Elon Musk Is Not A Deep Thinker
Oct 06, 2022
There’s A Digital Advertising Apocalypse Coming
Sep 29, 2022
Can Meta's Platforms Still Swing An Election?
Sep 23, 2022
The Daftest Ways The UK Is Mourning The Queen
Sep 15, 2022
The Weird Thread Men Of Twitter
Sep 08, 2022
Have We Already Lost The Battle Over A.I. Content?
Sep 01, 2022
Deplatforming A Trend Is Harder Than Deplatforming An Idiot
Aug 25, 2022
Dead Platform Summer #4 - Foursquare
Aug 12, 2022
Dead Platform Summer #3 - Vine
Aug 05, 2022
Dead Platform Summer #2 - Myspace
Jul 28, 2022
Dead Platform Summer #1 - Periscope
Jul 21, 2022
“Thor: Love And Thunder” And The Current MCU Mess
Jul 16, 2022
Why Does Gen Z Love Flashmobs?
Jul 07, 2022
BNNBreaking And The Rats Nest Of News Twitter
Jun 30, 2022
How NFT Scammers Take Over Your Twitter Account
Jun 23, 2022
Were These Twitter Accounts Hijacked By NFT Scammers?
Jun 16, 2022
TikTok’s Top Videos Are A Mix Of Ads And Gibberish
Jun 10, 2022
Instagram Reels Are Facebook’s Last Hope — It Won’t Work
Jun 02, 2022
Depp v. Heard Memes Are QAnon For Millennials
May 27, 2022
The Top Site On Facebook Is A Vietnamese Content Farm
May 20, 2022
BONUS: Doctor Strange In The Multiverse Of Madness
May 12, 2022
The Biggest Crypto Crash Since The Last One
May 12, 2022
No One’s Watching Piers Morgan’s New Show
May 06, 2022
The Facebookification Of Netflix
Apr 28, 2022
We Watched Tucker Carlson's Documentary Stuff
Apr 21, 2022
Here's What A Miami Bitcoin Convention Is Like
Apr 14, 2022
Why Are Crypto Bros Obsessed With Miami?
Apr 07, 2022
Unfortunately, We Have To Talk About The Slap
Mar 31, 2022
How The Heck Does NFT Copyright Work???
Mar 25, 2022
Structural Dissonance Defines The Internet
Mar 17, 2022
Inside The World Of Boomer Bingo Livestreams
Mar 10, 2022
Why Is Facebook Full Of Katie Couric CBD Scams?
Mar 03, 2022
The Most Online War Of All Time Until The Next One
Feb 24, 2022
Facebook Is Doomed If It Can't Track You
Feb 17, 2022
Why Is Netflix Launching A News Site?
Feb 10, 2022
The Joe Rogan Dilemma
Feb 03, 2022
West Elm Caleb And The TikTok Stampede
Jan 27, 2022
The Weird Kinda Dark Truth About "Primitive Living" YouTube Videos
Jan 20, 2022
These Sketchy Sports NFT Companies Might Not Exist
Jan 13, 2022
The Rise And Fall Of @PoliticsForAlI
Jan 06, 2022
Our Biggest Predictions For 2022
Dec 09, 2021
Inside The Biggest Tumblr Trends Of 2021
Dec 02, 2021
Masculinity Is A Pyramid Scheme
Nov 25, 2021
Inside Thinkarete Lifestyle, The Most Viral Page On Facebook
Nov 18, 2021
Nov 13, 2021
The Central Problem Here Is That Facebook Sucks
Nov 04, 2021
Why Don't Netflix Audience Numbers Make Any Sense?
Oct 29, 2021
We're Not Ready For TikTok To Be This Popular
Oct 21, 2021
A Facebook Page About Cats Is Outperforming Ben Shapiro
Oct 14, 2021
What If We Can't Break Up Facebook?
Oct 07, 2021
We Went Through Years Of OZY's Social Analytics And It Was Weirder Than We Could Have Ever Imagined
Sep 30, 2021
The Algorithmic Feedback Loop Of The Gabby Petito Disappearance
Sep 23, 2021
We Went Through Seven Years Worth Of Facebook Analytics
Sep 09, 2021
I Think The Horse Pill Stuff Has Broken Me
Sep 02, 2021
How Do We Build A Better Internet For Sex Workers?
Aug 26, 2021
The Hyper-Reality Of The Fall Of Afghanistan
Aug 19, 2021
What If The Metaverse Looked Like The Minecraft YouTuber Fandom?
Aug 12, 2021
The Origins Of The "No Bed Frame Guy"
Aug 05, 2021
Outside Only Exists To Stage My Viral Content In
Jul 29, 2021
The Future Of Everything Is Automated Landlordism
Jul 22, 2021
Our Impending NSFW Content Apocalypse
Jul 15, 2021
What If Everyone Online Is Actually Earnest?
Jul 08, 2021
Facebook Bulletin Proves No One Knows What Facebook Is Anymore, Including Facebook
Jul 01, 2021
The Critical Race Theory Katamari Of Online Rage
Jun 24, 2021
The Passive Income Grifters Of TikTok
Jun 17, 2021
Every Internet Video Now Is Just An Impression Of Someone Saying Stuff
Jun 10, 2021
Is There Actually Any Benefit To Being Yourself Online?
Jun 03, 2021
"Geriatric Millennials" And The Digital Media Content Toilet
May 27, 2021
The Algorithm Craves Mall Goths
May 20, 2021
There's One Magician Responsible For Most Of The Gross Viral Food Videos On Facebook
May 13, 2021
Generation Z's Post-Post-Irony TikTok Occultism
May 06, 2021
Everyone's Mad About Things That Aren't Happening
Apr 29, 2021
The Hypercapitalist Influencer Nightmare Monopoly Of Professional Soccer
Apr 22, 2021
How Do We Fix Online Advertising?
Apr 15, 2021
Yahoo! Answers And The Legacy We Leave Behind Online
Apr 08, 2021
Lil Nas X And The Suez Canal Theory Of Total Internet
Apr 01, 2021
The Snyder Cut And The Grimdark Stupid-Fun Mega-Long Future Of Content
Mar 25, 2021
We're Living In The Girlboss-Gatekeep-Gaslight Era Now
Mar 18, 2021
The Royal Family Is WWE For Rich Old White People, But With Very Real Consequences
Mar 11, 2021
How Your Fave Is Problematic Changed The Internet Forever
Mar 04, 2021
Unfortunately, We're Going To Talk About Blockchain Now
Feb 25, 2021
Slate Star Codex And The Inescapable Blackhole Of Blog Drama
Feb 18, 2021
The Fandom Content Sweatshops
Feb 11, 2021
Elon Musk Doesn't "Get" Memes, He's Just George Takei For Redditors
Feb 04, 2021
The Big GameStop Episode
Jan 28, 2021
Content Hell, Part 3: "I Have A Void Inside Of Me And I Need To Fill It With As Much Facebook Nonsense As Possible"
Jan 21, 2021
Content Hell, Part 2: When Exactly Should We Have Banned Trump?
Jan 14, 2021
Welcome To Content Hell
Jan 08, 2021
[SPECIAL VACATION EPISODE] Post Post Credit Scene - Shazam
Dec 31, 2020
[SPECIAL VACATION EPISODE] Post Post Credit Scene - Justice League
Dec 24, 2020
A Unified Theory Of 2020's Real Bad Posts
Dec 17, 2020
Luke Hates The Monoliths
Dec 10, 2020
Men Love Declaring Themselves Sovereign Citizens And Then Wandering Into The Woods To Die
Dec 03, 2020
How The Dumb And Horrible Finale Of "Supernatural" Blew Up The Internet
Nov 26, 2020
...Alright, Let's Talk About Newsletters
Nov 19, 2020
The Big US Election Social Platform Report Card
Nov 12, 2020
The Low-Trust Voter And The Twitch Theory Of Politics
Nov 05, 2020
*Gold Digger Prank* You'll Never Believe What Happens At The End. The Girls Go Wild. [Milk Prank]
Oct 29, 2020
The Million Dollar Industry Behind A.I.-Powered Anime Girl Streamers
Oct 22, 2020
Mark Zuckerberg's Algorithm Vs. Alexander Hamilton's Algorithm
Oct 15, 2020
Let's Figure Out What The Worst Fandom On The Internet Is!
Oct 08, 2020
When Did The Internet Become A Giant Pyramid Scheme?
Oct 01, 2020
I Have Successfully Infiltrated The Private Facebook Group Making My Home Town Insane
Sep 24, 2020
Please, For The Love Of God, Don't Make Us Pokémon Go Back To The Polls
Sep 17, 2020
Sorry, But 30-Year-Olds CANNOT Join A Hype House
Sep 10, 2020
...Alright, Let's Talk About QAnon
Sep 03, 2020
How A 12-Year-Old Furry Destroyed The Scots Wikipedia
Aug 27, 2020
Be A Witch, Do Crimes, But Don't Rob Graves. Hex Stuff, Especially Fascists, But Leave The Moon Alone.
Aug 20, 2020
"My [23F] boyfriend [35M] hasn't used toilet paper in 5 years and now thinks he can speak Japanese"
Aug 13, 2020
The Mountain Dew-Doritos-Gamer Military Industrial Complex
Aug 06, 2020
Why Is Everyone Talking About Cottagecore? (And Is It Fascist?)
Jul 30, 2020
Tumblr Cringe And Why 2014 Was The Last Good Year Online
Jul 23, 2020
#CumGate, The Barstool Sports Simulation, Lord Sugar's Shitpics
May 29, 2020
Latin Twitter Curses, Competitive Sudoku Streams, BTS' Mysterious Countdown, And YouTube Simulations Of The Titanic Sinking
May 22, 2020
Robert Pattinson's Disgusting Pasta, "British People Be Like" Memes, A POV Video Of Boston, And A TikTok Traffic Scam
May 14, 2020
Disco Elysium, The Trevor B*****d Extended Universe, and X Æ A-12
May 07, 2020
That Casey Frey Chopping Wood Video, An Ant Facebook Group, A Meme Brian Feldman Found, And The Two-Year Anniversary Of Luke And Ryan's Last Podcast
May 01, 2020
The Big Baby, YouTube Videos Of Cher's Old Infomercials, Dril, And
Apr 24, 2020
Mushroom Internet, Mother-In-Law Subreddits, And Twitch
Apr 16, 2020
Making Bread, Bad British Tabloid Recipes, Rabid Lady Gaga Stans, And Quarantine Astrology
Apr 10, 2020
The Snake Diet, Tiger King, Animal Crossing, And Shaving Your Head For Twitter
Apr 03, 2020
r/WallStreetBets, British Lads Hit Each Other With Chair, And Porn Bombing Zoom Hangouts
Mar 26, 2020
Fallout: Equestria, The Premier League, And Alien Ant Farm
Mar 20, 2020