#121 – So You’ve Been Publicly Shamed on the Internet

The League of Nerds

 

Shame is the new stocks, recently we have seen an apparent increase in public shaming driving by twitter mobs and social media. What does this shame accomplish and why do so many people partake? The news read Jon Ronson’s latests book on the topic and talk over their thoughts on his book and the wider topic.

About Myles Power (754 Articles)
Hello Internet! My name is Myles Power and I am a chemist from the North East of England, who loves to make videos trying to counter pseudoscience and debunk quackery in all of its various forms! From the hype around GMOs through to Atrazine turning the freakin’ frogs gay, I’ll try to cut through the nonsense that’s out there!

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