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A Little Skeptical

9 EpisodesProduced by The Modern FireWebsite

A show about media, culture, and the modern condition

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Instagram is becoming Facebook

December 1st, 2019


why I think removing likes from Instagram is not altruistic is much closer to extortion.

In discussion with Saby Reyes Kulkarni

November 14th, 2019


In discussion with Saby Reyes Kulkarni on Netflix, Tarentino, Storytelling, Wes Anderson and lists

Media Diet: Puppets by Pusha T

October 29th, 2019


James lauds a teaser that's more than a teaser by Pusha T

Saturday Night Live vs. TV's Black Hole

October 4th, 2019


Today viewing rates have dropped so low that Saturday nights are now a network TV black hole. And the networks have responded creatively.

Antonio Brown and how the Patriots dynasty ends with Saby Reyes-Kulkarni

September 29th, 2019


James and guest Saby Reyes Kulkarni (Spin, Billboard, Nashville Scene, Rochester City Newspaper) talk about the past and predict the future of …

Lana Del Ray, Ann Powers, The Root, Candace Owens and the future of news with Saby Reyes-Kulkarni

September 21st, 2019


James and guest Saby Reyes Kulkarni (Spin, Billboard, Nashville Scene, Rochester City Newspaper) discuss how artists are analyzed, Twitter debates, …

Doug Gottlieb, Troy Aikman and the Fox Sports Dilemma

September 2nd, 2019


Andrew Luck's shock retirement reveals a an obvious riff in the FOX sports empire.

Chance the Rapper's perception problem

August 18th, 2019


Chance the Rapper's change in strategy ahead of his critically panned "debut" album backfires.

Episode 0

August 1st, 2019


James shares his plans for the show

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