This week, the nerds discuss the downsides of the internet and social media, lamenting the proliferation of ridiculous memes and utterly false stories that people believe anyway. Is there something just about the internet that makes us stupid, or does it simply catalog all the stupidity that would have gone unnoticed without it?

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Show Notes –
Is Technology Making Us Stupid?
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The Untold Story of Silk Road
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Ashley Madison Makes Millions Offering Fake Privacy

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