The girls are back - this time talking about the usage of "genius" in popular culture, the mainstreaming of misogyny that has occured in response to #metoo, and what causes people to fear change. They also reveal the true pronunciation of "TBQH," which will be useful for parties.
Recorded May 25, 2018.
Intro/Outro: Wild Cub - "Wild Light"
Links from the Episode:
Your Fave is Problematic: Donald Glover
Jezebel: Mary Karr Reminds the World that David Foster Wallace Abused and Stalked Her, and Nobody Cared
The Atlantic: David Foster Wallace and the Dangerous Romance of Male Genius
Kanye West and Why the Myth of "Genius" Must Die
Last Podcast on the Left: Jonestown, Parts I-V
Arturo Perez Reverte - The Club Dumas
Janelle Monae - Dirty Computer (title track) (Emotion Picture)
Mackenzi Lee - A Gentleman's Guide to Vice and Virtue