RoostCast 72: The Social Media Sandlot

In this episode, Ryan is joined by Kevin Purdy of In Pod Form, TEDx Buffalo and Cowork Buffalo (Which is where we recorded this podcast, actually…) among other things. The two discuss why everyone’s acting online and the weird things that social media does to us. They also talk about traffic, queuing theory, technology and assaulting Verizon Wireless employees.

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Some notable links mentioned in this episode:

The Busy Trap — New York Times Opinionator

Let’s Paint,Exercise,& Blend Drinks TV! — YouTube

Andy Kaufman on HBO (1977) — YouTube

Kayfabe — Wikipedia

Everything is Amazing and Nobody’s Happy — YouTube

Why Waiting Is Torture — New York Times

Musical selections for this episode:

Everlasting Light” — The Black Keys

Love is a Losing Game” — Amy Winehouse