You may not know the name Fredrick Brennan but you have certainly felt his impact. Today, the creator of controversial imageboard 8Chan join the show. Brennan opens up about his difficult childhood in foster care and experience with brittle bone disease, internet “incel” culture and his regrets. Plus, don’t miss his deep dive into the dangerous QAnon, who he thinks is behind it, why former President Trump fueled the fire and why he sees a fascist coup still to come.
It has a “righteous right.” That’s how Kim Song, Pyongyang’s representative to the United Nations, couched North Korea’s weapons tests shortly after Japan detected its launch of a...
You’re on your own. That’s the message for Democrats from Senate Republicans, who voted to block House-approved funding to keep the government running until Dec. 3. With the...
By some tallies, it’s already happened. But whichever accounting experts might favor, it’s clear that in a year and a half, COVID-19 has claimed more American lives than the 1918...
Is it the ultimate insider trading scandal? It appears not, as Eric Rosengren and Robert Kaplan, presidents of the Boston and Dallas Federal Reserve banks, resigned yesterday over...
Germany’s elections show that there's space for centrist politics to grow — and why America's two-party system might be holding it back.
America’s differences with its European allies go much deeper than a fleet of submarines.
Should an Ethiopian farmer take the blame for the carbon emissions from coffee sipped in a San Francisco café? The answer could determine whether we manage to save the world.
Terrorists are gaining from global warming.
The US has long been a shining example to the rest of the Americas.
As so many connected to Afghanistan pull every string they can think of to help get Afghans onto planes, time is running out.
John Legend joins the latest episode of 'The Carlos Watson Show' for a deep dive into his upbringing.
OZY Genius Award winner Grace Fisher caught a rare disease that paralyzed her from the neck down.
A round-up of the best surprising stories from history submitted by listeners of Flashback.
Why the story of human flight begins on a frozen pond in Dayton, Ohio.