Stranger Shortie: How Data Brokers Turn You into a Product

Stranger Shortie: How Data Brokers Turn You into a Product

I’m back from vacation, which means Jon gets one! This week, I show my hand on a little project I’ve been quietly working on for a couple weeks: Understanding the world of Data Brokerage. Every week on Stranger Still, we take the questions you’ve never questioned to ask and try to answer them. We want to make you laugh and teach you something interesting at the same time. So join us every Wednesday for another fun filled learn! If you’ve…

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Can Artificial Intelligence Create an Episode of Stranger Still?

Can Artificial Intelligence Create an Episode of Stranger Still?

Nick is on Vacation, Jon’s mic is being weird, so Stranger Stella stepped in to get the job done! Every week on Stranger Still, we take the questions you’ve never questioned to ask and try to answer them. We want to make you laugh and teach you something interesting at the same time. So join us every Wednesday for another fun filled learn! If you’ve got a strange question you want answered ask us on Facebook, tweet us @StrangerStill, or…

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The Console Wars: An Exercise in the Butterfly Effect

The Console Wars: An Exercise in the Butterfly Effect

This week we explore the Console Wars. It feels weird talking about a topic we both love so very much but might seem weird to someone that isn’t a “gamer.” Trust me, this is still a very interesting story. It’s a story of how a young, naive industry quickly turned into partisanship and fanboys. Every week on Stranger Still, we take the questions you’ve never questioned to ask and try to answer them. We want to make you laugh and…

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How to Find Water Anywhere, Any Time… by Dowsing!

How to Find Water Anywhere, Any Time… by Dowsing!

This week we explore, “How to find water anywhere, any time… with dowsing!” I can’t believe we didn’t think of this joke until after the recording, but we’re gonna dowse you with knowledge! Every week on Stranger Still, we take the questions you’ve never questioned to ask and try to answer them. We want to make you laugh and teach you something interesting at the same time. So join us every Wednesday for another fun filled learn! If you’ve got…

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10 Low-Stakes Conspiracy Theories You’ll Totally Believe

10 Low-Stakes Conspiracy Theories You’ll Totally Believe

This week, we decided to do something a little light-hearted. We gathered up 10… odd conspiracy theories from across the internet. Like, is Mick Jagger a puppet for the music industry? Is Mattress Firm a money laundering front? Did Michael Jordan retire to cover up a gambling scandal? Lets find out! Every week on Stranger Still, we take the questions you’ve never questioned to ask and try to answer them. We want to make you laugh and teach you something…

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Protests That Changed the World

Protests That Changed the World

Sometimes, it’s good to reflect… Every week on Stranger Still, we take the questions you’ve never questioned to ask and try to answer them. We want to make you laugh and teach you something interesting at the same time. So join us every Wednesday for another fun filled learn! If you’ve got a strange question you want answered ask us on Facebook, tweet us @StrangerStill, or drop us an email at podcast@strangerstillshow.com

How the United States Spent Decades in the Banana Wars

How the United States Spent Decades in the Banana Wars

This week, we explore, “How the United States spent decades in the Banana Wars.” You’re in the supermarket, deciding whether or not to buy that Dole or Chiquita Banana. But have you ever stopped to think about the decades of military enforcement that went into bringing that banana to your local supermarket? You will now… Every week on Stranger Still, we take the questions you’ve never questioned to ask and try to answer them. We want to make you laugh…

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Is Shen Yun Connected to a Cult Operation?

Is Shen Yun Connected to a Cult Operation?

This week we explore, “Is Shen Yun connected to a cult operation?” Spawning from our episode on Bill Gates, who would have thought we’d look into a dance show. But here we are, trying to figure out if the people behind Shen Yun are as evil as the Chinese government would have you believe. Every week on Stranger Still, we take the questions you’ve never questioned to ask and try to answer them. We want to make you laugh and…

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Bonus: On Almonds and Kirkhope

Bonus: On Almonds and Kirkhope

Hey everyone! Sorry, we didn’t have an episode this week. But we didn’t want to leave you completely stranded! So we’re posting up a bonus episode from May 2019, one of our favorites ones. We talk about why almonds are bad and had some extra audio from our conversation with Grant Kirkhope. We hope you enjoy, and we’ll be back next week! Also there might be swearing but who knows… Every week on Stranger Still, we take the questions you’ve…

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Did Bill Gates Cause COVID-19?

Did Bill Gates Cause COVID-19?

This week we explore, “Did Bill Gates cause COVID-19?” It’s been all over social media lately, even more-so than 5G causing COVID-19. So what’s the truth? Every week on Stranger Still, we take the questions you’ve never questioned to ask and try to answer them. We want to make you laugh and teach you something interesting at the same time. So join us every Wednesday for another fun filled learn! If you’ve got a strange question you want answered ask…

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