ASJP Hash Tag Special 1 — #FeministsAreUgly

As a little bonus for our wonderful listeners, we thought we’d do a short bonus podcast to slot nicely in between regular ones on occasion. Basically we pull up a hashtag and just talk about the tweets. We plan to do this whenever new hashtags in the SJWsphere pop up, so let us know if [Read More]

ASJP 6 — This Podcast Gave Me PTSD

Given the timing of this podcast, we couldn’t not talk about Melody Hensley’s epic Twitter PTSD. Everyone else is! We also find time to throw in a few plugs, recount @SubManUSN‘s recent experience with a heartless wench, and generally derail each other and get off topic. Related Reading Daily Mail’s Article on Melody Fox’s Article on [Read More]

Twitter for Dummies

I’ve written on the topic of misunderstanding Twitter before, but that post focused only on those pesky legal issues that were causing so much confusion. Things like how Twitter only stated in plain English on their ToS (in highlighted text) that tweets were public, rather than, say, beating new users over the head with a [Read More]

“The Making Of” That Infographic

This is not an op-ed, blog post, or editorial. I warn you now, this will be neither interesting nor an ‘easy read’. It is purely to explain how I got the information for the infographic I recently shared. I’ll try to make this as painless as possible, but no promises. There have already been claims [Read More]

Understanding Twitter

Abusive behaviour on social networking platforms—specifically Twitter—has been a hot topic lately. From the abuse Caroline Criado-Perez received, and Caitlin Moran’s #twittersilence campaign, to the recent BBC Newsnight piece that’s caused such a stir among those that it wrongfully labelled as “abusive”. The cause of all this talk, that is, the abuse that people receive [Read More]