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Irene McGee, the host, was called a cross between Ira Glass and John Stewart (it must be her deep male like voice) -- Irene McGee is like a double agent of change, deconstructing the media by becoming the media. Guests have included Amy Tan, Jimmy Wales, Noam Chomsky, Lawrence Lessig, Ben Fong-Torres and Jello Biafra... if you don't recognize these names it's ok they probably don't know yours either...

Irene McGee, the host, was called a cross between Ira Glass and John Stewart (it must be her deep male like voice) -- Irene McGee is like a double agent of change, deconstructing the media by becoming the media. Guests have included Amy Tan, Jimmy Wales, Noam Chomsky, Lawrence Lessig, Ben Fong-Torres and Jello Biafra... if you don't recognize these names it's ok they probably don't know yours either...
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Irene McGee, the host, was called a cross between Ira Glass and John Stewart (it must be her deep male like voice) -- Irene McGee is like a double agent of change, deconstructing the media by becoming the media. Guests have included Amy Tan, Jimmy Wales, Noam Chomsky, Lawrence Lessig, Ben Fong-Torres and Jello Biafra... if you don't recognize these names it's ok they probably don't know yours either...

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Episodes

Manufacturing Love and Sex

4/1/2014
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We're back, and love is in the air! Irene celebrates her birthday with the N1L crew; Skye gives her best guesses on romance; blogger and sexpert Violet Blue shares her carnal knowledge; Frank the Imac gives love a chance on a blind date; Irene receives a Valentine's Day wish from her "Backup Plan." Rachel Bolton and Matt Gowen from Hallmark give a greeting card perspective on this most consumerist holiday; Melissa phones in the first part of an extended Gay Report on love, cigarettes, and...

Duration: 01:24:14


Makerbot Stops By No One's Listening: Taking Manufacturing Into Your Bedroo

4/1/2014
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Irene from No One's Listening interviewsMakerbot Industrieswith guestsEddie Codeland Keith Ozar. Makerbot has invented a new consumer-grade, desktop-size 3-D printer. Yes, you can make and print your own lego collection right from the comforts of your home.The show also features Megan McCarthy from Mediagazer.com the webs premier aggregator for media industry news. Scott Orn the world's friendliest media-savvy venture capitalist. And finally, Irene's co-hort in No One's Listening crime,...

Duration: 00:57:30


No One's Anonymous With Author Cole Stryker

4/1/2014
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Real time anonymous blog 4chan explained. Featuring author Cole Stryker, who discusses his book "Epic Win For Anonymous", and internet culture expert/writer Nick Douglas.

Duration: 00:52:48


Makerbot Stops By No One's Listening: Taking Manufacturing Into Your Bedroo

4/1/2014
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Irene from No One's Listening interviews Makerbot Industries with guests Eddie Codel and Keith Ozar. Makerbot has invented a new consumer-grade, desktop-size 3-D printer. Yes, you can make and print your own lego collection right from the comforts of your home.The show also features Megan McCarthy from Mediagazer.com the webs premier aggregator for media industry news. Scott Orn the world's friendliest media-savvy venture capitalist. And finally, Irene's co-hort in No One's Listening...

Duration: 00:57:30


Culture Jamming:

11/8/2011
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We be jamming! We went digging through our archives and found this never released classic N1L with guest Jack Napier and Milton Rand Kalman from the Billboard Liberation Front. They join us -- in disguise, no less! -- to discuss the phenomenon of culture jamming. Professor Miriam Smith from San Francisco State University provides an additional perspective. This is a recycled show from back in the day - but we're pretty sure you'll still love it today!

Duration: 00:49:03


Everyone's Listening To Wikipedia

10/2/2011
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Wikipedia founder Jimmy Wales stops by the N1L studio (ok he calls in...but it still made us feel fancy...and if you click on the link in that sentence you can watch Irene interviewing Jimmy in person). We also were lucky enough to meet the who the NY Times referred to as "The King of Tumblr"Anthony De Rosa. He discusses the growing populartity of his bloghttp://soupsoup.tumblr.com/. Plus, journalist, Adam Clark Estescalls in to explain how and why Wikipedia is valuable for journalists...

Duration: 01:02:56


No One's Listening to Rejection

9/18/2011
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Ah rejection. A painful reality to life in showbiz. Nothing hurts more, and you never get used to the pain...Or do you? The show starts with Irene and N1L producer Chris Cornell swapping stories about painfully true N1L rejection stories. The inspiration for today's N1L was guest Jon Friedman, the host of a comedy show in NYC called"The Rejection Show."His show is a tribute to comedians and sketches that all got rejected. Legendary drummerSteve Bowmancalls in and talks about the highs and...

Duration: 00:54:45


No One's Anonymous With Author Cole Stryker

9/17/2011
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Real time anonymous blog 4chan explained. Featuring author Cole Stryker, who discusses his book "Epic Win For Anonymous", and internet culture expert/writer Nick Douglas.

Duration: 00:52:48


DIY Part 2

5/16/2007
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Irene continues exploring DIY culture. Part 2 of 3.

Wi-Fi, Part 3

4/16/2007
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Irene concludes her discussion of wi-fi connections. Part 3 of 3.

Disaster Communication, Part 1

3/21/2007
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Irene explores methods of communication during disaster situations. Part 1 of 3.

3.10: Catching Up, Part 3

12/26/2006
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Season 3 goes out with a bang! Diane Farsetta from the Center for Media and Democracy updates us on the ongoing battle vs. VNR's and fake news; the N1L crew reveals the ... interesting list of top search terms used to reach the site; former guest Jessica Weiner fills us in on her career and latest media education causes; Skye and Chris finally fix Irene's answering machine message. See you next year! Part 3 of 3.

3.10: Catching Up, Part 2

12/23/2006
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Our season wrap-up continues with a call from Martin Garbus, Josh Wolf's lawyer, on Josh's ongoing case and incarceration; Melissa phones in her final Gay Report of the year; Irene and Chris meet former guest and Washington Post chairman Don Graham in person, and ask about ongoing changes in the industry. Part 2 of 3.

3.10: Catching Up, Part 1

12/20/2006
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Another season draws to a close as we follow up with previous guests on previous topics. Skye tries another round of "Name that Previous Guest"; Donna Gaines, sociologist from Columbia University, updates us on the closure of CBGB and the decaying scene in New York. Part 1 of 3.

3.09: Netiquette, Part 3

12/14/2006
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Mind your p's, q's and www's! Joe Loong from AOL AIMPages chats about blogging etiquette; Skye confronts Frank about the spam situation; Irene interviews Jayne Hitchcock from haltabuse.org about online behavior; Chris previews Irene's new (looooong) phone message. Part 3 of 3.

3.09: Netiquette, Part 2

12/12/2006
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Our investigation of new media etiquette continues! Irene interviews Dan Briody, bringer of the Ten Commandmentsof Cellphone Etiquette; a big N1L "Ol!" to our friends in Brazil as we track down author John Riley at the ICANN conference; Irene and Skye discuss the finer points of writing well online. Part 2 of 3.

3.09: Netiquette, Part 1

12/10/2006
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N1L seeks out the rules of online etiquette! Skye minds her manners on a new quiz; Chris confronts Frank about spamming from the N1L mail server; Irene talks to Judith Kallos from NetManners.com about email etiquette; the gang discusses Irene's... ahem... informal email technique. Part 1 of 3.

3.08: Selling the Holidays, Part 3

12/7/2006
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Deck the halls! Irene meets Danny Schechter at the opening of "In Debt We Trust" in San Francisco; Arthur Grau from JustThink.org discusses the simple living movement and how to scale back our expectations; "Predators" raises the roof from the "In Debt We Trust" soundtrack; Irene, Skye and Chris discuss school, debt, shopping and bad Christmas carols. Happy holidays to one and all! Part 3 of 3.

3.08: Selling the Holidays, Part 2

12/5/2006
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The holiday show continues as Professor Miriam Smith drops by to discuss the meaning of "giving"; we feature the "In Debt We Trust Anthem" from Danny Schechter's new film; Irene talks to author Bill McKibben about how to achieve a "Hundred Dollar Holiday"; Polarity 1 performs "Winter in America" from "In Debt We Trust." Part 2 of 3.

3.08: Selling the Holidays, Part 1

12/3/2006
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'Tis the season for a special N1L look at the holidays and consumerism! Skye tests her holiday shopping IQ; we feature the trailer from Danny Schechter's film, "In Debt we Trust" (more at www.indebtwetrust.com); Irene talks to Jo Robinson, co-author of "Unplug the Christmas Machine"; the Austin Lounge Lizards perform "It's Always Christmastime for Visa" from the film. Part 1 of 3.
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