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      Thu 21 Jun 2018

      #123 An Ad for the Worst Day of Your Life 37m play

      Matt’s wife died a decade ago. Now, everywhere he goes on the internet, he can’t escape advertisements for clickbait sites with her picture on it. This week, Super Tech Support tries to help out. Matt... 6 more words

      Thu 07 Jun 2018

      #122 The QAnon Code ⚡️⚡️ 1h 5m play

      This week, to celebrate Alex Goldman’s return from paternity leave, a Yes Yes No extravaganza. Alex takes PJ and Alex Blumberg through the internet’s most encompassing conspiracy theory to date, and t... 42 more words

      Thu 31 May 2018

      Fri 18 May 2018

      #121 Pain Funnel 38m play

      An ambitious plan to help people goes off the rails, and a man from Florida tries to fix things the only way he knows how: with prank phone calls. Further reading: Cat Ferguson's reporting on Google a... 48 more words

      Thu 10 May 2018

      #120 INVCEL 27m play

      How a shy, queer Canadian woman accidentally invented one of the internet’s most toxic male communities.

      Thu 26 Apr 2018

      Introducing The Habitat 30m play

      Today we bring you the first episode of Gimlet’s new show “The Habitat.”  The true story of six volunteers picked to live on a fake planet.

      Fri 20 Apr 2018

      #119 No More Safe Harbor 30m play

      Last month, the government shut down backpage.com, a site where people advertised sex with children. We talk to a group of people who say that was a huge mistake.

      Thu 15 Mar 2018

      #118 A Pirate In Search of a Judge 33m play

      One day, Cayden received an email from their internet provider that said "stop pirating TV shows or we'll cut off your internet!" Cayden had no idea what they were talking about. So Alex decided to in... 13 more words

      Thu 01 Mar 2018

      #117 The World's Most Expensive Free Watch 31m play

      This week, the story of a man who made the extremely dubious decision to order a watch that he found in an Instagram ad. We explore the strange world that watch came from. Further Reading Jenny ODell'... 23 more words

      Thu 15 Feb 2018

      #116 Trust the Process 37m play

      This week, we meet a dominatrix who dominates computers, instead of just people. Plus, the story of a man who hatches a plot to destroy a beloved NBA team, using the best advantage he has — the fact t... 29 more words

      Thu 08 Feb 2018

      #42 Blindspot [Rebroadcast] 39m play

      Hope is a photographer. One day her body begins to betray her. It starts with her eyes. This is a rebroadcast of a story, which was first released in October 2015. Further Reading Lisa Sanders' book,... 11 more words

      Thu 25 Jan 2018

      #115 The Bitcoin Hunter 32m play

      Writer Jia Tolentino has a new case for Super Tech Support: where are all those bitcoin she bought six years ago? Further Reading Planet Money's bitcoin story Stories by Jia Tolentino

      Thu 18 Jan 2018

      #114 Apocalypse Soon 44m play

      This week: Yes Yes No returns and takes us to the brink of apocalypse. Further Reading replyall.fyi The yes yes nos tumblr The tweet in question Tide Pod Pizza Tweet Uganda Knuckles in VR Chat W... 36 more words

      Thu 21 Dec 2017

      #113 Reply All's Year End Extravaganza 56m play

      Our finale for the year! We solve some unsolved mysteries, call up some of our favorite people, and answer questions about stories listeners are still wondering about. Plus many weird surprises.  

      Fri 15 Dec 2017

      #112 The Prophet 39m play

      After Andrea is attacked by a stranger in Mexico City, she just wants to figure out who the guy was. Investigating this question drops her right into the middle of one of Mexico’s biggest conspiracies... 1 more words

      Thu 07 Dec 2017

      #111 Return of the Russian Passenger 59m play

      After a secret breaks in the news, Reply All re-examines how Alex Blumberg's Uber account was hacked. This episode is a follow up to #91 The Russian Passenger and #93 Beware All . Further reading: ... 4 more words

      Thu 30 Nov 2017

      Reply All Presents: Heavyweight 40m play

      Today we bring you an episode from one of our favorite shows, Heavyweight.

      Thu 16 Nov 2017

      #110 The Antifa Supersoldier Spectacular 38m play

      The return of YYN: The horrifying specter of November 4th and a very disturbing ice cream recipe. Further Reading Rich Kyanka's Tweet Refuse Fascism announces the November 4 protests An article by Kra... 39 more words

      Thu 02 Nov 2017

      #109 Is Facebook Spying on You? 35m play

      This year we’ve gotten one question more than any other from listeners: is Facebook eavesdropping on my conversations and showing me ads based on the things that I say? This week, Alex investigates. F... 40 more words

      Thu 19 Oct 2017

      #108 The Skip Tracer, Part II 31m play

      Continued: Sruthi Pinnamaneni follows the world's best bounty hunter on a peculiar case.

      #107 The Skip Tracer, Part I 31m play

      Sruthi Pinnamaneni follows the world's best bounty hunter on a peculiar case.  

      Thu 28 Sep 2017

      #106 Is That You, KD? 30m play

      This week, we help Alex Blumberg understand why a Google engineer ended up complimenting the KKK, and then Yes Yes No turns bizarro. Further Reading James Damore's unedited memo Links to all of the t... 22 more words

      Thu 21 Sep 2017

      #105 At World's End 31m play

      Phia helps a listener track down a mythical, vanished video game.  

      Thu 07 Sep 2017

      #104 The Case of the Phantom Caller 31m play

      A woman in New Jersey is getting strange phone calls to her office from unknown numbers. Every time she picks up, she finds herself eavesdropping on the life of a different stranger. Unsure what else ... 8 more words

      Thu 31 Aug 2017

      #56 Zardulu 48m play

      The rats are not what they seem. Also a new Yes Yes No. (This month we’re rebroadcasting the best Reply All episodes, as chosen by you, the listeners. We’ll be back with new episodes in September.)

      Thu 24 Aug 2017

      #44 Shine On You Crazy Goldman 37m play

      A website for people who are way too high. Plus, could LSD unlock our better selves? Does PJ even have a better self? We investigate. (This month we’re rebroadcasting the best Reply All episodes, as c... 13 more words

      Thu 17 Aug 2017

      #50 The Cathedral 35m play

      Amy and Ryan Green’s one-year-old son is diagnosed with cancer and begins an agonizing period of treatment. And then, one night in the hospital, Ryan has a strange epiphany: this whole terrible ordeal... 28 more words

      Thu 10 Aug 2017

      #36 Today’s the Day 45m play

      On this week’s episode of Reply All, PJ and Alex go outside. (This month we’re rebroadcasting the best Reply All episodes, as chosen by you, the listeners. We’ll be back with new episodes in September... 1 more words

      Thu 03 Aug 2017

      #103 Long Distance, Part II 42m play

      This week, Alex and Damiano take a trip. This is the conclusion of last week's episode, Long Distance . Further Reading Snigdha Poonam's story on tech support scams in the Hindustan Times If you su... 80 more words

      Thu 27 Jul 2017

      #102 Long Distance 45m play

      This week, a telephone scammer makes a terrible mistake. He calls Alex Goldman.   Further Reading If you suspect you are a victim of a tech support scammer, you see a suspicious pop-up, or get an unso... 77 more words

      Thu 13 Jul 2017

      #101 Minka 39m play

      A man takes on an impossible job: fixing the place you go before you die. Further Info Bill Thomas's website Bill Thomas on Twitter Tammy Marshall at The New Jewish Home

      Wed 05 Jul 2017

      Introducing Mogul 35m play

      Today we bring you episode one of Gimlet’s new show, “Mogul: The Life and Death of Chris Lighty.” It’s the story of the birth of hip-hop and a hip-hop legend, but it’s also about the darker side of th... 34 more words

      Thu 29 Jun 2017

      #100 Friends and Blasphemers 21m play

      An online diary used by American teenagers confronts a strange and terrifying enemy.

      Thu 22 Jun 2017

      #28 Shipped to Timbuktu 35m play

      An email to the wrong address sends us hurtling into the world of professional cookie advisors. Plus, a new Yes, Yes, No. This is a rebroadcast of a story. Our theme song and scoring is from Breakmas... 12 more words

      Thu 15 Jun 2017

      #99 Black Hole, New Jersey 33m play

      A mysterious thief has been using the internet to steal a bizarre array of items - watches, scooter parts, clown costumes. This week, Alex heads straight towards his hideout.

      Thu 08 Jun 2017

      #98 Fog of Covfefe 30m play

      The last person on earth who has not heard about covfefe walks into a studio, and a strange journey begins.