Offline: Jia Tolentino on the Internet’s Endless Stage

Offline: Jia Tolentino on the Internet’s Endless Stage

Offline: Jia Tolentino on the Internet’s Endless Stage

Pod Save America - October 24, 2021 - 50:06

Jia Tolentino, New Yorker staff writer and author of Trick Mirror, talks to Jon about how the internet has turned life into an endless performance, why that makes politics hard and virtue signaling easy, and what being online during the pandemic has done to our collective psyche.New episodes of Offline with Jon Favreau drop every Sunday on the Pod Save America feed.For a closed-captioned version of this episode, please visit crooked.com/podsaveamerica. For a transcript of this episode, please email transcripts@crooked.com and include the name of the podcast.

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