5 episodes

Alex Schmidt created an emoji...and there is a whole lot more to it than that. In this one-off limited time podcast miniseries, discover how Alex created the new BISON EMOJI. You’ll also discover insane American history, fascinating animal facts, the artisanal unicorn emoji industry, Internet linguistics, hoax supervolcanoes, and so much more. Also please be aware that the final episode involves themes of grief and loss.

1 Way To Make An Emoji Alex Schmidt

    • Society & Culture

Alex Schmidt created an emoji...and there is a whole lot more to it than that. In this one-off limited time podcast miniseries, discover how Alex created the new BISON EMOJI. You’ll also discover insane American history, fascinating animal facts, the artisanal unicorn emoji industry, Internet linguistics, hoax supervolcanoes, and so much more. Also please be aware that the final episode involves themes of grief and loss.

    Everyone’s Bison

    Everyone’s Bison

    Welcome to Episode 4 out of 4. [CONTENT WARNING: grief & loss]

    Guests on this episode:
    Chet Wild (comedian & podcaster) -- @ChetWild/#FastballAtChets
    Charles Brewer (food program manager for Charging Buffalo Meat House, Pine Ridge Reservation, South Dakota) -- nativeprogress.org

    Visit bisonemojipodcast.com for episode show notes, full guest information, and source links for this episode’s history, science, and stories.

    • 42 min
    Bison Are Incredible!

    Bison Are Incredible!

    Welcome to Episode 3 out of 4!

    Guest on this episode:
    Katie Goldin (comedy writer & host of the ‘Creature Feature’ podcast) -- @KatieGoldin/@ProBirdRights

    Visit bisonemojipodcast.com for episode show notes, full guest information, and source links for this episode’s history, science, and stories.

    • 58 min
    Emoji Are Worthwhile!

    Emoji Are Worthwhile!

    Welcome to Episode 2 out of 4!

    Guests on this episode:
    Julia Heffernan (emoji artist) -- juliaheffernan.com
    Gretchen McCulloch (Internet linguist) -- gretchenmcculloch.com
    Greg Welch (Unicode board member & V.P.) -- unicode.org

    Visit bisonemojipodcast.com for episode show notes, full guest information, and source links for this episode’s history, science, and stories.

    • 51 min
    Particles Start Accelerating

    Particles Start Accelerating

    Welcome to Episode 1 out of 4!

    Guest on this episode:
    Mark Bramhill (podcaster & audio storyteller) -- markbramhill.com

    Visit bisonemojipodcast.com for episode show notes, full guest information, and source links for this episode’s history, science, and stories.

    • 33 min
    Trailer

    Trailer

    Alex Schmidt created an emoji...and there is a whole lot more to it than that.

    In this one-off limited time podcast miniseries, discover how Alex created the new BISON EMOJI. You’ll also discover insane American history, fascinating animal facts, the artisanal unicorn emoji industry, Internet linguistics, hoax supervolcanoes, and a few big secret things not listed here.

    Show website: bisonemojipodcast.com

    Episode music: “Disco Sheik” by Podington Bear (soundofpicture.com)

    • 1 min

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