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Outrage Overload is a show about about our unhealthy relationship with outrage messaging. In each episode we explore a different aspect of the outrage industry

Outrage Overload David Beckemeyer

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Outrage Overload is a show about about our unhealthy relationship with outrage messaging. In each episode we explore a different aspect of the outrage industry

    BONUS - Outrage porn's impact on the midterms - Sean Evans

    BONUS - Outrage porn's impact on the midterms - Sean Evans

    In this episode, we catch up with political scientist Sean Evans to discuss what role "outrage porn" and "angertainment" played in the 2022 midterms.
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    • 35 min
    Buckle Up - Peter Ditto - Part Two

    Buckle Up - Peter Ditto - Part Two

    Episode 002.

    In this episode we conclude our interview with Professor Peter H. Ditto, where we continue our discussion of political polarization and "outrage porn" including how we overestimate the extremism of the other side and their hatred of us and various other distortions that get in the way of productive dialogue, as well as things like the Big Sort and loyalty tests.
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    • 33 min
    Buckle Up - Peter Ditto - Part One

    Buckle Up - Peter Ditto - Part One

    Episode 001 

    In this episode we speak with Peter H. Ditto, Professor of psychological science at UC Irvine who is an expert on motivated reasoning, and especially motivated moral reasoning. He worked with a team of all-star scientists to look at a major social problem in our society: political polarization. In this episode, we explore this groundbreaking work.



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    https://outrageoverload.net/

    Follow me, David Beckemeyer, on Twitter @mrblog. Follow the show on Twitter @OutrageOverload or Instagram @OutrageOverload. We are also on Facebook /OutrageOverload.

    If you would like to help the show, you can contribute here. Tell everyone you know about the show. That’s the best way to support it.

    • 29 min
    Pre-release Trailer

    Pre-release Trailer

    Are you on social media? Do you watch news on TV? Online? Do you get political campaign emails? Texts?  Then you’ve seen it - OUTRAGE PORN, messaging designed to evoke outrage. I'm David Beckemeyer and this is Outrage Overload, a podcast about our unhealthy relationship with the outrage industry.
    Support the showShow Notes:
    https://outrageoverload.net/

    Follow me, David Beckemeyer, on Twitter @mrblog. Follow the show on Twitter @OutrageOverload or Instagram @OutrageOverload. We are also on Facebook /OutrageOverload.

    If you would like to help the show, you can contribute here. Tell everyone you know about the show. That’s the best way to support it.

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