Our Week In The Web: March 6, 2015

Is it always clear where we're getting the quotes we post on our various social channels (Facebook, Twitter, Tumblr)? Apparently, it isn't! As recent adventures in night Twitter show us, some of you are, well, angry about things we post there and on Facebook. We try and share interesting quotes from callers and guests during and after our broadcast, as well as promote upcoming shows and relevant past programs as news breaks. But the quotes we post aren't a reflection of the show's opinion on the issues at hand. (Recent angry tweets, Facebook posts and emails to the contrary suggest this line isn't always so clear to everybody). We don't take too many positions on the news here; if there's a question about the provenance of a quote, feel free to ask us more about where it came from on the platform where you saw it before a knee-jerk "YOU'RE WRONG" reaction. You're welcome to have that kind of a reaction, of course, but we'd like to imagine tat a more thoughtful back and forth could nevertheless result in the alternative.

The Most Listened-To Shows Online (February 27, 2015 — March 6, 2015)

1. Medication And Female Moods (March 5, 2015)

2. Iran Nuclear Negotiations And The Netanyahu Speech (March 2, 2015)

3. Week In The News: DHS Shutdown Risk, Net Neutrality Win, Snowy South (February 27, 2015)

4. The Universal Attraction Of Black Holes (March 2, 2015)

5. Trouble At Clinton, Inc. (March 4, 2015)

Our Favorite Guest Quotes From This Week

"You can't call someone a monkey and then police them fairly." — Wesley Lowery

"In this generation, we're going to see the end of sprawl." — Chris Leinberger

"We're going back to all this work in the kitchen after Kellogg's tried to make it easier!" — Merry White

"I don't know exactly what a black Chinese restaurant would be, but I would sure love to see one." — Paul Beatty

"I happen to believe we are part of a multiverse." — Priyamvada Natarjan

Our Favorite Comments (Facebook, Twitter and Disqus) From This Week

"The 3yo's dolls eat Cheerios but they have to sit on mama's lap to do it." (@JessicaBurko)

"I'm not listing to HUD to determine whether i can live inside a tiny house i build." (Sage Thinker)

Well as a privileged white old lady I AM surprised , continually, at how some things haven't changed! This is awful! It is purely racial injustice! (Karen Breunig)

"When I was bingeing on 'Weeds,' that song was trapped in my head for an absolute AGE!!" (Lynne Shotola)

Our Favorite Bit Of Internet This Week

This captivating tumblr of old McCall's illustrations with modern — and occasionally off-color — captions. (Tumblr)


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