Rabbit Hole

One: Wonderland

26:48 | Apr 16th

9 recommendations

A young man finds escape on the internet. He doesn’t realize that on the other side of the screen, a force is pulling him in.


Recommendations

pds9797 recommended:Jun 24th

This whole series is fantastic ! Great reflection about the internet & how it has shaped our society

michelle_ebooks recommended:Aug 7th

finally let myself get submerged into this rabbit hole and boy has it been a journey. i recommend diving deep into the whole series in a straight binge. as someone who grew up on the internet, and see the good and especially the bad impacts of media, i love this critical reporting that looks into ho...Show More

I thought this episode was:

😱 Horrifying
💡 Educational
🤔 Thought-provoking

olivier recommended:Apr 21st

Really interesting look into the algorithm that keep you watching and bring you into YouTube’s black hole of extremism.

mm recommended:Apr 22nd

Watching one cat video leads to another cat video leads to another cat video... Hear from the guy who helped build YouTube’s addictive algorithm. The metrics you choose define the product you build and not always for the better.

olivierApr 24th

@mm actually, when you listen to part two, the algorithm changed, and now a cat video leads to a lynx video, leads to a tiger, leads to tiger king, leads to white nationalists and racists.

rmmiller364 recommended:May 1st

This recommendation is really for this entire series. This series is a very helpful insight into YouTube’s role in political radicalization. Makes me glad that I only really use YouTube to watch drag queens!

elepheel recommended:May 9th

I'm really digging this series so far. The production quality is top notch.

danny recommended:Apr 18th

This sounds like it's gonna be great 👌🏾

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