We hear a lot about fake news, but Andy Borowitz examines another horrible tend: no news.
Exploring fears about A.I. by revisiting a 1997 chess match between man and machine.
D&D, once at the center of a moral panic, is now seen as an antidote to screen addiction.
How a pill that led to drug safety guidelines became a case study for rising drug prices.
DNA information available on genealogy websites is today being used to solve crimes.
DNA clues; thalidomide; robot ambivalence; obsessive gamers; Borowitz on no news.
Humorist Andy Borowitz has found a solution to the problem of political ads on TV.
How a decades-old Wall Street sexual harassment battle is affecting today’s workplace.
The #TakeAKnee movement has ties to a protest at the 1968 Olympics.
Our social media addiction is explained by theories pioneered by B.F. Skinner decades ago.
Social media loops, athlete protests, Wall Street harassment; pet threat; Andy Borowitz
About Retro Report on PBS
Retro Report makes sense of the present by revealing the past. Join journalists Celeste Headlee and Masud Olufani as they connect the present to the past through four distinct and varied stories, and New Yorker humorist Andy Borowitz adds his signature wit.
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