What we're reading this weekend: confessions of an Instagram influencer, the psychology behind catcalling, literary awards' hidden costs, how Silicon Valley spreads its bland aesthetic, and chatting to a former editor of the OED.
From the death of method acting to the potential for head transplants, here is what we in the bunker are reading (and listening to).
Journalists investigating true crime need to remember they don't live in a Nancy Drew-esque universe -- their work has lasting consequences.
Popular US radio show This American Life ran a program last week that spent an hour retracting a recent TAL story on Apple factories in China. It provides an interesting comparison to the media here in Oz, writes Sean Rintel.
This American Life is kind of like Australian Story, except with more original ideas, a fascinating and interesting host and all the crazy weirdos of the US.