Everyone is back on their respective coasts and the show is back to normal. We deliver on the long promised new bumpers only we care about. Selfie-sticks abound. People can make their own gut beer. Brian reviews an app. Jason ruins a movie. The usual!

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Show Notes

INTRO

Survey finds Californians are the biggest boasters on social media

Social Media Actually Isn’t Stressing Us Out, Says New Report

2015 Preview: Making Fashion Out of Wearables

IN THE NEWS

Google Glass sales halted but firm says kit is not dead

Stop Putting Your Email Address in Your Email Signature

Obama calls for end to 19 state laws that harm community broadband

Don’t Buy Drugs From Techno-Libertarian Dilettantes

Defense in Silk Road Trial Says Mt. Gox CEO Was the Real Dread Pirate Roberts

Facebook restricts violent video clips and photos

Using AI to Study Poker Is Really About Solving Some of the World’s Biggest Problems

Oculus Rift gets more virtual reality porn with Red Light Center

MySpace Still Reaches 50 Million People Each Month

Map: Literally every goat in the United States

SECURITY? HAH!

Google flushes 61% of Android users down the security toilet

Microsoft swings punch at Google – accuses Project Zero of a “Gotcha!”

US Centcom Twitter account hacked by pro-IS group

Keystroke Logger Disguised as a USB Charger

This $10 phone charger will wirelessly keylog your boss

Former US cybersecurity director gets 25 years for online child abuse

When a prank goes wrong: Student indicted after hacking rival college’s calendar

Crayola’s Facebook page hijacked, redrawn in NSFW style

AT THE LIBRARY

As You Wish: Inconceivable Tales from the Making of The Princess Bride

SOFTWARE, APPS, AND GADGETS

Trivia Crack

MEDIA CANDY

John Wick

The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies

American Sniper

The Imitation Game

MORON OF THE WEEK

No Action Figures Please

THE WEB’S NOT DEAD

Zombocom still lives!

Should you buy a selfie stick?

ARE YOU KIDDING ME?

Auto-Brewery Syndrome: Apparently, You Can Make Beer In Your Gut

CLOSING SHOUT-OUTS

Internet Outrage Machine #6 Fish Prison

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