So You’ve Been Publicly Shamed is an insightful, well-researched, and important text about how we react to others’ poor decisions.” – The Huffington Post “Personable and empathetic, Ronson is an entertaining guide to the odd corners of the shame-o-sphere.”
Author: Jon Ronson
Mar 09, 2015 · Community Reviews. So You’ve Been Publicly Shamed is a book that covers a handful of “shamings” and the aftershocks the publicly shamed experienced while trying to get their lives back together. It covers everything from plagiarists to stories of those with good intentions gone wrong due to made up facts and studies,
This is the video that started the journey that became So You’ve Been Publicly Shamed. My stressful meeting with the three academics who created the Jon Ronson spambot (infomorph). About a year-and-a-half into writing So You’ve Been Publicly Shamed, I was asked to give a talk about it at the Mumsnet conference in London.
So You’ve Been Publicly Shamed is a gripping read, packed with humor and compassion and Ronson’s characteristic linguistic juggling of the poignant and the absurd.” –Chapter16.org “A powerful and rewarding read, a book utterly of the moment.”—
Apr 19, 2015 · Jon Ronson’s ‘So You’ve Been Publicly Shamed’Jon Ronson’s ‘So You’ve Been Publicly Shamed’. Ronson has arrived at this same entirely sane conclusion 46 years later. It’s good advice, even if Buddha and a lot of others did get there first. But there’s …
So You’ve Been Publicly Shamed. Starting with documented cases hundreds of years ago in small town New England, to the News of the World controversies and their victims, Ronson also explores companies that focus on creating public images and profiles for individuals who’ve had their lives ruined by shamings.
This is his modus operandi, and has been for years. But in So You’ve Been Publicly Shamed there is something else at play, too: fear. For this is a book about the cruelty of social media. In particular, it’s a book about the brutish power of Twitter, of which he is a major user.
So You’ve Been Publicly Shamed Quotes. But with social media, we’ve created a stage for constant artificial high drama. Every day a new person emerges as a magnificent hero or a sickening villain. It’s …
Dec 31, 2015 · Review quote. [So You’ve Been Publicly Shamed] is a great book about the way the internet can gang up on people and shame them, when they deserve it, when they don’t deserve it and it’s great — Judd Apatow Jon Ronson is unreal. So You’ve Been Publicly Shamed – everyone should read that book.He’s one of my favourite human beings.
It’s the idea that it feels stressful and painful. So You’ve Been Publicly Shamed 81. for us to hold two contradictory ideas at the same time (like the idea that we’re kind people and the idea that we’ve just destroyed someone). And so to ease the pain we create illu sory ways to …
Simultaneously powerful and hilarious in the way only Jon Ronson can be, So You’ve Been Publicly Shamed is a deeply honest book about modern life, full of eye-opening truths about the escalating war on human flaws—and the very scary part we all play in it.
In The Elephant in the Room, Jon Ronson, the New York Times best-selling author of The Psychopath Test, Them, and So You’ve Been Publicly Shamed, travels to Cleveland at the height of summer to witness the Republican National Convention.
So You’ve Been Publicly Shamed. The shamed are people like us – people who, say, made a joke on social media that acquired right here out badly, or made a mistake at work. As quickly as their transgression is revealed, collective outrage circles with the drive of a hurricane and the next issue they know they’re being torn apart by an indignant mob,