Devin Gordon is a freelance writer and editor. His work has appeared in The New York Times Magazine, ESPN the Magazine, GQ, The Atlantic, and The Guardian. Prior to becoming a full-time writer, Gordon was executive editor at GQ Magazine. Prior to that, he was a writer and editor at Newsweek. Gordon received his B.A. in English from Duke University.
As the coronavirus continues to spread, the World Health Organization has declared a state of emergency. This week, On the Media looks at how panic and misinformation are going viral, too. Plus, a controversial endorsement for Bernie Sanders puts the spotlight on Joe Rogan, and has renewed the debate over "cancel culture." And, the impeachment proceedings continue to move toward a conclusion.  1. Brooke [@OTMBrooke] reflects on the impeachment proceedings as they come to an anti-climactic ending. Listen. 2. Alexis Madrigal [@alexismadrigal] of The Atlantic explains how panic online is spreading faster than the coronavirus itself. Listen. 3. Devin Gordon [@DevinGordonX] talks about why Joe Rogan is so popular, and reflects on the controversy surrounding his tentative endorsement of Bernie Sanders. Listen. 4. Natalie Wynn, creator of the Youtube channel ContraPoints, lays out her criticism of "cancel culture" and takes an honest look at her own "cancellations." Listen. Music:  Roary's Waltz by John Zorn Psychotic Girl by Black Keys Baba O'Reilly by The Who Life on Mars by David Bowie (covered by Meridian String Quartet) River Man by Brad Mehldau
Jeff chats with Devin Gordon of The Atlantic about his article "Why Is Joe Rogan So Popular?" They discuss how the left misunderstands Joe Rogan's politics, his rise to becoming "the next Tim Ferris", the war on "bro culture", and how Rogan might be the best hope to break the spell of Trump. Jeff Grace @jeffgrace Twitter @jeffgrace Instagram Keith McArthur Devin Gordon "Why Is Joe Rogan So Popular?" @DevinGordonX (Twitter)  Mentioned in this Episode… Joe Rogan Podcast Sam Harris / Rebecca Traister Podcast Intro Song "Bop Didi Boom" by Michael Sempert. More by him at... | Michael Sempert on Spotify  
This episode features an in-depth look from Devin Gordon at each of the freshmen, Coach K and the program as a whole this season as he relates his hands-on experience interviewing Zion, Cam, RJ, Tre and Coach K in one-on-one interviews to write a feature piece for GQ magazine. Devin gives some really interesting observations and details about each of the freshmen's mindsets, what makes them special individually and as a group, and takes us inside his experience with each in this hour-long interview. The first 10 minutes have some audio issues, but they were quickly resolved.
Bleacher Report's Yaron Weitzman speaks to Kristaps Porzingis superfan Devin Gordon, former executive editor of GQ, about Porzingis' injury and what that means for him and the Knicks going forward
View 2 more appearances
Share Profile
Are you Devin? Verify and edit this page to your liking.

Recommend This Creator

Recommendation sent

Join Podchaser to...

  • Rate podcasts and episodes
  • Follow podcasts and creators
  • Create podcast and episode lists
  • & much more

Creator Details

Brooklyn, New York, United States of America
Episode Count
Podcast Count
Total Airtime
3 hours, 38 minutes
Podchaser Creator ID logo 309702