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Episode from the podcastThings I Found Online Podcast

Mansplaining & Power Dynamics

Released Thursday, 29th November 2018
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We are blending discourse with dictionary, as we take on the word "mansplain" - what is its definition and country of origin? Can we use it in a sentence?! How did this term go mainstream? And what part did the internet play? We are joined by linguist Caitlin O'Connell from LinguaBishes.com and we add jet setting photographer Gregory Schell to the mix because It will take a man to explain why this term sticks in the craw of the manosphere. Plus, Quora is brimming with meaty morsels of mansplanation. We turn to Bustle for our Top One List and What’s Twitter Trending is #BeatlesSongsforMillennials.