Strangers on the Internet


Special: Exclusive Interview with Bestselling Author Nancy Jo Sales - Part 1

Season 2, Ep. 18

On this special first episode of season 2, Irina and Michelle welcome bestselling author, award-winning journalist, filmmaker and producer Nancy Jo Sales. A long-time critic of online dating and social media, Nancy Jo talks in part 1 of this interview about why dating app operators consider her such a thorn in their side, how dating apps are intentionally addictive, and why we see so much victim-blaming when apps lead to nefarious encounters. What does evolutionary biology have to do with dating apps? And why does Nancy Jo think that these apps have deep cultural effects such as turning men callous? Come listen to one of the most distinctive voices on all matters dating apps - things are about to get salty!

Nancy Jo Sales' website

Nancy Jo's IG

Nancy Jo's book "Nothing Personal: My Secret Life in the Dating App Inferno"

Nancy Jo's book "American Girls: Social Media and the Secret Lives of Teenagers"

Nancy Jo's documentary "Swiped: Hooking up in the Digital Age"

Nancy Jo's viral article "Tinder and the Dawn of the 'Dating Apocalypse'"

Nancy Jo's article "Finally, Women Are Calling out Toxic Online Dates. Now to Target the Apps Themselves"

SOTI episode 14 "Ten Years of Tinder - Where Are We Now?"

SOTI episode 15 "Exclusive Interview with Tinder Swindler Star Victim Cecilie Fjellhøy - Part 1"

SOTI episode 16 "Exclusive Interview with Tinder Swindler Star Victim Cecilie Fjellhøy - Part 2"

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