Conversations with People Who Hate Me

Conversations with People Who Hate Me

www.conversationswithpeoplewhohateme.com
Getting to know the human on the other side of the screen.


New Podcast: ‘Small Triumph Big Speech’
Apr 30 • 18 min
Dylan previews his new podcast Small Triumph Big Speech. Listen wherever you get your podcasts. smalltriumphbigspeech.com
36: Dangerously Dead Wrong
Mar 23 • 41 min
Two longtime friends talk after getting into a Facebook altercation about COVID-19. Conversations with People Who Hate Me is a production of Night Vale Presents. Credits: Dylan Marron (creator, producer, host), Vincent Cacchione (audio engineer, mixer),…
35: I Hate Hank Green
Mar 9 • 36 min
Popular writer, vlogger, and creator Hank Green speaks to someone who tweeted “popular opinion but I hate hank green.” If you’d like to be a guest on this show fill out the form at conversationswithpeoplewhohateme.com Conversations with People Who Hate Me…
34: Peloton Husband
Feb 24 • 44 min
When a Peloton commercial went viral, countless people shared their thoughts online. In this episode, Dylan connects Sean, an actor in that commercial with Tom, a man who called him a loser. If you’d like to be a guest on this show fill out the form at…
33: Bernie Bros
Feb 10 • 50 min
A Bernie supporter and an Elizabeth Warren supporter connect after clashing online. If you’d like to be a guest on this show fill out the form at conversationswithpeoplewhohateme.com Conversations with People Who Hate Me is a production of Night Vale…
32: Trash
Jan 27 • 48 min
In the summer of 2017 journalist Katie Herzog wrote a piece that was widely criticized. Ultimately she found herself at the bottom of a social media pile-on. 3,000 miles east of Katie, a woman named Robyn Kanner joined that pile-on tweeting “ur just…
Empathy is not Endorsement
Jul 31, 2019 • 12 min
Host Dylan Marron shares his 2018 TED Talk “Empathy is not Endorsement.” TED Talks Daily features a new TED Talk every weekday. You can find it wherever you get your podcasts. You can watch his talk here:…
31: High School Reunion
Mar 25, 2019 • 31 min
Dylan speaks to Carl, an old high school classmate, about something Carl wrote online seventeen years ago - before social media as we know it was even invented. If you’d like to be a guest on this show fill out the form at…
30: Easy Target
Mar 11, 2019 • 37 min
Dylan speaks to Brian, a stranger who called him a gay slur. If you’d like to be a guest on this show fill out the form at conversationswithpeoplewhohateme.com Conversations with People Who Hate Me is a production of Night Vale Presents. Credits: Dylan…
29: Bob The Drag Queen
Feb 25, 2019 • 58 min
Celebrated drag queen & winner of RuPaul’s Drag Race Bob The Drag Queen chats with James, a stranger who tweeted “I really really really don’t like Bob The Drag Queen.” If you’d like to be a guest on this show fill out the form at…
28: Hypocrite
Feb 11, 2019 • 41 min
Jesse called Dylan a hypocrite. Dylan admits he may be right. If you’d like to be a guest on this show fill out the form at conversationswithpeoplewhohateme.com Conversations with People Who Hate Me is a production of Night Vale Presents. Credits: Dylan…
27: I Hate Amanda Palmer
Jan 28, 2019 • 68 min
Amanda Palmer is a celebrated musician and artist with a whole bunch of devoted fans… and some vocal detractors. In this episode Dylan moderates a conversation between Amanda and a woman who tweeted “I’m not sure I hate any celebrity the way I hate Amanda…
26: Happy & Merry
Dec 24, 2018 • 44 min
“Merry Christmas” can be a divisive phrase. In this episode Dylan connects two strangers who open up to each other about their respective feelings about the holiday season. Want to be a guest on the show and take your own online conversation and move it…
Listener Call: Nick
Dec 10, 2018 • 30 min
Dylan speaks with Nick, a listener of the podcast who had a very personal connection to one of the episodes. Want to be a guest on the show and take your own online conversation and move it offline? Fill out the form at…
Listener Call: Jamie
Nov 26, 2018 • 32 min
Dylan speaks to a listener about their family dynamics. Want to be a guest on the show and take your own online conversation and move it offline? Fill out the form at conversationswithpeoplewhohateme.com Conversations with People Who Hate Me is a…
Listener Call: Kaleb
Nov 12, 2018 • 33 min
Dylan answers listener questions from a man named Kaleb. Want to be a guest on the show and take your own online conversation and move it offline? Fill out the form at conversationswithpeoplewhohateme.com Conversations with People Who Hate Me is a…
25: I Hope You’re Eaten Alive
Oct 15, 2018 • 64 min
Benjamin was a guest on this show and K is a listener who became so upset by Benjamin’s comments said that she publicly wrote “Ben, if you’re reading this I hope you’re eaten alive by wild dogs.” Dylan connected them on a call for this season’s finale.…
24: I Hate This Podcast
Oct 1, 2018 • 33 min
Dylan talks to Steve who really does not like this podcast at all. Want to be a guest on the show and take your own online conversation and move it offline? Fill out the form at conversationswithpeoplewhohateme.com Conversations with People Who Hate Me is…
23: Unfriended
Sep 17, 2018 • 39 min
Jabari and Andrew were Facebook friends until the 2016 election tore them apart and one unfriended the other. Dylan connects them on a phone call for their first extended conversation about what happened. Want to be a guest on the show and take your own…
22: Is This Racist?
Sep 3, 2018 • 34 min
Three years ago Lauren called in to Andrew Ti’s popular call-in podcast Yo Is This Racist? with a question. She felt Andrew and his guest co-host slammed her and has spent the last three years afraid that Andrew hates her. Dylan connects the two of them…
21: Nauseating
Aug 20, 2018 • 30 min
Iain is a college senior who writes a bi-weekly column for his campus newspaper. In commenting on the current state of media he referred to Dylan’s past work as “nauseating” so Dylan called him up to chat. Want to be a guest on the show and take your own…
20: They/Them
Aug 6, 2018 • 44 min
Lindsay makes a web series that teaches young kids about LGBTQ issues. Lennox is a high schooler who wrote Lindsay a message saying the show is harmful to children. Dylan connects them on a call. Want to be a guest on the show and take your own online…
19: Latinx
Jul 23, 2018 • 37 min
Latinx is the gender-neutral alternative to the terms Latino and Latina. Kat Lazo is a content creator who made a video explaining why some people use it. Alvaro commented “this chic is annoying” beneath that video. Dylan connects them on the phone. Want…
18: Civility
Jul 9, 2018 • 35 min
Dylan connects two strangers to talk to about civility in the age of Trump. (Here’s a link to the article referenced in the episode.) Want to be a guest on the show and take your own online conversation and move it offline? Fill out the form at…
17: You Are a Liar
Jun 25, 2018 • 62 min
A rape survivor speaks to someone who called them a liar. Want to be a guest on the show and take your own online conversation and move it offline? Fill out the form at conversationswithpeoplewhohateme.com Conversations with People Who Hate Me is a…
16: Bitch Talk About Palestine
Jun 10, 2018 • 21 min
Intesar told Dylan “bitch talk about Palestine” so Dylan called him up and they did. Want to be a guest on the show and take your own online conversation and move it offline? Fill out the form at conversationswithpeoplewhohateme.com Conversations with…
15: Teens and Guns
May 28, 2018 • 34 min
Two teenagers from opposite ends of the political spectrum speak to each other about guns in the United States. Want to be a guest on the show and take your own online conversation and move it offline? Fill out the form at…
14: Digital Self-Harm
May 14, 2018 • 28 min
Alyson anonymously sent herself hateful and homophobic messages online. Dylan Marron asks her why. Want to be a guest on the show and take your own online conversation and move it offline? Fill out the form at conversationswithpeoplewhohateme.com…
13: Talentless Hack
Apr 30, 2018 • 24 min
Doug called Dylan Marron a “talentless propaganda hack” so Dylan called him up to ask why. Want to be a guest on the show and talk to someone who said something negative to you? Fill out the form at conversationswithpeoplewhohateme.com Conversations with…
12: Burned At The Stake
Apr 16, 2018 • 33 min
Jaya wrote an essay suggesting the television show ‘The Office’ doesn’t hold up to today’s standards. The essay was tweeted out and Tom tweeted back that she should be “burned at the stake” for her opinion. Dylan connects the two of them on a call. Want…
11: The Trans Ban
Apr 2, 2018 • 32 min
Tyler Gilmore is a veteran of the Marines who vocally expressed his support for the trans ban. In this episode Dylan connects him to Maddie Makara, a veteran who served for 16 years and recently came out as a trans woman. Want to be a guest on the show…
10: Bigot Scum
Feb 12, 2018 • 40 min
Dylan moderates a conversation between two strangers who clashed online. Marcia is a stand up comedian and proud feminist who frequently writes things like “men are scum” on social media and Andrew is an “anti-feminist” who reached out to Marcia to call…
9: Conclusion (For Now)
Oct 2, 2017 • 48 min
To close out this chapter Dylan calls up people who love the show and have used it as motivation for conversations in their own life, including a conservative listener who’s a fan of the podcast. (Thanks for listening, we’ll be cooking up some new…
8: (Don’t) Kill Yourself
Sep 25, 2017 • 32 min
Content Warning: This episode contains a conversation about suicide. Dylan calls someone who publicly told him to kill himself and that people like him “deserve to be put on island to die.” Credits: Dylan Marron (creator, producer, host), Christy Gressman…
7: Sissies and Flaming Queens
Sep 18, 2017 • 35 min
Lee publicly called Dylan a “flaming homo,” a “sissy,” a “flaming queen,” and an “idiot.” The twist? Lee is a gay man himself… with a fascinating life story. A Night Vale Presents production. Credits: Dylan Marron (creator, producer, host), Christy…
6: The Good Troll
Sep 11, 2017 • 30 min
Dylan calls James, a standup comedian and self-identified troll, who publicly wrote that Dylan was “condescending as f*ck.” James walks Dylan through the difference between a good troll and a bad troll. A Night Vale Presents production. Credits: Dylan…
5: The Seeds of Hate
Sep 4, 2017 • 27 min
Today’s guest not only doesn’t hate Dylan Marron, but at one point in the conversation he says he loves him. So why include this episode as part of the show? Listen to the end to find out why. A Night Vale Presents production. Credits: Dylan Marron…
4: Facts and Feelings
Aug 28, 2017 • 27 min
“Facts don’t care about your feelings.” At least according to Anna, a school teacher from the south. Listen as Dylan and Anna try to get to the bottom of why they see that catchphrase so differently… and why they both agree that Anna shouldn’t have sex…
3: The Call Is Coming from Inside the House
Aug 21, 2017 • 23 min
This isn’t just a “conservative versus liberal” podcast. This week Dylan speaks with Matthew, a left-leaning queer artist who publically posted that Dylan “represents some of the worst aspects of liberalism.” A Night Vale Presents production. Credits:…
2: Hurt People Hurt People
Aug 7, 2017 • 31 min
Dylan Marron calls Josh, a teenager who told Dylan that he was “the reason this country is dividing itself.” But the two quickly find out they have more in common than they think. A Night Vale Presents production. Credits: Dylan Marron (creator, producer,…
1: You’re a Piece of Sh*t
Jul 31, 2017 • 29 min
Dylan Marron makes popular social justice videos on the internet, so he gets a lot of hate messages. In the first episode of this podcast, he speaks with Chris, a man who called Dylan “a piece of sh*t”… among many other things. A Night Vale Presents…
Conversations with People Who Hate Me, hosted by Dylan Marron – Teaser
Jul 10, 2017 • 3 min
Conversations with People Who Hate Me takes hateful conversations online and turns them into productive conversations offline. As a writer and video maker who focuses on social justice issues, Dylan Marron receives a lot of negative messages on the…