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131. Sinners in the Hands of an Angry Internet

131. Sinners in the Hands of an Angry Internet

A Pittsburgh comic artist kills himself following Instagram accusations. The collapse of churchgoing comes with consequences. A community-oriented "Smoke Em" so important the whole she-bang is free.
“Hip Hop Family Tree,” Ed Piskor

Correction to this episode: In our discussion of the late comic Ed Piskor, accused of sexual misconduct, we conflated the accounts of two women, both of whom happened to be named Molly. In the first case, 17-year-old Molly D. never claimed a physical relationship with Piskor, only messages she exchanged with the artist. In the wake of this accusation, an older woman, Molly W., added her own story, framing a past sexual relationship with Piskor as exploitive, a charge Piskor addressed in his suicide note, claiming they’d had sex twice, and that both times were consensual. The age of consent in Pennsylvania is 16.

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