Social Media and Politics

Carpe Donktum, the pseudonym for a citizen who makes memes to support Donald Trump, guests to discuss his work. We talk about some of the memes that the President has retweeted on Twitter, as well as differences in meme making cultures across Reddit, 4chan, and 8chan. We also dive into the the media response to these memes, and Carpe Donktum's thoughts on deepfakes and manipulated videos.