Clickbait: Mark Thompson Clicked the Link so You Don’t Have To

‘Spot’, the robot dog, dances on the sideline as Missouri drives down the field in the second half of the Armed Forces Bowl NCAA college football game in Fort Worth, Texas, Wednesday, Dec. 22, 2021. (AP Photo/Emil Lippe)

Mark Thompson introduces a brand new segment to the show, ‘Clickbait‘!

Clickbait‘ is content whose main purpose is to attract attention and encourage visitors to click on a link to a particular web page.

Mark invites you to listen to a series featuring all of the tempting stories we clicked on throughout the internet so you don’t have to!

In the first episode, Mark starts off strong discussing the articles that caught his eye the most, starting with the following enticing stories:

  • UK nurse reportedly recovers from Covid-19 come after receiving Viagra
  • Scientists defy God, Teach Goldfish to Drive on Land
  • “Rise of the real Cybermen: Nimble robots that can open a bottle, give someone an injection or lift 65 libs will be unveiled for the first time as developers insist that they’re here to help (not take your job)
  • North Koreans attend insane mass rally to pledge fight against Covid despite zero cases
  • South Korean crosses DMZ in rare defection to North Korea

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