Roboism is a show mostly about robots. We are exploring how artificial intelligence, machine learning, and digital assistants are affecting our culture. Come explore the humanity behind the bots that are quickly becoming a part of every day life.



Latest Episodes

#57: Monday Morning Political Consultant

May 12th, 2022 · 63 minutes

Alex and Kathy discuss the likely overturning of Roe v. Wade, and the necessary access to the technology for safe abortions.

#56: Elongated Muskrat

April 28th, 2022 · 57 minutes

Webster's dictionary defines "muskrat" as "an aquatic rodent of the U.S. and Canada with a long scaly laterally compressed tail, webbed hind feet, dark glossy brown fur and Twitter's supreme agent of chaos.

#55: Tech Isn't Forgiving

April 15th, 2022 · 56 minutes

Alex and Kathy go on Display.

#54: Titanic Salads

March 31st, 2022 · 60 minutes

Alex and Kathy discuss why the TikTok bots continue to be in the midst of a period panic.

#53: Finger Dancing

March 18th, 2022 · 56 minutes

Alex introduces intriguing new inputs as Kathy tears through a typing test.

#52: Not Bruno

February 3rd, 2022 · 58 minutes

Kathy and Alex are so here for Robot birds and British cyborgs, but they do NOT talk about Bruno.

#51: Rose, Thorn, and Bud

January 6th, 2022 · 58 minutes

Kathy and Alex try to figure out the best ways for each of them to be a human in 2022.

#50: My Soul is Very Expensive

November 16th, 2021 · 57 minutes

Kathy and Alex go meta on Meta's metaverse.

#49: Cardigan Karens

November 2nd, 2021 · 62 minutes

Kathy comforts Alex as they share their concerns (dread) around The Seattle Delivery Company turning into The Seattle Surveillance Company.

#48: Something Something Sherlock Joke

September 22nd, 2021 · 61 minutes

Alex and Kathy explore the media circus around Elizabeth Holmes, Theranos, and black turtlenecks.