Episode 14

Allegra Frank (Slate): S**tposting, Instagram art, ice cube role-playing

Slate senior editor Allegra Frank usually writes about things that have a big cultural footprint — movies like Godzilla vs. Kong, or TV shows like the Falcon and the Winter Soldier. But one of her all-time favorite social media accounts has only 45 followers and hasn't posted in two years.

"I've read their entire Twitter feed many times," she says.

On today's episode, Frank also talks with Eric Johnson about her love of s**tposting, endearing comedy videos, Instagram art, and more.

Read a full transcript of this episode here

Follow us:

- Allegra is @legsfrank on Twitter, and her podcast is @awylatt on Twitter and Twitch

- This show is @followfridaypod on Twitter and Instagram

- Eric is @heyheyesj on Twitter

Who Allegra follows:

- Ray Sipe (watch the Shrek video)

- Grace Freud

- Julie Kwon (check out Allegra's favorite drawing)

- George Ice Cube

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Theme song written by Eric Johnson, and performed by Yona Marie. Show art by Dodi Hermawan. Additional music by Purple Planet Music.

About the Podcast

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Follow Friday
The podcast about who you should follow online

About your host

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Eric Johnson

Eric Johnson is the founder of the independent podcast studio/consultancy LightningPod, and the former producer of the award-winning tech podcast Recode Decode with Kara Swisher.

LightningPod works with creators of all backgrounds and experience levels to help them achieve their podcasting goals. You can learn more at lightningpod.fm/hire-us