PBS Idea Channel

Here’s an idea: a PBS show that examines the connections between pop culture, technology and art.

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    Introverts are super popular right now, celebrated to the point of meme-level. But why do we suddenly want to self-identify as nerds and introverts? Is this popularity connected to technology?

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    There are some deeply ingrained stereotypes about Dungeons & Dragons, and those stereotypes usually begin and end with people shouting “NERD!!!” But the reality of the D&D universe is a whole lot more complex.

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    “My Little Pony”, Bronies are challenging our perception of gender roles, which may be more fluid than previously thought!