If forgetting helps us forgive, how will the internet’s relentless memory impact our ability to accept other people’s past crimes and mistakes? In Right to Oblivion: Part 2, Viktor Mayer-Schönberger reveals what’s at stake when we undo forgetting, and Frank Ahearn shows us how the internet can forget our past if we’re willing to use deception.
Executive Producer: Terence Mickey
Producer: Bart Warshaw
Research and Editing Assistance: Kerrianne Thomas
Memory Motel Logo Design, Theme Song and Music Supervision: Bart Warshaw
Thanks to Frank Ahearn and Viktor Mayer-Schonberger for participating in this episode!
Interested in learning more about Frank? Click here..
Frank Ahearn wrote a handful of books about disappearing. Check them out on Amazon..
Here’s Victor’s book, Delete: The Virtue of Forgetting in the Digital Age on Google Books. (We recommend you read it)