In this episode John introduces Mike to Rhizome theory in relation to the information structures of the internet as a "uniquely distributed network with no centre and a uniquely changing form" - and the challenges that presents to dealing with information pollution.
An introduction to Rhizome theory can be seen here.
This article on Russia's outsourcing of propaganda content is referenced in the discussion.
Volume 1 of the Mentionmapp e-book is now available to download.
This unique study of the background to today's information crisis is a must-read.