Freakonomics Radio

Schedule
88.5-1
Tuesday
8:00 pm
Sunday
1:00 pm

Freakonomics Radio is an award-winning podcast and public-radio project that melds pop culture with economics. Hosted by New York journalist Stephen Dubner, with co-author Steve Levitt as a regular guest, the show is based on their book Freakonomics: A Rogue Economist Explores the Hidden Side of Everything. It is produced in partnership with WNYC.


NPR

Collards And Canoodling: How Helen Gurley Brown Promoted Premarital Cooking

The legendary Cosmo editor, subject of two new biographies, knew sex sells – and food brings in ad money. She cannily combined them with features like "After Bed, What? (a light snack for an encore)."
NPR

Collards And Canoodling: How Helen Gurley Brown Promoted Premarital Cooking

The legendary Cosmo editor, subject of two new biographies, knew sex sells – and food brings in ad money. She cannily combined them with features like "After Bed, What? (a light snack for an encore)."
WAMU 88.5

The Legality Of Restoring Virginia Voting Rights

Virginia's governor is bypassing the commonwealth's Supreme Court ruling and restoring felon voting rights individually. Kojo examines Terry McAuliffe's move with a legal expert.

NPR

Got To Catch Peter The Great And Ivan The Terrible

Think of it as an intellectual version of Pokémon Go. Moscow's City Hall will launch an app next month that allows players to catch long-dead historical figures on the streets of the capital.