The economy explained. Imagine you could call up a friend and say, "Meet me at the bar and tell me what's going on with the economy." Now imagine that's actually a fun evening.
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How Desi Invented Television
The television was invented by Philo Farnsworth in 1927. TV was invented by Desi Arnaz in 1951.
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Modern Monetary Theory (Classic)
We rethink everything we know about government spending, taxes, and the nature of money.
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The Great Gatsby
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JAN 11, 2021
Planet Monet (Classic)
Investors are pouring money into art, but a lot of it is disappearing into storage. We find out why. | Subscribe to our weekly newsletter
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