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3 Things You Didn't Know About LA
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3 Things You Didn't Know About LA

Los Angeles - it's not what you think.

3 Things You Didn't Know About LA

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The New Bond Villain
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The New Bond Villain

Concerns about the yield on the 10-year Treasury note going above three percent are overblown.

The New Bond Villain

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Amazon vs Trump Goes Postal
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Amazon vs Trump Goes Postal

President Trump's objection to Amazon's deal with the Postal Service is based on dodgy data.

Amazon vs Trump Goes Postal

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Lawn Chair Economics
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Lawn Chair Economics

China steals a lot of intellectual property from the U.S. The smartest thing for the U.S. to do in return might be ... nothing.

Lawn Chair Economics

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Tax Refunds, A Habitual Health Problem
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Tax Refunds, A Habitual Health Problem

The way many Americans manage their taxes could be bad for their health.

Tax Refunds, A Habitual Health Problem

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The Loan Ranger
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The Loan Ranger

Most people think you can't get rid of student loans in bankruptcy. Turns out most people are wrong.

The Loan Ranger

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Congress Does Not Compute
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Congress Does Not Compute

The percentage of congressional representatives with a background in computers: THREE

Congress Does Not Compute

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Unsung Indicators
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Unsung Indicators

Our show goes old school in this episode and brings you three under-appreciated economic indicators about things that affect us all.

Unsung Indicators

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Deficit Attention Disorder
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Deficit Attention Disorder

The CBO projects the federal budget deficit could top 800 billion dollars this year... and reach a cool trillion by 2020. So ... what?

Deficit Attention Disorder

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Tyler Cowen Rates America
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Tyler Cowen Rates America

Data, the humanities, and the suburbs: Tyler returns for another round of Overrated vs. Underrated

Tyler Cowen Rates America

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