Edit this Published in Freakonomics Radio Wildfires, Cops, and Keggers Listen 4 min Queue Download this audio Want to embed this player? Use the code below. More info. <iframe frameborder="0" scrolling="no" height="130" width="100%" src="https://www.wnyc.org/widgets/ondemand_player/wnyc/#file=/audio/json/168161/&share=1"></iframe> Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Email a Friend On Election Day, most people focus on the obvious winners and losers -- that is, the candidates. But we went looking for some of the strange side effects that elections produce.