The Brian Lehrer Show Published by The Brian Lehrer Show The End of the American Dream? 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/308807/&share=1"></iframe> Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Email a Friend Benjamin Wallace-Wells, New York Magazine staff writer, talks about the economist who thinks there might not be a full recovery from the 2008 financial crisis and that the American Dream's time has passed.