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Kai Ryssdal

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A Burger a Day

Thursday, July 11, 2013

Is junk food an abomination or a modern miracle?

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Why Family and Business Don’t Mix

Wednesday, June 12, 2013

Yet another reason to blame your parents for pretty much everything.

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Baby, You Can Program My Car

Wednesday, May 29, 2013

A glimpse into our driverless future.

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REBROADCAST: The Hidden Cost of False Alarms

Wednesday, May 15, 2013

If any other product failed 94 percent of the time, you'd probably stop using it. So why do we put up with burglar alarms?

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It’s Crowded at the Top

Wednesday, May 01, 2013

Why is unemployment still so high? It may be because of something that happened well before the Great Recession.

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Help Wanted. No Smokers Need Apply

Wednesday, April 17, 2013

In many states, it is perfectly legal to not hire someone who smokes. Should employers also be able to weed out junk-food lovers or motorcyclists -- or anyone who wants to have a baby?

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How Money Is March Madness?

Thursday, March 21, 2013

The NCAA basketball tournament grabs a lot of eyeballs, but turning them into dollars hasn't always been easy -- even when the "talent" is playing for free.

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When Is a Negative a Positive?

Wednesday, March 06, 2013

Sure, we all like to hear compliments. But if you're truly looking to get better at something, it's the negative feedback that will get you there.

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The Downside of More Miles Per Gallon

Wednesday, February 20, 2013

The gas tax doesn't work well, and it's only going to get worse. What's next?

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Sure, I Remember That

Wednesday, February 06, 2013

It is startlingly easy to create false memories, especially in politics.

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