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The Internal Revenue Service building in Washington, DC.

PODCAST: Hacking at the IRS

May 27, 2015
FIFA arrests, the IRS gets hacked, and technology heads to the airport.
Author Chuck Palahniuk at a reading in 2009 in New York City.

Shhh ... we're talking about Fight Club

May 26, 2015
We're breaking the rules to talk about the sequel to Fight Club.
Posted In: authors, marketing, comic books

PODCAST: Beers and board games

May 26, 2015
An Apple promotion, a "Democratic Socialist" campaign, and a pub for gamers.

PODCAST: Show me the money, airlines

May 25, 2015
Asian markets stay open, cheap fuel but not flights, and inventing a smart smoker.

A fashionable workout

May 22, 2015
The Wall Street Journal's Elizabeth Holmes says we've reached peak yoga pants.
Posted In: fashion, gym, exercise

The art of keeping — or spoiling — a TV secret

May 22, 2015
Spoiler alert! Sometimes we enjoy knowing the ending in advance.
Posted In: spoilers, spoiler alert, Kardashians, the bachelor, Mad Men

PODCAST: Disappearing grocery stores

May 22, 2015
Interest rates, the 'leap second,' and disappearing grocery stores in Flint, MI.
A Wall Street road sign is pictured near the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) building in New York.

PODCAST: New York as a lesson in economics

May 21, 2015
The gap between rich and poor, and lessons learned in New York City.
Max Dawson was the fifth contestant to be eliminated on this season of  Survivor.

Northwestern professor is a real 'Survivor'

May 20, 2015
Max Dawson's class on the economics of the reality show wins him an invitation.
Posted In: Survivor, Northwestern University, reality television

PODCAST: Skin in the game

May 20, 2015
Wall Street eyes the fed, colleges may have to pay up for defaulted loans, and the costs of investing in a hedge fund.

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