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Against the Rules with Michael Lewis

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Rank #143 in Society & Culture category

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Society & Culture
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Journalist and bestselling author Michael Lewis (Liar's Poker, Moneyball) takes a searing look at what’s happened to fairness—in financial markets, newsrooms, basketball games, courts of law, and much more. And he asks what’s happening to a world where everyone loves to hate the referee.

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Journalist and bestselling author Michael Lewis (Liar's Poker, Moneyball) takes a searing look at what’s happened to fairness—in financial markets, newsrooms, basketball games, courts of law, and much more. And he asks what’s happening to a world where everyone loves to hate the referee.

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Great Podcast

By Rock of Aging - Jan 29 2020
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Michael Lewis expertise is breaking down the complex and making it interesting.

Great start

By flipflopjimmy - Jan 12 2020
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I like the premise of this podcast.

iTunes Ratings

6354 Ratings
Average Ratings
4786
614
366
283
305

Great Podcast

By Rock of Aging - Jan 29 2020
Read more
Michael Lewis expertise is breaking down the complex and making it interesting.

Great start

By flipflopjimmy - Jan 12 2020
Read more
I like the premise of this podcast.
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Against the Rules with Michael Lewis

Latest release on Nov 15, 2019

The Best Episodes Ranked Using User Listens

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Warning: This podcast is a series podcast

This means episodes are recommended to be heard in order from the very start. Here's the 10 best episodes of the series anyway though!

Rank #1: Ref, You Suck!

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Rage at referees is all the rage in professional sports. Michael Lewis visits a replay center that’s trying to do the impossible: adjudicate fairness.

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Apr 02 2019

40mins

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Rank #2: The Seven Minute Rule

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The government protects us from some dangerous products, but not from others that, over time, ruin countless lives.

Michael has started a Go Fund Me campaign to help Katie finally be free of her student loan burden. If you would like to contribute, visit Katie's Go Fund Me.

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Apr 09 2019

49mins

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Rank #3: The Alex Kogan Experience

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Everyone hates grammar and ethics cops. Until they need one.

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Apr 16 2019

45mins

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Rank #4: The Hand of Leonardo

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The authenticator ref absolves everyone of blame. And sometimes generates money out of thin air.

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Apr 23 2019

46mins

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Rank #5: Against the Rules Presents: Cautionary Tales

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A new show from Pushkin Industries: Cautionary Tales. We tell our children unsettling fairy tales to teach them valuable life lessons, but these Cautionary Tales are for the education of the grown ups – and they are all true. Tim Harford (Financial Times, BBC, author of “Messy” and “The Undercover Economist”) brings you stories of awful human error, tragic catastrophes, daring heists and hilarious fiascos. They'll delight you, scare you, but also make you wiser. Featuring original music and an award-winning cast including Alan Cumming and Archie Panjabi (The Good Wife), Toby Stephens (Die Another Day), Russell Tovey (Quantico) – and Malcolm Gladwell.

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Nov 15 2019

36mins

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