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521 04/10/2018: "Senator, we run ads."2018-04-10 15:00:00
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522 04/09/2018: Would you pay for Facebook?2018-04-09 15:00:00
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523 04/06/2018: ¯\_(?)_/¯2018-04-06 15:00:00
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524 04/05/2018: The view from China on a potential trade war2018-04-05 15:00:00
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525 04/04/2018: Your trade war questions, answered2018-04-04 15:00:00
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526 04/03/2018: Nothing but respect for *our* John Williams2018-04-03 15:00:00
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527 04/02/2018: Markets couldn't ignore a brewing trade war forever2018-04-02 15:00:00
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528 03/30/2018: Kai Quiz-dal is off today2018-03-30 15:00:00
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529 03/29/2018: Data, data everywhere and no one stopped to think2018-03-29 15:00:00
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530 03/28/2018: Stuck in the middle of tariffs2018-03-28 15:00:00
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531 03/27/2018: The Lamppost Theory2018-03-27 15:00:00
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03/27/2018: The Lamppost Theory

It goes something like this: "Politicians use economics the way a drunk uses a lamppost: for support, not illumination." It's what Princeton economist Alan Blinder is exploring in his new book: Why can't economists and lawmakers seem to understand each other? First though: The Department of Commerce says it's going to ask people about their citizenship in 2020. Several states are suing, and critics say it could keep some folks from talking to census takers. Today we'll look at the potential consequences of undercounting. Plus: Mark Zuckerberg said he'd testify before Congress about the Cambridge Analyitica scandal, but he doesn't plan to talk to the United Kingdom Parliament. We'll look at the European perspective on Facebook's latest controversy.…read more

532 03/26/2018: We took this personality test so you don't have to2018-03-26 15:00:00
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533 03/23/2018: No trade war yet2018-03-23 15:00:00
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534 03/22/2018: The man that's suing Cambridge Analytica2018-03-22 15:00:00
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535 Bonus: Bernanke, Geithner and Paulson: The Full Interview2018-03-21 15:20:25
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536 03/21/2018: America, meet your new Fed Chair2018-03-21 15:00:00
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537 03/20/2018: "It takes a crisis to get Congress to act"2018-03-20 15:00:00
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538 03/19/2018: Ben, Hank and Tim2018-03-19 15:00:00
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539 03/16/2018: What minty fresh hell is this?2018-03-16 15:00:00
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540 Bonus: Make Me Smart is back2018-03-16 08:32:10
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