Freakonomics co-author Stephen J. Dubner uncovers the hidden side of everything. Why is it safer to fly in an airplane than drive a car? How do we decide whom to marry? Why is the media so full of bad news? Also: things you never knew you wanted to know about wolves, bananas, pollution, search engines, and the quirks of human behavior. Join the Freakonomics Radio Plus membership program for weekly member-only episodes of Freakonomics Radio. You’ll also get every show in our network without ads. To sign up, visit our show page on Apple Podcasts or go to


Title Date published
50. The Truth Is Out There…Isn’t It? 2011-11-22
49. Unnatural Turkeys 2011-11-16
48. Boo…Who? 2011-11-08
47. Wildfires, Cops, and Keggers 2011-11-02
46. Misadventures in Baby-Making 2011-10-25
45. Those Cheating Teachers! 2011-10-18
44. Where Have All the Hitchhikers Gone? 2011-10-10
43. The Decline and Fall of Violence 2011-10-05
42. The Upside of Quitting 2011-09-28
41. The Folly of Prediction 2011-09-14
40. The Suicide Paradox 2011-08-31
39. The Economist’s Guide to Parenting 2011-08-16
38. The Church of "Scionology" 2011-08-03
37. Mouse in the Salad 2011-07-20
36. Hey Baby, Is That a Prius You're Driving? 2011-07-06
35. Live From St. Paul! 2011-06-22
34. Things Our Fathers Gave Us 2011-06-08
33. To Catch a Fugitive 2011-05-25
32. Growing Up Buffett 2011-05-11
31. Gambling With Your Life 2011-04-27

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