"...through a combination of smart storytelling and Lewis's wry presenting style, it's accessible and entertaining." -- The Financial Times
“…it’s snappy and smart, with Lewis powering the whole thing with dry wit and common sense.” --The Guardian
About the show
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.
Michael Lewis has published many New York Times bestselling books including The Fifth Risk, Flash Boys , and The Big Short. Movie versions of The Blind Side, Moneyball, and The Big Short were all nominated for Academy Awards. He grew up in New Orleans and remains deeply interested and involved in the city but now lives in Berkeley, California with his wife, Tabitha Soren, and their three children. Against the Rules is his first podcast.