Introducing Against the Rules with Michael Lewis

Get ready for the launch of Michael Lewis's first podcast, where he takes listeners from student-loan call centers to the courts of Uzbekistan to the new trading hubs of Wall Street (in New …

Ref, You Suck!

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.

The Seven Minute Rule

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 …

The Alex Kogan Experience

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

The Hand of Leonardo

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

The Neutral

What kind of person makes a neutral referee? It’s not the kind of person you think.

Baby Judge School

Judges now want us to know they’re human. But maybe we’d be better off if we didn’t know.

The Magic Shoebox

Where is a millisecond worth a million dollars? The New York Stock Exchange. 

Bonus Live Episode: Michael Lewis and Malcolm Gladwell

Around the launch of Against the Rules, Michael spoke with his friend and co-producer, the author Malcolm Gladwell, at the 92Y in New York. Hear them …

Against the Rules Presents: Cautionary Tales

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 …

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