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Against the Rules with Michael Lewis

A weekly Society, Culture and Business podcast featuring Michael Lewis
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Journalist and bestselling author Michael Lewis takes a searing look at what’s happened to fairness in American life through the lens of people who depend on public trust. After exploring what’s happened to referees and coaches, the third season of Against the Rules tackles what’s happened to our trust in experts and expertise. An expert has probably saved your life more than once. So why is it so hard to judge who the real experts are? And why, once we’ve found them, do we struggle to listen to what experts have to say? In this season, we meet oceanographers and baseball writers, nurses and former gang members — people who don’t have a lot in common but the mixed blessing of their expertise.

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Definitely worth a listen for anyone who's interested in hearing about the world of "fairness". With a topic like that, you obviously get some interesting perspectives and stories.
We already knew Michael Lewis was a good writer. Now he's found a different way to tell stories; through a podcast. And he pulls it off surprisingly well: Against the Rules is an excellent podcast. It's well researched, narrated in a captivatin
It's not at all surprising that an award-winning author would make an outstanding podcast. What is delightful is how relevant these sports ideas are for everyone. Recommended.
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