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Stephen Dubner (co-author of the Freakonomics book series) and research psychologist Angela Duckworth (author of Grit) really like to ask people questions, and came to believe there’s no such thing as a stupid one. So they made a podcast where they can ask each other as many “stupid questions” as they want. New episodes each week. No Stupid Questions is a production of the Freakonomics Radio Network. 

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    • 4.8 • 27 Ratings

Stephen Dubner (co-author of the Freakonomics book series) and research psychologist Angela Duckworth (author of Grit) really like to ask people questions, and came to believe there’s no such thing as a stupid one. So they made a podcast where they can ask each other as many “stupid questions” as they want. New episodes each week. No Stupid Questions is a production of the Freakonomics Radio Network. 

    How Does When You Are Born Affect Who You Are?

    How Does When You Are Born Affect Who You Are?

    Also: how did Angela do with her no-sugar challenge?

    • 38 min
    Why Are We So Attracted to Fame?

    Why Are We So Attracted to Fame?

    Also: do we subconsciously lie about our major influences?

    • 35 min
    Have We All Lost Our Ability to Compromise?

    Have We All Lost Our Ability to Compromise?

    Also: is it better to be right or “not wrong”?

    • 36 min
    Is Everybody Cheating These Days?

    Is Everybody Cheating These Days?

    Also, what's better: to learn new skills or go deep on what you're good at?

    • 37 min
    What Does It Mean to Be a “Good” Man?

    What Does It Mean to Be a “Good” Man?

    Also: how can you stop ruminating?

    • 34 min
    How Do You Know if People Don’t Like You?

    How Do You Know if People Don’t Like You?

    Also: do self-help books really help?

    • 39 min

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4.8 out of 5
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27 Ratings

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Amazing and insightful

Great chemistry and wonderful insights!

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