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The economy explained. Imagine you could call up a friend and say, "Meet me at the bar and tell me what's going on with the economy." Now imagine that's actually a fun evening.

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The economy explained. Imagine you could call up a friend and say, "Meet me at the bar and tell me what's going on with the economy." Now imagine that's actually a fun evening.

    The Great Gatsby

    The Great Gatsby

    All of it. Read by the staff of Planet Money.

    • 4 hr 28 min
    Nervous TikTok

    Nervous TikTok

    The U.S. was going to ban TikTok... and then it didn't. We break down the beef with TikTok, and see what life would have been like without it. | Subscribe to our weekly newsletter here.

    • 24 min
    Planet Monet (Classic)

    Planet Monet (Classic)

    Investors are pouring money into art, but a lot of it is disappearing into storage. We find out why. | Subscribe to our weekly newsletter here.

    • 17 min
    The Bees Go To California (Classic)

    The Bees Go To California (Classic)

    Almonds taste great. And the logistics behind pollinating almond trees are un-bee-lievable. | Subscribe to our weekly newsletter here.

    • 23 min
    Chaos At The Capitol

    Chaos At The Capitol

    With an insurrection at the Capitol, we interrupt Planet Money and turn the feed over to tonight's episode of the NPR Politics podcast. | Subscribe to Planet Money's weekly newsletter here.

    • 16 min
    Bitcoin Losers (Classic)

    Bitcoin Losers (Classic)

    The Bitcoin market is still crazy, but a lot of people can't even find their Bitcoins. We go looking for lost billions. | Subscribe to our weekly newsletter here.

    • 22 min

Customer Reviews

4.6 out of 5
25.6K Ratings

25.6K Ratings

JDMeiser ,

Thank you for Reading Gatsby

I’m just about to start teaching The Great Gatsby, and I’m planning on directing my students to this podcast for a free, well-produced version of it. Love that you did this!

M0ridin ,

Thank you!!

This is one of my most favorite podcasts! They just read the complete text of The Great Gatsby (one of my most favorite novels), with each host reading a chapter of the book. Such a treat and a welcome listen today.

the Queen of Fort Greene ,

Stick to finance

That’s what fascists say when they want you to stick to the lies they hear on Fox. Funny. Anyhoo.. this is good except I found all of your voices soooo irksome when you decided you should narrate Gatsby. Why? Just annoying voices with bad cadence.

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