Posted:Apr 12, 2008
Science Saturday | Apr 12, 2008 | Carl Zimmer & Gary Marcus
The Wright Show
Ryan Holiday, author of Conspiracy, a new book on the destruction of Gawker, discusses how the Stoics might have viewed the conflict between Peter Thiel and Nick Denton. Plus: A genuine conspiracy
Bill Scher and Matt Lewis weigh whether James Comey’s memoir has sullied his reputation.
Aryeh Cohen-Wade and Miles Klee consider the place of the social outcast after nerd culture has gone mainstream.
Mark Kleiman and Megan McArdle discuss perceived prejudice against conservatives in academia and other fields.
Aryeh Cohen-Wade and Elizabeth Nolan Brown discuss how sex workers will adapt to the federal government’s recent closure of the controversial website.
Aryeh Cohen-Wade and media critic Sonny Bunch discuss the past and future of the changing medium.
Harold Pollack and David Perry point to services for the disabled as something often overlooked by supporters of single-payer healthcare.