Freakonomics Radio

Stephen J. Dubner and WNYC Studios

Society & Culture

Chart Positions

Society & Culture 5
Top 200 14

In their books "Freakonomics," "SuperFreakonomics" and "Think Like a Freak", Steven D. Levitt and Stephen J. Dubner explore "the hidden side of everything," telling stories about cheating schoolteachers and eating champions while teaching us all to think a bit more creatively, rationally, and productively. The Freakonomics Radio podcast, hosted by Dubner, carries on that tradition with weekly episodes. Prepare to be enlightened, engaged, perhaps enraged, and definitely surprised.


The Troubled Cremation of Stevie the Cat

October 14th, 2013

Episode 149 of 307 episodes

We spend billions on our pets, and one of the fastest-growing costs is pet "aftercare." But are those cremated remains you got back really from your pet?

Featured Podcast