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The economy, explained, with stories and surprises. 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. That's what we're going for at <em>Planet Money</em>. People seem to like it.


#223 Planet Money: Stealing Our Way To A T-Shirt

October 27th, 2010

Episode 320 of 901 episodes

Back in May, we announced on the podcast that we'd be making a Planet Money t-shirt. Then we got swamped in the details. This week, though, we're back with two podcasts on the t-shirt project. Today, we look at the economics of design. And we explain why ripping off other people's fashion ideas is a good -- and, for the moment, perfectly legal -- strategy for us to pursue. Music: Avett Brothers' "Kick Drum Heart"