Listen to Episode 14 of Slate Money:
On this week's episode of Slate Money, Felix Salmon of Fusion, Cathy O'Neil of Columbia University, and Slate's Jordan Weissmann discuss the use and abuse of jargon in business and finance, regulators’ demands that financial institutions rewrite their figurative "living wills," and the battle over the literal estate of the artist Robert Rauschenberg.
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Happy Constitution Day!
Too bad it’s almost certainly unconstitutional.