Listen to Episode No. 13 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 shady business of international surrogacy, the National Labor Relations Board's landmark ruling on who counts as a McDonald's employee, and Argentina déjà vu debt default.
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TODAY IN SLATE
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What Charles Barkley Gets Wrong About Corporal Punishment and Black Culture
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Three Talented Actresses in Three Terrible New Shows
Why Do Some People See the Virgin Mary in Grilled Cheese?
The science that explains the human need to find meaning in coincidences.
Happy Constitution Day!
Too bad it’s almost certainly unconstitutional.