Episode

12/27 Bobby Kennedy, Jr., Bill Lazonick & Rosen v. Rosen

December 27, 2011

Best of 2011: Bobby Kennedy shares views on capital punishment.  Bill Lazonick on history of corporate stock options and Rosen v. Rosen (faux movie reviewer meets real movie reviewer). Plus Sam Seder on the death of Osama bin Laden in May and Sam & Matt’s first London Riot debate from August.

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