Dubner talks with Nobel laureates and provocateurs, social scientists and entrepreneurs — and his Freakonomics co-author Steve Levitt. Where sound illuminates ideas, and the boundaries blur between science, philosophy, and human experience.
Journalists, comics, artists, authors, activists and political figures all have a place at the table along with many special guests. Where sound illuminates ideas, and the boundaries blur between science, philosophy, and human experience.Predators scouring the Internet, targeting children for sex: It's a national problem that Dateline has helped uncover.We got such an overwhelming response from our last investigation— some 15,000 emails from parents, grandparents, teachers and law enforcement— telling us to "keep up the good work," and "keep the issue alive." On Wednesday night, April 26, Dateline is back with the fourth undercover investigation. Even far from the big cities and suburbs, vulnerable young teens are not far from danger. It's pretty common that when a character dies on a TV show, the episode that turns out to be their swan song is focused heavily on them. In the fall, the best episode of the first half of Season 2 of The Walking Dead, "Save the Last One," was followed by the weakest, "Cherokee Rose." And here we are, a week after the excellent "18 Miles Out" aired, and we get the especially dull "Judge, Jury, Executioner." Even a notable character death at the end couldn't do much to save this one.A warning: some of what you're about to read is explicit.