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WNYC Studios is the producer of other leading podcasts, including Radiolab, Death, Sex & Money, Freakonomics Radio and many others. In 2015, tens of thousands of you joined me in an experiment. And yes, it was big, and nerve-wracking, and totally exhilarating.

Join host Manoush Zomorodi for your weekly reminder to question everything. Some examples from the last few weeks: The Ellen Pao saga. We gave José a copy of Manoush's new book, Bore Today, the first book to be born out of a crowdsourced podcasting movement - our movement, dear listeners - is here. A few months ago, Manoush traveled to Vancouver to tell the story of Bored and Brilliant on the TED main stage.

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That first i Phone had no GPS, no video, no app store.

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The Artificial Intelligence program was so convincing that it wasn’t until the man invited his love interest to visit him, even scheduling time off from work for the visit, that their conversations started ringing strange in his head.