Episode: Legacy of a Jerk

Freakonomics Radio Logo
Legacy of a Jerk

What happens to your reputation when you're no longer around to defend it?

Freakonomics Radio
Users who viewed this episode also viewed...

Mobituaries with Mo Rocca > JFK Impersonator Vaughn Meader: Death of a Career

For one brief shining moment in the early 1960s, John F. Kennedy impersonator Vaughn Meader was on top of the world. He was the voice of the hit comedy album "The First Family" which broke sales records and even won the Grammy for Album of the Year. Meader's impression also stirred up controversy, forcing White House advisers to grapple with the impact of political mimicry...

Mobituaries with Mo Rocca > Mobituaries with Mo Rocca Season 1 Trailer

 Join CBS Sunday Morning correspondent, humorist, and history buff Mo Rocca for an irreverent but deeply researched appreciation of the people (and things) of the past who have long intrigued him. This trailer previews a few of the subjects profiled in season 1.

Stuff You Should Know > Nepotism: When Hiring the Best Just Won't Do

Nepotism is something that is very hard to avoid, and very hard to resist, even if you know it may be the wrong thing to do. We all love helping out families get ahead, but you're also costing someone else an opportunity when you play ball. Learn all about nepotism in today's episode. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news...
Comments (0)

Login or Sign up to leave a comment.

Log in
Sign up

Be the first to comment.