433: Fine Print 2011

433: Fine Print 2011

Apr 15, 2011
Stories where the fine print changes everything, whether you read it or not.
  • Host Ira Glass talks about the infamous line in the band Van Halen's contract insisting that the groups' dressing room include a bowl of M&Ms with all the brown M&Ms removed. Ira used to think this request was just petulant rock-star behavior. Then he talked to John Flansburgh, from the band They Might Be Giants, and John explained why the M&M clause was actually an ingenious business strategy. (6 minutes) BusinessMusic

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