590: Choosing Wrong

590: Choosing Wrong

Jun 24, 2016
Stories of people making the wrong choice, even though the right one is staring them squarely in the eye. Basketball players making a conscious decision to not do the thing that makes them better, pollsters refusing to see the truth of Donald Trump, and more.
  • Ira talks to Tom, who regrets his vote on Brexit this week. And Zoe Chace talks to Harry Enten, a senior analyst at the website FiveThirtyEight, about Donald Trump. When Trump announced his campaign for the presidency in June 2015, pundits dismissed him and pollsters said the numbers proved he'd never win the nomination. Only that's not at all what they showed! Trump was in the lead. Enten explains what they all missed. (13 minutes) PoliticsPresidents

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Wilt Chamberlain shoots an underhanded free throw. Image via Complex.

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