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Episode 745: The Rest Of The Story, 2016 Edition

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British Prime Minister Theresa May, looks out from her car window as she arrives for an EU Summit in Brussels on Thursday, Dec. 15, 2016. Virginia Mayo/AP hide caption

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Episode 743: 50 Ways to Leave Your Union

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Episode 742: Making Bank

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Episode 592: Bell Wars

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Episode 741: Amy and Steve vs. Facebook

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The company SpotHero built a Zen Den to help employees avoid burnout. Stacey Vanek Smith/NPR hide caption

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Episode 740: Burnout

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Episode 534: The History Of Light

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Episode 738: The Russian Rodeo

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Episode 737: 17 Deals In 17 Minutes

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Oliver Hart, winner, The Sveriges Riksbank Prize in Economic Sciences in Memory of Alfred Nobel. Michael Dwyer/AP hide caption

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Episode 736: Messy Nobel

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Episode 574: The Buffalo Talk-Off

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Episode 735: President Trump

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