Oct 092013

Our latest podcast is called “How to Think About Money, Choose Your Hometown, and Buy an Electric Toothbrush.” It’s another installment of our FREAK-quently Asked Questions, in which Stephen Dubner and Steve Levitt answer questions from you, our readers and listeners.

Stephen J. DUBNER: Hey Levitt, what are your very favorite three letters in the English alphabet?

Steven D. LEVITT: I have no idea.

DUBNER: What do you mean you have no idea, you must have three favorite letters.

LEVITT: You mean like in a row that spell a word?

DUBNER: Yeah, maybe. I’m just seeing what comes to mind. How do you like F?

LEVITT: F’s good.

DUBNER: Give me an A.


DUBNER: Give me a Q.

LEVITT: Oh FAQ, I didn’t know what you were talking about.

DUBNER: What’s it spell?


DUBNER: And what’s it mean?

LEVITT: It means I’m heavily confused right now.


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