Fyi

I’ll be on NPR tomorrow from 1 to 2 P.M. in the Chicago market. I don’t know if the show will rebroadcast elsewhere at different times. It doesn’t play here in DC. Anyway, the interesting part is that I will be on with Richard Epstein of the University of Chicago and Tom Palmer of the Cato Institute. The subject? “What the Hell is Jonah doing on this show?” No, actually, it will be on libertarianism in America. Should be fun.

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