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BONUS – Introducing Twice Removed

Alex Blumberg sits down with Eric Mennel and Ngofeen Mputubwele, producers on Gimlet’s new show Twice Removed.

January 13, 2017

Part 7: MAGIC (Season 4, Episode 10)

“In America, if you’re making money, everything is forgiven. Trust me.” – Dov Charney

December 22, 2016

Part 6: Anger (Season 4, Episode 9)

How does a founder get fired from his own company?

December 16, 2016

Part 5: Suits (Season 4, Episode 8)

The private affairs of a public company.

December 8, 2016

Part 4: Boundaries (Season 4, Episode 7)

There’s logic, and then there’s Dov logic.

December 2, 2016

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Alex Blumberg

Alex is the host of StartUp, and CEO and cofounder of Gimlet . He 's an award-winning radio journalist and former producer for This American Life and the co-founder of Planet Money.

Hosted by

Lisa Chow

Lisa is co-host of StartUp. Previously, she was a senior editor at FiveThirtyEight and a reporter at NPR's Planet Money and WNYC. She has an MBA from Columbia .


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