Ask Sam: that special time when scientists worldwide cringe as Sam & the team speculate wildly on a diverse range of topics before picking up the phone to call in the real experts.
This time, we've got another hirsute mystery: Are insect and plant hairs also made from the magical (seeming) protein called keratin? Also, do bugs get cancer? And which came first: the chachalaca (not a typo) or the turkey?
The Ask Sam Hotline (1-844-GO-OTTER) is always open, so do your best to stump the gang and send us down another figurative rabbit-hole!
Janet Yellen's nomination to lead the Federal Reserve makes history. And Greg McBride of Bankrate.com says that doesn't matter.
The renewed volatility on Wall Street has many wondering whether the worst of the pullback is over, or if tough times are just beginning. In this week's podcast, the MoneyBeat crew dissects the big moves in stocks, bonds and oil and offers predictions for what's in store for the rest of the year.