We answer a bunch of the questions you asked — and even one you *didn’t* ask.
Every six hours a new dollar store opens in the U.S. Are they killing grocery stores?
The remarkable story of the online “CAPTCHA” tests we’ve all taken to prove that we’re not robots.
The Guinness Book of World Records had a problem: It made its money selling books, but book sales aren’t what … More
The hottest toy this holiday season has no identifiable logo, no main distributor, and no widely agreed upon name. Today, … More
One Hollywood director leaves the world of big budget blockbusters for something even more lucrative: low budget Hollywood.
When Roddey Player’s business started heading south, he did everything he could to avoid the big failure: bankruptcy. But what’s … More
The logistical miracles and wild risks behind getting red roses to your doorstep on Valentine’s Day.
Gas prices have been falling since early summer, but not everyone is happy about it. Today, stories about the people … More
On today’s show, the Planet Money T-shirts arrive at the Port of Miami. But they’re not quite here yet.