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Economics is everywhere...if only you choose to see it. Join the FEEcast team every Friday for a lively recap of the week's important stories to give you the meaning behind the headlines.

Featuring Richard Lorenc, Brittany Hunter, Dan Sanchez and Marianne March

Produced by Sean W. Malone, Pavel Rusakov, and Jaye Davidson

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Is It Okay to be Incredible?

June 22, 2018

Pixar’s Incredibles 2 recently had the biggest opening of all time for an animated film. In the first Incredibles being super is stigmatized and only mediocrity is acceptable. Is that so different from the real world? Recounting memories from their own childhoods, the FEEcasters discuss some of the ways our culture suppresses excellence in the name of equality.

Show Notes:

How 'Incredibles 2' Is Making Superheroes Great Again

What the Self-Esteem Movement Got Disastrously Wrong

To Defend Civilization We Must First Understand It

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