David Enrich is an investigative editor at the Wall Street Journal and the author of The Spider Network: The Wild Story of a Math Genius, a Gang of Back-stabbing Bankers and One of the Greatest Scams in Financial History.
David Enrich on KCRW
More from KCRW
San Quentin reimagined, COVID origin theory, Nowruz songsNational
Gov. Newsom wants to transform the state’s oldest prison — San Quentin — into a rehabilitation center inspired by prisons in Scandinavian countries like Norway.
Uber, Lyft defeat unions in CA Prop. 22 fightCalifornia
Hundreds of thousands of California rideshare drivers finally have clarity on their job classification — but it’s not the outcome their unions were hoping for.
US presidents and first ladies used food as political tools, PR movesNational
Author Alex Prud’homme explores the appetites of more than two dozen U.S. presidents in “Dinner with the President: Food, Politics, and a History of Breaking Bread at the White House.”
Is Valentine’s Day a ripoff? Long Beach chapel offers $14 weddingsHolidays
Angelenos are getting hitched at the Cute Little Wedding Chapel in Long Beach. They’re taking advantage of the $14 Valentine’s Day special.
Understanding success — and why talent and ability are not always keyPhilosophy
Hungarian-born network scientist and author of “The Formula: The Universal Laws of Success,” Albert-László Barabási, explains the disconnect between performance and success, and…
Author Brad Stulberg on peak performance strategies and overcoming OCDMental Health
Coach and author Brad Stulberg examines the science behind reaching our full potential, whether it be at work or in our personal lives.
Biden doubled-down on NATO support for Ukraine. Can he get Americans on board?Politics
Panelists discuss President Biden’s visit to Ukraine and its future in NATO, the Supreme Court cases around social media content moderation, and the four-day work week.
‘Cocaine Bear’ director on tackling the R-rated horror-comedyEntertainment
Director-producer Elizabeth Banks understood the challenges of making the mixed-genre horror-comedy “Cocaine Bear.”
Looking at the skeletons inside the NFL’s closetSports
Renowned sports journalist Dave Zirin talks about his latest documentary, which explores the unjust, unfair and deeply racist history of the NFL coupled with its commitment to…