The Briefing

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19 March 2020

Episode 2181

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It’s just over a decade since we last saw global markets tank, also during a US election. Did we learn anything useful? Plus: the practicalities of creating a vaccine and why Australian football is continuing.

19 March 2020

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An unexpected history of celebrity

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Historian Greg Jenner on the history and meaning of fame – and why we don’t get sick of people being famous.

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