Earlier this month, researchers at the University of Southern California published the results of an 18-year study, correlating high animal protein intake in middle-aged people to a high risk of cancer. At the same time, researchers found that high levels of animal protein are beneficial to people 65 and older.
A few years ago, Slate staff writer Amanda Hess was on vacation when a friend alerted her to a series of threatening Tweets about rape and murder directed at her from the Twitter account "headlessfemalepig." Hess joins us to talk about her investigation into the matter, and to discuss gendered harassment in the Internet age.
A look at the five-year bull market with Ken Solow, founding partner of Pinnacle Advisory Group, Inc. in Columbia; we get Ken's insights on investing and how the stock market responds to changes in policy and to a political crisis such as the one in Ukraine.