- 28 MinWilt Chamberlain - easily one of the best basketball players of all time - was a terrible free throw shooter. Except for one season when he changed technique and scored more free throws in one game than anyone ever has. Then, crazily, he gave up the technique. Malcolm Gladwell explains why we often make the wrong decisions, in full awareness that they're wrong. This story was adapted from Gladwell's new podcast Revisionist History, which is produced by Panoply. — Malcolm Gladwell
- 13 MinIra talks to Tom, who regrets his vote on Brexit this week. And Zoe Chace talks to Harry Enten, a senior analyst at the website FiveThirtyEight, about Donald Trump. When Trump announced his campaign for the presidency in June 2015, pundits dismissed him and pollsters said the numbers proved he'd never win the nomination. Only that's not at all what they showed! Trump was in the lead. Enten explains what they all missed. — Harry Enten, Ira Glass, Zoe Chace
Wilt Chamberlain shoots an underhanded free throw. Image via Complex.