La Mancha Screwjob May 20, 2022

from Radiolab· ·

All the world’s a stage. Or, sometimes it feels that way, especially these days. In this episode, originally aired in 2015, we push through the fourth wall, pierce the spandex-ed heart of professional wrestling, and travel 400 years into the past to unmask our obsession with authenticity and our desire to walk the line between reality and fantasy. Thanks to Nick Hakim for the use of his song "The Light". Support Radiolab by becoming a member of * _The Lab_ _today._ __ Radiolab is on YouTube!* Catch up with new episodes and hear classics from our archive. Plus, find …

La Mancha Screwjob