RadioLab
Thu, 05/17/2012 - 7:00pm

Games: A good game--whether it's a pro football playoff, or a family showdown on the kitchen table--can make you feel, at least for a little while, like your whole life hangs in the balance. This hour of Radiolab, Jad and Robert wonder why we get so invested in something so trivial. What is it about games that make them feel so pivotal? Tune in Thursday 5/17 at 1pm and 7pm

photo by João Saidler