Freakonomics Radio
Thu, 01/17/2013 - 1:00pm
Thu, 01/17/2013 - 7:00pm
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The Truth Is Out There…Isn’t It?  Until not so long ago, chicken feet were nothing but waste material. Now they provide enough money to keep chicken producers in the black – the US exports 300,000 metric tons of these "paws" to China and Hong Kong each year.  The first part of this episode, Stephen Dubner looks at this and other examples of weird recycling.