Who Runs the Internet? (Ep. 144 Rebroadcast)

This week’s podcast is a rebroadcast of our episode called "Who Runs the Internet?" (You can subscribe to the podcast at iTunes, get the RSS feed, or listen via the media player above. You can also read the transcript; it includes credits for the music you’ll hear in the episode.)

Does virtual mayhem -- from online ranting to videogame violence -- help reduce mayhem in the real world? Though Steve Levitt says there is no solid data on this.