Episode 20 Family Matters

Amy Chua, Liza Donnelly and Gary Gulman are panelists for TMSIDK's "Family Matters" episode. (Photo: Lucy Sutton)

Join our dysfunctional family for this show on parenting, cousins, genealogy and medical divorce. Our panelists are:

Amy Chua, Yale law professor and author of Battle Hymn of the Tiger Mother, who sometimes doesn’t practice what she preaches.

Liza DonnellyNew Yorker cartoonist, whose ancestor coined the phrase, “Trenton makes, the world takes.”

Gary Gulman, comedian, who never had a home-game Thanksgiving growing up.

Our real-time fact-checker is A.J. Jacobs, author of the upcoming book It’s All Relative, who shares a very personal ailment with his ancestor.

  • german dario rodriguez daza

    I’m a great fan of freakonomics and until today of this show. Listening the “family matters” show I couldn’t believe the tasteless hidden add of “power of two” .. is this the new standard ?? Until now all contestant were accademic or passionate citizens and we just assisted to a commercial pitch. Do I have to start wondering what are you going to be selling and when ? I was just waiting for the price list and contact phone …

    Hope you steer it right