Posts Tagged ‘The Big Short’

Michael Lewis on Charlie Rose

Tuesday, March 16th, 2010

Charlie Rose discusses The Big Short with author Michael Lewis.

Link to video

Michael Lewis on The Daily Show with Jon Stewart

Tuesday, March 16th, 2010

Jon Stewart interviews Michael Lewis about his new book The Big Short and the subprime mortgage mess.

Link to full episode – March 15th, 2010.

How A Few Made Millions Betting Against The Market

Tuesday, March 16th, 2010

Michael Lewis was interviewed on NPR’s Fresh Air, 3/16/2010.

Link to Fresh Air’s story and audio [40 min 31 sec]

The Outsiders Who Foresaw The Subprime Crisis

Tuesday, March 16th, 2010

Michael Lewis and his new book The Big Short were profiled on NPR’s All Things Considered.

Link to story and audio [8m 59s]

“You have this body of facts out there in the financial world, and the vast majority of the people in that world are organizing the facts into one kind of picture — and it’s a pretty picture. And a handful of other people take the exact same facts, but they organize it into a different picture.”

60 Minutes: Inside the Collapse

Sunday, March 14th, 2010

Wall Street bonuses in the current climate are a “very elegant form of theft” former bond trader Michael Lewis tells Steve Kroft. 60 Minutes, Sunday, March 14 at 7 p.m. ET/PT.

Link to excerpt on

Link to part 1 and part 2 of the 60 Minutes episode on

Betting on the Blind Side

Monday, March 8th, 2010

Vanity Fair is carrying an excerpt of The Big Short: Inside the Doomsday Machine by Michael Lewis, to be published this month by W. W. Norton; © 2010.