Full episode 585: In Defense of Ignorance Act Two Ignorance for Dummies Share a clip BySean Cole Producer Sean Cole tells the story of a psychological experiment that proved ignorance is, in fact, bliss. (10 minutes) More in PsychologyView all More by Sean ColeView all 738: Good Grief! May 28, 2021 Act Two: When It Rains Producer Sean Cole has, unfortunately, experienced something known as “cumulative grief” this year. 735: Bloody Feelings Apr. 9, 2021 Act Five: Un-Break My Heart Producer Sean Cole scrubs in to observe heart surgeon Dr. 723: Squeaker Nov. 6, 2020 Act Six: Massachusetts During an election in which it feels like the very existence of our democracy hangs in the balance, producer Sean Cole and someone very close to him have been dealing with their own immediate existential questions.