PRI's The World: 04/01/2016

April 01, 2016

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How do you hack an election? We talk to one man who says he's manipulated LOTS of elections in Latin America and you'll never guess who's his biggest client. We also hear how the easing of sanctions on Iran is affecting the supply of pistachios. Plus, we go to the edge of a canyon in northern Mexico to hear an American piano virtuoso play.

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How London became obsessed with the golden supercars of a Saudi billionaire

The supercars and their super-rich owners are back. Every spring, certain exclusive neighborhoods of London change. Usually quiet backstreets fill with the roar of revving engines and screeching tires. Parking bays fill with exotic creations. A Rolls in bright purple. A Merc encrusted with thousands of Swarowski crystals. And this year, a fleet of supercars with a matching gold finish.