Rock Paper Scissor

When the two greatest auction houses in the world - Christies and Sothebys -- vied for the privilege of auctioning off $20 million worth of art in 2004, little did they know that they would be forced to engage in an ancient form of ritualized combat known as...rock paper scissors.

After you listen, be sure to check out Carol Vogel’s original New York Times article.

Producer: Joe Rosenberg
Sound Design: Leon Morimoto