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A Lifelong Surfer Explains Why There's No Such Thing As A 'Perfect' Wave

July 21st, 2015

Episode 142 of 550 episodes

"Waves are not stationary objects in nature. They're not diamonds or roses or something that you just look at," says New Yorker journalist William Finnegan. His new memoir is called Barbarian Days.

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