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November 28th, 2007
Episode 83 of 306 episodes
With the specter of the holidays looming and conspicuous consumerismrunning amok, Skepticality delves into the topic of vice with Peter Sagal,host of the National Public Radio's popular quiz show Wait, Wait, Don't Tell Me. Peter is the author of TheBook of Vice: Very Naughty Things and How to Do Them.