Live Wire 235: Thanksgiving Special with Simon Singh, Samantha Hess, Augusten Burroughs, Cheryl Strayed, Holcombe Waller, Year Afar | Live Wire Radio
Episode 235: Thanksgiving Special
Simon Singh, Samantha Hess, Augusten Burroughs, Cheryl Strayed, Holcombe Waller, Year Afar
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A post-holiday studio special with new conversations with:

Simon Singh
An author who can make any complex concept accessible, Simon brought his book The Simpsons and Their Mathematical Secrets, wherein he discovered subtle references to famous equations and theorems wedged into one of America's most-loved shows.

Samantha Hess
A professional cuddler by trade, Samantha's business has recently been featured on CNN.com. She explains to Luke how it all works, and new cuddling positions like "The Tarantino."

..and past conversations with:

Augusten Burroughs
The author's latest book is This is How: Surviving What You Think You Can't, wherein he gives advice about letting go of the past and how to fail miserably.

Cheryl Strayed
Cheryl reads our favorite piece from her latest book Tiny Beautiful Things.

Musical guests: Holcombe Waller and Year Afar