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Including how to cry
People always ask what I do with all my time, since this column clearly cannot take more than five hours, a number I’m greatly exaggerating for the sake of my editor. I explain to these curious people that, just like everyone even tangentially involved in the media, I spend the majority of my work hours as a guest on podcasts.
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