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Hang Up and Listen Olympics Extra: The What Did Lochte Do? Edition

Slate’s sports podcast talks with ESPN’s Mina Kimes about Ryan Lochte’s confounding robbery-at-gunpoint claim.

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In this Hang Up and Listen Olympics Extra, Josh Levin speaks with ESPN the Magazine’s Mina Kimes about Ryan Lochte’s claim that he was robbed at gunpoint and why he might have lied about it. Plus, David Epstein of ProPublica explains how Jamaica is able to develop so many great sprinters.


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