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About the Show
What if Dear Abby were an investigative reporter? Each week, Pulitzer Prize–winning journalist Charles Duhigg (The Power of Habit) takes on listeners’ toughest problems and, with the help of experts, finds the answers to questions you’ve always wanted to ask but couldn’t. Until now.
Do you have a problem that needs solving? Have you found the advice on our podcast helpful? Send us a note at firstname.lastname@example.org or leave us a voicemail at 646-495-4001 and we might play it on the air.
Sophie Power* is a typical mom who runs ultramarathons in her spare time. She’s pretty tough, but an upcoming 268-mile race across the loneliest parts of England is freaking her out. So we turned to Wim Hof, aka the “Iceman,” for advice. Because when you are worried about pain, you should definitely consult a Dutch extreme athlete who sits in freezing water for fun. (Really!)
Podcast production by Derek John.
Correction, July 30, 2019: This page originally misspelled Sophie Power’s last name.