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How is Penn Jillette Spending Christmas?

With everyone making plans for Christmas and New Year's Eve, we wondered what magician Penn Jillette (pronounced like "Gillette") would be up to. Jillette's one half of the magic team, Pen and Teller. The pair's latest show, "Penn and Teller Rot In Hell," is now playing off


Other segments from the episode on December 24, 1991

Fresh Air with Terry Gross, December 24, 1991: Interview with Tony Bennett; Interview with Penn Jillette; Review of the film "Beauty and the Beast."


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