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Spalding Learns to Ski

An excerpt from the next edition of "This American Life" from WBEZ: a performance excerpt from monologist, actor and writer Spalding Gray. His latest show "It's a Slippery Slope" opens this Sunday at New York's Lincoln Center Theater. This excerpt was recorded at Chicago's Goodman Theater.

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Other segments from the episode on November 1, 1996

Fresh Air with Terry Gross, November 1, 1996: Interview with Toni Morrison; Review of Amy Rigby's album "Diary of a Mod Housewife"; Commentary on skiing; Commentary on email.

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