INHERENTLY HUMAN #20

Episode 20 February 07, 2019 00:46:10
INHERENTLY HUMAN #20
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Show Notes

Aden Debord, 20, and Jim Newman, 72, discuss a momentous decision Aden has made, specifically, getting a haircut. It's a pretty serious change as it's his first visit to the barber in four years, and has resulted in a remarkable transformation in his appearance. He describes the utter strangeness of the change.

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