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"Known Unknowns" with Nicholas Kristof, Mike Pesca and Bill Frisell

"Known Unknowns" with Nicholas Kristof, Mike Pesca and Bill Frisell

In an episode all about the unknown, The Gist's Mike Pesca tells Luke how to take the perfect nap, we go to great lengths to discover what scares "The Indiana Jones of Journalism" Nicholas Kristof (spoiled milk is on the list) and jazz great Bill Frisell plays a haunting version of "In My Life."Nicholas KristofNicholas Kristof is a two-time Pulitzer Prize winner and your favorite New York Times op-ed columnist (don't argue with us - he just is). His most recent book, the second he's written with his wife Sheryl WuDunn is called A Path Appears: Transforming Lives and Creating Opportunities.Mike PescaMike Pesca is a professional smart guy. You've heard him on shows like On the Media, Talk of the Nation and Wait Wait...Don't Tell Me!. He's currently being hella smart as the host of Slate's Daily Podcast The Gist.Bill FrisellBill Frisell has been one of the leading guitarists in jazz since the late 1980s. He has released 38 albums including the 2005 Grammy Award-winning Unspeakable. His la