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Interviews, essays, reporting and discussion from the home of the best longform stories on the web.


Is It Ever Too Late to Pursue a (Hoop) Dream?

Senior Editor Kelly Stout and Longreads Head of Research Matt Giles talk about Matt's new feature on Dan Stoddard, a Canadian bus driver  in his late 30s pursuing his dream of playing professional basketball.

This episode is a production of Longreads and Charts & Leisure, produced by Jason Oberholtzer and Mike Rugnetta with help from Matt Giles and Kelly Stout.

Hosted by Catherine Cusick. Mixed by Michael Simonelli. 

Longreads' theme music was written and performed by Brian Donohoe. 


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