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Magical Thinking [Rebroadcast]

Episode description

"Magical thinking" gets a bad rap these days. It suggests losing your grip on reality or being so gullible that you'll believe anything - from ghosts to miracles. But what if magic isn't pure fantasy? Maybe it's the gateway to wonder.  

Guests:

Nate Staniforth
Michael Muhammad Knight
Haleema Shah
Chloe Benjamin

Interviews in this hour:

From Stage Tricks to Real Magic: A Magician's Search for Wonder
Islam's Hidden History of Magic
Why Online Quizzes, Personality Tests and Horoscopes Help You Feel Special
Drawing Inspiration For The Fantastical From The Everyday

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