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Beijing podcast — day five

August 13, 2008

Where do athletes go after they’ve outgrown the pantheon?

Just who is the Marine Biologist from Baltimore?

And who was responsible for a piece of writing variously described as the worst piece of publishing ever, the worst article ever written and being based on a stupid premise?

Click play on the podcast above to find out the answers to all these questions and more, as I’m joined by Mitch Phillips, Padraic Halpin, Simon Evans and the world’s loudest Australian, Julian Linden.

Feel free to send us your thoughts in the comments, or check out yesterday’s podcast here.


Could we have subtitles? Your podcast is very interesting but it´s so hard to follow Julian for a non native English speaker…

Posted by Laura | Report as abusive

I’ll ask Julian to speak a bit more clearly. Even I have trouble understanding him half the time.

Posted by Kevin Fylan | Report as abusive

Duly asked — check out day six on the main page for Julian’s elocution lesson

Posted by Kevin Fylan | Report as abusive

Heard every word Julian ! Keep up the good work.


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