Radio Chat: 16 May 2012
I discussed "Guilty Pleasures" with listeners on 16 May 2012. Listen to or download this episode of Philosophy in Action Radio below.
Do you struggle with the temptation of "guilty pleasures"? How can you overcome them – or should you indulge them?
- Duration: 30:09
- Download: MP3 File (6.9 MB)
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- The problem with guilty pleasures
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- Sugar as my guilty pleasure
- Asking for help when overwhelmed with a new baby
- Staying up too late surfing the internet
- Snapping at people when in a bad mood
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