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What do you do when your own worst enemy is you? This hour, Radiolab looks for ways to gain the upper hand over those forces inside us from unhealthy urges, to creative insights that seem to have a mind of their own. We meet a Cold War negotiator who, in order to quit smoking, backs himself into a tactical corner, and we visit a clinic in Russia where patients turn to a radical treatment to help fight their demons. Plus, Elizabeth Gilbert lays out strategies for doing battle with your muse.

Sat, Aug 29, 2015 -- 1:00pm


Help!
What do you do when your own worst enemy is you? This hour, Radiolab looks for ways to gain the upper hand over those forces inside us from unhealthy urges, to creative insights that seem to have a mind of their own. We meet a Cold War negotiator who, in order to quit smoking, backs himself into a tactical corner, and we visit a clinic in Russia where patients turn to a radical treatment to help fight their demons. Plus, Elizabeth Gilbert lays out strategies for doing battle with your muse.

Sun, Aug 30, 2015 -- 12:00am


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