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Fresh Air Weekend

Fresh Air Weekend: Joaquin Phoenix And A Self-Help Skeptic

The elusive actor tells Fresh Air about his new film, Her; his wacky 2009 David Letterman interview; and what it was like to be a child actor. And Jessica Lamb-Shapiro's new book, Promise Land, looks at what the self-help industry has to offer.

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Fresh Air Weekend: Joaquin Phoenix And A Self-Help Skeptic

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