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Encyclopedia Man

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Encyclopedia Man

Encyclopedia Man

Encyclopedia Man

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NPR's Scott Simon talks again with A.J. Jacobs, who is reading the Encyclopaedia Britannica in hopes of becoming the world's smartest human. Jacobs is about halfway through the alphabet and has learned under "L" that knowing Latin could save your life.