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Encyclopedia Man: The Story of 'O'

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Encyclopedia Man: The Story of 'O'

Encyclopedia Man: The Story of 'O'

Encyclopedia Man: The Story of 'O'

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Esquire magazine editor A.J. Jacobs is on a quest to become the smartest guy in the world — by reading the entire Encyclopaedia Britannica. He's up to the letter "O." NPR's Linda Wertheimer checks on Jacobs' progress.

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