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A Boy and His Dad's Life: 'Scout's Honor'

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A Boy and His Dad's Life: 'Scout's Honor'

A Boy and His Dad's Life: 'Scout's Honor'

A Boy and His Dad's Life: 'Scout's Honor'

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New York writer Peter Applebome and his son Ben spent three years participating in a suburban Boy Scout troop. Their experiences are captured in Scout's Honor: A Father's Unlikely Foray into the Woods. The Applebomes speak with NPR's Scott Simon.