Boxing Day

In England, Wales and many other Commonwealth countries, December 26th is Boxing Day. Simon Winchester, a keen observer of all things British, joins Neal Conan to discuss the tradition.


Simon Winchester
*Author of: The Professor and the Madman and The Map That Changed the World



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