Alain de Botton: In Defense of Pessimism Commentator and philosopher Alain de Botton has part three of his series of reflections on the new year. Today, we hear his defense of pessimism.
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Alain de Botton: In Defense of Pessimism

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Alain de Botton: In Defense of Pessimism

Alain de Botton: In Defense of Pessimism

Alain de Botton: In Defense of Pessimism

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Commentator and philosopher Alain de Botton has part three of his series of reflections on the new year. Today, we hear his defense of pessimism.