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A psychological examination of historically significant lives. We will peek into the minds of our subject to answer, what made them tick? Uncovering the personal motivations that drove their public acts and how those acts in turn changed all our lives.
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4.4 stars from 304 ratings
No no no
Hold it …… Mashing up the before & the after to create the ‘now’ for a person Things that happened after a person dies can’t be included in their death So limiting towards creative people Ugh Elitist guests
wilfulgreen via Apple Podcasts · United States of America · 10/27/21
Disappointed in Ads
I absolutely LOVE this podcast, easily 5 stars- That said, I’m mortified that a psychology focused podcast is allowing frequent weight loss ads. We get enough negative messaging from TV & social media, harping on weight insecurities. I don’t need ads insinuating that I should be losing weight...Read full review »
Bethincha via Apple Podcasts · United States of America · 03/28/21
Love this show
I look forward to this show every week. I love learning the story of famous people’s lives from a psych perspective.
LEH820 via Apple Podcasts · United States of America · 03/22/21
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