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Oct 22, 2020

Welcome to The Main Thing Podcast - your nine minute dose of wisdom. I’m your host Skip Lineberg.

I am absolutely thrilled to introduce you to my special guest today, Anna Sale, a journalist and podcaster whose work I have greatly admired for many years.

Anna is the host of the fabulous podcast "Death, Sex & Money" from WNYC Studios about “the things we think about a lot and need to talk about more.” After debuting at the top of the iTunes chart in 2014, "Death, Sex & Money" was named the #1 podcast of the year by "New York Magazine" in 2015. Anna won a "Gracie" for best podcast host in 2016, and DSM won a 2018 "Webby" for best interview show. Her guests have included Jane Fonda, Bill Withers, Madeleine Albright and Kevin Bacon. 

Before developing "Death, Sex & Money," Anna covered politics for nearly a decade. She has contributed to "Fresh Air" with Terry Gross and "This American Life" and is currently working on a book for Simon & Schuster called "Let's Talk about Hard Things."

Anna grew up in West Virginia. Today, she lives with her husband and two daughters in Berkeley, California.


Connect with Anna here.

Check out Anna's award-winning podcast:  "Death, Sex & Money".


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