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Stephen Fry's 7 Deady Sins - I will take each one of the Seven Sins in turn, lay them out on the surgical table and poke, prod, pry and provoke in an attempt to try to anatomise and understand them; I hope and believe it will be, if nothing else, delicious fun and something of a change from the usual run of podcastery.

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Stephen Fry's 7 Deady Sins - I will take each one of the Seven Sins in turn, lay them out on the surgical table and poke, prod, pry and provoke in an attempt to try to anatomise and understand them; I hope and believe it will be, if nothing else, delicious fun and something of a change from the usual run of podcastery.

    S2 EP5 - Envy

    S2 EP5 - Envy

    I confess. I’ve been guilty of envy. It’s not a pretty vice. And now I envy YOU - all the pleasure of this fresh new podisode ahead of you. You lucky lucky people... For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy

    • 36 min
    S2 EP4 - Lust

    S2 EP4 - Lust

    You know you want it. You know you do. For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy

    • 39 min
    S2 EP3 - Greed

    S2 EP3 - Greed

    Avarice, or Greed as we would call it today, now there’s a proper vice, one we can all surely identify with, claim and confess to. One of the defining quotations of the materialistic 1980s came from the fictional character Gordon Gecko, the junk bond pirate played by Michael Douglas in the Oliver Stone film, Wall Street. “Greed,” he tells a dinner of fellow financiers, “for lack of a better word, is good. Greed is right, greed works”. It’s easy to dismiss this. Your instinct might be to shake your head sadly, or scoff angrily. Yet... For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy

    • 33 min
    S2 EP2 - Pride

    S2 EP2 - Pride

    For two thousand years Pride has stood at the very top of the list of the Seven Deadly Sins. Perhaps no longer. Perhaps a new sin is rising to replace it. For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy

    • 28 min
    S2 EP1 - Introduction

    S2 EP1 - Introduction

    An exploration of the human heart.


    In this new series I will take each one of the Seven Sins in turn, lay them out on the surgical table and poke, prod, pry and provoke in an attempt to try to anatomise and understand them; I hope and believe it will be, if nothing else, delicious fun and something of a change from the usual run of podcastery.


    Researched, written & read by Stephen Fry. Music composed and conducted by Guy Farley. For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy

    • 32 min
    Trailer — Season 2: 7 Deadly Sins

    Trailer — Season 2: 7 Deadly Sins

    Stephen Fry's 7 Deadly Sins is coming in early 2020 For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy

    • 34 sec

Customer Reviews

Vazir1971 ,

MG

Superb! Wonderfully written and presented. It is captivating, rewarding, smart, and will leave you wanting to hear more.
Thanks Mr. Fry!

גימל גימל ,

Wonderful

I just left all other podcasts and listened to this 6 episodes series

If you love history, technology and some brilliant British commentary - this is for you

לודה ,

delightful and intelligent

Delightful summery of concepts of Yuval Noah Harari and other great minds, intelligently edited and narrated (with a deep silky voice) by Stephen Fry

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