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Does sloth deserve to be on the list of Seven Deadly Sins?

May 30, 2018

John Plotz admits there are drool marks on the books he pored over as a graduate student -- evidence that he's suffered from the same vice that caused Christians to identify Acedia and sloth as threats to the human soul. But how much should you worry about them? Plotz is a professor of Victorian literature at Brandeis University. He speaks with Bob Murphy, host of Mainstreet in Halifax.

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