The Ringer’s Bill Simmons shares an essay he wrote about Michael Jordan’s retirement (4:25) before he is joined by author Chuck Klosterman to discuss the 40th season of Survivor, generational gaps between athletes, nostalgic basketball behavior, and the 1992 dream team, as well as quarantine life, the historic weight of the COVID-19 pandemic, and more (24:45).
MJ’s Second Retirement, Explained. Plus: Chuck Klosterman on ‘Survivor,’ Defining Greatness, and Two Months of Quarantine Life
Plus: a discussion about the 1992 Dream Team
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