Guest Picks: Sebastian Junger

Author and filmmaker Sebastian Junger was on the Lopate Show May 30, 2014, to talk about his documentary "Korengal," about American soldiers fighting the war in Afghanistan. He relies on whiskey for comfort.


What have you read or seen over the past year that moved or surprised you?

     Thomas Paine, The Age of Reason


What are you listening to right now?

     Them Crooked Vultures


What’s the last great book you read?

     The Secular Conscience by Austin Pacey


What’s one thing you’re a fan of that people might not expect?

     Competitive distance running


What’s your favorite comfort food?