108: Truth and Lies at Age Ten

108: Truth and Lies at Age Ten

Aug 7, 1998
Two stories of children lying to themselves and others. A woman who'd been diagnosed with cystic fibrosis talks about the lies she told herself as a child. And Dan Gediman tells the story of how he was cast in the public TV show Zoom, which aired from 1972 to 1979, at the age of ten. Then he was cut from the cast before the show ever went on the air. So for years, he lied about it. He let friends believe he was on Zoom.
  • Mary J. Pruka tells her story about the lies she told herself to deal with cystic fibrosis. (19 minutes)ChildhoodDeathFriendshipHealth Care/Medicine

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