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Best Of The Conversation

On today's show, we bring you some of our favorite segments of the year. We talk about vulnerability, photography and The Boss.

Is There Power In Vulnerability?

Being vulnerable and open to failure makes us uncomfortable, but according to the research of Brene Brown, we can’t have success without vulnerability. Ross Reynolds discusses the power of vulnerability with University of Houston Professor Brene Brown.

Seattle-Based Artist Goes Small Then Large To Highlight The Big Picture

Photographer Chris Jordan uses his work to make statistics visual -- not with pie charts or graphs, but large scale works of art. You may have seen his TED talk on his "Running The Numbers" exhibit. The artist and former lawyer lives here in Seattle and he sits down with Ross Reynolds to discuss his latest project.

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Music writer Charles Cross maybe be most well-known for his biography of Kurt Cobain and his latest book on the group Heart, but his love for music and writing about it all started with the Boss. Charles Cross talks Bruce Springsteen with Ross Reynolds.

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