Gossip: The Untrivial Pursuit
Love it or hate it - gossip has persisted for centuries. Its hallmarks are that it’s entertaining, vicious and, at-times, deceptive. But author Joseph Epstein insists that the major rap against gossip - that it’s trivial - couldn’t be further from the truth. Gossip, he says, is eternal and necessary.
Joseph Epstein, author of Gossip: The Untrivial Pursuit
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