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This wasn't supposed to be an episode...

David was simply asked to edit the audio of a conversation between Lucas Underwood and Dutch Silverstein of A&M Auto Service in Pineville, NC.

However, the conversation was so impactful, David decided to release it as a full episode.

Enjoy!

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