How the Olympics Are Dealing with U.S./Canadian Dominance in Women’s Hockey.

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Feb. 13 2014 5:56 PM

Hang Up and Listen Olympics Extra: The NordicTrack Edition

Slate’s sports podcast extra on Thursday’s action in Sochi.

Listen to Hang Up and Listen Olympics Extra with Stefan Fatsis and Mike Pesca by clicking the arrow on the audio player below:

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In this Hang Up and Listen Olympics Extra, Mike Pesca talks with Stefan Fatsis about the various styles of cross-country skiing, whether U.S. and Canadian dominance in women’s ice hockey is a problem for the sport’s Olympic future, and more.

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Podcast production and edit by Andy Bowers.

Stefan Fatsis is the author of Word Freak and A Few Seconds of Panic, a regular guest on NPR's All Things Considered, and a panelist on Hang Up and Listen

Mike Pesca is the host of the Slate daily podcast The Gist. He also contributes reports and commentary to NPR.

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