Dr. John Duffy: The psychology of sports fandom

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Fans sing along to the seventh inning stretch while watching the game at the Cubby Bear in Chicago, Illinois. (Photo by Jon Durr/Getty Images)

Dr. John Duffy is an author, clinical psychologist, father and husband, and a HUGE Cubs fan. He joins Bill and Wendy in the studio to talk about this world series, the psychology of sports fandom and it’s impact on families and friendships, his book ‘The Available Parent’, the impact the election cycle has on us and our kids, and more.

 

 

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