Program 254a: Flirtatious France; Walk Across Israel

Release Date: 02-23-2013


Journalist Elaine Sciolino explains the many ways seduction operates as part of day to day life in France. Also, Martin Fletcher describes what a good long walk down the coast of Israel showed him after 30 years of reporting from the Middle East.


  • Paris-based journalist Elaine Sciolino, author of "La Seduction" (Times Books - Henry Holt & Co.)
  • NBC News special correspondent Martin Fletcher, author of "Walking Israel" (Thomas Dunne Books)
  • Dispatch filed from Thailand from adventure cyclist Willie Weir