115: Michael Scott Moore | What It's Really like to Be a Pirate Hostage

Michael Scott Moore (@MichaelSctMoore) is a literary journalist and novelist who wrote about being held hostage by Somali pirates in his latest book, The Desert and the Sea: 977 Days Captive on the Somali Pirate Coast. What We Discuss with Michael Scott Moore: Why high-seas piracy still exists in some of the world's most desperate places. How an outsider -- such as a journalist like Michael Scott Moore -- can be easy prey for pirates abroad even under the "protection" of hired security. The types of people who become pirates and how the devoutly religious among them reconcile their actions with their faith. Why you'll probably never find a restaurant specializing in Somali pirate cuisine. How a hostage remains sane over 977 days in captivity through escape attempts and threat of torture. And much more... Like this show? Please leave us a review here -- even one sentence helps! Consider including your Twitter handle so we can thank you personally! Does your business have an Internet presence? Save up to a whopping 62% on new webhosting packages with HostGator at hostgator.com/jordan! BrandCrowd lets you put your brand name in the template maker to find an instant, perfect logo you can start using immediately! Check it out here! Home Chef has the highest rate of customer satisfaction among leading meal kit companies. Why? Visit homechef.com/jordan for $30 off your first order to find out! Sign up for Six-Minute Networking -- our free networking and relationship development mini course -- at jordanharbinger.com/courseFull show notes and resources can be found here.

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