The Late David Rakoff's "Christmas Freud"
After a long battle with cancer writer David Rakoff has passed away at the age of 47. His brillant, humorous and sincere storytelling will be greatly missed. Â Here he is on This American LifeÂ reading a story about being Sigmund Freud in the Christmas window display of a Barney's department store. This episode starts with David Sedaris's story "Santaland Diaries." Rakoff's story "Christmas Freud" starts at chapter three. 38:20 minutes in.