Is Ghosting Really Emotional Abuse?

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Is Ghosting Really Emotional Abuse?

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Does ghosting classify as emotional abuse? According to a proposed bill, absolutely. 

Plus, a spicy listener dilemma about infidelity.

And, our best and worst of the week, ranging from magic tricks to an ambulance visit and friend dates. 

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Hosts: Jessie Stephens, Mia Freedman, Susan Carland

Producer: Emma Gillespie

Audio Producer: Leah Porges

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