Virginity Lost-and-Found in the Danakil Depression

Our guest this week, Theodore Kettle, grew up in the privileged world of 1980s international diplomacy. As the son of the UK ambassador in Addis Ababa, Kettle stumbled upon a hard-partying music scene in east Africa’s Great Rift Valley, considered the “cradle of humankind,” where he lost his virginity to a Russian-speaking beauty named Olga. Or did he?


  • Saleh Karaman

  • Liz Sanders