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Aug 09, 2013
Now You See It, Now You Don't
Is this little topiary endeavor just a case of a Prius driver taking his interest in being green just a bit too far?
Jun 06, 2014
National Doughnut Day: Name That Doughnut
Is it a Tractor Wheel? Is it a Cruller? Terry from WV wants to get to the bottom of an important question about doughnuts and we need your help.
Dec 17, 2012
The True Cost of Being a Jerk
Listener Don just figured out that being a jerk cost him $751. How did he arrive at this calculation? Read his sad tale about the real costs of illegal parking and find out!
Dec 19, 2012
Not All Mechanics Have Boats
Not all mechanics have boats. Some, it seems, have jets.
Dec 04, 2012
By the Numbers: How Your Hour Is Wasted
How does your perfectly good, wasted hour listening to Car Talk break down? One listener has it all figured out.
Oct 19, 2012
Car Talk Plaza: Japan Edition
Check out this letter we got from our biggest fan in Japan, who has the best excuse ever: "The tsunami stole my sticker!"
Oct 12, 2012
Possibly His Greatest Achievement: How Steve Jobs Made Car Talk More Bearable
Find out how Steve Jobs succeeded in an area that has stumped NPR execs for years -- how to make Car Talk more bearable.
Jul 31, 2012
Steamy Summer Fun: Cooking on Your Car (Seriously)!
Eggs à la windshield, anyone?
Jun 25, 2012
We've changed the American conversation!
One of Tom and Ray's more elegant phrases has entered the lexicon of automotive shop technicians.
Jun 26, 2012
Recently Found In Box 3500
A coconut. No kidding. That and other actual fan mail we've recently received, this way.