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#1622: Goodbye, My Coney Island Baby

Original Air Date: 05.28.2016
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This week on The Best of Car Talk, Tom and Ray fulfill one listener’s dream, while creating nightmares for everyone else, with a one-time only performance of the barbershop classic “Goodbye, My Coney Island Baby.”
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