Tag: our lousy show

14 Posts

Oct 18, 2012

Flashback: Car Talk in Outer Space

Staff Blog

Car Talk 25th Anniversary Flashback! A "government employee" calls from hundreds of miles above Hawaii. Hear it here.
 

our lousy show

Oct 09, 2012

The Big Mistake: Or, Who Let Those Clowns on NPR, Anyway?

Staff Blog

This week, we get to the bottom of "The Big Mistake" -- the first episode of Car Talk. Find out how Tom and Ray got on the air, what happened during that first show and more, all right here.

our lousy show Tom Ray

Oct 04, 2012

Flashback: Hey Dad, Remember When Your Car Blew Up?

Staff Blog

This week, Car Talk staff picks one of their all time favorite calls from the archives from Christy, who wants to confess a 15 year old automotive crime. Hear it all right, here!

our lousy show kids parents

Sep 27, 2012

A Quarter Century of Sloth, Ignominy and Bad Car Advice

Staff Blog

Car Talk's been denigrating the good name of NPR for 25 years, this month. How'd such a grevious error come to pass? Join us for this flashback!

our lousy show bios Tom Ray

Jun 28, 2012

Tommy's Defining Moment

Staff Blog

On this, Tom's 75th birthday, a flashback to our older co-host's defining moment in life.

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Jun 08, 2012

Time to Get Even Lazier

Staff Blog

An actual semi-serious note from Click and Clack to their listeners.

our lousy show Tom Ray

May 30, 2012

Steve Martin Outed as Car Talk Fan!

Staff Blog

Guess who likes our lousy show? Steve Martin! Our other two listeners will be delighted with this news. 

our lousy show

May 23, 2012

Exclusive In-Studio Test Flight!

Staff Blog

Tom and Ray test drive (er, crash) the new office helicopter.

our lousy show

May 11, 2012

If You Think You Know the Answer...

Staff Blog

Look what was found in the piles of Box 3500 mail this week!

our lousy show

May 08, 2012

Sonja Henie's Tutu!

Staff Blog

A listener alerted us that Sonja Henie's tutu made a guest appearance on this week's Antiques Roadshow. 

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