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#0637: Bogutissimo!

Original Air Date: 09.16.2006

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In honor of the Puzzler’s return, we offer up some boooogus derivations of our favorite word. And what is the deal with gas tank placement? Linda fills her Ranger on the right, but when she pulls up to the pump nowadays, she feels like a salmon spawning upstream. Plus, stalking a Beetle: Gina sold an old friend to her neighbor, but now she can’t let go. Plus, a listener commiserates about a humiliating automotive diagnosis. We've been there. In fact, we’ve got plenty of other examples lined up, all in this week’s show.

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This Week's Puzzler

In a five-day bass fishing contest, the winning team caught a total of 30 fish. Every day, they caught three more fish than they did the previous day. How many fish did they catch on the first day? Find out!

Last Week's Puzzler

On Break. Find out!

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Bogosity, Defined

Courtesy of the Language Lab at Penn!

How Jim Lost his Mechanical Dignity

"Yeah, of course I... Oh.  No, I didn't."

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