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As Read on Car Talk

Man, do we get some wacko mail!

Collected right here is all the fine correspondence that Tom or Ray has read on the air on Car Talk. If you heard it on the show, you'll find it here.

December 29 Too Much Information?
December 22 Your Voices Agitate Our Dog Bob!!
December 15 Why the Minivan might be the Sexiest Car Around
December 8 Love a man with a Buick
December 1 Newspaper readers get Tom and Ray laughing
November 24 Shootin' the lugnuts off your car
November 17 Wedgie-Proof Underwear
November 10 Can't Escape Click and Clack
October 27 The fabled Andy Letter
October 20 Philomedy: Our Favorite Philosophical Jokes
October 13 Single in the Supermarket
September 29 Car Talk and Nocturnal Flatulence
September 22 Hang up and drive?
September 15 Unfaithful to the Puzzler?
September 8 The Bogus, Stick-on Sunroof
September 8 The Lincoln - and the Rattlesnakes
August 31 Quotes from Albert Einstein
August 31 The Hormone Guide
August 25 Duct tape's single greatest failing
August 25 The Joys of Being a Teacher
August 18 Italian Moms - and Their 61-year-old At-Home Sons
August 18 Truly Terrible Writing
August 18 How Snorting Led to Marital Discord
August 11 Making Amends with the Car Gods
August 4 Exercise Diary
July 28 Universal Grade-Change Form
July 21 Store Says Customer Used Gun to Negotiate
July 14 Is the elder Tommy smarter?
July 14 An Auto Column Like No Other
June 23 The Pope's 10 Commandments of the Road
June 16 Graduation Speeches
June 2 Global warming caused by Act of Congress
May 26 A Couple of Embarrassing Moments
May 19 New Words
May 5 Favorite Analogies
April 21 Top Bumper Stickers Seen Around the World
April 7 '52 MG TD Midget
March 31 Things I've Learned from My Children
March 31 Back In Time
March 24 End of the Road?
March 10 In Defense of Napping on the Job
February 17 An insincere invitation
February 10 Represtartings, and other new words
February 3 Personal Ads from the ...London Review of Books...
January 20 Bizarre Bazaars: Weird, Wacky & Just Plain Embarrassing Business Names
January 13 Obesity and MPG: An American Problem...
January 13 ... And One Car Talk Listener's Unique Solution
January 6 Weirdness in Waccabuc

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