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AM Radio by Jesse Graves | Friday, February 12, 2016 | The Writer's Almanac with Garrison Keillor

February 12th, 2016

Episode 492 of 915 episodes

So many nights we sat up listening to basketball games, talking about cars and all the cities he had driven through in big trucks, all the dangerous cargo he had carried. My uncle was a night-owl and a storyteller, One-time drunk and chaser of questionable women, lover of American muscle cars, handcrafted wood, Shakespeare fishing... Read more »

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