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Losing My Religion by Ron Koertge | Tuesday, August 30, 2016 | The Writer's Almanac with Garrison Keillor

August 30th, 2016

Episode 694 of 783 episodes

At the Illinois State Fair, I was given five dollars and allowed to roam the midway. I didn’t want cotton candy or a corn dog. I wasn’t old enough for French Follies. Then I saw a kid carrying a giant panda that looked like a god other prizes might pray to. Of course, I lost... Read more »

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