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The Philosopher by James Laughlin | Tuesday, December 01, 2015 | The Writer's Almanac with Garrison Keillor

December 1st, 2015

Episode 415 of 784 episodes

Well here’s a salute to that clean old man who’s out every day fishing up coins with a string and a bit of gum through the subway gratings on Broad- way he says that he aver- ages five dollars a week and he says that’s enough for a man who don’t drink.

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