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The Strangers by Patrick Hicks | Friday, July 17, 2015 | The Writer's Almanac with Garrison Keillor

July 17th, 2015

Episode 278 of 784 episodes

After we picked you up at the Omaha airport, we clamped you into a new car seat and listened to you yowl beneath the streetlights of Nebraska. Our hotel suite was plump with toys, ready, we hoped, to soothe you into America. But for a solid hour you watched the door, shrieking, Umma, the Korean... Read more »

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