I have a thesis that anything can be made interesting, if it is just presented in the right way. I’m not all that interested in cars, but I love Car Talk, NPR’s auto repair call in show, in which “Click and Clack, the Tappett Brothers” solve mechanical mysteries in a most hilarious and interesting way.
One of the brothers, Tom Magliozzi, died on Monday of Alzheimer’s disease. Car Talk stopped its live programming in 2012, but the re-runs may go on forever, or at least until the internal combustion engine fades away. [Read more...]