NPR More Funniest Driveway Moments: Radio Stories that Won't Let You Go

Unabridged Audiobook

Written By: NPR

Narrated By: Robert Krulwich

Publisher: HighBridge Company

Date: September 2010

Duration: 2 hours 14 minutes


Most NPR listeners have experienced at least one “driveway moment”: You’re so captivated by a story, interview, or essay you’re hearing on the radio that you sit in your driveway, motor running, to hear it all the way through. Even if the ice cream is melting in the trunk.

The latest collection of this best-selling series features memorable tales, bits, and commentary from NPR favorites, regulars, and guests. Smartly chosen, sincerely hilarious, this collection will leave you in stitches.


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The (Wacky) World According to John Hodgman
At Climate Conference, Hot Air Reigns
Dave Barry’s Science Fair Tricks
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Kevin Kling Returns
Carol Burnett, Still Glad For ‘This Time Together’
Tim Conway Delivers Laughs Without an Apology
Mehlman’s Famous Actors Tour of Los Angeles
A Rejection Letter Template
What’s America’s Funniest Joke?
Robert Earl Keen Plays “Not My Job”
Bob and Ray, Masters of the Subtle Spoof
Powerball Dreams
Jane Lynch, TV’s New Queen of Mean
Wedding Season Can Be Trying
My Child, the Prodigy—and Other Punch Lines
Advice for New Fathers
Tom Bodett: You’ve Been Warned