'Don't drive like my brother.' Sad News from Car Talk Plaza

Car Talk Facebook 11/3/2014

We are truly heartbroken to report to you that one of Car Talk’s hosts, Tom Magliozzi has passed away at the age of 77.

We have more info on our web site, cartalk.com, where we’re also remembering Tom right now with pictures, stories and some of our favorite moments from his […]

Quotes of the day

5 June 2012

 

My family and I would like the world to know that President Ronald Reagan has passed away after 10 years of Alzheimer’s disease at 93 years of age. We appreciate everyone’s prayers.

~Nancy Reagan 5 June 2004

At the last moment, when his breathing told […]

Novelist Martin Amis in new row over ‘euthanasia booths’

• Novelist wants euthanasia booths for elderly • Warning of ‘civil war’ between young and old

Caroline Davies The Guardian [UK] 24 January 2010

…population, calling for euthanasia “booths” on street corners where they can terminate their lives with “a martini and a medal”.

The author of Time’s Arrow and London Fields said in an […]