A caller sends Grant and Martha off on a slang-infested trip about ways of saying a fast good-bye. Listen as they blow pop, popcorn, and taco stands by way of author Jim Harrison, the comic strip Funky Winkerbean, and a Warhol hanger-on.
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As a small bonus, you can watch here (QuickTime, 1 MB) or listen here (WAV 832 K) as Marlon Brando says, “Where’s my gold? I’m gonna blow this joint” in a scene from the classic 1953 movie The Wild One.
Grant writes: Of course, I accidentally left a “t” off of the word “joint” in the subject of the email announcement. And Martha’s last name has an, uh, bonus “e.” Oh, the humanity! A fire alarm went off and I hit the send button prematurely. The alarm was in error, too.