Am I the only person driving an F150 & listening to NPR???

Discussion in 'Random Ramblings' started by Kelly G, Jan 25, 2010.

  1. Kelly G

    Kelly G It's like herding cats!

    Last week my blacksmith came by to trim the horses, and I was listening to All Things Considered. He did his work and we talked...the normal stuff. Then he asked if my RADIO WAS BROKEN???? I didn't know what he meant! He wanted to know why it didn't play music and it just talked, talked, talked! I laughed and tried to explain...he shook his head in disbelief. [​IMG]

    This morning, I went to go pick up feed & the guy loading the hay for me asked me what in the world I was listening to. I just shook my head. It was Morning Edition.

    It would blow all their minds if they caught me listening to classical music! *sigh* [​IMG]

    [​IMG] You can put the girl into the country, buy her chickens, a goat, and horses, but you can't make me give up my NPR!!!! [​IMG]
     
  2. Bantimna

    Bantimna Chillin' With My Peeps

    Sep 29, 2009
    South Africa
    You are not the only one! Here too. Can't understand why they don't understand us oldies.
     
  3. ranchhand

    ranchhand Rest in Peace 1956-2011

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    LOL, ditto here! I drive a Honda Ridgeline, but despite the fancy image, it's a working truck and looks like it! And the radio is permanently tuned to NPR. [​IMG]
     
  4. Bantimna

    Bantimna Chillin' With My Peeps

    Sep 29, 2009
    South Africa
    Quote:Go Girl [​IMG]
     
  5. Opa

    Opa Opa-wan Chickenobi

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    I driving F150's for years and the first preset on all of them has been NPR
     
  6. CoopCrazy

    CoopCrazy Brooder Boss

    Mar 3, 2009
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    Dont have my F150 anymore but I constanly have NPR on .. My kids hate me.... [​IMG]
     
  7. Kelly G

    Kelly G It's like herding cats!

    AHAH!!!!!!!!!!! I knew I wasn't alone!!!!!
     
  8. Moxiechick

    Moxiechick Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I don't drive an F150, but I love NPR! Gives you a much more well rounded idea of what's going on in the world than any commercial ridden network, on tv or radio. Their programming is always interesting, news or otherwise.
    Love Prairie Home Companion!
     
  9. Kelly G

    Kelly G It's like herding cats!

    I think my favorite show is "Wait, Wait, Don't Tell Me!"

    I especially like it when they have Brian Williams on as a guest - he's hysterical!!


    eta: stay warm up there!!! I lived in Freeport for years - and half of my family is still there. I miss Maine every day...both the place and the people!
     
    Last edited: Jan 25, 2010
  10. The Poultry Peanut

    The Poultry Peanut lives under rock

    I don't listen to NPR...but I do listen to my local talk radio station..
     

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