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NPR Road Trips: Roadside Attractions - Stories That Take You Away . . .-logo

NPR Road Trips: Roadside Attractions - Stories That Take You Away . . .

National Public Radio

Prairie Dog Town in western Kansas. The Elvis Is Alive Museum in Wright City, Missouri. The Velvet Museum (“Velveteria”) in Portland, Oregon. A 13-foot Styrofoam scale model of Stonehenge. The Largest Ball of Twine in Cawker City, Kansas . . . or is it in Darwin, Minnesota? Roadside attractions are the staples of the American road trip. Many are slowly disappearing from our highways and byways. Are they culture or kitsch? Are their creators artists or innovators? Listeners are invited along for the ride to decide for themselves.

Prairie Dog Town in western Kansas. The Elvis Is Alive Museum in Wright City, Missouri. The Velvet Museum (“Velveteria”) in Portland, Oregon. A 13-foot Styrofoam scale model of Stonehenge. The Largest Ball of Twine in Cawker City, Kansas . . . or is it in Darwin, Minnesota? Roadside attractions are the staples of the American road trip. Many are slowly disappearing from our highways and byways. Are they culture or kitsch? Are their creators artists or innovators? Listeners are invited along for the ride to decide for themselves.
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Prairie Dog Town in western Kansas. The Elvis Is Alive Museum in Wright City, Missouri. The Velvet Museum (“Velveteria”) in Portland, Oregon. A 13-foot Styrofoam scale model of Stonehenge. The Largest Ball of Twine in Cawker City, Kansas . . . or is it in Darwin, Minnesota? Roadside attractions are the staples of the American road trip. Many are slowly disappearing from our highways and byways. Are they culture or kitsch? Are their creators artists or innovators? Listeners are invited along for the ride to decide for themselves.

Language:

English

Narrators:

Noah Adams, Various

Length:

1h 4m


Chapters

Introduction
Introduction

00:59


Chapter 1
Chapter 1

06:24


Chapter 2
Chapter 2

03:52


Chapter 3
Chapter 3

03:39


Chapter 4
Chapter 4

02:58


Chapter 5
Chapter 5

04:16


Chapter 6
Chapter 6

05:46


Chapter 7
Chapter 7

06:14


Chapter 8
Chapter 8

03:43


Chapter 9
Chapter 9

02:46


Chapter 10
Chapter 10

03:57


Chapter 11
Chapter 11

04:03


Chapter 12
Chapter 12

07:51


Chapter 13
Chapter 13

07:48


Chapter 14
Chapter 14

00:13