25 11, 2019

A Guy In Michigan Drives A Banana Car (Cool Weird Awesome 178)

By |2019-11-25T06:27:51-05:00November 25th, 2019|Categories: Cool Weird Awesome, Podcasts|Tags: , , , |

The busiest travel season of the year is getting underway, so here's a story about a vehicle right out of Richard Scarry’s Busytown: the Big Banana Car, which is a 15 foot long banana with four seats on the frame of a Ford F-150. Plus: the Volkspod is a motor scooter made with upcycled parts from old-school Volkswagen Beetles!

7 06, 2019

The Great Banana Split Rivalry (Cool Weird Awesome 57)

By |2019-06-07T09:00:10-04:00June 7th, 2019|Categories: Cool Weird Awesome, Podcasts|Tags: , , |

Today is the start of the Banana Split Festival in Wilmington, Ohio, where the banana split was born. Of course, if you were in Latrobe, Pennsylvania, locals would point out their town had banana splits three years before Wilmington.