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2013 NPR Wall Calendar: October

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Bill Carman's illustration for the 2013 NPR Wall Calendar.
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"Turning on NPR in the morning is as important as turning on the lights. Most radio has become noise; it's about who can scream or play the loudest. I hate noise. So now I choose my own music and eavesdrop on people I admire by listening to NPR."

Bill Carman
Listens to KBSX, Boise, ID

Every page of the NPR Wall Calendar features original art by renowned illustrators who happen to be NPR fans themselves. In addition to being asked to depict their relationship with NPR, each artist contributes a few words of background describing their inspiration for the creation. The 2013 NPR Wall Calendar is available for purchase in the NPR Shop at