February 17, 2009 How DO Tom and Ray Get Those Callers? February 17, 2009/ Maureen Ogle Ever wondered how Tom and Ray Magliozzi, aka Click and Clack, The Tappet Brothers -- get all those funny phone calls? Or WHY those phone calls tend to be funny/interesting/perfect-for-the-program? Wonder no more. Great piece about Car Talk's "traffic cop."