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Artist Track Album Approx. start time
Chip Wickham  Sling Shot   Favoriting La Sombra   
Oscar Lang  Something Has Changed   Favoriting Antidote to Being Bored  0:06:07 (Pop-up)
Vero  Cupid   Favoriting Unsoothing Interior  0:08:57 (Pop-up)
 
Alvvays  After the Earthquake   Favoriting Blue Rev  0:17:59 (Pop-up)
Gerry Gibbs and the Third Trio from the Sun  Miss Nancy   Favoriting First Visit  0:20:37 (Pop-up)
Pale Blue Eyes  Sing It Like We Used To   Favoriting Souvenirs  0:27:12 (Pop-up)
 
Gus Bodenheim  Gus, the Disgruntled Functionary with a Gripe   Favoriting A Fistful of Gus  0:44:33 (Pop-up)
Belle and Sebastian  Unnecessary Drama   Favoriting A Bit of Previous  0:47:06 (Pop-up)
Dead Anyway  Moving Target   Favoriting Houdinis of Ennui  0:51:19 (Pop-up)
Vic Ruggiero  Right and Wrong   Favoriting Stuff in My Pockets  0:53:53 (Pop-up)
 
Wayne Shorter  Yes or No   Favoriting Juju  1:14:24 (Pop-up)
Gus Bodenheim  Gross, But … Bars™   Favoriting A Fistful of Gus  1:20:45 (Pop-up)
Julia Jacklin  I Was Neon   Favoriting Pre Pleasure  1:22:26 (Pop-up)
Van Morrison  The Big Royalty Check   Favoriting The Bang Records Contractual Obligation Sessions  1:28:38 (Pop-up)
Say Sue Me  No Real Place   Favoriting The Last Thing Left  1:28:56 (Pop-up)
Bobby Darin & Johnny Mercer  Two of a Kind   Favoriting Two of a Kind  1:32:01 (Pop-up)
Chip Wickham  The Hit   Favoriting Cloud 10  1:35:29 (Pop-up)
 
Gus Bodenheim  Gus B's in Love   Favoriting A Fistful of Gus  1:51:27 (Pop-up)
Mush  Northern Safari   Favoriting Down Tools  1:55:09 (Pop-up)
 
Dave Hill  The Miracle of the Loaves and Fishes   Favoriting Pride of Cleveland  2:00:27 (Pop-up)
Mose Allison  I'm Not Talking   Favoriting The Word from Mose  2:11:24 (Pop-up)
 
Toasters 'N' Moose  Taste the Biscuit   Favoriting Chickens in the Shadows  2:25:08 (Pop-up)
Gus Bodenheim  The Forgotten Gershwin   Favoriting Gus Bodenheim's Faulty Reminiscences  2:27:12 (Pop-up)
 
Ivy  Edge of the Ocean   Favoriting Long Distance  2:39:15 (Pop-up)
OTE  Racing Butterfly   Favoriting Racing Butterfly - Single  2:43:01 (Pop-up)
Sam Phillips  Power World   Favoriting Omnipop (It's Only a Flesh Wound Lambchop)  2:45:54 (Pop-up)
Elysian Fields  We'll Get There Yet   Favoriting Once Beautiful, Twice Removed  2:49:25 (Pop-up)


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Listener comments!

  Swag For Life Member 3/6 3:44pm
12539:

Pledge for Gu$!
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Ferrell Katz:

I likes Scott Wullyums!!!
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Ferrell Katz:

Also Mark Hertz but next week. Okay!
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AnAnonymousParty:

I think I'm not surprised that Gus's jaw appears to have been broken not once, but more than once. I sort of expected his nose to have suffered a similar fate as well.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 3:01pm
common:

irwin, all
  Swag For Life Member 3:01pm
12539:

Irwin O'Clock!
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Carmichael:

Good day. I yield the floor to the authentic "firstie".
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Greg from ZONE 5:

Afternoon Irwin & Scott & all!
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Listening Out There:

Well, why not?
Avatar Swag For Life Member 3:03pm
Matt from Springfield:

Irwin C. and Scott W. together!! "Middle Davids" both, to boot!

Hi everyone, let's DRAISE some FUNS!
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spodiodi:

greetings, Irwin and Scott!
" all
Avatar Swag For Life Member 3:04pm
Handy Haversack:

Irwin. Irwinners. And all hail Scott!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 3:04pm
Matt from Springfield:

Yooof, is that Gus B. on a good day?? I imagined him as..not such a mess, "academic" but a bit of a lush. Maybe two bits or higher...
  3:04pm
Laura L:

Why, I'm as giddy as a kitten in a windstorm about Gus's forthcoming Compact Digital Chrestomathy.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 3:05pm
chris in the redwoods:

Irwin! Ess-dub! All!
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Carmichael:

Who gets *credit* for the *drawing*?
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Irwin:

↳ Laura L @3:04
Gus package design by ^ Laura L.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 3:06pm
Matt from Springfield:

"A chrestomathy (from the Ancient Greek χρηστομάθεια (khrēstomátheia, “desire of learning”) is a collection of selected literary passages (usually from a single author); a selection of literary passages from a foreign language assembled for studying the language; or a text in various languages, used especially as an aid in learning a subject." H.L. Mencken notably published one.

en.wikipedia.org...
Avatar Swag For Life Member 3:07pm
DjLorraine:

Irwin, Scott and all. I liked so many female singers last week. Thanks Scott for playing both versions of This Flight Tonight
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Matt from Springfield:

↳ Irwin @3:05
Of course! The Honorary Artist of WFMU as she is!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 3:08pm
Handy Haversack:

↳ Matt from Springfield @3:06
Can totally see Bodenheim and Mencken getting into some drunken fisticuffs but falling asleep in each other's arms.
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rrg:

↳ DjLorraine @3:07
Which versions are the both?
  3:09pm
Quinn02:

I have been in a Bill Wells Trio/ maher shalal hash baz rabbit hole since last week’s opener
Avatar Swag For Life Member 3:10pm
AnAnonymousParty:

↳ Matt from Springfield @3:04
I thought Gus had a sort-of accent, but now I realize that having had his jaw wired shut so many times just permanently affected his speech.
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Matt from Springfield:

↳ Handy Haversack @3:08
All while slurring very big words!
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DjLorraine:

↳ rrg @3:09
Joni Mitchell & Nazareth
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Magenta:

For some reason I expected Gus to look a little more clean-cut. I wonder why his jaw got broken and wired shut.
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Handy Haversack:

↳ Matt from Springfield @3:10
Yeah, exactly. And probably offering withering criticism's of each other's understanding of Poe.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 3:13pm
G:

Ma ra thon
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Magenta:

↳ Laura L @3:04
I love your drawing!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 3:15pm
Matt from Springfield:

"He *would* phone it in - but isn't willing to use his minutes..."
  3:16pm
JDM:

this is hillarious
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Michael 98145:

↳ Matt from Springfield @3:15
possibly on a "burner"
Avatar Swag For Life Member 3:17pm
The Oscar:

WFMU, like Soylent Green, is people.
  3:17pm
JDM:

this is A+ RADIO. PLEDGE NOW!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 3:17pm
G:

Turn on, tune in, drop out.
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AnAnonymousParty:

Get me a chili-cheese burrito!
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rrg:

↳ The Oscar @3:17
What? Soylent Green is people?
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Carmichael:

I just wanted a Pepsi!
  3:19pm
Laura L:

Nah, I didn't make the drawing; I just designed the layout--and the back cover of the CD too--it's a great selection of Bodenheim recitations.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 3:20pm
Matt from Springfield:

↳ Song: "After the Earthquake" by "Alvvays"
For ALVVAYS!

Great teamwork, guys! Reminded me of Scott's bits with Jim Price!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 3:20pm
Irwin:

↳ Laura L @3:19
The artwork is by legendary portraitist "Chuck" Rockwell.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 3:21pm
Matt from Springfield:

↳ Laura L @3:19
Nevertheless, thanks for your contribution! And the various other artwork you've done on WFMU's website and premiums.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 3:21pm
Marley P. Dogg:

Irwin! Scott! Handy! Friends! And hopefully lots of pledges for this amazing show!
  3:21pm
Sergio Florilegium:

This show is always a steal, but now, For a Few Dollars More, it's The Good, the Bad, and the Bodenheim!
  3:21pm
Laura L:

@Matt, thanks! Always a pleasure.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 3:22pm
Handy Haversack:

Marley Dogg!
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Matt from Springfield:

↳ rrg @3:17
It's on the ingredients, under "Butylated hydroxyanisole"...
Avatar Swag For Life Member 3:23pm
McGroovey:

I'd try to win this Always CD (it's too much trouble to write it vv, and it would mis-train my autocorrect), but I already have it.

And now I wish I'd brought it along with me for my Rochester road trip listening, but maybe that's what Bandcamp and the aux cable are for.
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rrg:

↳ Matt from Springfield @3:22
BHA added for freshness, right.
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rrg:

Gus is holding a bottle of Sly Weasel there, it looks like.
  3:27pm
Laura L:

@rrg, naturellement!
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Magenta:

↳ Laura L @3:19
Oh, sorry, my mistake. It looks very nice!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 3:30pm
Phillippe:

howdy
  3:30pm
Laura L:

@Magenta, as The Old Codger and Lolabelle Pancake can attest, it's a very accurate likeness of Gus Bodenheim.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 3:32pm
Phillippe:

↳ Song: "Sing It Like We Used To" by "Pale Blue Eyes"
love this!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 3:33pm
Michael 98145:

nice set
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Magenta:

↳ Laura L @3:30
Oh wow, he must have led quite a life!
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Crosby in KC:

Hello, Irwin, Scott and all!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 3:34pm
Matt from Springfield:

The Good Ship WFMU, anchored in the Clueless Islands!!
  3:35pm
Beetlemuse:

I wonder what Irwin got from taco bell...
Avatar Swag For Life Member 3:37pm
FletcherNYC:

“Wrecked Him”
Avatar Swag For Life Member 3:38pm
Handy Haversack:

You do not want to meet a platypus with a bad platitude.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 3:38pm
The Oscar:

A platypus is a mammal, of the order monotreme.
  3:39pm
yippie:

does the premium include gus singing this is Gasoline Gus and his Jitney Bus ?
  3:39pm
Somm Ben:

One team, one treme.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 3:39pm
Phillippe:

some platypuses are poisonous. They're not the cuddly creatures you think they'd be
Avatar Swag For Life Member 3:40pm
Handy Haversack:

↳ Phillippe @3:39
But everything in Australia is venomous. They're just trying to blend in!
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Matt from Springfield:

Pointless platitudes.
Glittering generalities.
Nice.
  3:41pm
GrandWazooo99:

where is the Old Codger premium ?? can't go on without my 2024 Codger calendar !!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 3:42pm
FletcherNYC:

Perfect.
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Phillippe:

↳ Handy Haversack @3:40
I always get the venomous/poisonous thingie backwards... But since it's Australia we're talking about, I should be okay, right?
Avatar Swag For Life Member 3:43pm
PaulRobeson1923:

“Who cares what they say?When I am on my way!”
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Carmichael:

↳ Phillippe @3:43
Yes, Australia is a mirror image of the northern hemisphere.
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Matt from Springfield:

Gus Bodenheim, "Staph Announcer".
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Magenta:

↳ GrandWazooo99 @3:41
I too miss the Old Codger! I remember the marathon show he did with "Fablio."
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Phillippe:

↳ Carmichael @3:43
Thought so. Scott and Aitch can verify if/when they show up.
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Handy Haversack:

↳ Phillippe @3:43
Yeah, definitely. You're covered.
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PaulRobeson1923:

Everybody who was anybody they doubted it.
And they are doubting still,
And I guess they always will…
But who cares what they say? When I am on MY way!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 3:46pm
Asheville Jon:

i am SOOOOOO looking forward to getting my Fistful Of Gus!!!!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 3:47pm
Chris Hiatt:

Hey Irwin, Hey Scott, and hallo all. Sorry I'm late to the party.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 3:47pm
Marley P. Dogg:

Bummed there is no calendar this year (for next year)
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AnAnonymousParty:

Gus is that 'independently wealthy' (unemployed) uncle who offers to pay you $20 to rake his leaves; then, when the job is done, flashes a $100 bill (fast enough that you can't tell whether it's counterfeit), asks if you have change (of course you don't) and says "Sorry kid, catch you next time".
Avatar Swag For Life Member 3:47pm
Matt from Springfield:

Gus has one of those FMU cubbyholes, like a real DJ? I don't feel so bad for him, now.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 3:48pm
Alvy Singer:

↳ Song: "Gus, the Disgruntled Functionary with a Gripe" by...
What would Gus have to say about Astral Weeks?
  3:48pm
?:

Shouldn't it be "Gus vs. Them" (A Van Morrison Tribute)
Avatar Swag For Life Member 3:48pm
Phillippe:

I always hear that expression "let the chips fall where they may", but I'm not clear on which chips we're talking about and where they may be falling...
Avatar Swag For Life Member 3:48pm
Matt from Springfield:

↳ Song: "Unnecessary Drama" by "Belle and Sebastian"
Starred, for lyric "array of douchebags".
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FletcherNYC:

I am ready for Gus Bodenheim: Cinematic Folderol
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Revolution Rabbit Nov63:

↳ Song: "Gus, the Disgruntled Functionary with a Gripe" by...
obdurate
ŏb′doo͝-rĭt, -dyoo͝-
adjective
Not changing in response to argument or other influence; obstinate or intractable.
Hardened in wrongdoing or wickedness; stubbornly impenitent.
Hardened against feeling; hardhearted.

myrmidon
noun
A soldier or a subordinate civil officer who executes orders of a superior without protest or pity; -- sometimes applied to bailiffs, constables, etc.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 3:51pm
sydnius:

↳ Phillippe @3:48
Machinist Humour
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McGroovey:

↳ Phillippe @3:48
It's wasteful to let potato chips or corn chips fall, but paint chips... It's hard to control where they fall, fer sher. You just put a drop cloth down and hope that most of the paint chips end up on top, and not under, the drop cloth.

Do you know what I mean?
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mace:

Irwin: Loved the Key of Z! Do you have a new artist you wish you could have included in that book?
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spodiodi:

↳ Song: "Moving Target" by "Dead Anyway"
Dead Anyway <3
  3:53pm
wilhelm:

Irwin is Maxwell Bodenheim, author of "Naked on Roller Skates" (1930's), a relative of Gus?
Avatar Swag For Life Member 3:53pm
Handy Haversack:

↳ mace @3:52
Hey, mace!
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mace:

↳ Handy Haversack @3:53
Hey Handy!
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Phillippe:

↳ McGroovey @3:52
Remarkably, I do
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Irwin:

↳ mace @3:52
Not new, but Klaus Beyer should've been in.
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mace:

↳ Irwin @3:53
Awesome, I'll check them out. Thanks!
  3:55pm
Listener Robert:

↳ Song: "Gus, the Disgruntled Functionary with a Gripe" by...
He's a fun Gus.
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Phillippe:

↳ sydnius @3:51
I'm going to buy into the potato chip explanation
Avatar Swag For Life Member 3:57pm
sydnius:

↳ Phillippe @3:55
with the right lathe, I’ll be happy to make some potato chips
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McGroovey:

↳ Phillippe @3:55
If you just wait until the potato chips fall, you can pick them up for free.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 3:58pm
Phillippe:

suddenly, I'm craving onion dip...
Avatar Swag For Life Member 3:59pm
McGroovey:

↳ McGroovey @3:57
And never buy paint chips. You can actually get someone to pay you to make them. Don't ever eat them, though.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 3:59pm
Matt from Springfield:

Scott "ventured into that slipstream"!! 😄
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rrg:

↳ Phillippe @3:58
Is that the stuff you make with a package of onion soup mix and sour cream?
Avatar Swag For Life Member 4:00pm
Chris Hiatt:

Van Morrison swirling around Boston? Did they evacuate?
Avatar Swag For Life Member 4:01pm
Alvy Singer:

Boston Tea Party Nightclub
  4:01pm
bobobob:

Boston Tea Party
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WR:

↳ wilhelm @3:53
Wilhelm, while the relationship is implied, it has not been verified.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 4:02pm
Phillippe:

↳ rrg @4:00
yep
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Matt from Springfield:

"Astral", not "ethereal". 180 grams is pretty light, for a star..
Avatar Swag For Life Member 4:03pm
rrg:

I have Alan Lorber's album "The Lotus Place". I got it years ago when Irwin played all those Tom Wilson "Music Factory" programs a few years ago, and this album was mentioned or featured or something on one of the programs.
  4:04pm
Listener Robert:

What bugs me is that Lipton has shadow-discontinued their mushroom Cup-A-Soup packets from which, with miced (halfway between minced and diced) mushrooms and yogurt I used to make a great mushroom dip. Lipton will never admit it's canceled, just on indefinite hiatus. Yeah, like X.Ray Burns.
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Revolution Rabbit Nov63:

'I hate this Singer.'
...gives album a great big hyped up critical & informed 'serious consideration'...
Conclusion: 'He Sings on it ! It sucks !'
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Asheville Jon:

you should have burned it Irwin
Avatar Swag For Life Member 4:05pm
WR:

The Boston venue was The Boston Tea Party.
en.wikipedia.org...
Avatar Swag For Life Member 4:05pm
Matt from Springfield:

Wow, custom-defaced cover too!
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FletcherNYC:

I want it
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AnAnonymousParty:

Don't forget to carve your initials into the record.
  4:06pm
Listener Robert:

↳ Revolution Rabbit Nov63 @4:04
But the teaser billboards in Succasunna on Route 46 where the Ledgewood Circle used to be say, I Hate STEVEN Singer.
  4:06pm
wendy del formaggio:

What an awesome grand prize! Those of you not on staff oughta pledge or up your pledge NOW and get in the running.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 4:06pm
Chris Hiatt:

↳ AnAnonymousParty @4:06
And do it 4 minutes in.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 4:07pm
Feldy:

We need a word for "once-used near-virgin"
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Matt from Springfield:

↳ Listener Robert @4:04
That sucks.
You could try McCormick packets - won't be the same, I know.
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FletcherNYC:

Lester Bangs convinced me when I was young and impressionable
  4:08pm
Listener Robert:

↳ Matt from Springfield @4:07
If they come in mushroom, I thank you.
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Matt from Springfield:

YES!!!!! 😂
Thank you Irwin!!! 😃
Avatar Swag For Life Member 4:09pm
Ike:

I may not agree with Irwin on everything, but at least we are united in staunch opposition to the album Astral Weeks.
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Revolution Rabbit Nov63:

Like anybody who hadn't been with Jagger or Hefner was a Virgin
...new vinyl Hate Listened only once by Irwin is Virgin...
Avatar Swag For Life Member 4:10pm
Matt from Springfield:

↳ Feldy @4:07
A "one spin stand"?
  4:10pm
wendy del formaggio:

Whoa. I feel so enlightened now. Thanks, Irwin!
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Matt from Springfield:

↳ Matt from Springfield @4:10
"Don't look at me! You can't get scratched on the first play."
Avatar Swag For Life Member 4:11pm
Feldy:

I'm gonna wash that ass right out of my hair
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Ike:

That seems like a Pseu-ism.
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Zipperhead7:

Redd Foxx!
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Feldy:

↳ Matt from Springfield @4:10
*Winner
  4:11pm
Eli:

...not your whole ass...
  4:12pm
Daybreak, just Daybreak:

My parents had the Redd Foxx comedy album called:
You've gotta wash that ass.
The cover shows him standing by the backside of a donkey making a face that says something really smells.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 4:12pm
Matt from Springfield:

↳ Feldy @4:11
😇
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melinda:

hi Irwin and Scott
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rrg:

Fear not. I won't tell the FCC about the late ID, nor will anyone else here today.
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The Oscar:

Hoping someone saves up an Artie Barnes tribute show for post-marathon...
Avatar Swag For Life Member 4:15pm
Chris Hiatt:

My favorite Jim Price show was the one where he asked Scott (and someone else) what they thought of Jim Morrison/The Doors.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 4:15pm
Zipperhead7:

↳ Daybreak, just Daybreak @4:12
It was a classic "party record." LaWanda Page did a bunch of filthy records as well Johnny Otis. Someone at woofmoo should do a show on them
  4:17pm
Wayne Taller:

Hey! It's my little buddy!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 4:18pm
Irwin:

THANKS BINKY!!!
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Revolution Rabbit Nov63:

↳ Song: "Yes or No" by "Wayne Shorter"
Even early Wayne Shorter just sounding like Coltrane was a wonderful thing. & probly Composing out the gate, yeah ?
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Carmichael:

↳ rrg @4:15
"Hello, FCC? Sure, I'll hold ..." <Build Me Up Buttercup playing over phone>
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Matt from Springfield:

↳ Zipperhead7 @4:15
"Marty McSorley" in his web-only days had played from Rudy Ray Moore records.
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Revolution Rabbit Nov63:

↳ Revolution Rabbit Nov63 @4:18
McCoy & Elvin :
en.wikipedia.org...
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sydnius:

mmm delicious lecithin
  4:22pm
bobobob fabtriplasticland:

Astral Weeks is weak and does NOT = THEM
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Phillippe:

Has Ken completed the FCC's Pledge Drive Waiver, which allows for three (3) missed station IDs per week of the fundraising? If not, he better get on it.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 4:23pm
AnAnonymousParty:

It's raining men. vs. It's raining, men.
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Matt from Springfield:

Rancho Rancho Rancho Rancho Rancho Ma-lar-i-o...
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Revolution Rabbit Nov63:

↳ Song: "Gross, But … Bars™" by "Gus Bodenheim"
...it's the Ephedra makes it happen...
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B R M:

↳ Song: "I Was Neon" by "Julia Jacklin"
*clicky star*
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Matt from Springfield:

↳ Revolution Rabbit Nov63 @4:24
Even pseudo-ephedra is banned now.
So, pseudo-pseudo-ephedra? Faux-pseudo-ephedra?
Avatar Swag For Life Member 4:26pm
Chris Hiatt:

↳ Revolution Rabbit Nov63 @4:18
Yeah.
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sydnius:

↳ Matt from Springfield @4:26
not ”banned”, just heavily controlled. It’s still the only functioning decongestant
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Revolution Rabbit Nov63:

↳ Chris Hiatt @4:26
Jazz Messengers before Miles of course...
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Ike:

↳ Revolution Rabbit Nov63 @4:24
I’m here with volunteer Sylvia to take your calls, you goddamn dirty hippies! 800-989-9368!
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Feldy:

Play Ringworm!
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Rich in Washington:

↳ Song: "The Big Royalty Check" by "Van Morrison"
OH YEAH!
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The Oscar:

↳ Song: "The Big Royalty Check" by "Van Morrison"
I listened to these tracks so much in high school that I genuinely have the same emotional response hearing this that some have for "Brown Eyed Girl."
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wendy del formaggio:

Dumb George!
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Matt from Springfield:

I can tell by the look on your face...

You'll get the big royalty check in the sky, when you die, that's a lie..
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Chris Hiatt:

↳ Revolution Rabbit Nov63 @4:28
Of course!
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Feldy:

You say France and I'll whistle
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sydnius:

↳ wendy del formaggio @4:29
🤣
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Rich in Washington:

↳ Rich in Washington @4:29
The disc rot only improves it.
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Revolution Rabbit Nov63:

↳ Matt from Springfield @4:26
Precursor to Meth unfortunately. In my youth used to enjoy occasional Ephedra abuse - feeling like on immense Lung for however many hours...
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egould:

I miss ephedrine. Mini thins were the best.
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Revolution Rabbit Nov63:

↳ Revolution Rabbit Nov63 @4:29
*onE immense Lung...
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Chris Hiatt:

↳ Revolution Rabbit Nov63 @4:29
Sounds like it would be really hard for my 28 year old self to get any touring done these days. It was ephedrine and Red Bulls for the overnight drive shifts.
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Phillippe:

↳ Song: "No Real Place" by "Say Sue Me"
Damn, looks like this is my 4th pre-clicky starred song of the show...
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wendy del formaggio:

True story: last week I was having a really tough time and feeling terrible. I listened to The Bang Contractual album in its entirety and was laughing so hard. Music is magical medicine.
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Matt from Springfield:

↳ Song: "Two of a Kind" by "Bobby Darin & Johnny Mercer"
Is this the original version of "Two of a Kind"?
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Alvy Singer:

↳ wendy del formaggio @4:32
I tend to put on a Doors album when I want to laugh. :)
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Laura L:

Irwin, "Two of a Kind" is making me long to hear Sabu.
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DjLorraine:

Whole Foods used to have Ma Huang in a huge jar for bulk sale.
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Magenta:

↳ Song: "The Big Royalty Check" by "Van Morrison"
I was exercising when I heard this. I think this yearning for the royalty check is universal.
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Matt from Springfield:

↳ Laura L @4:35
Ah yes, "Sabu Martinez" was it? A cassette recording mailed to his friend, with singing, arrangements and recollections of the past. One of the NJ Excitement at NY Prices premiums, I think.
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Irwin:

↳ Laura L @4:35
Two WFMU stalwarts will be singing this tune with H&M on the 19th.
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Revolution Rabbit Nov63:

↳ DjLorraine @4:36
Yeah looked liked sticks - like lung bronchials (appropriately). Just another herb !...
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Ike:

↳ wendy del formaggio @4:32
Wow, that’s a great idea! I’ll try that next time I feel down. Thanks!
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Matt from Springfield:

The Platituder has become the Platitudee!
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Fred And Alan:

Hello Guys and all the listeners. Fred and Alan
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Jessie:

Hey everyone!
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HyperDose:

You can never go wrong with chilaquiles
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Matt from Springfield:

"Irwin is an unpaid volunteer - he isn't even paid any compliments..."
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Fred And Alan:

Fred and Alan from Pseus thing with a hook Great WFMU listeners
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Matt from Springfield:

↳ Fred And Alan @4:46
Hello Fred And Alan!
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Revolution Rabbit Nov63:

IrDude the Shrewd
- got Attitude in his Platitude. For this we give him Latitude.
With Gratitude from the whole Brood.
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Phillippe:

These platitudes are making this quite the pithy party
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Fred And Alan:

Hi Matt
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egould:

Gus “B’s” in love.
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Matt from Springfield:

Gus ♥ "anon. Karen"
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G:

Gus ❤️Karen-Phyllis
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PMD:

omg. priceless
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rich the greeb:

This is too good
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Nadia:

lmao
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spodiodi:

↳ Song: "Gus B's in Love" by "Gus Bodenheim"
olo
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MarciB:

Parking like an idiot - consider me a fan!
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Nadia:

same
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Phillippe:

Gus needs to meet Debbie Who Loves Cats
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PaulRobeson1923:

Slowed down that has* something
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Nadia:

i wish i could pledge but i am only a child
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HyperDose:

↳ Phillippe @4:56
I love Debbie who loves cats
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Matt from Springfield:

↳ Song: "The Miracle of the Loaves and Fishes" by "Dave Hill"
PRIDE OF CLEVELAND!! DaveHill! \m/
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McGroovey:

↳ Nadia @5:01
I wish I were a child, but I can only pledge.
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Asheville Jon:

Dave Hill, well goddamn!
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Nadia:

↳ McGroovey @5:01
hah!
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dave miss:

Love Dave Hill!
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PMD:

↳ Nadia @5:01
Sell girl scout cookies to earn money!
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McGroovey:

↳ PMD @5:03
Shirley, we jest!
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Eric the Hat:

I miss Dave’s show.
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Phillippe:

↳ HyperDose @5:01
"...and their ears..and their whiskers...and their noses (sobs)"
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Nadia:

↳ PMD @5:03
great idea i'm doing that
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Switchblade Batman:

I miss Dave Hill's show.
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Matt from Springfield:

Dave From Before + Dad GREY GARDENS!!

That said, it got to the point where they were FEEDING WONDER BREAD to their raccoons in the attic! I can never forget that! 🤣
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sydnius:

↳ Song: "The Miracle of the Loaves and Fishes" by "Dave Hill"
Beef & Beer? 🤟🏻
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McGroovey:

↳ sydnius @5:04
Don't blame Todd!
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McGroovey:

↳ Nadia @5:04
I'd love to be able to sell girl scout cookies, but I'm too old and too not-a-girl.
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NadiaNow:

↳ McGroovey @5:07
sell old man boy scout cookies
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HyperDose:

And that's how Boomer Cookies were born
I'll take twelve boxes! 🍪💸
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NadiaNow:

sign me up for 7896785 boxes
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Chris Hiatt:

↳ Song: "The Miracle of the Loaves and Fishes" by "Dave Hill"
This is amazing.
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pmcWhenever:

“stay street”
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Zipperhead7:

↳ Song: "I'm Not Talking" by "Mose Allison"
Interesting to hear this in lieu of the Yardbird's version
  5:15pm
G:

Man, I gotta find some free time to pick premiums for my SFL autorenewal. Especially busy here lately!
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Handy Haversack:

Been running around over here but much enjoying the sounds.

Cheers, Irwin and Irwineers. The hour is becoming happier -- or it better do if it knows what's good for it.

You know what cheers up an hour? Pledging!
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G:

Why did Dave Hill ever leave FMU? Same as Tom S? No money in it?
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Eric the Hat:

Boomer Scouts. HahahHa
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G:

Break down the box and put it in the recycling bin.
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NadiaNow:

ALL OF US ARE BONDING TOGETHER TO MAKE BOOMER SCOUTS
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Will thee Sound Guy:

Hi Irwin, Scott Williams, and all!!!
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sydnius:

How can you be in two places at once?
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HyperDose:

Irwin is well versed in platitude law
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G:

Lex Platitudinis
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Phillippe:

platitudes with attitudes
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Handy Haversack:

Ike will copyedit these platitudes if you're not careful -- don't force him!
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egould:

That’s some quality meowing.
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Sam:

Fear knocked at the door
Faith answered
There was no one there
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Carmichael:

↳ egould @4:30
Cross tops for me. I could get a 100 count bottle in Korea for about $1.50. That was 40 years ago ...
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Magenta:

↳ Song: "Taste the Biscuit" by "Toasters 'N' Moose"
BISCUITTTTTTT
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melinda:

↳ Song: "Taste the Biscuit" by "Toasters 'N' Moose"
I like this
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Deano de los Muertos:

I thought this was Bucci singin
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DjLorraine:

Marathon bisquit!
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Erica from Cranford:

Biscuit break!
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woj:

↳ Song: "Taste the Biscuit" by "Toasters 'N' Moose"
welcome back biscuit!
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Sam:

The goodness of the biscuit!
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Revolution Rabbit Nov63:

~ Rebirth of the Biscuit ~
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bbob:

Hot Damn BisquitS!
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Handy Haversack:

↳ Carmichael @5:25
Had to click the up arrow on this both to see what egould had said and because I really like it when the chatboard whirs like a slot machine to zoom to a post far distant in time and pixels.
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NadiaNow:

biscuit!
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Eric the Hat:

Sick pan flute
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Sam:

I want to get so much sauce on her
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Revolution Rabbit Nov63:

↳ Song: "Taste the Biscuit" by "Toasters 'N' Moose"
...it's just one continuous unequivocal Hook...
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Magenta:

↳ Song: "The Forgotten Gershwin" by "Gus Bodenheim"
I remember this from the Old Codger!
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G:

Eventually Gus will write a tune titled Bodenheimian Rhapsody.
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(another) Pat-Trick in HBKN:

↳ Revolution Rabbit Nov63 @5:28
It absolutely is. Evocative of Grace Jones
  5:32pm
Sam:

"When I'm on the mic i'm known to rock well" - beastie boys
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Ike:

↳ Handy Haversack @5:27
Yes! I love the slot-machine effect!
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Sam:

There's no I in team
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Revolution Rabbit Nov63:

If the platitudes were for cats then Debbie could have a platypus.
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Doug in MP:

There's a me in team
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Handy Haversack:

↳ Ike @5:33
It's so disappointing when you click the arrow and the chat just creeps up a few posts past the terminator.
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rrg:

↳ Sam @5:33
It's missing 21 other letters, too.
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Sam:

There's meat in team
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Handy Haversack:

I was gonna say "anticapitalist," but "community" might be a synonym.
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Revolution Rabbit Nov63:

↳ Revolution Rabbit Nov63 @5:33
...which would probly confuse & disgust her...
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Sam:

↳ rrg @5:34
Yeah, "team" only has 4 members. Ideally it would be spelled with every letter in the alphabet working together.
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Matt from Springfield:

Time Wounds All Heels!!
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G:

Time wounds all heels.
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Matt from Springfield:

Jinx! Soda, G! :)
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Revolution Rabbit Nov63:

Whereas Tim woos all weasels
...which just unnerved both the platypuses *&* the cats...
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PMD:

Wretched.
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PMD:

↳ Sam @5:34
lol
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sydnius:

↳ Revolution Rabbit Nov63 @5:38
Tim? delicious.
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Irwin:

↳ PMD @5:38
A 100% certified abomination.
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egould:

This reminds me of the melody to Old Cape Cod.
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Matt from Springfield:

↳ Sam @5:35
Where is the "Silent X" in Team? Teamx? Xteam?
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G:

Lateamx
  5:41pm
Marc15:

I believe Irwin is the only WFMU DJ who played: “What’s Rangoon To You, is Grafton To Me”
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Phillippe:

↳ Song: "Edge of the Ocean" by "Ivy"
<3
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Handy Haversack:

↳ Matt from Springfield @5:41
"Texam."
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Matt from Springfield:

↳ Handy Haversack @5:42
There's a fine position - the Texam drinking Texas in Texxas!
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Sam:

All my x's live in Texas
All my umlauts live in Dusseldorf
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Irwin:

293rd!
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Matt from Springfield:

↳ Song: "Racing Butterfly" by "OTE"
Like an 80s soundtrack score, here!
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spodiodi:

↳ Song: "Power World" by "Sam Phillips"
<3
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Phillippe:

↳ spodiodi @5:46
agreed
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Handy Haversack:

↳ Matt from Springfield @5:42
As seen in TEXXXASS. By those of age.
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rrg:

Sam Phillips is SO good.
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dale:

sam phillips!
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Matt from Springfield:

↳ Song: "Power World" by "Sam Phillips"
Like Sonny Bono singing with Big Star!
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dale:

↳ rrg @5:47
she was the hot terrorist in that die hard movie where they steal all the gold.
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rrg:

The radiorethink player puts up a picture of Howlin' Wolf for this Sam Phillips track.
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Revolution Rabbit Nov63:

↳ Matt from Springfield @5:48
They just happened to be in Sun Studios together I'm guessing, right ??
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PaulRobeson1923:

↳ Chris Hiatt @4:15
Great show
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Matt from Springfield:

↳ dale @5:48
Ah, you're right! It's been years since I saw "Die Hard with a Vengeance", but she plays a "mute terrorist" in that.
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Beetlemuse:

Thanks for the platitude and the great music today!
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bill hanke:

Irwin is a good fellow
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Irwin:

↳ bill hanke @5:50
Jolly good!
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Matt from Springfield:

↳ Revolution Rabbit Nov63 @5:50
Scheduling conflict? Nonsense! Why should it be a conflict? You get on mic, I'll set up the guitar and...
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Revolution Rabbit Nov63:

↳ Matt from Springfield @5:50
Allegedly
...she never took credit...
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bill hanke:

For he is
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Handy Haversack:

Thanks, Irwin, Scott, Ike, other vols., and all the pledgers with the power! Well done with the community identity! Onward!
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Revolution Rabbit Nov63:

↳ Matt from Springfield @5:51
Sam was nothing if not an Opportunist.
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spodiodi:

thank you, Irwin and Scott!

go gus!
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spodiodi:

Gus*
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Phillippe:

Thanks Scott, Irwin, and volunteers!
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G:

That’s an early start to the show-closing bed music…
  5:55pm
Binky:

Beautiful show, Irwin - plus, super fun! Thank you!! And Scott, too!
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Ochre Ogre:

Thanks Irwin and Scott!
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Revolution Rabbit Nov63:

~ TY Always Mr. DJ IDC Sir ~
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Chris Hiatt:

Thanks, Gents!
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Will thee Sound Guy:

Thank you Irwin, Scott, Volunteers, and Pledgers!!!
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Matt from Springfield:

THANKS Irwin and Scott! Always a fun Pledge drive with you on deck! Thanks Ike and Sylvia (and cats!) and all our volunteers at the Mothership!

Have a good evening, everyone! KEEP - PLEDGING!!
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HyperDose:

Thanks Irwin and Scotty!
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Barney Grubbs:

howdy to barney in brooklyn from further east in LI
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rrg:

I've enjoyed these three hours. Maybe I'll come back again.
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radioronan:

Ever the delightful duo. Thank you, Irwin. Thank you, Scott..Cheers, Bodenheims!
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Carmichael:

Late lunch just finishing. Sadly, no biscuits were harmed in the making of this lunch. Thanks Irwin, Scott and those who pledged.
  5:59pm
Andres:

Lester Bangs’ Astral Weeks approval and early demise postulation is the moment of the Marathon.
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Bucci:

A bird in the hand is worth what the market dictates
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Revolution Rabbit Nov63:

You just expect Tim to hand you Platitudes on a silver Platypus.
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melinda:

thanks guys!
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spodiodi:

yay, Steven!
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Matt from Springfield:

WOOHOO! Go Steven! May your LP be a bigger collectors' item than a mint Astral Weeks!
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G:

Andy Wetman
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