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citizen208cover1:18:46 — Join Mike in the studio late at night, where he laments the things we do for money, the Unicorn Frappuccino, and wonders if anyone — any more — likes working. Also, bad job interview memories.

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Show Notes: “Welcome to Moe’s” and other insincere gestures by fast food joints; “Undercover Boss”; the Starbucks Unicorn Frappuccino; no one seems to like their jobs; are we in a peak age of media consumption?; Music Break*; that time I went on a job interview and got busted by the cops; playing Jeopardy with Alexa; Video Street Video Store**; weird Christian pressure going on in youth groups; I had a whole episode of “The Overnightscape Central” dedicated to me; proximity friendships; Music Break*; Roddy Piper; Sutter Kane.

*Music Break: “I Saw the Figure 5ive” by half cocked; “I Know Where You’ve Been” by Forget the Whale”; “Stand Up” by Reno’s Men.

**Video Street Video Store: “The Compaq Paqrap” (1989); “Real Teens Getting Real About Real Issues” (1990s).

Backing music for tonight’s episode is the Midnight Cassette System (CCO 1.0 Universal, attribution, non-commercial, share-alike).

Thanks to BiCoastal Becky for the kind words, and PQ Ribber & Jimbo for the songs inspired by this show. Check out the episode of “The Overnightscape Central” dedicated to me.

This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution Non-commercial Share-Alike US License. Attribution by Mike Boody. Released April 2017 on The Midnight Citizen and The Overnightscape Underground.

69079790_3db2640731_z(35:28) It’s Jimbo! A fly-free episode, I think!

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warm .. flag .. Rangers and West Coast games .. Van Gogh and emos in Seattle .. Texas people are happy .. deep talkin’ .. EDDIE WHEN’JA MOVE TO THE PHILIPPINES? .. –kaboom– from the naval base! .. Shakin’ .. little spider .. HE’S ADDICTED TO THE LIZARD WIZARD .. spoiled Swiss cheese .. snotballs in New Jersey .. missing Hometownville .. listening to the ambience .. what would we do without the sun? .. “Chic”-fil-A .. Zapruder film .. re: Hometownville .. re: West Coast baseball .. Mike Boody .. LET’S PUT ON A SHOW EVERYDAY .. jumpy spider .. AM radio/local flavor .. fighter jet? .. life-size chess .. dogs near the house .. spider on me

Eddie when’ja move to the Philippines?
Eddie when’ja move over thar’?
Cuz the last I heard
Ya was livin’ overseas
And I guess you still are!

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citizen207cover49:47 — Join Mike in the studio late at night, where he recounts meeting the stars of 1987’s “The Monster Squad” at last week’s Chattanooga Film Festival — and being interviewed by them for a doc they’re making about the movie’s fans. It was like winning the poor man’s Nobel Prize!

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*Music Break: “Stand Up” by Reno’s Men.

Backing music for tonight’s episode is the Midnight Cassette System (CCO 1.0 Universal, attribution, non-commercial, share-alike).

Check out my last two accounts of the of the Chattanooga Film Festival — 2015 and 2016!

This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution Non-commercial Share-Alike US License. Attribution by Mike Boody. Released April 2017 on The Midnight Citizen and The Overnightscape Underground.

3:06:57 – Frank in NJ and NYC, plus the Other Side. Topics include: Wandering government photographers, skyscrapers, traffic light, lilac, squirrel, Pillbug Valley Crafts, Whychock Revival, inspiration, Orbital – Tribal Gathering 1997, green pinball dream, dirty monk, Joy Division, Rotis, phone shatter, new pillow, new computer, gaming store incident, phone case blues, Grand Central, soup, high weirdness level, Better Call Saul, The Adventures of Mabel, King Gizzard & The Lizard Wizard, Conan, Chris Gethard, chance meeting, Cosmic Wimpout, Sharpie Liquid Pencil, Robert Plant’s 1985 album Shaken ‘N Stirred, Easter, Gnosis, Slip Inside This House, Step On, Easter Fool’s, Prog Line, Mystery Science Theater 3000, The Last Jedi trailer, Star Trek: Discovery, fracking, a distant cousin’s door, and much more… plus the Other Side (at 2:21:52)… The Most Important Person – “OOPS, I Made A Mistake!” (1972) [FuzzyMemories.TV], PSA – OG Readmore – Reading is a Trip [collection], King Kong Man by MrJuan [Jamendo, CC BY 3.0], Guest List Girls by Ninetynine [FreeMusicArchive, CC BY-NC-SA 3.0], Blue Line by Café Del Chillia [Jamendo, CC BY-NC-SA 3.0], Professor Owl on Audio-Animatronics (Gulf Oil) [collection], Come In (fast) by Waterfalls [Jamendo, CC BY-NC-ND 3.0], Christmas Time by MyVirtualBand Members [MyVirtualBand (defunct), CC BY 2.0], 12th Street Rag (Sumner-Bowman) by The Meedie Player Organ [Jamendo, CC BY-NC-SA 3.0], Rahat Pois! by Praktika [Ektoplazm, CC BY-NC-SA 4.0], Freeway by Kurt Vile [FreeMusicArchive, CC BY-NC-ND 3.0].

License for this track: Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs 3.0 Unported License (creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-nd/3.0/). Attribution: by Frank Edward Nora – more info at TheOvernightscape.com

 

Fusebox 1666: Obedience Is Freedom —

34:30 – [The Ministry of Information approves the following content]: Show Open, Control is Liberty Theme, Milt 2.0, Approved Greeting and Welcome, Friendly Reminder of Benevolence, New Sponsor!, Our Fallen Comrade, Guest Interview: Part 1 with Author Dr. Richard Smecker, A Brief Mongolian Cluster Duck Intrusion, The Fusebox Store Spot: The Testimonial Spot, Guest Interview with Author Dr. Richard Smecker Part 2 Concludes, A Friendly Reminder 2.    

Fusebox [and the Ministry of Information] wish to extend their [obedient] gratitude to Ulf Bjorklund, Jodi Lorimer, and Jeff Pollard for their vocal contributions [and their obedience to our Benevolent and All-knowing Dictator of the United States of Awesome].

Session operations by Milt Kanes 2.0 [and the Ministry of Information]

All music and post production by Marc Rose and Fuse [and the Ministry of Information]

Fusebox show art design by POLLARDdesign [and the Ministry of Information]   

The Fusebox Store is Open! [The Ministry of Information reminds you of your obligation to purchase at least five items from the Fusebox Store]

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Got Sally?

This [obedient and Ministry of Information-approved] work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs 3.0 United States License.  Attribution: by Marc Rose [and the Ministry of Information]

Released April 5, 2084

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citizen206cover1:02:44 — Join Mike in the studio late at night, where he ponders the question: if a tree falls in a forest and no one takes a picture of it, does it make a sound? Also, a look at the new “It” trailer.

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Show Notes: I got an idea for a movie; existential dilemmas of our times; if no one’s listening to my show, is it worth doing?; Disney World; “All That Jazz” (1979); bad finances; lighting a Midnight Citizen Tobacco Coffee candle; playing “Jeopardy” with Alexa; “Highlights for Children” magazine; follow-up on favorite movies poll from last week’s show; Music Break; the new trailer for Stephen King’s “It”; annoying “Can You Hear Me Now” guy switching teams; we need to stop the whole “mic drop” thing; a trip to the Video Street Video Store; Books-A-Million in 2003.

*Music Break: “Subway Cameo” by Pete Lund; “Could It Be So Hard” by The Degs.

**Video Street Video Store: “Apple in 1985″ (1985).

Backing music for tonight’s episode is the Midnight Cassette System (CCO 1.0 Universal, attribution, non-commercial, share-alike).

Check out my buddy Josh’s web comic over at RGBros.com.

This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution Non-commercial Share-Alike US License. Attribution by Mike Boody. Released April 2017 on The Midnight Citizen and The Overnightscape Underground.

Fusebox #63 Odious Undies

27:30 – Time Travel, Yay! Suicide Sweats, The Silent Designer, Piano Wire Tag, Fusebox Liner ID, The Video Vixen: Tortured Angels, TV’s Stockholm Syndrome, Fusebox Bit ID: Brine Shrimp, Timo’s World: Hanging Chads of Rage

Completely non odious thanks to Erin Lehn, Trista Perez and Jeff Pollard for their generous contributions to this edition of Fusebox.

Session audio by Milt Kanes

All music and post production by Marc Rose and Fuse.

Fusebox show art design by POLLARDdesign    

The Fusebox Store is Open!

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Got Sally?

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Released March 22nd, 2017

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Fusebox #59 Snow Body Home

21:06 – Snow Blown, Flyin’ Solo, Portland’s Snow-Apocalypse, Carl Cornshaver: Tip#56, Fusebox Liner ID(Merna Reynolds), Fusebox begins it’s 3rd year, We’re Turnin’ Again, Fusebox Bit ID : Giant Cephalopod, Brave Wanderings and the 700 pound Homunculus in the White House, Gloved Thanks, The Fusebox Store Promo: Dr Arber McGarf

Snow blind thanks to Eric Newsome, Jeff Pollard, and Merna Reynolds for audio utterances.

Session audio by _________

All music and post production by Marc Rose and Fuse.

Fusebox show art design by POLLARDdesign    

The Fusebox Store is Open!

Got Milt?

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Released January 25th, 2017

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Fusebox #58 Saddle Sore

26:26 – Holiday Recap, Milt’s Glider Experience, A Pangolin Xmas, Somewhere In America: Luther P. Higgins, Fusebox ID Liner: Utah, The “End of the Year Clearance”, Shin Gozira The 4D Experience, The Mac Pro Puzzle, Office of Informational Anomalies: 2(B)

High falootin’ thanks to Erin Lehn  for ID-ness-ment-ism’s, Jodi Lorimer for anomalous information and Jeff Pollard  for enduring the wrath of “Bob”.

All music and post production by Marc Rose and Fuse.

Session Audio by Milt Kanes.

Fusebox show art design by POLLARDdesign    

The Fusebox Store is Open!

Got Milt?

This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs 3.0 United States License.  Attribution: by Marc Rose

Released January 11th, 2017

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Fusebox #55 Eclair Punching

31:32 – Just Bursting with Excess, Turkey Day at the Danklins, Somewhere In America: Chad Carter, Fusebox ID, Home On The Strange, Google Play Podcasts Presents Fusebox, Got Milt? Milt’s Book of Face Page, Eclair Punching in New Mexico, Fusebox #56 Holiday Treat, Wyoming Glider, Fusebox ID Liner: 40 Percent More Humor, The Jimbo Interview: Iko and Milo the Japanese Pocket Squirrels, A Moment of Vicarious Emotional Validation.

A big jam filled donut of thanks to our contributors, Stuart Krug, Jimbo, Jodi Lorimer, Eric Newsome and Jeff Pollard.

All music and post production by Marc Rose and Fuse.

Session Audio by Milt Kanes.

Fusebox show art design by POLLARDdesign    

The Fusebox Store is Open!

Got Milt?

This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs 3.0 United States License.  Attribution: by Marc Rose

Released November 30th, 2016 on The Overnightscape Underground (onsug.com), an Internet talk radio channel focusing on a freeform monologue style, with diverse and fascinating hosts.

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