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Tuesday, March 22, 2011

Frank Nora Show 1669 – The Hall of Minerals (3/22/11)

1:41:57 – In the Hall of Biodiversity at the American Museum of Natural History, symmetries, crises, Berbers, subway confusion, long lines, pay what you want, bag and jacket plan, 1423 stones, elevator delays, little kids running around, the misery of museum food, ideas for the channel, the mention of giraffes, flea market, W.C. Fields, live music, see the whale, sitting by the fountain at Lincoln Center, previous radio crisis, the Hall of Minerals, 70s style, Forever Gold, calcite collecting, debagging, Time-Out Tunnel, Beacon Theater, The Monkees, pedestrian crossing countdown, iPad 2, New York Philharmonic logo, hit with an idea, Rampler Mini Radio, feminine male fashions of the distant past, a day of extremes, weird clock, first full day of Spring, snowing, Verizon customer service FAIL, luck, unstable energy in the air, alarm sounds, transformation, new ideas, a birthday dinner, Lispenard St., Pearl Paint, Nintendo Virtual Boy, miasma of pop culture insanity, stores with a long history, Letraset, Chartpak, Pepolino. The Woolworth Building, my brother’s birthday, I need glasses, Museum of Natural History, natural light in the evolution lab, dark rides and museums, more symmetries, phases of change in the cosmos, Time Warner Center, video game arcade with a dress code, Deli closed by order of the Comissioner of Healh and Mental Hygeine, obscure beverages, PopCorners, Fritos Corn Chips, Disneyland, taxi ads, the Vernal Equinox, Popcorn Indiana ChipIns, popcorn variations, basketball player, Poland Spring, food factories, PopCorners truck, copyrighting food, Triscuits, the weekend, museum hassle, ideas for the channel, Audiodicals, daylight saving time, Arthur, Sucker Punch, new Bierhaus on 3rd Ave., Coco, confusing beverage place, heat seal lids, personable clerks, the klutz gene, Moonshot, Beer Wars, bad beer, Bartles & Jaymes wine coolers, Voli diet vodka, Monster Energy Absolutely Zero, Plan Tea, commercialism and charities, a memory of subway beverages from the movie The French Connection, NYC history, time travel, Nintendo 3DS, a vague memory of Pilotwings 64, the slow fading of memories, and difficult recordings.

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Released March 2011 on The Overnightscape Underground (, an Internet talk radio channel focusing on a freeform monologue style, with diverse and fascinating hosts.

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