The Overnightscape #597 (Wednesday, May 16, 2007 / 2:54:00 / 79.6 MB / – Tonight’s subjects include: Celebrations in the distance, birds, the 600 for 600 promotion, MySpace, paycheck went thru laundry, cleaning up, aging phenomena, Cate Blanchett, from the forum (“Escapist” – Cocaine Energy Drink becomes Censored Energy Drink), Audio Field Trip in New Jersey, an interesting commute home, Clifton Commons, World Trade Center, Story Corps, PATH, ground zero, World Financial Center, show notes, ocean liner, ferry ride, the train to Delawanna, dead mummified squirrel, motorcycles, ticket mistake resolution, walking guy, alternate way to walk to Target, Lego Backhoe, synchronicity (“Mayo font”), Blockbuster, Staples, Stop ‘n’ Shop, Anna pasta Annalini No. 71, Violet Crumble, beverage review (“Vault Red Blitz”), Martha Stewart’s old house, evil kids, spring cleaning, Audio Field Trip in Brooklyn, J. J. Byrne Park in Park Slope, Frank’s wife Denice, vendor at “block party”, apparel printed with antique print blocks from India, Items of Anymore, Bunta Block, The Old Stone House, Frank’s near-death walk across the Manhattan Bridge in the late 1980s, Maryland state flag, reincarnation, school parking area, dance routine, a kid whose name in some language means “ocean”, cute doggies, Google Maps on the Treo, long lunch breaks, vague streets, enormous old building, black netting, red steel beams, yelling for Billy,, Brooklyn Academy of Music, Laurie Anderson, city design, Flatbush Ave., Fulton Street Mall, Harry Potter movies, Mighty Beanz, introducing a new feature: “Mall Memory Series” (Mall #1: “The Gallery at Fulton Street” (formerly known as “The Gallery at Metrotech” )), beautiful abandoned food court seating area, closed chicken place, lint brush purchase, Maxell cassettes, weapons, spy shop, human hair, old dirty tile floor, terraces and levels, R. U. Sirius, destroyed bathroom, Toys “R” Us, escalators, action figures, what was Tamara’s?, empty stores, rotunda, horse logo, Return of the Pharaoh toy machine necklace, Lego Arkham Asylum, mad overtime, concept Boba Fett, heading down Bond Street, Munchkins and iced coffee at Dunkin Donuts, the assorting process, Boerum Hill, Baskin Robbins, C Town Town, wild church spire, the tone of the street, odd sculptures, the picture situation, coffee graffiti, Union Street Bridge (drawbridge over the Gowanus Canal), old signage, HAARP, smoky compressor, Holiday Inn Express, recording your life, books in the trash, sidewalk gardening, martial arts, return to the park, “The Open Road”, eating a bagel from Bagel World on an old stone chessboard table, annoying back scratching, napkin situation, mini beverage review (“Naked Red Machine”), steam locomotive coloring book from the 70s, free newspapers, parrot doctor?, odd little guy, historical diorama of The Battle of Brooklyn, annoyed by an ice cream truck, packing up, air traffic, corrections, “Fawlty Towers”, John Cleese, “A Perfect State”, falling asleep in front of the TV, listener Skype messages (“CB from Chicago” – squeaky shoes, “SinisterPurpose” – podcast promos), Republicrats still pretending that “Democrat” and “Republican” are different, candy review (“Jelly Belly Pomegranate Jelly Beans”), The Chocolate Goat Gift Shoppe, mini beverage review (“Bombilla Gourd Mate Tea”), robot voices, Shufflin’ Jamboree update (“Manny the Mailman”, “Boostah”), freezing a game in progress, fun with politics, the depiction of Galactus in the new Fantastic Four movie, and the trend of “bananas”. Hosted by Frank Edward Nora (

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