The Overnightscape #599 (Wednesday, May 30, 2007 / 3:11:00 / 87.5 MB / – Tonight’s subjects include: Emptying the carousels, love of Canada, weird fountain behind the hedges, impossible area code?, 600 for 600, another podcast reached episode 600, green incense, Memorial Day weekend, entering and exiting the world of Summer, the season finales of American Idol and Lost, DVR, 9 day gap between shows, longest gaps in show history, reality show cliches, On The Lot, The Beatles, Bette Midler, Frank gets the phone call that his grandmother “Nanny” has died, how different people deal with the concept of death, Frank remembers his grandmother, living the American Dream, having a positive effect on the world around you, Scatman Crothers, comet stuff, reaching 3 billion seconds old, house impressions, fortune cookie, complaining, “Scentless Apprentice” by Nirvana, outside on the “veranda”, birdcall, windchimes, tons of photos uploaded, rum, porchveralcony, a day without chemtrails, preserving legacy media, moldy slide carousels, slide show projection, analog and mechanical systems, ignorance of photography, cool CBC radio shows (Fuse, Vinyl Cafe, Randy Bachman’s Vinyl Tap), bossa nova, thick layer of pollen, sewage, cigar problems, digital vs. analog photography, red aphid, another 500 GB hard drive, Best Buy, Nobody Beats The Wiz, Crazy Eddie, personal computing, fake moon missions, digital data preservation, Coca-Cola to buy Vitamin Water, beverage review (“Vitamin Water – XXX”, “Vitamin Energy – Dragonfruit 9”), caffeine molecule T-shirts, dream review (“Document Storage Area / The Quiet Company / Slides / Choi from The King of Fighters”), Freddy Krueger, cosplay, Better Homes and Gardens article on the health benefits of quiet, master volume level, natural caffeine, the death of Charles Nelson Reilly, Saturday morning live action kid’s TV shows from the 70s, eating macaroni and cheese and nachos, drinking beer, and watching “H. R. Pufnstuf”, owl costume characters, “The Altered State of Drugachusetts” on “Mr. Show”, Nike H. R. Pufnstuf sneakers, Krofft live stage show, Frank is now on, Starbucking, return of K-Rock, tough times for talk radio, The Radio Chick, podcasting Meetup, rewards program annoyance, Radio Shack, disturbing license plate frame, Albee Square Mall, links,, Christmas Tree Shops, vegetable chalk, Menlo Park Mall, old school 70s malls, “Nixon Slim”, Bergen Mall, kids playing Dungeons and Dragons and Magic: The Gathering in the subterranean “Village Mall”, aspects of growing older, pay massage chairs, the mournful sound of vacuum cleaners at the end of the day at the mall, soldiers and cops with machineguns, the emerging police state, the sound of a train, NYC audio (“Protesters on Third Ave.”), Governors Island opening again soon for the season, cool, rushing thru the rain to the underground system, new favorite NYC bathroom (Rockefeller Center near Nintendo World), Bubba Gump Shrimp Company gift shop, try our new Cold Cocoa, “Amarok” (a phenomenal but relatively unknown 1990 album by Mike Oldfield which was never released in the U.S. – check it out, it’s one of the greatest pieces of music ever), Margeret Thatcher puppet, “Tales of the Inexpressible” by Shpongle, “Whirled” by Vasen, FASA Corporation, obscure tangents, corrupt iPod, discovering the mythical highway bus stop, 9/11, Zaro’s Bread Basket is back, recycling, defeating Stoic 2 in the Seat Wars, bus queue difficulties, jabbed by a rusty nail, and the bowling alley temporary entrance. Hosted by Frank Edward Nora (

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