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Tue, Sep 29 2009

Mister Ron's Basement #1461

We are featuring stories about Editors this week!


We kick off with an insanely funny 1853 story about an irritating visitor to an editor's office from Fanny Fern. It's called 'The Bore of the Sanctum.'

Time: approx eight and a half minutes

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Mon, Sep 28 2009

Mister Ron's Basement #1460

Our Monday Book Serialization of Ella Cheever Thayer's 1880 novel 'Wired Love' features an unexpected and disappointing face-to-face meeting between Nattie and 'C' -- or does it?

Time: approx eighteen minutes



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Sun, Sep 27 2009

Mister Ron's Basement #1459

Today's SUNDAY SALAD offers an 1883 Stanley Huntley piece about a poet who simply cannot conceive of anybody else reading his work out loud. It's called 'A Martyr to His Art.' Fun stuff!

Time: approx six minutes

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Sat, Sep 26 2009

Mister Ron's Basement #1458

Our Saturday Night Special story from 1880 is by George W. Peck. It's a tale of a goose hiding out in a box, and what happens to all the people who sit on it. The piece is called 'Hanscom's Goose.'

Time: approx seven and a half minutes

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Fri, Sep 25 2009

Mister Ron's Basement #1457

Very short sketches from James M. Bailey's 1873 collection, 'Life in Danbury' grace the Basement this week.



Here is one of our shortest pieces ever (but we like it) -- 'The Bread Pudding.'

Time: approx two and a half minutes

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Thur, Sep 24 2009

Mister Ron's Basement #1456

Very short sketches from James M. Bailey's 1873 collection, 'Life in Danbury' grace the Basement this week.

Today we offer a detailed analysis of chicken behavior in 'The Hen,' a short but sweet story.

Time: approx three minutes

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Category:podcasts -- posted at: 8:48pm EDT

Wed, Sep 23 2009

Mister Ron's Basement #1455

Very short sketches from James M. Bailey's 1873 collection, 'Life in Danbury' grace the Basement this week.

We have a silly, but short piece involving Potatoes, entitled 'Our Proletariats.'

Time: approx three minutes

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Category:podcasts -- posted at: 9:02pm EDT

Tue, Sep 22 2009

Mister Ron's Basement #1454

Very short sketches from James M. Bailey's 1873 collection, 'Life in Danbury' grace the Basement this week.

Today we discover how some people express 'Gratitude.'

Time: approx three and a half minutes

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Category:podcasts -- posted at: 9:12pm EDT

Mon, Sep 21 2009

Mister Ron's Basement #1453

Our Monday Book Serialization of Ella Cheever Thayer's 1880 novel 'Wired Love' brings Quimby ever closer to expressing his feelings for Nattie in the second part of Chapter Five, 'Quimby Bursts Forth in Eloquence' who manages to hold him off by playing a waltz.

Time: approx fourteen minutes



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Sun, Sep 20 2009

Mister Ron's Basement #1452

SUNDAY SALAD features Stanley Huntley's 1880 tale of a new waiter in a fancy restaurant, 'The Result of Training.'

Time: approx five minutes

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