Mister Ron's Basement II
Exploring the Universe of Public Domain Humor, featuring the greatest writers in the world, seven days a week! Indexed at http://ronevry.com/Mister_Rons_Full_Catalog.html

Tue, July 13 2010

Mister Ron's Basement #1723

This week, we will be reading from Stephen Leacock's 1913 collection 'Behind the Beyond.'

Have you ever run into someone who seems to know you well, but you just can't place the person, and are too embarrassed to let on?  That's the situation in today's story, 'My Unknown Friend.'

As always, your comments are welcome! Mail to:  revry@panix.com

Time: approx ten and a half minutes 

The Mister Ron's Basement Full Catalog can be found at:


The Stephen Leacock Catalog of Stories is at:


Also, do check out the Stephen Leacock Medal for Humor web site at:


* There is a nifty interview with Mister Ron in issue #59 iProng Magazine (now known as Beatweek Magazine) which can be downloaded as a free pdf file here.

* John Kelly of The Washington Post has written a lively piece about the Basement. You can read it here. 

Help Keep Mister Ron's Basement alive! Donate One Dollar:


A hint to new listeners - you can use the catalogs to find stories by specific authors, or just type their name in the keyword search field. To find some of the best stories in the Basement, simply click here!

-- By the way, if you haven't noticed, you can get the episode by either clicking on the word 'POD' on top of this section, or on the filename on the bottom where it says 'Direct Download' or by clicking on the Victrola picture, or by subscribing in iTunes.


Mister Ron's Basement (Ron Evry) - Mister Ron (Ron Evry) - Mister Ron (Ron Evry)

When in iTunes, please click on 'Subscribe' button. It's Free! Thank you.  


Direct download: Mister_Rons_Basement7-13-10.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 5:00pm EDT