Podcast #17 stories 60-66

Despite his sharp looking sports coat, a long haired Mr. Neill is accused of stealing his dying boss’ glasses. It’s the sort of thing a man who pees in the snow would do. Meanwhile a blind sub has no idea that his school has rats.

Stories:

  1. Dr. Sharon Rae Bender thinks Mr. Neill peed in the snow
  2. Rats at Schurz
  3. The blind sub
  4. Did you steal my glasses?
  5. Lunchtime
  6. Mike says we need to move along
  7. Mike shows us a new way to share our food

Intermission music:

  1. Meeting of Important People – For the masses (demo)
  2. Scott Bradlee’s Postmodern Jukebox – All the small things (feat. Puddles Pity Party)
  3. Hugh Cross and Riley Puckett – Go feather your nest

Podcast #16 stories 57-59

Mr. Neill has an epiphany at 2pm while rooting against his hometown baseball team. In a state of feverish delirium, he accidentally lands a dream job. He knows he has landed the job because he finds $10 on the ground.

Stories:

  1. 10 months of theological studies
  2. Aimless musings after a week in bed
  3. The dream job

78′s:

  1. Allen Brothers – A new salty dog
  2. Coleman Hawkins – Some of these days
  3. Andy Kirk and his Twelve Clouds of Joy – Mess-a-stomp

Podcast #15 stories 53-56

A voice from heaven tells Carol to stop beating her kids. A heavenly fireball ends the party. Mr. Neill is shunned after insulting a man’s meat and his beer while a runaway trunk cancels a sale.

Stories:

  1. Carol, stop beating your kids
  2. A fireball breaks up a party
  3. A man’s beer and his meat are insulted
  4. A runaway truck thwarts another home sale

Music:

  1. Dusty Boogie
  2. Summer Dreams
  3. Moments Pause
  4. Swooning Melody

All tracks are by 2 Mello, from Midnight Broadcasts Vol. 1 & 2, and After Midnight: Unaired Broadcasts.
Check out 2 Mello’s Bandcamp page here.

Podcast #14 stories 49-52

D.O.G. hopes to shed his vegetarian ways. Pete wants to free the weed, perhaps in celebration of Gina’s birthday. Meanwhile, the hacky sack boss mops up the spilled beer of a house shopper.

Stories:

  1. A potential home buyer takes a tumble
  2. Become popular by playing hacky sack
  3. A dog named D.O.G.
  4. Free the weed

78′s:

  1. Quintet of the Hot Club of France – Minor’s swing
  2. Louis Armstrong – I’ll walk alone
  3. Jimmie Rodgers – Rock all our babies to sleep
  4. Jack Dupree – Tongue-tied blues

Podcast #13 stories 45-48

Mr. Neill visits four restaurants.  A waitress confounds him while another documents him.  A drastic career change is announced.  In a shocking twist, Mrs. Neill settles for pork.

Stories:

  1. A Dory-like waitress (Argentine)
  2. Dad, I want to rap (Burmese)
  3. A flip phone videographer (Sri Lankan)
  4. But this is pork (Chinese)

Intermission music by Zachary Neill