Join Mike in the studio late at night as he remembers Crazy-C, the wannabe rapper from his college acting class who brought a class production of Mamet's "American Buffalo" to a show-stopping conclusion. Later, he talks about how to claim your manliness through bartering. Also, the Heaven's Gate cult.
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Detailed show notes: People I used to know and how they still exist in my mind the way they were rather than the way they are now; "The Matrix" (1999) was my first DVD and I still own it; The Overnightscape Central; the story of Crazy-C, my college acting class partner; David Mamet; selling my car and learning how to barter; web sites I used to know -- "Hamster Dance", "The Blair Witch Project"; "Heaven's Gate" web site from 1997 is still up and running; Hale Bopp comet; vlogs and blogs; Century Plaza, my first mall and dead since 2009, may be bought by a local megachurch; the National Parks Service turns 100.
The Gizmodo article about those brave cult members who stayed behind to manage the Heaven's Gate web site.
Music for tonight’s episode: "Something" by Kai Engel; "Call for Surrender", "Dance Rocket", "Descent of the Goober Monster" by Jesse Spillane; "City in Ruins" by Mescares; "These Fair Hands", "True Hearts" by Nick Jaina. All music is Creative Commons License: Attribution, Share-Alike.
This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution Non-commercial Share-Alike US License. Attribution by Mike Boody. Released August 2016 on The Midnight Citizen and The Overnightscape Underground.