July 5th, 2006
I'm wandering a lot this month (right now we're in Boston for a family reunion), so it seems appropriate that the episode we're running this week is a compendium of some of our "Wandering Josh" segments from the past season. Produced by Paul Sullivan, these in-the-field pieces took me -- and our fabulous crew -- to a bunch of cool places around the Bay Area. I met some amazing people, along with a surprising number of rodents. Also, I tried to dunk a baskeball from off of a trampoline and fell on my butt. (At the Oakland Airport a few days ago, as we waited in the early-morning security line, a guy tapped me on the shoulder and said, "Hey -- nice trampoline work, Kornbluth!" I'm pretty sure he was being facetious.)
One bonus feature of watching this week's show is observing my utterly futile attempt -- via my in-studio segues -- to find any semblance of a pattern in this grouping of segments. Though on the bright side, fans of John Cage may find themselves delighting in the randomness of it all. ...
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