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1703: Misfits, The MET, and a Nursing Home Switcheroo, 1/17/2017

From: The Moth
Series: The Moth Radio Hour
Length: 53:58

An hour devoted to misfits! An awkward teenager finds his place at a museum, a child is given a sense of structure and order in life, a woman worries she isn't "Korean enough," and a daughter does her best to soothe her elderly mom. Hosted by The Moth’s Executive Producer, Sarah Austin Jenness. The Moth Radio Hour is produced by The Moth and Jay Allison of Atlantic Public Media.

Moth_podcasticonwprx2_small Andrew Solomon flourishes in the glamour of the Metropolitan Museum.

Greg Audel discovers a different way to live during a night spent with his friend's family. 

Linda Gregory worries she isn't good enough to be accepted by her boyfriend's family.

Hilda Chazanovitz 
faces resistance as she tries to move her mother into a nursing home.

Piece Description

Andrew Solomon flourishes in the glamour of the Metropolitan Museum.

Greg Audel discovers a different way to live during a night spent with his friend's family. 

Linda Gregory worries she isn't good enough to be accepted by her boyfriend's family.

Hilda Chazanovitz 
faces resistance as she tries to move her mother into a nursing home.

Timing and Cues

Timings include a five-minute newshole.

Billboard: 00:00 - 00:59
In cue: [MUSIC] "And she put one of her small claw-like hands....."
Out cue: "...PRX.org, right after this."

INSERT NEWS HOLE: 1:00 - 5:59

Segment 1: 6:00 - 20-:34
In cue: [MUSIC :12] "This is The Moth Radio Hour from PRX.."
Out cue: "The Moth Radio Hour is produced by Atlantic Public Media and presented by the Public Radio Exchange, PRX.org."

Break 1: 20-:34- 21-:34

Segment 2: 21-:34 - 38:57
In cue: "This is The Moth Radio Hour from PRX..."
Out cue: "The Moth Radio Hour is produced by Atlantic Public Media and presented by the Public Radio Exchange, PRX.org."

Break 2: 38:575 - 39:57

Segment 3: 39:25 - 58:59
In cue: "I'm Sarah Austin Janesse - this is The Moth Radio Hour..."
Out cue: "...and everything else, go to our website the moth.org." [MUSIC ENDS]

Musical Works

Title Artist Album Label Year Length
Uncanny Valley The Drift Memory Drawings. Temporary Residence, ltd 2009 :00
Dot Chilly Gonzales Solo Piano. Gentle Threat Ltd 2004 :00
The Return Mark Orton My Old Lady Soundtrack. Bag Production 2014 :00
Light in the Darkness Kroke Ten Pieces to Save The World. Oriente MNusik OHG 2003 :00
Ariranga-Sungha-Jung Tai Kyu Kwak You tube :00