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1961 Radio Shoeshines and Creative Obstructionism


1962 Article Show Business


1964 Radio Social Director


1965 Radio Worst Job in the Steel Mill


1967 Radio Jean Shepherd


1970 Live Shows Overseas Press Club Conference


1972 Radio Theater with Shep


1973 Radio Image is as Good As Reality


1976 Radio Singing in the Shower, Sound Effects


1977 Personal - Family Shep marries Leigh Brown


1977 Radio C&W Predictions


1984 Radio NPR - All Things Considered - Lincoln Zephyr (1941 Car) Advertisement (3:56)

Recent News
February 20, 2013
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Matthew Callan
The Man Behind The Brilliant Media Hoax Of "I, Libertine"
By: Matthew Callan
Matthew Callan wrote an interesting article on The Awl concerming Sheps early WOR radio career and the story behind "I, Libertine" "In the 1950s, a DJ named Jean Shepherd hosted a late-night radio show on New York's WOR that was unlike any before or since. On these broadcasts, he delivered dense, cerebral monologues, sprinkled with pop-culture tidbits and vivid stretches of expert storytelling. . .
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February 5, 2013
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The Winter of Our Discontent
by John M. Whalen
John sums up an interesting story about the recent find of King Richard III remains with a classic Shep quote.
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February 4, 2013
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courtesy Don Knowlton
New Shep Blog
Jean Shepherd Quest
Jean Shepherd Author and Historian Eugene B. Bergmann has begun a blog in his 'quest for Shep'. Watch for new entries as he is inspired to open our eyes to more conversation about Shep.
>>> Shepquest website. . . <<<
February 1, 2013
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Ed Koch remembered
Former Mayor Ed Koch passed away at 2A.M. There are two commercials for the re-election of Ed Koch for Congressman. On the October 28 and 29, 1974 Jean Shepherd shows.
January 10, 2013
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Playbill Drawings: A Christmas Story
by : Ken Fallin - Illustrator
Illustrator Ken Fallin specializes in charicature style and does a lot of wotk for the Wall Street Journal and PLAYBILL.com. He explains in his blog about doing his latest one based on the successful musical adaptation od A Christmas Story, which just finished an 8 week run on Broadway.
>>> Article. . . <<<

 

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Replay Date: February 14, 2015
A Valentines Day Perspective
Airdate: February 14, 1973

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December 9, 1957
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Shepherd Broadcast Employs New Ideas
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1957
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Audition For Nedicks
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Nedick's
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People
Mr. Paswinski
Notes 01-11-2015


People
George Doppler
Notes 01-11-2015


People
Mr. Doppler
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People
Dorothy Smith
Notes 12-9-2014

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