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Show Summary

Fantasy and Reality
Airdate: Thursday - August 25, 1966

WOR Show
Original Airing

First Line After Theme Ends
Alvin, would you please provide me with some suitable romantic music. . .
Show Description
Shep opens by reading an article about a 59 year old Salvation Army Colonel who was found guilty of heavy petting in the bushes. "She was a cuddly sort of girl". Shep says he'll get blamed for reporting the article. The reporter is always blamed for the event. This leads to a discussion of Fantasy vs. Reality. How drug addicts substitute drugs for life, animal lovers substitute the love of their animal for real love. He says this is a theme that runs through his work - the constant battle between reality and a dream. WWII was about a nation who believed they were the supreme creation of mankind. Anything you do, give it enough publicity and it will go. Real life is a fantasy to some people. The more you spend the better it is. Fantasy with people is if it is free, it's no good. A discussion about movies based on reality and those based on fantasy. Write a play and then reverse the male dialog with the female dialog and it'll become a hit. Confusion between civil rights & success and happiness.
Cheap Gutar Music
Speaking of rottoness - this is WOR AM and FM in New York
Commercials (All times approximate)
Sponsor Time Notes
Mandarin House
Miller Beer
Regal Crown Sour Candies
Rover 2000
Music (All times approximate)
Classical Guitar (02:21)
Engineer and Staff in Booth
Summary/Rating Credit
By: Jim Clavin
Date: -
Rating: Not Rated
Instruments Played
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