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ANNOUNCER: It was an improbable notion...
JAD: Robert, I’ve got an idea!
ANNOUNCER: Radiolab’s Jad and Robert were in the studio...
JAD: You know how we’ve always been trying to figure out how to pay for this show because of the expenses involved?
ROBERT: Because we have the staff…
JAD: …the studio rentals…
ROBERT: …equipment. Then we have the repairs…
JAD: …and my Protools plug-ins. I mean, c’mon.
ROBERT: The list just keeps adding up and adding up and adding up.
JAD: Well, I have an idea. Ready for this? We can sell crystal meth on the street! And we make it here in the studio, and we’ll take it out....
ROBERT: Of course!
JAD: And the profit margins! Can you imagine?
ROBERT: The profit margins are huge!
ANNOUNCER: Breaking Jad.
JAD: Just a couple chemistry courses, right? Just like in the show.
JAD: This will be great!...
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Timing and Cues
Incue: [music] It was an improbable notion.
Outcue: Here’s how to do it. [music fades out]