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Here's The Thing Season 1 Fundraiser with Alec Baldwin and Lorne Michaels

From: WNYC
Series: Here's The Thing with Alec Baldwin
Length: 41:25

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A fundraising version of Alec's fascinating interview with Lorne Michaels, cut to offer you three pledge breaks. Total running time *excluding breaks* is 39:09. Includes handoffs to local hosts. Stations may use the fundraiser *only* if they take all five Here's The Thing episodes. Cherry-picking is not permitted. Read the full description.

Htt_200x200_medium_small A fundraising version of Alec's fascinating interview with Lorne Michaels, cut to offer you three pledge breaks. Total running time *excluding breaks* is 39:09. Includes handoffs to local hosts. Stations may use the fundraiser *only* if they take all five Here's The Thing episodes. Cherry-picking is not permitted.

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Timing and Cues

Segment I
Incue: "I'm Alec Baldwin...."
Outcue: "...Here's the number to call."
Segment length: 21:52, with bed music through 22:42

Segment II
Incue: "This is Here's The Thing...."
Outcue: "...Here's the number to call."
Segment length: 10:07 with music through 10:33

Segment III
Incue: "Now, you've had this great success...."
Outcue: "...Here's how to make it happen."
Segment length: 7:10 with music through 8:09

Total time excluding music tails: 39:09