Caption: Sherman "O.T." Powell, Credit: Denise Ofelia Mangen
Image by: Denise Ofelia Mangen 
Sherman "O.T." Powell 

1311: B-52s, SNL, and Prison Wine, 4/23/2013

From: The Moth
Series: The Moth Radio Hour
Length: 53:54

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A special live edition of The Moth in NYC’s Central Park. Comic Jessi Klein lands her childhood dream job writing for Saturday Night Live; a prisoner in Attica is caught making alcohol in his cell; and a woman rebounds with style from her husband’s infidelity. Hosted by Jay Allison, producer of The Moth Radio Hour. The Moth Radio Hour is produced by The Moth and Jay Allison of Atlantic Public Media. Read the full description.

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Jessi Klein lands what she thinks is her dream job, writing for SNL.
 
Sherman “O.T.” Powell is incarcerated in Attica and starts up a secret business making “hooch.”
 
Bonnie Levison discovers that her husband is cheating but her friends gather around to find her the perfect date.

Hosted by Jay Allison 

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Piece Description

Jessi Klein lands what she thinks is her dream job, writing for SNL.
 
Sherman “O.T.” Powell is incarcerated in Attica and starts up a secret business making “hooch.”
 
Bonnie Levison discovers that her husband is cheating but her friends gather around to find her the perfect date.

Hosted by Jay Allison 

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Timing and Cues

Timings include a five-minute news hole.

Billboard: 00:00 - 00:59
In cue: [MUSIC] "I'm headed for the second worst prison in New York State..…"
Out cue: "...PRX.org, right after this."

INSERT NEWS HOLE: 1:00 - 5:59

Segment 1: 6:00 - 26:53
In cue: [MUSIC :12] "From PRX, this is The Moth Radio Hour. I'm Jay Allison…"
Out cue: "The Moth Radio Hour is produced by Atlantic Public Media and is presented by the Public Radio Exchange, PRX.org."

Break 1: 26:53 - 27:52

Segment 2: 27:52 - 41:50
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: 41:50 - 42:49

Segment 3: 42:49 - 58:58
In cue: "From PRX this is The Moth Radio Hour..."
Out cue: "...and everything else, go to our website the moth.org." [MUSIC ENDS]

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Zoe Travis Chandler Three-O This Is What Bears Look Like Under Water. Boss Sounds 2012 :00

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