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Samuel Butler said, “The great pleasure of a dog is that you may make a fool of yourself with him and not only will he not scold you, but he will make a fool of himself too.” Another edition of melodically challenged, where we will explore Man’s best friend: the dog.
Louis Armstrong once said “Hot can be cool, and cool can be hot, and each can be both. But hot or cool, man, jazz is jazz.” This show, we’ll explore the hot and cold relationship between jazz poetry and jazz music.
Another edition of melodically challenged, where we will offer you refuge from the miseries of life in our Purr-etry show: an hour of poetry and music about cats.
Another edition of melodically challenged, where we’ll hear an hour of poetry and music about rodents: both the despicable rat and the adorable squirrel, although, according to Sarah Jessica Parker, “a squirrel is just a rat with a cuter outfit.”