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The M-Word #27 – An excerpt from “Abstract Abstracts: a Radio Play”

Scene: A telephone conversation between (NYC music promoter) Frank Wood and your humble M-Word representative.

 

(telephone rings)

 

M-Word:  Hello?

 

Wood:     Hey hey hey. This is Wood.

 

M-Word:  Hi, Frank.  What’s up?

 

Wood:     You all set for tomorrow night* at Pussycat Lounge?

 

M-Word:  Yep.

 

Wood:               Listen, its going to be you guys and some other acts, and it’s some kind of Howard

Stern/First amendment benefit.

 

M-Word:  It’s a benefit for Howard Stern?

 

Wood:     No, it’s a benefit for the First Amendment.  The people that are putting it together, they’re using Howard Stern’s name.  And there’s a chance that he’ll be at the show.

 

M-Word:  How can you have a benefit for the First Amendment? What does that even mean?

 

Wood:     I don’t know.

 

M-Word:  You can’t give the proceeds to an amendment.

 

Wood:     I don’t know anything about it.

 

M-Word:  OK... We’ll be there.  See you later.

 

Wood:     Later.

 

(click)

 

*This conversation took place on Wednesday.

 

EVENTS!

 

Thursday 3.25.2004

8:30 pm @ Pussycat Lounge (upstairs)
96 Greenwich St. New York City 2 blocks South of World Trade Center/Ground zero.

 

Some kind of “First Amendment” benefit.

Microscopic chance of meeting Howard Stern

 

Closest subway: the 1/9 to Rector Street

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