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Playlist for 26 February 2014 Options | Marathon 2014 with Ken and Irwin. Pledge Now!

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John  Corn Weenie CW Cyrus Mix   Options
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Klaus Dinger and Japandorf  Udon   Options
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Gnod  Run A Round   Options
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Viva la Fete  Noir Desir   Options
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Eisbaer  Prisonshake   Options
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The Billy Nayer Show  The American Astronaut   Options
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Emeralds  Talk About Love   Options
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Etienne Charry  Prinsen   Options
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JC Satan  Hell Death Samba   Options
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Danielle Dax  Brimstone in a Barren Land   Options
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RIAA  Down at Mississippi   Options
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Osmonds  Crazy Horses   Options
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Kid Koala  Excerpt from Your Mom's Favorite DJ   Options
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Matias Aguayo  Desde Rusia   Options
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ADOR  Let It All Hang Out   Options   2:14:51 ()
Matmos  Teen Paranormal Romance   Options
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Bob Hund  Jag Tror Jag Ar Kar   Options
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PiL  Public Image   Options
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Supercar  Lucky   Options
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RIP Slyme  Nettaiya   Options   2:43:37 ()
 
Oranj Symphonette  Arabesque   Options   2:53:57 ()

Listener comments!

Avatar    Tue. 2/25/14 10:18pm Ken:

Mornin everybody!
Avatar Wed. 2/26/14 6:06am John Allen:

good morning people. while you wait for Ken you can pledge John Allen's show at

www.wfmu.org...
  Wed. 2/26/14 7:14am Robert:

Meerkaat?
Avatar    Wed. 2/26/14 7:19am Ken:

Blast you, John Allen! Shoud I access WFMU Skynet and redirect all of John's pledges to somebody else's show?
Avatar Wed. 2/26/14 7:30am John Allen:

THIS SPACE IS AVAILABLE FOR A PLEDGE OF $15 OR MORE! GO TO www.wfmu.org...
Avatar Wed. 2/26/14 8:30am John Allen:

if anyone ever wondered what ken actually looks like, now is your chance to see him in person!!!

www.wfmu.org...
Avatar    Wed. 2/26/14 8:46am Cheri Pi:

Aha! finally remembered to visit the earlybirds. Heya Ken, Robert, John!
  Wed. 2/26/14 8:59am f⊕f⊕ (:

Good morning, Ken, people!

[̲̅$̲̅(̲̅ιοο̲̅)̲̅$̲̅] Pledge time! [̲̅$̲̅(̲̅ιοο̲̅)̲̅$̲̅]
Avatar    Wed. 2/26/14 9:00am common:

so poor...but must pledggggggeeeee again...hi ken and everyone!
  Wed. 2/26/14 9:00am f⊕f⊕ (:

Irwiiin!!!
Avatar    Wed. 2/26/14 9:00am Okasa:

What cheer, Mr. Ken! What cheer, all non-Kens!
Avatar    Wed. 2/26/14 9:00am Skirkie:

Awww Cyrus.
Avatar Wed. 2/26/14 9:01am MikeY:

Bipolar show this ought to be good
Avatar    Wed. 2/26/14 9:01am Caryn:

Aah, finally listening to Ken live again!
Avatar Wed. 2/26/14 9:02am pierre:

I will pledge, trust me I will, as everyone should…
Avatar    Wed. 2/26/14 9:02am Uncle Michael:

The transmitter may have squealed...but on the upside, it had a purty mouth.
Avatar Wed. 2/26/14 9:03am MikeY:

COOL uncle Michael
Avatar Wed. 2/26/14 9:03am fred von helsing:

can't we trade up to a transmuter
Avatar    Wed. 2/26/14 9:03am Dan B From Upstate:

Really really!
Avatar    Wed. 2/26/14 9:04am People Like Us:

MOrrrrning
  Wed. 2/26/14 9:04am f⊕f⊕ (:

Heil Caryn.com!!!
Avatar    Wed. 2/26/14 9:04am Caryn:

Roger Hill died? Aw man...
Avatar Wed. 2/26/14 9:04am MikeY:

Hot wax on Andy's balls I pledge 50 bucks
Avatar    Wed. 2/26/14 9:05am ᏧᏣ ᎮᎯᎱ:

WAIWAIWAIWAIWAAAAAAAIT. Khlam is the grand prize?? Oh man...
Avatar    Wed. 2/26/14 9:06am Caryn:

I suspect I might look like that meerkat by the time 7SD comes around. Got 3 hours sleep last night. (The Marathon really cuts down on one's sleep...)
Avatar    Wed. 2/26/14 9:06am Caryn:

Hey, f⊕f⊕ (: !
  Wed. 2/26/14 9:07am f⊕f⊕ (:

Get a prosthetic tail, Caryn. You cannot miss today's 7SD.
Avatar    Wed. 2/26/14 9:08am Caryn:

If I have to, I'll stay up with the help of lots of sugar.
  Wed. 2/26/14 9:09am Cecile:

Ken!
Avatar    Wed. 2/26/14 9:10am Cheri Pi:

klaus!!
Avatar Wed. 2/26/14 9:10am Andrew Waterloo:

My favourite song of 2013.
Avatar    Wed. 2/26/14 9:11am Irwin:

Hi, everybody. Ken is in a foul mood. Please mollify him with your support. Please pledge NOW or face karmic retribution.
Avatar    Wed. 2/26/14 9:11am Caryn:

You know, Roger Hill got the role of Cyrus after the person originally cast in the role mysteriously vanished... Of course, that guy was an actual gang member, so I think what happened to him ain't much of a mystery, apart from the precise and grusome details.
Avatar Wed. 2/26/14 9:11am Whooda:

I'm convinced. I'll put out another $15. to help combat the Meercat barbiturate abuse problem in our inner city zoos. You really know where my soft spot is DJ Station Manager Ken.
  Wed. 2/26/14 9:12am Cecile:

Pi! Caryn! Irwin.
Avatar    Wed. 2/26/14 9:14am Irwin:

I'm MC'ing. Ken just called me on the intercom. Every other phrase from his mouth was OH, FUCK IT.
Avatar    Wed. 2/26/14 9:15am Cheri Pi:

C'ile!!!!
Avatar    Wed. 2/26/14 9:15am Marcel M:

Its funny how NOW he says he got kicked out. At first he was all like, "Ohhhh I left because I was cured."
Avatar    Wed. 2/26/14 9:15am doca:

SERENITY NOW, KEN!!! Hi, all, happy marathon
Avatar Wed. 2/26/14 9:16am Toots:

Keilidh just ran to answer the ringing phone from the pledge room. IN OUR LIVING ROOM.
Avatar    Wed. 2/26/14 9:16am Marcel M:

@ Doca: LOL love that episode. HOOOCIEEE MOOMMAAAA!!!!
Avatar    Wed. 2/26/14 9:17am doca:

I've found yesterday Jim Price's flickr and it has a lot of great pics of WFMU in the ol' days, including some very revealing Ken photographs
www.flickr.com...
Avatar    Wed. 2/26/14 9:17am doca:

@Marcel: haha Seinfeld <3
Avatar    Wed. 2/26/14 9:17am Webhamster Henry:

Stop denigrating us hamsters.
Avatar    Wed. 2/26/14 9:18am common:

@toots: heehee! that's great!
  Wed. 2/26/14 9:18am Cecile:

Ken, have you considered kickboxing?
Avatar    Wed. 2/26/14 9:18am Dan B From Upstate:

You can test for good entropy when you do a blood test. Same as testing for bad entropy.
Avatar    Wed. 2/26/14 9:19am Marcel M:

So can I split a mouse of today pledge between four shows? How does that work?
Avatar    Wed. 2/26/14 9:19am ᏧᏣ ᎮᎯᎱ:

Khlam..that's it....
Avatar    Wed. 2/26/14 9:19am Dan B From Upstate:

Hey, David from Johnstown. I was through your town about a month ago.
Avatar    Wed. 2/26/14 9:20am Caryn:

@Marcel: at the top of the "pick your swag" page you can pick the shows your pledge goes towards.
Avatar Wed. 2/26/14 9:21am KOTJ:

My boner...I didn't think that was the meerkat's tail.
  Wed. 2/26/14 9:21am Cecile:

Marcel. Divide 365/4
Avatar    Wed. 2/26/14 9:22am Caryn:

Of course, by "pick your swag" I mean the main pledge page where you choose the pledge amount and general swag you want, not the DJ premium page.
Avatar    Wed. 2/26/14 9:22am Cheri Pi:

When I pledge a smaller amount to multiple shows, like $15 I write in the note section "this is part of a larger mouse of Today pledge"
Avatar Wed. 2/26/14 9:23am KOTJ:

Ken, Thank you for sharing.
Avatar    Wed. 2/26/14 9:23am Marcel M:

I sort of want to hold out to just soak Andy with it all at once.
  Wed. 2/26/14 9:23am Cecile:

Me 2, Pi.
Avatar    Wed. 2/26/14 9:23am ᏧᏣ ᎮᎯᎱ:

it was the Khlam...
Avatar    Wed. 2/26/14 9:24am Skirkie:

No more tinnitus radio.
Avatar    Wed. 2/26/14 9:24am egal:

The check is in the mail.
Avatar    Wed. 2/26/14 9:25am Cheri Pi:

WWWIIIIIIIIINNNN!!!!!
  Wed. 2/26/14 9:25am Cecile:

Please give it to me, thx bai
Avatar    Wed. 2/26/14 9:25am ᏧᏣ ᎮᎯᎱ:

..."is Cheri Pi a she?" Oh man, Irwin...
  Wed. 2/26/14 9:26am Cecile:

Kenny G used to think I was a dude
Avatar    Wed. 2/26/14 9:26am ᏧᏣ ᎮᎯᎱ:

Yeah but that's Kenny G...
  Wed. 2/26/14 9:26am f⊕f⊕ (:

Wait...So Cheri Pi is not a she?!?
Avatar Wed. 2/26/14 9:26am Whooda:

@Dan B. Glad to know you enjoyed the privilege of our swell town. and increased our collective IQ level, if only briefly. Did you happen to catch the new Walmart Superstore parking lot? It's a beauty!
Avatar    Wed. 2/26/14 9:27am Ken:

Morning everybody! You gotta forgive Irwin - it's kind of early for him.
  Wed. 2/26/14 9:27am Cecile:

She's a sexy lady-man-lady.
Avatar    Wed. 2/26/14 9:27am ᏧᏣ ᎮᎯᎱ:

When I first started doing this I tried to make folks think I was a wimmen...couldn't keep up the ruse.
Avatar    Wed. 2/26/14 9:27am Caryn:

Well, with 50 gender choices on FB, maybe they're now unsure about genders. I mean, on Monday, Ken announced that he wasn't sure if I was a man or a woman, because he wasn't sure.
Avatar    Wed. 2/26/14 9:28am ᏧᏣ ᎮᎯᎱ:

She's about as she as you can get.
  Wed. 2/26/14 9:28am Cecile:

The shoes hurt too much, dcp?
Avatar    Wed. 2/26/14 9:28am Dan B From Upstate:

I did indeed, Whooda. Saw it on my way out of town to visiit my sister in G'ville. Glad to know there's an fmu fan near my family!
Avatar    Wed. 2/26/14 9:29am ᏧᏣ ᎮᎯᎱ:

yeah, Cecile--I ain't no Lux Interior..
  Wed. 2/26/14 9:29am f⊕f⊕ (:

Wait..What am talking about? Cheri Pi is indeed a she. But actually, long time ago I also thought she was a he.
Avatar Wed. 2/26/14 9:30am Whooda:

@Dan, nothing binds like FMU glue.
Avatar    Wed. 2/26/14 9:30am Marcel M:

Does anyone actually take 8 bucks off per swag item when they do tax deductions?
  Wed. 2/26/14 9:30am ?:

Did Ken really just say "on the block?"
  Wed. 2/26/14 9:31am Cecile:

I've been told I write like a guy.
Avatar    Wed. 2/26/14 9:32am Skirkie:

"Swag items? What swag items, Mr. Taxman?" - he says, while wearing his goldfinch shirt.
Avatar    Wed. 2/26/14 9:32am Marcel M:

I've been told I write like a serial killer...
  Wed. 2/26/14 9:32am Cecile:

Marcel, if I were freelancing for a living - you know it!
Avatar    Wed. 2/26/14 9:32am Marcel M:

@Skirkie: My plan exactly.
  Wed. 2/26/14 9:33am ъїιι:

Gnod backwards is... is...
  Wed. 2/26/14 9:33am Cecile:

Marcel, you have to stop paying your power bills with ransom note letters.
Avatar    Wed. 2/26/14 9:33am Skirkie:

I do usually knock off some arbitrary amount though.
Avatar    Wed. 2/26/14 9:34am Dan B From Upstate:

The fine folks at turbo tax tell me I need to make at least a Y3K pledge before they consider my donation tax deductable. In my dreams. Well... In FMU's dreams, really.
Avatar    Wed. 2/26/14 9:36am common:

@cecile: i've been told I write like a cat.
  Wed. 2/26/14 9:36am f⊕f⊕ (:

Does anyone knows if WFMU accepts money for laundering?
Avatar    Wed. 2/26/14 9:36am Marcel M:

@Cecile: hah, in college once a girl leaned over and told me I wrote like a serial killer. I wasn't quite sure how to respond. I took it as her flirting.
Avatar    Wed. 2/26/14 9:36am Cheri Pi:

Oh I'm a lady all right...
  Wed. 2/26/14 9:36am Cecile:

A feral cat? Because that would be cool.
Avatar    Wed. 2/26/14 9:37am Cheri Pi:

Ken, when are you getting Pussy Riot on the show? I mix cursive and print in the same sentence, izzat normal?
Avatar    Wed. 2/26/14 9:38am bobdoesthings:

@Marcel.. Was that before/after your string of homicides?
Avatar    Wed. 2/26/14 9:39am ᏧᏣ ᎮᎯᎱ:

I actually dig pussy riot--they're no Good Throb but...
Avatar    Wed. 2/26/14 9:39am ᏧᏣ ᎮᎯᎱ:

or Viva la Fete
Avatar    Wed. 2/26/14 9:39am common:

@cecile: Yes! how'd you know?
Avatar    Wed. 2/26/14 9:40am Marcel M:

@Cheri Pi: I connect some of my print letters to each other also.
@Bob: Its funny, as she was leaning over and reading my writing, I was writing out my post homicidal manifesto..
Avatar    Wed. 2/26/14 9:41am bobdoesthings:

isn't life funny sometimes...
  Wed. 2/26/14 9:41am Cecile:

Ken, get the Finnish hockey team on. Giant killers of the Olympics. Suomi! Sisu! Pannagakku!
Avatar    Wed. 2/26/14 9:41am Caryn:

Hmm, the Gnod gif is from the 1963 film "Beach Party". Aah, gif identification, how I've missed you.
Avatar    Wed. 2/26/14 9:42am Cheri Pi:

I think Good Throb is playing on BT's show soon, fortunes are smiling on us.
Avatar Wed. 2/26/14 9:43am bbell:

Sending a hug, will send money later, must go earn it now!
  Wed. 2/26/14 9:43am f⊕f⊕ (:

Tomorrow Belongs to Me!!!
Avatar    Wed. 2/26/14 9:43am Caryn:

You know, the Finnish hockey team tooled around Sochi on matching bikes. They're now auctioning them to raise money for a new children's hospital. Maybe WFMU should try to get the US or Canadian hockey teams to donate some of their stuff to raise money for WFMU?
Avatar    Wed. 2/26/14 9:44am ᏧᏣ ᎮᎯᎱ:

yeah, I think they're coming to DC too but I CAN'T FIND OUT FOR SURE. These kids today...
Avatar Wed. 2/26/14 9:44am bibi:

hi ken.
yeah play more german music, they are generous, stop playing french stuff, they are greedy.
Avatar    Wed. 2/26/14 9:45am Dan B From Upstate:

Wow. Old Forge coming through. Upstate NY is getting represented today.
Avatar Wed. 2/26/14 9:46am tim from champaign:

Let's go Ken!
Avatar Wed. 2/26/14 9:46am Ghengis Jung:

You don't need a transmitter because WFMU broadcasts directly into my skull via dark magicks.
  Wed. 2/26/14 9:46am Cecile:

I heard that, Caryn.
  Wed. 2/26/14 9:46am oiry:

Yes, it's the right pronunciation : wari ! Merci Ken !
Avatar    Wed. 2/26/14 9:47am Marcel M:

I want to pet that Kangaroo or Wallaby or whatever it is. He is so fluffy!
Avatar    Wed. 2/26/14 9:47am EzSezz:

Polar vortices?
  Wed. 2/26/14 9:48am Cecile:

Ghengis! Good to see you.
Avatar    Wed. 2/26/14 9:50am ᏧᏣ ᎮᎯᎱ:

there's Ezra Pound. Hi.
  Wed. 2/26/14 9:51am Cecile:

Play ghenghis's remix!
Avatar Wed. 2/26/14 9:51am bibi:

Secretly We Are Giving.
Avatar Wed. 2/26/14 9:51am Ghengis Jung:

Hi Cecile! I've been lurking for the last several... years?
Avatar Wed. 2/26/14 9:52am Owlex:

Swag also is a low grade marijuana
  Wed. 2/26/14 9:52am Cecile:

It's like being Shaft wearing Hai Karate in 1973.
  Wed. 2/26/14 9:52am Cecile:

I have your remix on my iPod!
Avatar    Wed. 2/26/14 9:53am ᏧᏣ ᎮᎯᎱ:

Khlam is FEKKIN BEAUTIFUL.
  Wed. 2/26/14 9:53am Cecile:

That's "swag"
Avatar    Wed. 2/26/14 9:53am bobdoesthings:

Love khlam, I'm getting Ken's Khlam! can't wait
Avatar    Wed. 2/26/14 9:53am ᏧᏣ ᎮᎯᎱ:

I thought Khlam meant trash...
Avatar    Wed. 2/26/14 9:54am Marcel M:

I requested Khlam at my funeral on that 7SD show.
Avatar Wed. 2/26/14 9:54am tim from champaign:

Khlam is not for squares.
  Wed. 2/26/14 9:54am f⊕f⊕ (:

Khlam is love in my dictionary.
Avatar    Wed. 2/26/14 9:54am Caryn:

Ken, there's a difference between "swag" meaning robbery loot/goods and "swag" being short for "swagger".
  Wed. 2/26/14 9:55am Cecile:

What if you prance around wearing stolen goods?
Avatar    Wed. 2/26/14 9:55am Caryn:

Then you're swag in your swag.
Avatar Wed. 2/26/14 9:55am pocket vito:

Your listeners love Khlam because we are amazing special people!! Not your average boiled potato personalities.
Avatar    Wed. 2/26/14 9:55am SeanG:

LETS DO THIS!
Avatar    Wed. 2/26/14 9:56am Caryn:

Possibly while smoking swag.
Avatar    Wed. 2/26/14 9:56am ᏧᏣ ᎮᎯᎱ:

how in the name of all that's reasonable is Eisbaer not clicky starred???
  Wed. 2/26/14 9:58am Cecile:

Ken, did you get my note about the Richie Hawtin Dr Bootygrabber remix? Ha!!Bootygrabber came up on my auto fill.
  Wed. 2/26/14 9:59am Gordon FM:

I wasn't listening while I pledged yesterday. I've missed my moment of radio glory!
  Wed. 2/26/14 10:00am Cecile:

Pledge some more!
  Wed. 2/26/14 10:01am Cecile:

I <3 American Astronaut.
Avatar Wed. 2/26/14 10:01am Whooda:

@Gordon, no worries, if you can manage to escape the speed of sound and zoom up about 953.000 miles due north, you should be able to catch it live. Don't forget your radio and extra batteries.
Avatar    Wed. 2/26/14 10:01am Ken From Hyde Park:

"You drink like a goat!" is going to be my new insult phrase.
Avatar    Wed. 2/26/14 10:02am common:

there is a hiiiiilarious sequence in the flick the american astronaut. everytime i hear a song off of that soundtrack i can't stop laughing............still laughing.
Avatar Wed. 2/26/14 10:02am Scott McDowell:

Hooray for 91.1 sounding damn good without transmitter sludge! Hooray!
  Wed. 2/26/14 10:03am Irving Klaw 3:

We wuz here
Avatar    Wed. 2/26/14 10:03am Caryn:

I don't know if I'm more weirded out by the look in the drinking goat's eye, or the little goat quietly looking on like an omniscient movie baddie...
Avatar    Wed. 2/26/14 10:03am dale:

afraid to sign in - i can't donate to every show i log in to...sniff.
Avatar Wed. 2/26/14 10:04am Whooda:

I think the black goat is thinking about how much he hates public water fountains
Avatar    Wed. 2/26/14 10:04am steve:

goats are the best. who doesn't love some goats
Avatar    Wed. 2/26/14 10:05am Caryn:

Honestly, in my mind the black goat is saying "Drink, my pretty, drink!" in the voice of Vincent Price,
Avatar    Wed. 2/26/14 10:06am Caryn:

And then cackling maniacally.
Avatar Wed. 2/26/14 10:06am bibi:

"... from Norway"
"HELLO SWEDEN"
thank you for this dialogue Ken.
Avatar    Wed. 2/26/14 10:06am dale:

old forge prolly inundated with drunken snowmobilers this year more than usual
Avatar Wed. 2/26/14 10:07am Ghengis Jung:

Cecile - speaking of remixes - I feel like remixing something. How about you?
Avatar Wed. 2/26/14 10:07am Whooda:

haha Caryn, a goat 'mickey' as opposed to a 'billy' goat!
Avatar    Wed. 2/26/14 10:07am Caryn:

@bibi: just Ken's tribute to "Spinal Tap".
Avatar Wed. 2/26/14 10:07am Andrew Waterloo:

We're forced to hear Drake here in Canada
Avatar    Wed. 2/26/14 10:08am Caryn:

@Whooda: Seriously, if the black goat had hands instead of cloven hooves, he'd be doing that Mr. Burns "Excellent!" thing right now.
  Wed. 2/26/14 10:08am Torbjørn:

Haugesund, Norway is rolling deep here today ! Let's go Norway and the rest of Scandi-land, represent !
Avatar Wed. 2/26/14 10:08am Whooda:

Great 'unretouched' photo.
www.dailymail.co.uk...
  Wed. 2/26/14 10:09am Cecile:

Ghenghis, let's do it!
Avatar Wed. 2/26/14 10:11am Andrew Waterloo:

Oh.. People... that CAN set is musical ambrosia.
  Wed. 2/26/14 10:11am Brendan:

Correct Ken, Canadians can use the F word on the radio with impunity as long as it is properly interspersed with Canadian content. Example:
'F'ing eh' ...
  Wed. 2/26/14 10:11am Cecile:

It is sweet. And it has "Streetcar"
Avatar Wed. 2/26/14 10:11am Ghengis Jung:

Ken, make us remix something!
Avatar Wed. 2/26/14 10:11am Andrew Waterloo:

@Whooda is the world really that silly now?
Avatar    Wed. 2/26/14 10:12am Caryn:

@Andrew: I think it's safe to say that The Daily Mail has been that silly for decades now.
Avatar Wed. 2/26/14 10:13am Whooda:

@Andrew bored goberment workers trying to keep themselves entertained.
Avatar    Wed. 2/26/14 10:14am ᏧᏣ ᎮᎯᎱ:

I'll just bet the Emeralds guitar player wields a hollow body Gibson...
Avatar Wed. 2/26/14 10:14am bibi:

@caryn. next break, ken reaches volume 11.
Avatar    Wed. 2/26/14 10:15am Caryn:

@bibi: unless he gets accidentally locked inside some weird coccoon structure first.
Avatar Wed. 2/26/14 10:15am pocket vito:

In Quebec they have to do wacky stuff like play American pop songs that are half in English and half dubbed in French. Like "Ooh, I wanna dance with somebody...Au bout de la nuit, fais-moi danser"
Avatar Wed. 2/26/14 10:16am Ghengis Jung:

Emeralds GIF actually a live video stream from the WFMU studios.
Avatar Wed. 2/26/14 10:16am Andrew Waterloo:

Quebec translates stuff in to french that even France doesn't bother with.
Avatar Wed. 2/26/14 10:17am Whooda:

Atom Anteater
  Wed. 2/26/14 10:17am Cecile:

Like stop signs.
Avatar Wed. 2/26/14 10:17am Stevel:

What Whooda said.
Avatar    Wed. 2/26/14 10:17am Caryn:

@bibi: of course, Irwin will then cover for Ken with an impassioned acoustic version of "Lick My Love Pump".
Avatar Wed. 2/26/14 10:19am Andrew Waterloo:

and there swear words are all church related.
Avatar    Wed. 2/26/14 10:19am ᏧᏣ ᎮᎯᎱ:

just starred my first GIF (pronounced GHIFF)
Avatar Wed. 2/26/14 10:19am Whooda:

Tartan sweaters make me suspicious too, I don't blame the little Kangaroo for 'getting the hell outta' there'.
Avatar Wed. 2/26/14 10:22am Whooda:

I think that GIF is from the Daytona 500 this week. Earnhart Jr. won.
Avatar Wed. 2/26/14 10:23am pocket vito:

A good swear is "Tabernacle!"
  Wed. 2/26/14 10:23am Cecile:

Like the smothers brothers but with cuddly 8' feral raccoons.
Avatar    Wed. 2/26/14 10:24am dale:

i won that can set last year. i'm still waiting for that streetcar!
  Wed. 2/26/14 10:24am Roland:

Chula vista is a suburb of San Diego
Avatar Wed. 2/26/14 10:25am Whooda:

Geez, DJ Station Manager Ken, I'm not even cold to the touch yet!
Avatar    Wed. 2/26/14 10:25am Skirkie:

I look forward to the sweet embrace of death.
Avatar Wed. 2/26/14 10:25am pocket vito:

I'm still waiting for the sex tape with Ken and Andy narrating!
Avatar Wed. 2/26/14 10:25am fred von helsing:

Can I pledge internal organs in my will
Avatar Wed. 2/26/14 10:25am Andrew Waterloo:

@dale, I just wish Malcolm would stop asking, cause I'm not, and we're supposed to go for coffee.
Avatar    Wed. 2/26/14 10:26am Mike East:

Thank you WFMU for introducing me to Matt Farley.
Avatar Wed. 2/26/14 10:26am Mike from MPLS:

My mouse pledge from last year will keep going right?
Avatar    Wed. 2/26/14 10:27am dale:

danielle dax!!
Avatar Wed. 2/26/14 10:28am Whooda:

Matt Farley movie is hilarious.
www.youtube.com...
Avatar    Wed. 2/26/14 10:28am steve:

if i werent planning on living for another few decades id definitely make some moves to put fmu in my will
Avatar    Wed. 2/26/14 10:29am MichelleinGreenBay:

Good morning! About to get my pledge on!
Avatar Wed. 2/26/14 10:29am fred von helsing:

@dale spot on!
  Wed. 2/26/14 10:29am Ralphine:

Ray Kurzweil says that if we can hang in for a few more years, we are NOT going to die, so I ain't bothering with a will
Avatar    Wed. 2/26/14 10:30am steve:

im so glad to see other people liked the Matt Farley movie... i think its one of the best no budget movies ive ever seen. he's an inspiring guy.
Avatar    Wed. 2/26/14 10:31am ᏧᏣ ᎮᎯᎱ:

WOLF.
  Wed. 2/26/14 10:32am midtown:

That cursing
Avatar    Wed. 2/26/14 10:32am ᏧᏣ ᎮᎯᎱ:

I'm tempted to like this tune but just can't mess with my personal god.
Avatar Wed. 2/26/14 10:33am Whooda:

@steve I got more big belly laughs from that movie than Saturday Night Live and stuff. The humor is dry and cerebral and that makes it even funnier to me.
  Wed. 2/26/14 10:34am Gordon FM:

@Whooda - GOOD IDEA. I'll be sure to bring a towel and peanuts as well!
Avatar    Wed. 2/26/14 10:34am steve:

he told me he's going to make "Regional Legends" in a few years if he continues to rise in popularity.
Avatar Wed. 2/26/14 10:35am Whooda:

haha "Regional Legends" That's what I'm talkin' about!
Avatar Wed. 2/26/14 10:36am tim from champaign:

Oh yeah! Bring back the Dog Step to remind us listeners.
Avatar    Wed. 2/26/14 10:36am MichelleinGreenBay:

Whee!!
Avatar Wed. 2/26/14 10:37am Whooda:

@Gordon, you'll also need that towel for the 'shower scene' in the movie.
Avatar Wed. 2/26/14 10:37am Andrew Waterloo:

I shuddered when Ken mentioned that 3 hours of that unmentionable track.
Avatar    Wed. 2/26/14 10:37am steve:

Whooda - call or email him and tell him as much, he loves to hear from fans
Avatar    Wed. 2/26/14 10:39am Ike:

I agree vociferously about little kids on the radio. Dong-damn it.
Avatar Wed. 2/26/14 10:39am Whooda:

OH MY GOD! The toliets are IN! This is a milestone, I feel like crying. It seems only yesterday that the space was just eight holes in the floor where the sun don't shine...*sniff* a rolling tear. *Sniff* just checking out the plumbing.
Avatar    Wed. 2/26/14 10:39am dale:

rich h and i have the same last name wonder if we're related in the wayback machine?
Avatar Wed. 2/26/14 10:40am pocket vito:

Alright Vicki! I'm going to pledge to your show next Monday, I promise!!
Avatar    Wed. 2/26/14 10:40am dale:

EIGHT toilets? is it a performance space or a regurgitorium?
Avatar    Wed. 2/26/14 10:41am Mike East:

I still haven't called him...I will one of these days.
Avatar    Wed. 2/26/14 10:42am People Like Us:

thank you :) Please do! I came very short of my goal on Monday and would really like to make up for that next Monday
Avatar    Wed. 2/26/14 10:42am Sem Chumbo:

"There is a season..."
Avatar    Wed. 2/26/14 10:43am Mike East:

I got a chance to see the 91.1 transmitter yesterday. Its AMAZING that the backup transmitter is even turning on. That thing is OLD
Avatar    Wed. 2/26/14 10:44am MichelleinGreenBay:

(i love you *because* you play the Osmonds at the wrong speed...)
Avatar Wed. 2/26/14 10:44am Whooda:

I am sorry to hear there are so many toilets. The women waiting in line for the toilet is my best 'captive audience' trolling territory.
  Wed. 2/26/14 10:44am Cecile:

KilldoZer needs to do this
Avatar    Wed. 2/26/14 10:44am common:

yay crazy horses!
Avatar Wed. 2/26/14 10:45am Ghengis Jung:

Oh this is a classic.
Avatar Wed. 2/26/14 10:45am tim from champaign:

Good call, Cecile!
  Wed. 2/26/14 10:46am Cecile:

If there is any beer involved 8 toilets are necessary
Avatar    Wed. 2/26/14 10:46am dale:

ken - may we hear marie singing 'paper roses' slowed down, too?
Avatar Wed. 2/26/14 10:46am tim from champaign:

Ken, bring back Knuckles the Dog. Nothing gets people pledging like a 3 hanky tear jerker.
Avatar Wed. 2/26/14 10:47am Andrew Waterloo:

I bet it make a good Foetus cover as well.
Avatar    Wed. 2/26/14 10:47am dale:

....or jimmy singing 'down by the lazy river' in his best jolsen at 16rpm?
Avatar    Wed. 2/26/14 10:50am slater:

yes you, Mark Ratner, pledge!
  Wed. 2/26/14 10:51am Cecile:

Holy shit. Irwin and Clay...
Avatar    Wed. 2/26/14 10:52am People Like Us:

Andy should have to go to your therapy group for a show
  Wed. 2/26/14 10:54am Cecile:

Yay Kewis!
Avatar Wed. 2/26/14 10:54am fred von helsing:

Where the hell DO you get transmitter parts ? Somewhere in the Village ?
  Wed. 2/26/14 10:54am Cecile:

Lewis I mean
Avatar    Wed. 2/26/14 10:54am amanda c:

i was listening to 91.1 for HOURS before i even noticed the annoying screeching sound in the background. i just figured it was part of the show i was listening to.
Avatar Wed. 2/26/14 10:54am Whooda:

DJ Station Manager Ken, was the failed component of the transmitter the solenoid safety bypass switch or that pesky muffler bearing.
Avatar Wed. 2/26/14 10:55am fred von helsing:

@mikeEast got pix ? pls say yes
Avatar    Wed. 2/26/14 10:58am Marcel M:

I don't get the signal well in my car so when I listen to Fabio's show or similar shows I never know when the feedback is supposed to be there.
Avatar    Wed. 2/26/14 10:58am Mike East:

no fred, I spaced. epic fail. I kinda had to split ASAP cuz I was in the dog house a bit with my wife for going around running errands for a radio station instead of helping her with the baby.
I did get a pic with ken in the wfmu parking lot, though.
Avatar Wed. 2/26/14 11:01am fred von helsing:

bathroom test !
  Wed. 2/26/14 11:01am marisa:

ken.. you doing a show in SF soon? please tell..
Avatar Wed. 2/26/14 11:02am fred von helsing:

@mikeEast oh, reality
Avatar    Wed. 2/26/14 11:02am MichelleinGreenBay:

Just had a Pavlovian reaction to the bed music.
Avatar    Wed. 2/26/14 11:05am Caryn:

Ah, from "Bloodsport" to "They Live"... It's a veritable smörgåsbord of 80s classics.
Avatar Wed. 2/26/14 11:06am Whooda:

that would be a "self-pity" pledge.
Avatar Wed. 2/26/14 11:08am fred von helsing:

@mikeE like stepping into a time machine and expecting to hear War of the Worlds come crackling over the ether ?
Avatar    Wed. 2/26/14 11:09am Mike East:

lots of dusty glowing tubes, knobs, meters, and toggle switches.
Avatar    Wed. 2/26/14 11:10am steve:

oh man, thats so cool Mike, id love to watch an electrician resuscitate an old timey radio transmitter
Avatar Wed. 2/26/14 11:10am Fine-aight:

My heart, in part, belongs to Kenzo
Avatar Wed. 2/26/14 11:11am Ghengis Jung:

Ken, I forgive you every Wednesday. Just not monetarily.
  Wed. 2/26/14 11:12am Ralphine:

I remember that Bloodsport guy. He threw something in Van Damme's eyes to blind him, and Van Damme still kicked his ass.
Avatar Wed. 2/26/14 11:12am fred von helsing:

@mikeE was there a Jacob's Ladder, that would make the mental image COMPLETE
Avatar    Wed. 2/26/14 11:13am dale:

steve - if you head over to the website for shortwave blowtorch wbcq you can see some transmitter pics - i think most of their stuff is wwii surplus
Avatar Wed. 2/26/14 11:13am Whooda:

The transmitter, in parts, belongs to the listeners, hence the pitch for more money.

Those old transmitter vacuum tubes could be auctioned-off on Ebay to pay for a shiny new model.
Avatar    Wed. 2/26/14 11:14am bobdoesthings:

OOOO OO IS IT KHLAM?
Avatar Wed. 2/26/14 11:15am fred von helsing:

@mikeE is that where they're storing Hitler's brain
Avatar    Wed. 2/26/14 11:15am Mike East:

sure, I'll say yes. There was totally a Jacob's Ladder
Avatar Wed. 2/26/14 11:16am tim from champaign:

What's the bed music? I can't quite place it I'm guessing it's on Tommy Boy around 1990.
Avatar    Wed. 2/26/14 11:16am ᏧᏣ ᎮᎯᎱ:

Did I miss Franz KHLAMer?
Avatar Wed. 2/26/14 11:19am fred von helsing:

the station could totally offer guided transmitter tours for high-pledging gearheads. pack duct tape and lead solder.
Avatar Wed. 2/26/14 11:19am Andrew Waterloo:

Still need to get this Matmos album
Avatar Wed. 2/26/14 11:20am Andrew Waterloo:

@fred, at the end of the tour everybody contributes to the giant wad of bubble gum that holds the antenna to the tour.
Avatar Wed. 2/26/14 11:23am Whooda:

I have stared at that meercat GIF for hours now and laugh until it hurts..every time!
Avatar Wed. 2/26/14 11:23am tim from champaign:

Me to, Andrew. I think that every time Ken plays Matmos.
Avatar Wed. 2/26/14 11:25am fred von helsing:

and then wrap Ken in any leftover baling wire for fond photographic memories
Avatar    Wed. 2/26/14 11:27am steve:

then take some dusty unused tubes laying in the corner and make an 10x overpriced guitar amp
  Wed. 2/26/14 11:27am jan:

I carelessly planned to go away this week and will miss much of the marathon. So party on!
Avatar    Wed. 2/26/14 11:31am dale:

a pity pledge should be like pity sex - don't question the reason why, just lie back and take it.
Avatar Wed. 2/26/14 11:32am Stau:

It's Shhhhh-tau! Ha Love you guys
Avatar Wed. 2/26/14 11:34am Whooda:

@dale HaHaHa that's a funny image. But pity sex doesn't include payment, that's a different arrangement altogether :)
  Wed. 2/26/14 11:34am Cecile:

Yay!
Avatar Wed. 2/26/14 11:34am tim from champaign:

Alright Cecile!!!!!! Way to win the Matmos!!!!
Avatar Wed. 2/26/14 11:35am fred von helsing:

the Khlampilation heck yeah
Avatar Wed. 2/26/14 11:35am Michele:

See all that anger paid off!
Avatar Wed. 2/26/14 11:35am Andrew Waterloo:

Cecile has some real voodoo happening.
Avatar Wed. 2/26/14 11:36am fred von helsing:

yes Kleenex threatened them
Avatar    Wed. 2/26/14 11:38am Cheri Pi:

ongrats C$$$!
  Wed. 2/26/14 11:38am f⊕f⊕ (:

Angry pledges are happy pledges to me!
Avatar    Wed. 2/26/14 11:38am Cheri Pi:

"Congrats"
Avatar Wed. 2/26/14 11:39am fred von helsing:

fascist snotmongers eh
Avatar Wed. 2/26/14 11:39am northguineahills:

There must be something in this tea, but I really dig this Supercar. It's like Katamari Damacy rock.
Avatar Wed. 2/26/14 11:42am bibi:

that was volule 11 ken ? disappointing.
Avatar Wed. 2/26/14 11:43am Peanut Gallery:

...and Methodists!
Avatar    Wed. 2/26/14 11:43am People Like Us:

Ken's mad as hell and he's going to take quite a bit more
Avatar Wed. 2/26/14 11:43am fred von helsing:

omg
  Wed. 2/26/14 11:43am booboo:

Hey Ken! I went to my prom but forgot my date. Does that count?
Avatar    Wed. 2/26/14 11:43am Okasa:

Ken is looking into my soul!
Avatar    Wed. 2/26/14 11:43am Webhamster Henry:

Ken, you got my demographic.
Avatar Wed. 2/26/14 11:44am KOTJ:

Amen, Brother/Father Ken.
Avatar Wed. 2/26/14 11:45am fred von helsing:

he frickin' NAILED our dementographic
Avatar    Wed. 2/26/14 11:45am Dan B From Upstate:

Yay! Nettaiya!
Avatar    Wed. 2/26/14 11:46am bobdoesthings:

anyone know what sampled they used on this?
Avatar    Wed. 2/26/14 11:46am Roberto:

Ken had me entranced until he said "dot oh are gee" just now. That broke the trance and essentially ruined my day.
Avatar    Wed. 2/26/14 11:46am SeanG:

onanistic shut-ins unite and take over
Avatar    Wed. 2/26/14 11:48am Roberto:

Oh wait, awkward dance woman has returned me to my state of entrancement.
Avatar Wed. 2/26/14 11:49am Slim Pickins:

ya got me over here ken
Avatar Wed. 2/26/14 11:51am bibi:

'i love their early stuff'.
cmon ken, this sentence does not respect the oslo accords.
Avatar Wed. 2/26/14 11:51am Fine-aight:

Can I request some card-in-the-spokes noises?
Avatar Wed. 2/26/14 11:52am Michele:

TONETTA!!!!!!!!!!!!!
  Wed. 2/26/14 11:58am f⊕f⊕ (:

Thank you, Ken so much for yet another great marathon show. I'm damn Khlam Glad you almost reached the 100% goal. Good bye and see you all next episode!

P.S. Vicky!!!
Avatar Wed. 2/26/14 11:59am fred von helsing:

gopher WOW i am impressed
Avatar Wed. 2/26/14 12:00pm fred von helsing:

The Kenabler
Avatar Wed. 2/26/14 12:01pm bibi:

thk you ken, 85% is a brilliant score.
Avatar    Wed. 2/26/14 12:01pm Webhamster Henry:

I did the Marathon pages for many years too - by hand.
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