Thursday , 16 August 2018

About Michael Kacey

  • Michael James Kacey began his career as an actor before embracing filmmaking. He has written, directed and produced two feature films through his company Anthracite Films: "Daybreak" and "The Poet Laureate of Radio: An Interview with Norman Corwin." His current project, a detailed look at early broadcasting, is called "Radio Changed America."
NORMAN CORWIN QUOTE OF THE WEEK for August 12, 2018

NORMAN CORWIN QUOTE OF THE WEEK for August 12, 2018

I love irony, I must say. I feel like Luke Skywalker wielding his light sword. The weapon is something I love to use, but I don’t think I can be charged with using it improperly. I hoped to use it eff ...

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NORMAN CORWIN QUOTE OF THE WEEK for August 5, 2018

NORMAN CORWIN QUOTE OF THE WEEK for August 5, 2018

The enemy is indeed tangible. Disease is an enemy. It has killed more people than armies.   “Could Be” from the book “Overkill and Megalove” (1963) also the 1949 radio broadcast ...

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NORMAN CORWIN QUOTE OF THE WEEK for July 29, 2018

NORMAN CORWIN QUOTE OF THE WEEK for July 29, 2018

Our spirit of liberalism had been as ruthlessly suppressed as anywhere in the world, short of the kind of torture and murder that you find in the truly benighted countries. The swing to the right that ...

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NORMAN CORWIN QUOTE OF THE WEEK for July 22, 2018

NORMAN CORWIN QUOTE OF THE WEEK for July 22, 2018

Mediocrity is, above all, comfortable. It makes modest demands on the powers of perception and ratiocination, and none at all on creativity. This translates into business opportunities—to supply insta ...

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NORMAN CORWIN QUOTE OF THE WEEK for July 15, 2018

NORMAN CORWIN QUOTE OF THE WEEK for July 15, 2018

The staff organist at the electric console of the average ball park ranks somewhere between a public nuisance and a public enemy.   “Beisbol, Anyone?” from the book “Holes in a Stained Glass Wind ...

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NORMAN CORWIN QUOTE OF THE WEEK for July 8, 2018

NORMAN CORWIN QUOTE OF THE WEEK for July 8, 2018

Charity toward the enemy in war is less common than tap-dancing on quicksand, but there are never any bounds to cruelty. All it takes to excel at it is power, opportunity and vileness.   “Fifty Years ...

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NORMAN CORWIN QUOTE OF THE WEEK for July 1, 2018

NORMAN CORWIN QUOTE OF THE WEEK for July 1, 2018

And greetings, immigrant multitudes who were bid good morrows and good fortune by the Statue—the millions who came, saw, toiled and begat, who created as descent a society as ever this venerable world ...

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NORMAN CORWIN QUOTE OF THE WEEK for June 24, 2018

NORMAN CORWIN QUOTE OF THE WEEK for June 24, 2018

Odds in battle are at best ridiculous, like rolling warped dice on a lumpy table. The ultimate risk of the gamble is of course loss of everything, with no chance to recoup—known, metaphorically, as De ...

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NORMAN CORWIN QUOTE OF THE WEEK for June 17, 2018

NORMAN CORWIN QUOTE OF THE WEEK for June 17, 2018

I am very much bothered by lapses of taste. Taste is exercised every time that you put a word down.   From the book, “Years of the Electric Ear” (1994) ...

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NORMAN CORWIN QUOTE OF THE WEEK for June 10, 2018

NORMAN CORWIN QUOTE OF THE WEEK for June 10, 2018

General Electric is now the owner of NBC. This kind of thing can only have a deleterious effect that will filter down to the individual artist and hurt him. Hurt us all.   From the book, “Years o ...

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