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NORMAN CORWIN QUOTE OF THE WEEK for March 26, 2017

NORMAN CORWIN QUOTE OF THE WEEK for March 26, 2017

The microphone is not an ordinary instrument. For it looks out on vistas wide indeed.   “Seems Radio Is Here To Stay” broadcast April 24,1939 on CBS ...

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NORMAN CORWIN QUOTE OF THE WEEK for March 19, 2017

NORMAN CORWIN QUOTE OF THE WEEK for March 19, 2017

Most of the Founding Fathers, were they able to tune in from the spirit world, would probably come to the conclusion that American democracy, as practiced today, is a failure. The majority of our elec ...

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NORMAN CORWIN QUOTE OF THE WEEK for March 12, 2017

NORMAN CORWIN QUOTE OF THE WEEK for March 12, 2017

I verify this thing: that brotherhood is not so wild a dream as those who profit by postponing it pretend.   “Psalm for a Dark Year” broadcast November 9, 1941 on CBS ...

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NORMAN CORWIN QUOTE OF THE WEEK for February 26, 2017

NORMAN CORWIN QUOTE OF THE WEEK for February 26, 2017

As has been shown in enough instances to indicate a pattern, a tough answer turneth away rats.   Letter to Jerry Wald and Norman Krasna, October 5, 1951, from the book “Norman Corwin’s Letters” ( ...

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NORMAN CORWIN QUOTE OF THE WEEK for February 19, 2017

NORMAN CORWIN QUOTE OF THE WEEK for February 19, 2017

Funny, isn’t it—the blokes who do all the squawking and yammering are never the ones who do any of the fighting.   “This is War!” episode “To the Young” broadcast May 2, 1942 on CBS, NBC Red, NBC ...

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NORMAN CORWIN QUOTE OF THE WEEK for February 12, 2017

NORMAN CORWIN QUOTE OF THE WEEK for February 12, 2017

The nations have heard of the fission of the atom and have seen the photographs: skies aboil with interlocking fury, mushrooms of uranium smoke ascending to where angels patrol uneasily.   “Set Y ...

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NORMAN CORWIN QUOTE OF THE WEEK for February 5, 2017

NORMAN CORWIN QUOTE OF THE WEEK for February 5, 2017

The imagination needs regular exercise in this prosaic world of stock market reports, body counts, traffic bulletins, tax laws, yellow pages and questionnaires. If the arts don’t give us fantasy, the ...

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NORMAN CORWIN QUOTE OF THE WEEK for January 29, 2017

NORMAN CORWIN QUOTE OF THE WEEK for January 29, 2017

The difference between wearing a sandwich board and carrying and artifact on which GUCCI is prominently displayed is one only of degree. Yet so strong is the snob appeal of the chic label to consumers ...

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NORMAN CORWIN QUOTE OF THE WEEK for January 22, 2017

NORMAN CORWIN QUOTE OF THE WEEK for January 22, 2017

Just give this Man a problem of some surplus livestock on the one hand and some hungry men who cannot buy that livestock on the other and he’ll fume and fret and make up laws and regulations and then ...

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NORMAN CORWIN QUOTE OF THE WEEK for January 15, 2017

NORMAN CORWIN QUOTE OF THE WEEK for January 15, 2017

I am dead of the mistakes of old men, And I lie fermenting in the wisdom of the earth   “Untitled” radio play (published version) from the book “Untitled and Other Radio Dramas” (1947) ...

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