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This American Life (CD)

  

RELEASED: 2004
FORMAT: CD
LABEL 21 Balloons
CATALOG #: 21BP-002
UPC #: 649288310922

© 2004 This American Life & 21 Balloons Productions


Track List

  1. Mr. Rogers and Me (Mr. Rothbart's Neighborhood)
  2. Who Needs Two? (Show Me the Monet)
  3. Lost in America (I Found Your Letter)
  1. Ghost Dad (Psychic Buddha, Qu'est-ce Que C'est?)
  2. Jets to Brazil (Changing the Channeler)

Program Notes

When I was a little kid, Mr. Rogers invited me and my family to visit him at his summer cottage on Nantucket. Two decades later, in 2001, I visited Mr. Rogers again. This time I brought stories from my own neighborhood, stories of neighborly conflict and distrust -- to see what kind of advice Mr. Rogers could give me. - Davy Rothbart (from the CD liner notes)


Notes

  • "Mr. Rothbart's Neighborhood" first aired on This American Life on May 11, 2001, as part of a show called Neighbors.
  • Davy Rothbart is included among those featured on the documentary Mister Rogers & Me.
  • The interior of this CD's back insert features images of King Friday XIII, X the Owl, and Daniel Striped Tiger.


Credits

Stories produced by Alex Blumberg and Julie Snyder with Ira Glass.
Album Design: Peter Rothbart
© 2004 This American Life & 21 Balloons Productions

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