Ira Harmon's Pop Machine
Ira Harmon's Pop Machine
IHPM - Episode #12
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Ira discusses conformity, thinking outside the box, gettin’ fizzy wit it and public transportation.

Recommended Reading:

flatland_tn FLATLAND – A Romance of Many Dimensions by Edwin Abbott Abbott (ISBN: 9789187751165) – Writing pseudonymously as “A Square”, the book used the fictional two-dimensional world of Flatland to comment on the hierarchy of Victorian culture, but the novella’s more enduring contribution is its examination of dimensions. The story describes a two-dimensional world occupied by geometric figures, whereof women are simple line-segments, while men are polygons with various numbers of sides. The narrator is a square, a member of the caste of gentlemen and professionals, who guides the readers through some of the implications of life in two dimensions. The Square dreams about a visit to a one-dimensional world (Lineland) inhabited by “lustrous points”, and attempts to convince the realm’s monarch of a second dimension; but is unable to do so. . .Read more on Wikipedia
ConspiracyReader_tn The New Conspiracy Reader: From Planet X to the War on Terrorism-What You Really Don’t Know compiled by Al Hidell & Joan D’ Arc (ISBN: 0806525428) – Ever wonder if you’re being told the whole truth about supernatural phenomena, new developments in biological and chemical warfare, and atrocities like Heaven’s Gate? This all-new anthology features 31 provocative and engrossing articles from the pages of PARANOIA, the world’s most popular and respected conspiracy journal. For the first time, you’ll get the real story behind the important cultural and political events that shape our world…


  1. Excerpt from the movie Se7en.
  2. Good Lovin’ – Young Rascals
  3. Good Vibrations – The Beach Boys
  4. Monday, Monday – The Momas and The Papas
  5. This Diamond Ring – Gary Lewis & The Playboys
  6. Summer in the City – The Lovin’ Spoonful
  7. Uptight (Everything’s Alright) – Stevie Wonder
  8. Wooly Bully – Sam The Sham & The Pharaohs
  9. I’m A Believer – The Monkees
  10. Devil With A Blue Dress – The Villagers
  11. Shotgun – Junior Walker & The all Stars
  12. I Can’t Help Myself – The Four Tops
  13. (You’re My) Soul & Inspiration – Righteous Brothers
  14. 1,2,3 – Len Barry
  15. Hanky Panky – Tommy James & The Shondells
  16. Help Me Rhonda – The Beach Boys
  17. Lover’s Concerto – The Toys
  18. Solsbury Hill – Peter Gabriel
  19. The Name Game – Shirley Ellis
  20. When A Man Loves A Woman – Percy Sledge
  21. Nowhere To Run – Martha Reeves & The Vandellas
  22. (Comedy Skit) Doing What You Love – Jon Huck
  23. The Adventures of Superman – Superman versus The Clan of the Fiery Cross (Episode 9)
  24. Little Boxes – Pete Seeger
  25. The Box Essay – Ira Harmon
  26. Bus Stop – The Hollies
  27. Public Transportation – Ira Harmon
  28. My Girl – The Temptations

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