Wordplay: Mechanical Bird

This is Wordplay with George Bilgere and John Donoghue! This week, seven marvelous poems make an appearance on this week’s episode, Mechanical Bird.
- Beginning line of The Waste Land, by T.S. Eliot
- The Summer Camp Bus Pulls Away from the Curb, by Sharon Olds
- On Heaven, by Louis Jenkins
- The Difference Between Coke and Pepsi, by David Lehman
- OEX, by John Gable
- How It Is, by Maxine Kumin
- Calmly, by Philip Levine
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On the Air

Mel Carter Hold Me, Thrill Me, Kiss Me @1:50
Byrds The Times They Are A-Chagin' @1:48
Caiola & His Orchestra The Magnificent Seven @1:46
Joanie Sommers Meditation @1:41
Peter & Gordon I Go To Pieces @1:39
Mario Lanza Be My Love @1:36
Sammy Davis, Jr. The Shelter Of Your Arms @1:30
Clovers Love Potion #9 @1:28
Paul Revere & The Raiders Kicks @1:26
Petula Clark Kiss Me Goodbye @1:19
Platters You've Got the Magic Touch @1:17
Andy Williams Moon River @1:14