Odd Jobs

Series produced by WFUV

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Short drop-ins featuring workers who make a living in unusual ways.

For easy drop -in during the news magazines or otherwise, these 4, short, un-narrated pieces feature a:

Matchmaking Cabbie
Busking juggler
Gum buster
Chess hustler


4 Pieces

Order by: Newest First | Oldest First
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A unicycling juggler who passes the hat for a living.

Bought by NPR Station Showcase with PRX, KVMR, and KUHB


  • Added: Aug 29, 2005
  • Length: :55
  • Purchases: 3
From: WFUV
Series: Odd Jobs
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A New Yorker who has the technology and the will to scrape gum off the sidewalk.

Bought by KMXT, PRX Remix, KFAI, Here and Now, NPR Station Showcase with PRX and more


  • Added: Aug 29, 2005
  • Length: 01:27
  • Purchases: 8
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A cabbie who plays matchmaker on the side.

Bought by Here and Now, NPR Station Showcase with PRX, KVMR, and KUHB


  • Added: Aug 29, 2005
  • Length: 01:31
  • Purchases: 4
From: WFUV
Series: Odd Jobs
Caption: PRX default Piece image
A New Yorker who hustles at a chess board in the park for a living.

Bought by NPR Station Showcase with PRX, KVMR, 2SER FM 107.3, and KUHB


  • Added: Aug 29, 2005
  • Length: 01:32
  • Purchases: 4