Did you happen to record Monty Python’s Flying Circus
when it was shown on PBS back in the 1970s?
Do you still have the tapes?
Is there a TIME LIFE logo at the end?
If so, please write to me. Thank you!

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L’uomo di sabbia

(The Man of Sand, 1976)

Also in 1976 Brass directed Riccardo Reim’s stage play. I know nothing else about this. And then Brass ran for political office, on the Radical Party platform, and lost. Curious about the 1976 Italian elections, I checked the Zimmerman Library at the University of New Mexico in Albuquerque, and lo and behold the full results were on the shelf for everyone to see. Who’d a thunk it? Hundreds of pages of microscopic print revealed a string of zeros, and only zeros, in the Radical Party column. Maybe I missed something, but I don’t think so. Shades of Florida?

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