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From AJR,   January/February 2000  issue

Some NPR Musical Moments   

Related reading:   Hitting the Right Buttons

By Lori Robertson
Lori Robertson (robertson.lori@gmail.com), a former AJR managing editor, is a senior contributing writer for the magazine.      

  • a "schlocky" (according to Goldstein) version of "I Enjoy Being a Girl," from the Rodgers and Hammerstein musical, "The Flower Drum Song," played after a piece on an escaped female manatee

  • two full minutes of Michael Palin's "Finland" as performed by Monty Python, aired after two Finland-related stories

  • an old Irving Berlin tune, "I'm Putting All My Eggs In One Basket," played after a segment on male infertility