The recent successful pledge drive left some unasked for gifts at the station, namely liqor. In a spirit of community generosity, Harvey and Milli decide to clean away this windfall before it does injury to anyone else. The cleaning away coincided with a report from technology intern Cecil Snurk who is in training with reporter Jackie McQuillen. Cecil's report covers the new device from Apple, the iPond, which allows users to pond (i.e. transpond) to the location highlighted on their Google map.
The user is said to be "dnopping out" while iPonding to a new location. (Dnop = Pond backwards, get it. So Pond out and Dnop back). In the course of his report, this amazing new technology malfunctions for poor Cecil who sudenly finds himself in a time/radio warp.
Editor's note: This is about as far as KOEH wants to venture into SciFi.
Air date: April 16th, 2013. (Tax + 1)
While having a private party on the left overs of the pledge drive liquor donations, Harvey and Millicent are interrupted by the time share slot but still manage to investigate a new Apple product with the help of intern reporter Cecil Snurk* (who at the time was being trained by veteran reporter Jackie McQuillen who is blameless in the whole affair).
Churk (as he is sometimes called) suddenly disappeared before Jackie's amazing eyes only to return momentarilly, locked in some kind of time-warp. We have asked Tony's TV Repair to investigate, Tony being the nearest we have to a technologist in town.
Dnopping Out (5:29) features Elena Erofeeva, Mark Greenberg, Dave McKay, David O'Sullivan, and Heidi Ziman. Music by P.M. O’Sullivan, Recording Engineer: Elena Erofeeva. Written and directed by David O’Sullivan.
* Footnote: Cecil was named Chuck Snurk when he applied for internship at the station. You may know him by that name. We asked that he change his name for on-air reporting. Instead of changing his surname, he changed his first name to Cecil.