• These Things Matter Podcast - Jon Solomon
  • These Things Matter podcast - The Sure Thing

“Consider outer space. You know, from the time of the first NASA mission, it was clear that outer space has a clear effect on the human psyche. Why, during the first Gemini mission, thought was actually given to sending up a man and a woman… together. A cosmic ‘Adam and Eve,’ if you will. Bound together by fate, situated on the most powerful rocket yet known to man. It’s giant thrusters blasting them into the dark void, as they hurtle towards their final destination: the gushing wellspring of life itself…

…How would you like to have a sexual encounter so intense it could conceivably change your political views?”

Oh, John Cusack. Surely we can all understand why an entire generation of people were googly-eyed at you?

Our pal, WPRB Princeton, NJ DJ Jon Solomon talks about what Gib and Alison meant to him as a kid. We talk to him about the seminal Cusackian film, THE SURE THING. A silly romantic comedy with actual heart! Actual teenagers doing actual teenage things! WHOD’AH THUNK IT?! Ron Reiner, that’s who.

Join us, won’t you? And listen to Jon streaming live every Wednesday evening from 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm ET on WPRB!

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