Sunday, December 4, 2011

Northern Exposure - S1E2


The Voice of the Borough of Arrowhead County, about to get an ass-whuppin'.
“Brains, Know-How and Native Intelligence,” Season 1 Episode 2, originally aired July 19, 1990
Ahh, that’s the stuff.
Chris Stevens (John Corbett) had a blink-and-you-no-it’s-shorter-than-a-blink-oh-never-mind appearance in the pilot, but here his voice opens the episode, carrying over the town of Cicely, as he relates from his DJ booth at KBHR of the moment during a juvenile crime spree – GTA and a B & E – that “completely and irrevocably” changed his life: discovering The Complete Works of Walt Whitman, which he proceeds to read on air.