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Recording Equipment

Wednesday, March 18, 2009 - 03:16 PM

During my workshop in the fall of 2004, we got microphones I thought resembled giant lollipops. I was always afraid I'd stick its head near the interviewee's mouth too fast and vigorously causing a bruised lip or a chipped tooth. I'd have to plead for mercy in an emergency room amidst wailing ambulance sirens and explain that I was only trying to complete an assignment for my radio workshop. Thankfully, this never happened.

Radio Rookies has traveled a long way from mini disc recorders. Now the Rookies get equipment such as 'Skullcandy' headphones and sleek slender microphones to use for their stories.

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