Episode summary: It's contract renewal time with station management, and negotiations get tricky. Plus, a new city litter initiative, books stop working, and a creeping fear comes to town!
- The Night Vale Daily Journal cuts their publication schedule to Monday through Thursday, citing "the economic downturn and a massive decline in the literate population."
- Carlos's beautiful, beautiful hair is cut by Telly the Barber.
- Intern Chad is killed investigating the Used and Discount Sporting Goods Store on Flint Drive. Also, Jerry, the afternoon switchboard operator (referred to as "an intern" by Cecil) is killed by or corporeally absorbed into Station Management.
Release Date: July 15, 2012
Weather: "Bill & Annie" by Chuck Brodsky
Logo: Rob Wilson
Produced by Commonplace Books
Written by Joseph Fink and Jeffrey Cranor
Narrated by Cecil Baldwin
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