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Opening theme, "Much Worse" (Extended Mix) by Big Audio Dynamite
Off the Hook is a hacker-oriented weekly talk radio program hosted by Emmanuel Goldstein.It airs Wednesday nights at 7:00 p.m. Eastern Time in New York City on the community radio station WBAI 99.5 FM. It is also simulcasted online via streaming MP3, rebroadcast on various other radio stations,and has been made available as a podcast since long before that term was coined.
Off the Hook was first aired on Thursday, October 7, 1988. It was originally set to debut Friday, August 12, 1988, but there was a fire on the radio transmitter floor of the Empire State Building, forcing the radio show to be broadcast at a later date.