The 1964 World's Fair in NYC
A particular area of interest for John Linnell and John Flansburgh is the 1964 World's Fair in New York City, which the very young Linnell actually attended.
Songs that refer to the fair directly
- Ana Ng - "All alone at the sixty-four World's Fair / Eighty dolls yelling 'Small Girl After All'"
Songs that may refer to attractions at the World's Fair
- A UK release of the "Ana Ng" single featured the observation towers on the cover.
- Idlewild - Steeplechase Park featured attractions inspired by past World's Fairs.