A look back to the time when Baraboo's folk sensation Phox performed for Michael and friends! Then, it's of to Burkburnett, Texas for the Town of the Week! Plus, your weekly dose of All the News That Isn't, Thanks For the Memos and two hilarious rounds of the Whad'Ya Know? Quiz!
PHOX is a bunch of friends from the Midwestern circus hamlet, Baraboo, WI, a place where kids often drink poisoned groundwater and become endowed mutants. They make music that straddles Feist and Monty Python. It was in Baraboo that the six unlikely musicians attended high school together, some playing on the soccer field, others on video production sets. On the show Monica chats about her love of garlic, being a Baraboo T-Bird, and how the band is constructed of all the coolest kids from Baraboo.
Sara looks back through the history of Burkburnett, TX home of the Shepard Air Base and an oil museum. Then Michael connects with Mal Feller a local in Burkburnett for the inside scoop of life there and where to go and what to do there!