March 15, 2014 - Madison, WI - Monona Terrace

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03.15.2014

A live show from the Monona Terrace in Madison, WI featuring 'Swiftian satirist' of The New Yorker - Andy Borowitz!

Plus, your weekly fix of All the News That Isn'tThanks For the Memos and two hilarious rounds of the Whad'Ya Know? Quiz!

All the News That Isn't - March 15, 2014

This week's not quite right headlines tackle:
Milwaukee lawn care, California drought, Ramses II, McDonalds, European cheese union, storm names, Candy Crush and Juan Pablo, Pygmy Tyrannosaurus, health at 65, and more!

 

Andy Borowitz

The 'Swiftian satirist' Andy Borowitz creator of the Fresh Prince of Bel-Air and The Borowitz Report, chats with Michael about Will Smith, being urban, news vs. fake news, life with Twitter and more!
 

Quiz A - March 15, 2014

In the audience chats about parking with a semi-retired pastor, then David from Menomonie joins Bill who is out tapping trees to go for the glory in the Whad'Ya Know Quiz!

Thanks for the Memos! - March 15, 2014

Snapshots of life in memo format sent in by listeners like you!
The headphone explanation/debate continues! Also covered this week is the Hallmark card writer 'taste guidelines'

Mike Shorthorn and the WI Cheese Congress

WPR's Mike Arnold poses as Mike Shorthorn of the Wisconsin Cheese Congress and responds to the European cheese renaming proposition!

All the News That Is - March 15, 2014

This week's news that you can't make up!

Ozaukee County rethinks bike trail near shooting range, in Greenfield snow fence causes dispute, and in Oshkosh Schwarzenegger test drives military vehicles!

Quiz B - March 15, 2014

Before the quiz Michael reconnects with his 'old friend Todd', discusses the Ides of March, military training school, talks with Dot & Don, a couple coming up on their 70th anniversary, a family of 10 kids returns after dad was on show years ago, then Doug is defined as an 'interesting person' in a kilt!

Sandy from 'here' returns to the quiz and pairs up with Paul also a Pi day birthday boy from Woodstock, IL for this second hour version of the quiz!