November 23, 2013 - Madison, WI - Monona Terrace

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11.23.2013

A live show from the Monona Terrace in Madison, WI - Author T.C. Boyle returns to talk about his latest book, Short Stories II! 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 - November 23, 2013

Michael recreates the week's headlines to share All the News That Isn't, covering topics such as: Cell phones on planes, Xbox 1, Samsung, Jennifer Lawrence, Bob Dylan, Chinese drones, Costco, George Zimmernan's girlfriend and 3D printed Turduckens.

T.C. Boyle

Acclaimed author T.C. Boyle chats with Michael about writing, new projects and reads a bit from his latest collection, T.C. Boyle Stories II: The Collected Stories of T. Coraghessan Boyle. Michael claims the new book is a 'Tour de Force, Farce, and Fress.'

Quiz A - November 23, 2013

It's Dave's first time here, so he and Joe from Rochester get national radio fame by playing the Whad'Ya Know? Quiz!

Thanks for the Memos! - November 23, 2013

Office and normal life humorously captured in memo format - this week it's a 'folks-y' memo about the handicapped bathroom.  Plus, Michael's annual Thanksgiving Day Prayer.

Town of the Week - Glenwood Springs, CO

Bitsy (aka Sara Nics) informs us about the orignal name (Defiance) and colorful history of Glenwood Springs in Colorado! While Michael connects with a few people in the audience who share their memories of having been in the town. Then he chats with Meredith at the Hot Springs of the Rockies, who enlightens us on the history of the hot springs and it's health benefits.

Quiz B - November 23, 2013

Michael finds out just what Jeff is 'singing' when he plays the bass. In the audience we find out about telephones, peacocks, poultry farming, Real Housewives of Atlanta, the crane intern and humor classes. Then, David from Abrams takes to the naughahyde joined by Janine from Antioch in playing the Whad'Ya Know? Quiz!