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't, Thanks For the Memos and two hilarious rounds of the Whad'Ya Know? Quiz!
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.
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.'
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.
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!