September 12, 2015 - Des Moines, IA - Hoyt Sherman Place

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Michael and the gang load up the Whad'Ya Know?-mobile and roll into Des Moines, IA for a show at the Hoyt Sherman Place! Singer-songwriter Lissie will take the stage for a few songs, the NY Times Trip Gabriel gives us the rundown on the campaign trail, and Prof. Leeuwen shares the secret behind the world's purest vodka!!

All the Des Moines News That Isn't

Michael dreams up new uses for corn or crops during All the Des Moines News That Isn't!


Trip Gabriel

Trip Gabriel is a NY Times journalist embedded in Iowa for the caucases and election coverage. Find out what the transition from New York to Iowa has been like for him and maybe even a little of his insights on the campaign trail.


Singer-songwriter Lissie makes her way back home to the midwest and shares a little of the journey and a few songs with Michael including the rare encore request!

Professor J. Hans van Leeuwen

Johannes van Leeuwen, professor at Iowa State University has succeeded in developing the purest vodka in the world - IngeniOz, produced in Iowa with Iowa corn. Prof. van Leeuwen stops by the Hoyt Sherman to let Michael hear the story and sample a bit of IngeniOz.