September 29, 2012 - Madison, WI - Monona Terrace

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Jad Abumrad

This week on Whad'Ya Know?, Michael welcomes Jad Abumrad, host of the popular public radio show Radiolabon stage and finds out why space smells and that a slinky can log a great workout on the treadmill.  And, our special musical guest Ben Taylor muscles through a severe bout of food poisoning to perform two songs from his new LP, Listening!  Michael tries to keep it together during a hilarious (but perhaps, not actual) memo and special guest Katy Sai joins the fun as our guest announcer!

All the News That Isn't - September 29, 2012

Michael doesn't find Jimmy Hoffa during this All the News That Isn't!

Ben Taylor

Singer/Songwriter Ben Taylor takes to the Monona Terrace stage and performs a few tracks off his LP, Listening!

Quiz A - September 29, 2012

After Michael chats with some radio majors, watches someone's garlic, debates the merits of the mute button, inquires about property tax rates across the pond and helps a happy couple celebrate a "golden" anniversary in the audience he finds the tallest person in the audience to play the Whad'Ya Know? Quiz!

Thanks For the Memos - September 29, 2012

During this batch of Memos, Michael reads about the mayhem a department store employee raises!

Jad Abumrad

Michael welcomes Radiolab's Jad Abumrad to the stage to chat about his live show, Radiolab Live: In the Dark!

Quiz B - September 29, 2012

After dismissing his law school attempts, Michael gets a great reason from Amanda on why she should play the WYK? quiz!