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1 Mar 2014

Show #541

Did you know March 1 is National Pig Day? Sam reminds us that Buckhart Tavern is having Bacon Fest today. And Hugh reminds us that 25% of Americans think the sun revolves around the Earth! Yikes! How does soil hold together when the wind blows across a dry area? Brian says it's "crypto-biotic matrix" - bacteria all working together. Brian associates the poem The Rhyme of the Ancient Mariner and Rachel Carson. Hmmm

 Phil Locascio's new book is The Restoration of Josef Mundt." Publisher: World Castle Publishing. Paul Mach weighs in with dog and cat food info. Julia Benjamin was a child actor and played Susie Baxter on the TV series Hazel, with Shirley Booth.

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22 Feb 2014

Show #540

Jobs Reporter Jim Grimes gives us employment tips in the first hour, and we go to Doofus County to see how they run elections.

 Did you know Springfield, IL had its own Joker tribute artist? It's Cris Taylor and he joined us in hour 2. Who was the first Beatle to come to the US? Bob Bartel tells us all about it. Answer is George Harrison, to Benton, IL.

SuperStolie (Rebecca Stoelinga) is a super children's music artist...best birthday parties ever. Also writes adult tunes. (For Hugh)

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15 Feb 2014

Show #539

Jim Grimes with a new Jobs Scene Report in Hour 1. Did you know the Veterans Center in Springfield has a van that travels, working to match vets with employers. Hugh and Guest Host Siobhan, The Whispering Warrior have poetry fun with "Bucket of Lust" and "Melancholy Valentine." Sam calls Nathaniel Johnstone's music "world fusion." On stage during his shows, Nathaniel wears a kilt! Sally Barris lives and writes music in Nashville.

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1 Feb 2014

Show #537

Hugh has 15 Ways of Looking at a Groundhog. Pete Seeger songs to commemorate his life. Jim Grimes introduces his JobsScene interview with Bennett Krause. Julie Hulvey sings live in Portuguese. February is the anniversary of Dick Cheney's unfortunate shooting accident -- we mark it with Hugh's song "Buckshot Dick." Ted Morrissey tells about his new book "An Untimely Frost" -- book signings coming up at Vachel Lindsay Home, Saturday 2/8 at 2 PM and at Hoogland 2/13 at 6 PM.
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25 Jan 2014

Show #536

New ad: Build-a-Billy -- what does that mean? Timi's Tours go to all fifty. Is it possible she has a mystery tour? Yes, nobody knows where they will end up! Slow Food Springfield sponsors a Food Film Festival, so Deborah Cavanaugh-Grant tells us. Artist Cookie Ferratier has a show at Prairie House Frames and Gallery, starting Feb 1 for 2 months. Co-owner Christine Samoore is Guest Host today -- Hugh's name for her "Lyrical Lacewing."
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