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“Roughneck Grace” Fixing the chicken fences

Every week the Wisconsin State Journal runs “Fixing the chicken fences,” a weekly column written by Mike (many of the columns will be adapted from Mike’s Tent Show Radio monologues). Today’s column, “Putting on roller skates again” can be seen online here.

Tent Show Radio Tonight: Big Top Opry 2

If you’re within range of (or can stream) one of these stations tonight (Saturday, April 22nd) we hope you’ll join Mike as he hosts another edition of Tent Show Radio from Big Top Chautauqua and debuts yet another Clodhopper Definition of the Big Dang Word of the Week. Information on streaming the show here.

This episode’s monologue – delivered from the backstage dressing room with the one lonely little lightbulb burning –Mike talks about the silliest thing he’s ever captured on a game camera. Then – in clodhopper terms – he defines the word discursive.

You can join the Tent Show Radio Facebook page here, and many previous Tent Show Radio episodes available for streaming anytime – just click here. 

Tent Show Radio Tomorrow: Big Top Opry 2

If you’re within range of (or can stream) one of these stations tomorrow (Saturday, April 22nd) we hope you’ll join Mike as he hosts another edition of Tent Show Radio from Big Top Chautauqua and debuts yet another Clodhopper Definition of the Big Dang Word of the Week. Information on streaming the show here.

This episode’s monologue – delivered from the backstage dressing room with the one lonely little lightbulb burning –Mike talks about the silliest thing he’s ever captured on a game camera. Then – in clodhopper terms – he defines the word discursive.

You can join the Tent Show Radio Facebook page here, and many previous Tent Show Radio episodes available for streaming anytime – just click here. 

“Roughneck Grace” Putting on roller skates again

Every week the Wisconsin State Journal runs “Putting on roller skates again,” a weekly column written by Mike (many of the columns will be adapted from Mike’s Tent Show Radio monologues). Today’s column, “Putting on roller skates again” can be seen online here.

Tent Show Radio Tonight: High Kings and Moors & McCumber

If you’re within range of (or can stream) one of these stations tonight (Saturday, April 15th) we hope you’ll join Mike as he hosts another edition of Tent Show Radio from Big Top Chautauqua and debuts yet another Clodhopper Definition of the Big Dang Word of the Week. Information on streaming the show here.

This episode’s monologue – delivered from the backstage dressing room with the one lonely little lightbulb burning – Mike explains why the “farmer snort” is perfectly acceptable (even preferred) social behavior.  Then – in clodhopper terms–  he defines the word obscurantism.

You can join the Tent Show Radio Facebook page here, and many previous Tent Show Radio episodes available for streaming anytime – just click here.