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Michael Perry: The rules for waving at other drivers on those old town roads

Every week the Wisconsin State Journal runs “Roughneck Grace,” a weekly column written by Mike (many of the columns will be adapted from Mike’s Tent Show Radio monologues). This week’s column ‘Michael Perry: The rules for waving at other drivers on those old town roads can be seen online here.

Voice Mail Episode #51 [NO SUBSCRIPTION REQUIRED] “Shy In Public”

This one’s available to subscribers and non-subscribers alike. Click here to listen.

Included in today’s installment: How shy people hide in public, and why I wish you wouldn’t do play-by-play on my groceries. It’s Freudian and Scandinavian and some other things. In the Roughneck Reflection Mike discusses hiding in public and why even though he’s happiest alone in his little room above the garage, he’s looking forward to standing in front of a whole bunch of people.

P.S. Boiled dinner can also be a point of cultural commonality.

The excerpt in today’s episode is from Truck: A Love Story, available in hardcover herepaperback hereebook here, and audiobook here. The general store for everything else from Sneezing Cow can koozies to the original Sneezing Cow T-shirt is here.

We also have two new DVDs available.

Michael Perry: When a ‘Wha’jou DO?’ moment inspires a neighborhood get-together

Every week the Wisconsin State Journal runs “Roughneck Grace,” a weekly column written by Mike (many of the columns will be adapted from Mike’s Tent Show Radio monologues). This week’s column ‘Michael Perry: When a ‘Wha’jou DO?’ moment inspires a neighborhood get-together can be seen online here.

Michael Perry: Nothing clears the air like a round of storytelling round the fire with friends

Every week the Wisconsin State Journal runs “Roughneck Grace,” a weekly column written by Mike (many of the columns will be adapted from Mike’s Tent Show Radio monologues). This week’s column ‘Michael Perry: Nothing clears the air like a round of storytelling round the fire with friends can be seen online here.

Michael Perry: No better remedy for sentimentality than what the future may hold

Every week the Wisconsin State Journal runs “Roughneck Grace,” a weekly column written by Mike (many of the columns will be adapted from Mike’s Tent Show Radio monologues). This week’s column ‘Michael Perry: No better remedy for sentimentality than what the future may hold can be seen online here.