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The American Civil Liberties Union is taking the state Department of Administration to task in federal court. The Capitol Police have been arresting protestors who were peacefully singing in the state capital. So is the Wisconsin Capitol truly a public forum? Can the police limit what people say? The Progressive’s Rebecca Kemble tells us more.read article »
What’s grinding your gears? The VoxPop Line will be taking complaints for the month of May. We want to hear what’s been bugging you. Use us to blow off some steam. Rules: 1. no swearing. 2. Three minutes or less. 3. We won’t play really mean complaints on the air. Call this number and leave an honest message: 608-622-7899 This is not a place to call in about WORT programing. We’re interested in that too, but we want to stress that this is a complaint line for your life. If you have issues regarding the station, we of course want to hear them.read article »
On Friday, April 26, 2013, Joining Jonathan Zarov in the studio was vocalist and guitarist, Randi Russo and drummer, Andy Miles.read article »
Andy Gillies and Joe Haas have made a movie! AND they named it Oconomowoc.read article »
Dominic Stryker and Shafia Powell joined Tony Castaneda on the 8 O’Clock Buzz on Thursday, April 25, 2013. The two came by the station to talk about Festa Brazil happening on Saturday, April 27th from 6 to 9pm at the Wil-Mar Center. Want to go? Confirm your attendance here.read article »
The ability to write a poem or play a breath taking cello piece wouldn’t have been an adaptive evolutional quality for outrunning a lion, said Scott Barry Kaufman, in an interview with Jonathan Zarov on Friday, April 19th, 2013. So the question is, Kaufman continued, what is the value of it? Some theories say it had to do with sexual selection. Guitar playing bums of the world rejoice!read article »
On Monday, April 23rd, 2013, The 8 O’Clock Buzz with Aaron Perry spoke with Hedi Rudd and Donna Parker. Rudd and Parker joined the 8 O’Clock Buzz to talk about a kidney screening event on April 27th from 8am – 1pm at the Urban League of Greater Madison (2222 S. Park St.).read article »
On Monday, April 23rd, 2013, The 8 O’Clock Buzz with Aaron Perry spoke with Cora White. White is the Resilience Neighborhood Center Director with the Center for Resilient Cities. She joined the buzz to talk about her organization and an upcoming Community Health Fair.read article »
In Continuation of celebrating poetry month, Brian Standing read The Compost by Walt Whitman. Interested in leaving a poem-message? Celebrate national poetry month with us: call the 8 O’Clock Buzz’s VoxPop line at 608-622-7899 and record your poem at the tone.read article »
Cow-power is the biofuel of the new millennium. So says UW’s Garret Suen who has all the udder details. Alright, sorry, that pun was my misteak. Well, clearly, I’m milking this.read article »