sidetrackmar08

March 01, 2008

On this month's program, we talk the inventor of the Nubrella-a modern take on the classic umbrella...we find out about the new website Book Glutton based in Urbana that combines an e-library with a social networking site... Appalachian hip-hop...a modern-day cowboy's ride across America...a vaction ranch for computer programmers...a primer of who you'll meet at a comic book convention...and a former Cubs manager's infamous news conference tape.

Rising Appalachia

Modern cowboy's ride across America

Book Glutton

http://www.bookglutton.com

Comic Book Convention

Big Nerd Ranch

Nubrella

http://www.nubrella.com

Former Cubs manager's infamous tape

WILL Highlights

Big questions somewhat answered

Big Picture Science: 5 pm Saturday on WILL-AM. The show will provide answers to the biggest cosmic puzzlers of our time. Somewhat.