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December 1st, 2015
More than half of us say THIS after our Christmas vacation. Incorrect guess: need to go back to work to rest The answer is that they need another vacation!
Coconut Shrimp Chowder
Quick and easy! 1 medium onion, chopped 2 tsp canola oil 1/4 tsp cayene pepper 2 cups chicken broth 1 package (10 oz) frozen corn 1/4 tsp (each) salt and pepper 1 can (13 oz) coconut milk 1 pound uncooked medium shrimp, peeled and deveined 1/4...
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November 30th, 2015
One third of us have shown up at work with THIS wardrobe malfunction. Incorrect guesses:  shirt inside out, mismatched shoes or socks, wearing slippers, shirt misbuttoned, zipper problems, shirt on backwards, missing a belt loop  The...
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November 25th, 2015
The average American eats 14 pounds of THIS each year. Incorrect guesses:  hot dogs, apple pie, cheese, sugar, bread, ham, fruit, gravy The answer is TURKEY!
Potato Pumpkin Mash
Two classic sides...combined into one gorgeous dish!  Read recipe--you'll be cooking them both at the same time at first. 8 cups peeled pie pumpkin (about 2 pounds) 8 medium Yukon Gold potatoes, peeled and cubed (about 2 pounds) 1/2 cup to...
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November 23, 2015
Car keys are the most commonly misplaced item, followed by ____________. The answer is cell phone charger.
Mexican Rice Skillet
It's a one-pan masterpiece!!!  And a great use of leftover rice too. 1 pound boneless skinless chicken breasts 1 small onion, chopped 1 tbsp olive oil 2 garlic cloves, minced 2 cups cooked rice 1 can (15 oz) black beans, rinsed and...
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November 20th, 2015
Almost 1/3 of Americans decided against going on vacation for THIS reason. Incorrect guesses:  fear of a terrorist attack, gas prices, too busy at work, lack of funds, bad weather, added time getting through security at an airport, kids The...
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Chicken Portobello Stroganoff
A modern version of a Russian classic, this dish is comforting on cold nights! 1 pound ground chicken 12 oz baby portobello mushrooms, halved 1 medium onion, chopped 1 tbsp olive oil 2 garlic cloves, minced 2 cups plus 3 tbsp chicken broth,...
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November 19th, 2015
When asked "What holiday custom do you look forward to most?", 1 in 20 said THIS. Incorrect guesses:  taking a nap, going to church, family time, decorating the tree, Thanksgiving dinner, hanging stockings, Easter dinner, eating...
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Getting Excited for the Megashark
A few shark enthusiasts - okay, I guess they're scientists - got mega-excited about spotting a megashark. Watch the video to see just how excited they get. It was part of Shark Week, but it's the first time I've seen this clip. And...
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Sometimes Fake Plays Work - Not This Time Though
The play was a fake field goal. But it looks like everyone on the field was ready for it when the Pittsburgh Steelers tried one against the Seattle Seahawks on Sunday. Everyone but the back up QB for Pittsburgh, Landry Jones, tossed it right to...
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It's Still Chocolate and Peanut Butter, Right?
It's hard to believe that candy purists are in an uproar over the new Reese's Christmas Tree candy. On the outside, they have squiggly green lines to suggest the candy might look like a Christmas tree. But when you open it up, it's...
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Well, That Looks Intense
Another sneak peek trailer has been released for Batman Versus Superman: Dawn of Justice. This one looks pretty intense. Just 49 seconds long, and we see Batman chained to a ceiling in some subterranean tunnel. Superman, looking uber-unhappy,...
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Which Starship is Better?
Neil deGrasse Tyson is arguably the world's leading astrophysicist. And he's also a guy who makes science cool. So naturally, it falls on him to settle one of the biggest geek debates of all time: which starship is better, the USS...
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And This Will Sell Tires...
The folks at Pirelli Tires are famous - some might say infamous - for their annual calendars. They usually feature supermodels either nearly or completelly unclothed. Naked women = bald tires = trip to the Pirelli retailer nearest you? I...
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Don't Go Breaking My... What?
So here's an interesting pairing. During a recent concert at London's Wembley Stadium, Ed Sheeran invited a veteran performer to join him on stage. Not just a veteran. English performing royalty. Sir Elton John, glittered coat and huges...
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You Almost Don't Want a Logical Explanation
There's a video that's been circulating showing a very bizarre traffic accident in China. Three cars at an intersection, near a crosswalk on a major roadway, are tossed into the air. Explanations fly, just like the cars. Freak force of...
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Another Jenner Changeover?
Maybe there's something in the water at the Kardashian/ Jenner Compound. Kendall Jenner seems to have transformed. Half-shark, half-bikini model. A publication called Love Magazine has photos of Kendall wearing a hammerhead costume on the...
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Slash Kicks Off Battle of Los Angeles
Every year, the football teams from the University of Southern California and the University of California - Los Angeles face each other. They sometimes call it the Battle of Los Angeles. The USC marching band enlisted some star power to help with...
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November 30 - December 6 - Madison Capitols

When: November 30  - December 6
Where: Alliant Energy Center
What: Watch the Madison Capitols at the Alliant Energy Center and see who makes it into the WOLX Classic HITS penalty Box!
  • December 5 @ 7:05pm against Fargo
    • Craft Beer/College Night
    • Fans can purchase select craft beers during the Capitols game
    • College students with valid student I.D., will receive a buy-one, get-one free
  • December 6 @ 4:05pm against Fargo
    • Superhero & Princess Party
    • The Capitols are inviting your favorite superheroes and princesses to the game for kids to meet

December 4 - City Of Columbus

When: Friday Night, December 4th
Where: Historic Columbus
What: Come discover a classic Christmas this season in historic Columbus. Just a short drive on the freeway from Madison on HWY 151. You’ll find dazzling holiday light displays, specialty shops, restaurants and other great attractions like a kids story-walk in our beautiful downtown and the not-to-be-missed Canadian Pacific Holiday Train due in Columbus this Friday night, (December 4th). Experience the charm of a small town, family friendly, classic Christmas in Columbus.

Now Through December 2 - Share Your Holidays Food Drive

When: Now through December 2nd
Where: Online or at 6200 Mineral Point Road in Madison, WI
What: Once again, Neckerman Insurance Services is teaming up with NBC's Share Your Holidays food/fund drive to benefit Second Harvest Foodbank. In the past five years of hositng a food drive at their offices, Neckerman has raised 44,546 meals for families facing hunger in our area. 

Help them beat hunger and raise 10,000 meals during the 2015 campaign. From NOW until December 2nd, they'll be accepting monetary donations and non-perishable food items at their office. 

Donate here

December 5 - A Fashion Tote Affair

When: Saturday, December 5th at 9:00am
Where: Greenway Station (1650 Deming Way in Middleton, WI)
What: It pays to shop early! The first 200 shoppers in line on December 5th will receive a World Market White Medallion Jute Tote stuffed with essentials to fuel your holiday shopping, valuable coupons, catalogs and a FREE $10 Greenway Station gift card!

Attendees will enjoy complimentary Cosi coffee and a fresh-baked cookie from Fuddruckers as they enter to win a family 4-pack of tickets to Overture Center's Beauty and the Beast!

Admission line located next to Francesca's. All items are while supplies last. Limit one free tote and gift card per customer. Must be 12 years or older. No cash value. Cannot be returned or exchanged. Must be present for redemption.


December 12 - Jingle Bell Run/Walk for Arthritis

When: Saturday, December 12
Where: Verona Area High School
What: Join us for the Madison Jingle Bell Run/Walk for Arthritis

Chosen as one of the Most Incredible Themed Races, Jingle Bell Run/Walk for Arthritis is a fun and festive way to kick off your holidays by helping others! 

Wear a holiday themed costume. Tie jingle bells to your shoelaces. Raise funds to help find a cure for arthritis, the nation's leading cause of diability. Run or walk a 5K, 10K or 1-mile route with your team members and celebrate the season by giving. 

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