As the 2018 Olympics in PyeongChang, South Korea, pass their midpoint, you might be wondering about what’s the deal with the Olympic flame and why do the Games have a torch? Sarah Hopefl and Eli Radtke look at the history of the Olympics and explain some of it’s grander, and stranger, traditions.
With just a few hours left until Valentine’s Day, tensions are running high and reservations are running out. Tonight, Sarah Hopefl and Eli Radtke look at some less-successful stories from the big, romantic day and share their thoughts on the holiday.
Super Bowl LII was Sunday night, with Justin Timberlake taking the stage during the halftime show in Minneapolis. In this Hopefl Hot Take, our host Sarah Hopefl shares her thoughts about the performance.
WORT Fall Pledge Drive: Resisting the Status Quo We chose “Resisting the Status Quo” for the Fall 2017 Pledge Drive because that’s been WORT’s mantra since we went on the air in 1975. WORT was established by people with no background in radio. They wanted a radio station by the community for the community. A […]
Ingredients: Makes about 16 mugs (8 ounces each) 1 gallon fresh apple cider or unfiltered apple juice 1 medium orange 1 (1 1/2-inch) piece fresh ginger 5 (3-inch) cinnamon sticks 1 tablespoon whole cloves 1 tablespoon whole allspice berries 5 star anise pods Bourbon or brandy (optional) Orange slices, for serving (optional) Directions: Pour the […]
Madison’s Truax Field is a finalist for the Air Force F35 Jet program. What are the pros and cons of housing the fighter jets in Dane County? Esty Dinur discusses this with Rosanne Greco, Barbara Smith, and Willy Becker. But first up, Alhaji Njai joins the program to discuss the mudslide disaster in Freetown, where […]