Stand-up comedy is
not for the faint of heart. We talk with a few brave people who take the stage as part of Vermont’s growing stand-up comedy
scene. Also, how to cultivate an edible landscape with berries, herbs and flowers.
Many prime time television
shows are returning to the air this week with new episodes. And
Burlington comic Martha Tormey is pretty happy about it. She explains
how imagining a TV show about
her life gets her through boring moments.
This session, the General Assembly has 1220 bils before it– more than double the number fifty years ago. And a lawmaker can expect to earn $614.30 per week during the session. We look at the time and financial demands on
our citizen legislature. Then, we hear from reporter Candace Page about a mysterious fungus infecting bats. And local comedian Martha Tormey makes us laugh.