Luke Mathers

Parental Responsibility (Hour 1)

November 28, 2023 at 01:00:00 PM UTC

Today is the funeral of former First Lady Rosalynn Carter, and we offer our condolences to her family.  The Wisconsin GOP leadership is at it again with some very Big Brother-esque policy proposals. Public librarians may soon be required to notify parents when a child checks out a book. Luke Mathers provides his thoughts on […]

The Cheese Tax (Hour 2)

November 21, 2023 at 02:00:00 PM UTC

This Movember, Simon the leopard gecko reminds men to self-examine to screen for testicular cancer. Afterwards, Luke returns for some Tuesday Tangents about holiday meals and what kinds of food we should allow our pets to eat.

Happy Anniversary! (Hour 1)

November 14, 2023 at 01:00:00 PM UTC

Today marks one year of The Todd Allbaugh Show, and we are grateful for the opportunity to share the airwaves with all of you. Civic Media owner and CEO Sage Weil joins us to talk about what the year ahead holds for our network. Afterwards, Luke brings us another edition of Tuesday Tangents to talk […]

Top Ten Saddest Sports Betrayals (Hour 1)

November 7, 2023 at 01:00:00 PM UTC

As we mentioned yesterday, Craig Counsell has left the Brewers to coach the Chicago Cubs. On today’s Tuesday Tangents with Luke, we take your calls on the worst Wisconsin sports betrayals and disappointments.

The Halloween Dad Tax (Hour 1)

October 31, 2023 at 01:00:00 PM UTC

On today’s Halloween edition of Tuesday Tangents with Luke, we take your calls about your favorite candy.

Rural Health Care in Peril: An Inside View (Hour 2)

October 26, 2023 at 08:00:00 AM UTC

In this week’s Hometown Health segment, Dr. Kristin Lyerly’s guest is a fellow obstetrician-gynecologist who talks about the challenges of attracting physicians, medical students, and other providers to South Dakota—a state that, like Wisconsin, is seeing its rural healthcare challenges made worse by politicians getting between rural residents and their doctors.

Whip It Good (Hour 1)

October 24, 2023 at 01:00:00 PM UTC

Tom Emmer, the House Majority Whip, is the GOP’s new candidate for Speaker of the House. Can he whip his party into shape? Luke Mathers joins us for a new edition of Tuesday Tangents to provide his perspective.

Closing the Loophole on Cancer Testing (Hour 2)

October 19, 2023 at 08:00:00 AM UTC

One of the many great things about the Affordable Care Act is that screenings for things like breast cancer are done at no charge. But if the screening comes back with an abnormal result that requires further testing, those aren’t covered and could cost thousands of dollars that patients might put off. Our Hometown Health […]

A Tough Day For the Wisconsin Idea (Hour 2)

October 17, 2023 at 03:00:00 PM UTC

Luke Mathers has returned from his honeymoon, and we are happy to welcome him back for a new edition of Tuesday Tangents! While he was unplugged for three weeks, the news certainly didn’t slow down, so we catch him up on a few of the most important occurrences. Afterwards, writer and filmmaker John Roach returns […]

Farewell For Now, Mr. Mathers (Hour 2)

September 19, 2023 at 03:00:00 PM UTC

Todd takes your calls to follow up on Jeff Timmer’s predictions for the 2024 presidential election. After that, Luke Mathers joins us for one last edition of Tuesday Tangents before he goes on his honeymoon.