March Madness gets a bad rap as an office distraction. But what happens when a workplace embraces the excitement around the annual college basketball tournament instead of treating it like a scourge on productivity?
When comedian and radio host Tom Scharpling and Superchunk drummer Jon Wurster teamed up to create a radio show it wasn’t an immediate success, despite being called “The Best Show on WFMU.” But the cult show found a long life and the duo’s comedic stylings continued to gain fervent fans. The duo has been on the road and came through Chicago. They join us on the Morning Shift. Also, and update on Springfield. And, Galician sounds from Cristina Pato.
Let's be real: Pasta Madness has been a lot more exciting and fun than actual March Madness. No matter who you are, your bracket has been completely busted to hell by now and your favorite team has probably already long been eliminated. But pasta will always be there for you.
Monday, college basketball will crown its champions—putting an end to all the madness. The Butler Bulldogs will take on the University of Connecticut Huskies in the NCAA Final. They’re not the only ones clearing space for potential new trophies. The Bulls are number one in the East.