Luke Matthews

Luke Matthews
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Friday, February 28, 201402/28/2014

REVIEW: Whirled News Tonight

Luke says it’s no “Daily Show,” but “Whirled News Tonight” is still a funny night at the theater.

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Thursday, February 27, 201402/27/2014

REVIEW: Jeff Dunham at Wells Fargo Arena

Comedian/Ventriloquist Jeff Dunham proves he’s funny even without his trademark characters.

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Wednesday, February 19, 201402/19/2014

REVIEW: Blue Man Group

Luke says that Blue Man Group is easily one of the funniest and most engaging shows he’s ever seen at the Civic Center.

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Monday, February 17, 201402/17/2014

Freezin’ for a Reason

Why is Luke standing in the snow in swim trunks? He’s preparing.

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Monday, February 10, 201402/10/2014

Even big kids can love Disney Junior

Luke’s Review: You’re never too old for a little Disney magic.

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Monday, January 27, 201401/27/2014

Luke’s Grammy Wrap-Up

There were great moments, great performances, but a couple of moments that made me angry.

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Saturday, January 25, 201401/25/2014

REVIEW: I DO wanna be an American Idiot

(Disclaimer – I was provided complimentary tickets to American Idiot by Des Moines Performing Arts) In September 2004, Green Day…

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Wednesday, January 22, 201401/22/2014

Can a website predict when you get sick?

There’s an interesting new website out there called achoo.com, made by Kleenex. Now obviously, this website is a marketing campaign…

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Friday, January 17, 201401/17/2014

REVIEW: Jason Aldean at Wells Fargo Arena

Jason Aldean and Florida Georgia Line are both a little bit country and a little bit rock n’ roll at a sold out Wells Fargo Arena.

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Monday, December 16, 201312/16/2013

A letter to my 18-year-old self

18 years after turning 18, Luke writes a letter to himself.

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