magazine http://wvxu.org en Made in Cincinnati http://wvxu.org/post/made-cincinnati <p>The February issue of <a href="http://www.cincinnatimagazine.com/index.aspx"><strong>Cincinnati Magazine</strong></a> has a fascinating look at the growing number of people in the area who are creating, designing, building, and crafting goods and using internet sites like <a href="http://www.etsy.com/"><strong>Etsy</strong></a> to sell them. Not only is the number higher than you’d think, but the variety in goods being sold is impressive: wooden furniture to handmade bicycles to specially created blue jeans. <strong>Amy Brownlee</strong>, the associate managing editor for the magazine, joins Mark Perzel to talk about the genesis for this article and what surprises they discovered when they set out to compile the list.</p><p></p><p> Fri, 08 Feb 2013 05:30:15 +0000 Mark Perzel 8913 at http://wvxu.org Made in Cincinnati Domestica Magazine http://wvxu.org/post/domestica-magazine <p>Perhaps you’ve noticed a new magazine around town. It’s glossy, visual and all about Cincinnati. <a href="https://www.facebook.com/DomesticaMagazine"><strong>Domestica</strong></a> is the brainchild of <strong>Rachel Kirkwood</strong>. She describes it as a new shelter and lifestyle magazine promoting local eateries, farms, boutiques and non-profits in the Cincinnati region. She got it up and running with a <strong>Kickstarter</strong> campaign, and now the January issue is on the stands. Mark Perzel welcomes <strong>Rachel Kirkwood</strong> to the studio to find out her inspiration for this magazine, and what future issues will hold.</p><p> Fri, 18 Jan 2013 05:31:25 +0000 Mark Perzel 8115 at http://wvxu.org Domestica Magazine Totally MAD: 60 Years of Humor, Satire, Stupidity and Stupidity http://wvxu.org/post/totally-mad-60-years-humor-satire-stupidity-and-stupidity <p>The classic <a href="http://www.madmagazine.com/"><strong>Mad Magazine</strong></a> is celebrating 60 years of mocking politics, entertainment and pop culture. To commemorate this anniversary, they have released a new book, <a href="http://www.amazon.com/Totally-MAD-Years-Satire-Stupidity/dp/1618930303/ref=sr_1_1?tag=wvxuorg-20&amp;ie=UTF8&amp;qid=1341494077&amp;sr=8-1&amp;keywords=totally+mad"><strong>Totally MAD: 60 Years of Humor, Satire, Stupidity and Stupidity</strong></a> that includes a removable set of 12 classic Mad cover prints. Frank Johnson talks parody and longevity with <strong>Mad</strong>’s editor, <strong>John Ficarra</strong>.</p><p> Fri, 30 Nov 2012 05:32:00 +0000 Frank Johnson 6473 at http://wvxu.org Totally MAD: 60 Years of Humor, Satire, Stupidity and Stupidity Best of the City 2012 http://wvxu.org/post/best-city-2012 <p>Just like clockwork, if it’s December, it must mean time for <a href="http://www.cincinnatimagazine.com/"><strong>Cincinnati Magazine’s Best of the City</strong></a> issue, featuring their take on some of the top stories, people, personalities, food and entertainment from the past year.<strong> Deputy Editor Amanda Boyd Walters</strong> takes Mark Perzel though the selection process and highlights some of Cincinnati’s best from this year’s issue.</p><p> Fri, 30 Nov 2012 05:31:15 +0000 Mark Perzel 6531 at http://wvxu.org Best of the City 2012 Astronomy magazine http://wvxu.org/post/astronomy-magazine <p>With so much going on in space exploration, our contributor, Dean Regas, from the <a href="http://www.cincinnatiobservatory.org/"><strong>Cincinnati Observatory</strong></a> and the PBS series<a href="http://www.stargazersonline.org/"><strong> StarGazers</strong></a>, is talking with <strong>Dave Eicher</strong>, native of Oxford, Ohio and longtime editor of<a href="http://www.astronomy.com/"><strong> Astronomy</strong></a> magazine.</p><p></p> Fri, 02 Nov 2012 05:31:25 +0000 Dean Regas 5575 at http://wvxu.org Astronomy magazine