Cincinnati Comic Expo
1:32 am
Fri September 14, 2012

Walking Dead Artist Tony Moore

Illustrator Tony Moore

Comic book artist Tony Moore, one of the originators of the Walking Dead graphic novel series, sits down with Jim Nolan to discuss his work as well as the upcoming Cincinnati Comic Expo on September 22-23.

The Big Screen
1:31 am
Fri September 14, 2012

Review: Arbitrage

Susan Sarandon and Richard Gere in "Arbitrage"

More often than not, movies these days are not created, they’re cobbled together like a casserole recipe using parts from other sources. In this instance, take Oliver Stone’s Wall Street, add an episode of Law  & Order… any episode, doesn’t matter from which of the series…drop in a pinch of Bernie Madoff, and blend in a whiff of Pretty Woman, and you have Arbitrage. This new thriller is set against the perilous world of hedge funds and high finance, and is nothing if not topical.

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To the Last Breath: A Memoir of Going to Extremes
1:31 am
Fri September 14, 2012

Author Francis Slakey

"To the Last Breath" by Francis Slakey

Physics professor Francis Slakey thought he could maintain his isolated lifestyle, even after deciding he was going to climb the highest peak on every continent and surf every ocean on Earth. He was wrong.

People Working Cooperatively
1:31 am
Fri September 14, 2012

Ramp it Up for Vets

People Working Cooperatively initiate program to help local veterans.

Jock Pitts, president and CEO of People Working Cooperatively, joins Mark Perzel to share details of a new initiative, Ramp It Up for Vets, specifically designed to assist veterans with home repairs and modifications.

Focus on Technology
1:31 am
Fri September 14, 2012

Robot Medics Research

the RAIDER robot

Injured U.S. soldiers on the battlefield may eventually be helped by robots. Vision recognition technology developed by University of Dayton researchers would help the robots seek out and find soldiers in need of medical care.  Ann Thompson reports in this week's Focus on Technology.

Field Notes
1:31 am
Fri September 14, 2012

Effects of the 2012 Draught

Dr. Doug Inkley of the National Wildlife Federation

Dr. Doug Inkley, senior scientist at the National Wildlife Federation, joins Thane Maynard to discuss the devastating effects of this summer’s drought on wildlife, fish and vegetation, and the ramifications it will have into the future.

September 16, 2012
1:31 am
Fri September 14, 2012

The Reds and the Post-Season

WVXU's Maryanne Zeleznik

Maryanne Zeleznik talks with John Erardi from the Cincinnati  Enquirer about the success of this year's Cincinnati Reds team.

On the Money with Chris DeSimio
1:30 am
Fri September 14, 2012

John Bowling - Bowling Portfolio Management

On the Money with Chris DeSimio is John Bowling, retired founder of Bowling Portfolio Management, discussing the effects of current events on the market.

Music Festival Back for 2012
1:30 am
Fri September 14, 2012

Midpoint Music Festival

A scene from a prior Midpoint Music Festival

The 2012 version of the Midpoint Music Festival is coming at the end of the month, so organizers Dan McCabe and Venomous Valdez stopped by the studio to talk with Mark Perzel about this year’s music AND film festival.

Everything You Ever Wanted To Know About Fonts
1:30 am
Fri September 14, 2012

Author Simon Garfield

"Just My Type" by Simon Garfield

It wasn’t that long ago that any talk of fonts was left to graphic designers and printers. Now, everyone knows what fonts are, which they like, which they don’t, and the brief dominance of Comic Sans! Simon Garfield, the author of Just My Type: A Book About Fonts joins Mark Perzel to talk about his amusing book detailing everything you’d want to know about fonts

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