August 13, 2018 The Week in Being Out of Town and Out of Cellular Range: I was on vacation. See you next week!
Sunday, July 29 - Saturday, August 3 The Week in Classic: Lily Tomlin brought her 2018 comedy tour to Cincinnati this week. In her long career, she's on top of yet another wave of popularity as a result of her Netflix show Grace & Frankie. Tomlin is as dynamic and impressive as ever, maybe… Continue reading What I Learned This Week: #62
Sunday, July 22 - Saturday, July 28 The Week in Adult Games: This year the tiny neighborhood of Pendleton hosted their fourth annual Danger Wheels Race. Adults, who have signed waivers (!) sit on a metal, pedal-less, Big Wheel-esque bike and two other adults push the rider down the hill. In each round obstacles like… Continue reading What I Learned This Week: #61
Sunday, July 15 - Saturday, July 21 The Week in Literary Ghosts: Last week I wrote a little about Louisville as I tourist-ed on Monday on my way back home. I left out a bit of my Monday morning walk which led me to the Seelbach Hotel on Fourth Street. Literary folk lore swears… Continue reading What I Learned This Week: #60
Sunday, July 8 - Saturday, July 14 (Plus Sunday, July 15 to complete Forecastle) The Week in Music Festivals: This weekend I headed down to Forecastle for three days of music, art, and bourbon. The highlights of the performances for me were Arcade Fire, Jenny Lewis, War on Drugs, AJR, Lucero, Margo Price, and… Continue reading What I Learned This Week: #59
Sunday, July 1 - Saturday, July 7 This week in Lost Holidays: July 4th fell on Wednesday, inserting 1/2 a weekend right smack in the middle of the work week. Almost all the locally owned restaurants downtown were closed Wednesday, with a few adding Tuesday or Thursday to their employee vacation. So, finding a… Continue reading What I Learned This Week: #58
Sunday, June 24 - Saturday, June 25 This Week in Summer Illness: The main thing I learned this week is that it sucks to have a cold with a low grade fever when it is 95 degrees and humid outside. The fever and the barometric pressure combined into one swirl of discomfort. Where the… Continue reading What I Learned This Week: #57