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It's all Cincy, all the time, as we discuss the past, present, and future of the Queen City.

It's all Cincy, all the time, as we discuss the past, present, and future of the Queen City.

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United States

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It's all Cincy, all the time, as we discuss the past, present, and future of the Queen City.

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@CincyShirts

Language:

English


Episodes

153-The Best of 2020 Part 2

1/13/2021
We wrap up our look back at 2020. We went through all the episodes from 2020 and picked out some choice nuggets from select episodes. We also give you a quick rundown on the other episodes. We’re kind of reliving the great moments, and/or letting you know what you might have missed. You can then go back and listen, or re-listen, to those episodes. So many great guests and fun stories from 2020. Have a listen. Get social with us: Facebook: Cincy Shirts Official Facebook Page Twitter: Cincy...

Duration:00:46:34

152-Darin Rants!

1/6/2021
Last week we did the Best of 2020, Part One. We’ll get to the Best of 2020, Part Two next week. However, Darin wanted to do a little intro to last week’s episode but didn’t get to it until late Tuesday, and then he recorded for an hour. So, we made it an episode! It’s worth a listen. He takes us through the year 2020 at Cincy Shirts, giving you a peak behind the curtain if you will. And we’re just calling it a rant, because that’s what he called it. Get social with us: Facebook: Cincy...

Duration:00:52:04

151-The Best of 2020 Part 1

12/30/2020
We’ve gone through all the episodes from 2020 and picked out some choice nuggets from select episodes. We also give you a quick rundown on the other episodes. We’re kind of reliving the great moments, and/or letting you know what you might have missed. You can then go back and listen, or re-listen, to those episodes. So many great guests and fun stories from 2020. Have a listen. Get social with us: Facebook: Cincy Shirts Official Facebook Page Twitter: Cincy Shirts Official Twitter...

Duration:00:30:58

150-Bruce Cromer

12/23/2020
Actor Bruce Cromer is probably best known for playing Scrooge in Playhouse in the Park’s production of A Christmas Carol. You’ve likely seen him in any number of regional productions, as well as a major motion picture released last year. Bruce talks to us about building a career in regional theater, spending time in New York and L.A., teaching acting at his alma mater Wright State University, a Christmas Carol, and more. Get social with us: Facebook: Cincy Shirts Official Facebook...

Duration:00:56:00

149-Jeff Thomas

12/16/2020
He is, of course, is one half of Jeff & Jenn from Q102. Jeff sits down to talk with us and talks about growing up with a learning disability, how he got interested in radio, the first time he teamed up with Jenn, his thoughts on Cincinnati, his love of Cincy Shirts, plus a whole lot more! Get social with us: Facebook: Cincy Shirts Official Facebook Page Twitter: Cincy Shirts Official Twitter Page Instagram: @CincyShirts Snapchat: @CincyShirts The Cincy Shirts Podcast theme is...

Duration:00:47:50

148-Ronny Salerno

12/9/2020
Photojournalist and soccer fan Ronny Salerno is of interest to the Cincy Shirts universe for two reasons. One, Ronny follows the beautiful game, past and present, and two, he runs the Queen City Discovery blog which takes a nostalgic look at Greater Cincinnati, and also features a lot of cool abandoned stuff. We chat about all of the above. Get social with us: Facebook: Cincy Shirts Official Facebook Page Twitter: Cincy Shirts Official Twitter Page Instagram: @CincyShirts Snapchat:...

Duration:00:57:56

147-DB Cooper

12/2/2020
On November 24, Thanksgiving Eve 1971, a man identifying himself as Dan Cooper walked up to the Northwest Airlines ticket counter at the Portland International airport and purchased a one-way ticket to Seattle. Hours later he would leap into aviation history as the only person to successfully carry-out the hijacking of a U.S. commercial aircraft. Today, perhaps you can help solve a mystery. How is this connected to Cincinnati? Well, it’s not, BUT Cincy Shirts head designer Ricky Henry and...

Duration:00:42:28

146-Jay Morrison

11/25/2020
Jay Morrison is the Bengals beat writer for The Athletic. He joins us to discuss what a beat reporter does, the future prospects of the Bengals and Joe Burrow, the rivalries with Pittsburgh and Cleveland, and a whole lot more. Be sure to listen for the special promo code for 20% off near the end of the episode. Support the show my donating via PayPal or Venmo: podcast@cincyshirts.com Find great Cincinnati vintage T-shirts, including defunct teams, stores, and more at Cincy Shirts. We...

Duration:00:44:52

145-Tewes Farms

11/18/2020
Yes, we talk turkey, and more, with Stephanie Tewes who is actually a school teacher and assistant principal by day. She moonlights at her parents poultry farm, Tewes Farms particularly around this time of year, along with her siblings. Stephanie tells us the history of the farm, how it runs today, glasses for turkeys, and she confesses that she’s never seen the WKRP “Turkeys Away” episode! If you’ve been liking the podcast, you can help support it via PayPal or Venmo, simply use...

Duration:00:57:29

144-Freemasons

11/11/2020
The Freemason’s history stretches back to 18th century England; probably further back. Josh Lansdale, a local Freemason, joins us to tell us what the organization is all about. How do you become a Freemason.? What do they do? Was the Da Vinci Code and associated novels at all accurate? Be sure to listen for the special promo code for 20% off near the end of the episode. Support the show my donating via PayPal or Venmo: podcast@cincyshirts.com Find great Cincinnati vintage T-shirts,...

Duration:00:40:49

143-Meghan Mongillo

11/4/2020
You’ve been watching her in Cincinnati first on FOX 19, now on Local 12, and if you’re up in Dayton, you know her from Channels 22 and/or 45. Today, Meghan talks to us about growing up in Youngstown, her desire to stay close to her Midwestern roots, and some of the interesting stories she’s covered. There’s also a bit of a fun reveal at the end of the interview that demonstrates her hustle. Be sure to listen for the special promo code for 20% off near the end of the episode Support the...

Duration:00:51:57

142-David Wecker

10/28/2020
A former newspaper columnist, David Wecker is probably best remembered for his work in the old Cincinnati Post. He later became a weekend radio personality. He sits down with us today to recall some of his favorite stories from his newspaper days, the Backyard Barbecue on WLW, and what he’s up to these days. Be sure to listen for the special promo code for 20% off near the end of the episode. Support the show my donating via PayPal or Venmo: podcast@cincyshirts.com Find great Cincinnati...

Duration:01:01:20

141-TT Stern-Enzi

10/21/2020
He's a film critic that you know from Cincinnati CityBeat and Fox19. The Asheville, North Carolina native tells us how he ended up in the Queen City, how he developed his love for movies, the film that was most responsible for his job as a movie critic and film programmer, and more. Be sure to listen for the special promo code for 20% off near the end of the episode. Support the show my donating via PayPal or Venmo: podcast@cincyshirts.com Find great Cincinnati vintage T-shirts, including...

Duration:00:58:28

140-Bob Holtzman

10/14/2020
Former ESPN correspondent Bob Holtzman came to Cincinnati to work for from his time at Channel 9. A native of San Diego, he still lives in the Tristate and today is the director of player promotion for the Major League Baseball Players Association. He sits down with us to discuss broadcasting, working as an NFL beat reporter, his love of baseball, why the young people don’t seem to be gravitating to the latter, and more. Be sure to listen for the special promo code for 20% off near the end...

Duration:01:04:44

139-Roger Naylor

10/7/2020
An award-winning travel writer and former broadcaster, Roger Naylor was Gary Burbank’s co-host for a few years when Doc Wolfe was off writing cookbooks. He also wrote extensively for area publications like Cincinnati Magazine, The Enquirer, CityBeat, and more. Through a serendipitous confluence of events, he was able to move to Arizona and fulfill his dream of living in and writing about the Grand Canyon State. Be sure to listen for the special promo code for 20% off near the end of the...

Duration:00:58:58

138-Cincinnati Subway and Freeways

9/30/2020
Jake Mecklonborg wrote the book, quite literally, on the ill-fated Cincinnati subway system and is an expert on the area’s highways. To that end he started a website called Cincinnati-Transit.net. He explains what happened to that website, and talks to us about the subway, Cincinnati’s freeway system, and the region’s highways as a whole. Be sure to listen for the special promo code for 20% off near the end of the episode. Support the show my donating via PayPal or Venmo:...

Duration:00:55:42

137-Bill Rinehart

9/23/2020
A long-time radio journalist, Bill Rinehart came to town originally to work at WLW, before joining WVXU a few years back. In addition to being a correspondent and the station’s afternoon newscaster, he produces a segment and podcast called OKI Wanna Know in which he looks into some of the questions folks have about people, places, and things in the Tristate. He talks with us about that project, the radio business, and more.. Be sure to listen for the special promo code for 20% off near the...

Duration:00:53:34

136-Beech Acres

9/16/2020
Its roots go back to the mid-19th century with the founding of the General Protestant Orphan Home in Mt. Auburn. It moved to its current location in the mid-1940s and was renamed Beech Acres in honor of the plethora of Beech trees on the new property in Anderson Township. They got out of the orphan business in the 1980s and have since become more involved in foster care as well as being a resource for parents and educators, which makes up the bulk of their efforts today. Emily Scharfenberger...

Duration:00:54:21

135-Greg Warren

9/9/2020
A comedian originally from St. Louis, Greg Warren started a career with P&G in Houston and then began doing stand-up there. He came to Cincinnati, still doing both, before finally deciding to do comedy full-time. He talks with us about his decision to leave a great paying job making good money, highlights from his comedy career, what he’s been up to during the pandemic , and more. Be sure to listen for the special promo code for 20% off near the end of the episode. Support the show my...

Duration:01:01:57

134-Michael Flannery

9/2/2020
Comedian, game show host, TV reporter, TV presenter, kid show host--- you know him for loads of things! On this episode, Micheal Flannery talks about being a comedian during what we call the first comedy boom, becoming a popular kid show host, the return of his game show Know It Alls, and more. He also talks about Goodwill, and we get tips on how to find the best stuff there. Be sure to listen for the special promo code for 20% off near the end of the episode. Support the show my donating...

Duration:00:59:08