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Whirlygig: 103: Out on the Town

Out on the Town

0 Comments · Tuesday, November 25, 2003
A tasty new name for the Purple People Bridge Unlike most of my friends who are single now, I really don't mind being single at most times. I have tons of female friends for social interactions wit  

Whirlygig: 102: Out on the Town

A trip to an outlet mall becomes a prime shopping excursion

0 Comments · Wednesday, November 12, 2003
Shop 'Til You Drop I hate those moments when I question my own manliness. I had one of those moments when Jen called me up Saturday to see if I wanted to go with her to the Pottery Barn Outlet st  

Whirlygig: 101: Out on the Town

Halloween treats and sexy costumes scare up an eventful weekend

0 Comments · Wednesday, November 5, 2003
A Thin Line Between Lovers and Friends When a guy and girl are best friends and hang out nearly every night they're free, sooner or later one of them begins to question whether or not to take the  

Whirlygig: 100: Out on the Town

Tall Stacks docks with cool musical acts and the people swarm en masse

0 Comments · Wednesday, October 22, 2003
Tall Stacks: Five Days of Peace, Love and Understanding I attended a couple of days of Tall Stacks last week with the intention of taking photos of some of the acts that performed and maybe so  

Whirlygig: 99: Out on the Town

Sampling the hurricanes of the baseball playoffs

0 Comments · Wednesday, October 15, 2003
There Are Some Things Money Can't Buy At about 7:30 p.m. on Saturday, I came up with a new commercial for MasterCard. Parking in downtown Cincinnati for dinner: 25 cents. Crappy service from wait  

Whirlygig: 98: Out on the Town

Friendship between exes not always a noble resolution

0 Comments · Wednesday, October 8, 2003
Why Can't We Be Friends? It somehow seems noble to end a relationship with the "let's be friends" statement. Certainly it's preferable to saying mean and hateful things that, while describing fee  

Whirlygig: 97: Out on the Town

The Bengals-Steelers rivalry ends in a lip lock

0 Comments · Wednesday, October 1, 2003
Good Sports Two weeks after ending a nearly three-year relationship, I found myself so exhausted of reliving the experience from having to tell all my friends the story that I was raring to break  

Whirlygig: 96: Out on the Town

The secret lives of whirlygiggers come out

0 Comments · Wednesday, September 24, 2003
Open Up and Say Ahhh Life carries us along with its routines and minutiae. The habits of being together were illuminated for me this week as I unwittingly exposed myself to a film and a play that  

Whirlygig: 95: Out on the Town

Downtown Tour of Living steams with attractive offers and design ideas

0 Comments · Wednesday, September 17, 2003
Pipe Dreams During dinner with Cathy and our mutual friends Keith and Sue at Boswell Alley in Northside on Friday, the girls and I decided to go on the Downtown Tour of Living on Sunday. Keith de  

Whirlygig: 94: Out on the Town

Weddings can be the sweetest thing, bringing out the hope in cynics

0 Comments · Wednesday, September 10, 2003
What a Girl Wants Wedding bells traditionally have been rung in the spring -- remember the saying about there's nothing like a June bride -- but September appears to be gaining popularity for wed  

Whirlygig: 93: Out on the Town

A night after the fireworks leads to a debate over Simple Minds and eyeing a pig's butt

0 Comments · Wednesday, September 3, 2003
Where There's Smoke, There's Fireworks I haven't been down on the river for the WEBN Labor Day Fireworks for nearly 10 years. The last time I went, I had so much fun that I decided there would be  

Whirlygig: 92: Out on the Town

When it rains, it pours on the dating scene

0 Comments · Wednesday, August 27, 2003
Double the Trouble All attempts to jumpstart my personal life appear to be working. It's amazing to me that new life has appeared on the horizon. It appears that the stars are in my favor to illu  

Whirlygig: 91: Out on the Town

The quest for air-conditioning leads to Italian waitresses, superheroes and mullets

0 Comments · Wednesday, August 20, 2003
A Blonde, a Brunette and a Banana The humidity, heat and lack of air-conditioning on Saturday afternoon had me sprawled out on my couch in the most loose-fitting pair of shorts and tank top I own  

Whirlygig: 90: Out on the Town

Girl talk hops aboard a metro

0 Comments · Wednesday, August 13, 2003
The Metrosexual Man Variety makes the world go round, or so it seems. Goodness knows it's a relief when you're out with girlfriends and everyone has different taste in men. How horrible it would   

89: Out on the Town Organic fun, the Blues Festival and an unfocused night out

0 Comments · Wednesday, August 6, 2003
Saturday afternoon I found myself in the position to dive into a grocery store for a quickie appetizer to take to my friends' place, as there was neither time nor energy to go home and make it from