recent from Ginny's Articles What I’ve Learned From Bourbon
The following article served as Ginny Tonic’s farewell to her time as a senior contributor for Bourbon & Banter. The article was originally posted here on March 3, 2017 and is syndicated on our site in the hope that you will visit them and become a regular reader. We love what they continue to...
recent from Events Build Up & Location For Episode #300
We’re thrilled to announce the early details on our massive episode #300 celebration. Today we can announce some of the BUILD UP and the LOCATION of our big celebration! Beginning in June, we will be recording MONTHLY at the Overlook Lodge (6083 Montgomery Rd here in Cincinnati) building up to the big...
recent from Charlie's Articles What It’s Like To Run A Comic Con?
This evening I returned to CompleteSet as a freelance writer contributing articles for the “Stories” section I helped start. Though I left the company in September of last year to join Gorilla Cinema, my old friends at CompleteSet recently reached out to me in the hope that I would return to...
recent from Musings Finding My Tribe
I cannot understate the need for “tribe” in life. Here the word tribe symbolizes an emotion kinship for me that just fits the word. It represents people coming together in mix of friendship and family banding together side-by-side. These people are not just seeking a goal but looking out for...

Episode #283 – The CF Cornerman

Segment 1 (00:00:16) – A Discourse Intercourse To Start Segment 2 (00:15:47) – Interview: Ray Poole Segment 3 (00:34:02) – Bottoms Up: Blank Slate Brewery Segment 4 (00:46:14) – Closing Out The Show With Music and Events Like the phoenix, we rise from the ashes of last week’s lost audio seeing it replaced and better than ever. This week Ginny...

5-25-77… Finally!

You ever wait for something so long that you become utterly convinced that it’s not going to happen? Let’s step back in time to episode #57 of this very show which aired back on January 23, 2013. For me, this was the episode where something I REALLY WANTED, simply never took shape. In that episode, Ginny and I were discussing the films we were most excited to see that year....

Episode #282 – Lost Audio & Dry Soda

Segment 1 (00:00:18) – A Discourse Intercourse To Start Segment 2 (00:08:15) – A Great Conversation Delayed Segment 3 (00:10:30) – Bottoms Up: Dry Soda Cocktails Segment 4 (00:17:26) – Closing Out The Show With Music and Events It was a music-filled show as Ginny and Charlie check out the new Cincinnati dance bar Shooks and an amazing DJ at...

Build Up & Location For Episode #300

We’re thrilled to announce the early details on our massive episode #300 celebration. Today we can announce some of the BUILD UP and the LOCATION of our big celebration! Beginning in June, we will be recording MONTHLY at the Overlook Lodge (6083 Montgomery Rd here in Cincinnati) building up to the big party. Mark your calendar for the following dates as we will be recording...

Episode #281 – The Pain You Want

Segment 1 (00:00:13) – A Discourse Intercourse To Start Segment 2 (00:17:38) – What pain do you want in your life? Segment 3 (00:34:22) – Bottoms Up: Mad Tree Brewing’s Sojourn-Cucumber Saison Segment 4 (00:40:20) – Closing Out The Show With Music and Events This week we have a full show lined up for you that’s both thought provoking and...

Finding My Tribe

I cannot understate the need for “tribe” in life. Here the word tribe symbolizes an emotion kinship for me that just fits the word. It represents people coming together in mix of friendship and family banding together side-by-side. These people are not just seeking a goal but looking out for each other’s interest and working to collaborate toward a a shared...

What It’s Like To Run A Comic Con?

This evening I returned to CompleteSet as a freelance writer contributing articles for the “Stories” section I helped start. Though I left the company in September of last year to join Gorilla Cinema, my old friends at CompleteSet recently reached out to me in the hope that I would return to writing for them on a freelance basis. I agreed and my newest ongoing...

The Episode #300 Countdown

It’s been a LONG TIME coming, but episode #300 is just a short 20 weeks away. Both the countdown and the planning for the episode’s celebration is now well underway. As we’ve made it 280 episodes and NEVER missed a Wednesday, it’s safe to say we’ll be holding to that trend during this final home stretch to the big 300. With that in mind, we can...