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You may have heard of When Pigs Fly, our card game inspired by Cards Against Humanity. The game was covered by our friends at CityBeat, Cincinnati Refined, and others, and to our surprise they didn’t even file a restraining order. You also may have heard we’re selling 150 sets right now so you have a […]

Could Streetcar Be A “Coming-of-Age” For Cincinnati?

Photo credit: Cincinnati Bell Connector Facebook page

One of the most controversial projects in Cincinnati’s history is now up and running, circulating thousands of passengers around downtown and OTR, and adding another asset to the city’s vibrant portfolio. As a 24-year-old, I can hardly claim to be a Cincinnati history expert, but I know enough to assert that the Streetcar is a really big […]

100 Things We Love About Cincinnati


We couldn’t think of a better way to celebrate our 100th post (!!!) than to share this ode to Cincinnati, the beautiful city we will forever call home. 1. Our Craft Beer Scene So much beer. 2. The OTR Renaissance One of the coolest neighborhoods in the country: Check. 3. The Sense of Community Oh, […]

Our Wish List For The New Kings Island Coaster

Kings Island Rivertown

Today, the Cincinnati Enquirer shared some great news with the world: looks like Kings Island is getting a new coaster in 2017! With Banshee opening in 2014 and Diamondback in 2009, it feels like it’s about time for one of the world’s greatest amusement parks to add another ride to its portfolio. The ingenious Kings […]

Open Letter: My Tribute To Dr. Santa Ono

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Dr. Ono, You came to the University of Cincinnati in September 2010, the same month I kicked off my freshman year as an eager new Bearcat. You spoke at the University Honors Retreat, told us how excited you were to join the UC family, and shared the story of your journey through life. It was […]

5 Talks You Want To See at TEDxCincinnati

TEDxCincy Postcard

Ah, TED… technology, entertainment, design, and just about everything but the kitchen sink. We love TED because “ideas worth spreading” is something we can get behind. Fortunately for you, TEDx enables communities all over the globe to spread ideas locally and TEDxCincinnati is this week. TEDxCincinnati: LEAP is not an event you want to miss, […]

CityNova’s Founding Story: How Our Pigs Started Flying

CityNova When Pigs Fly

The year is 2014. The month is August. The Bud Light pitchers are plentiful at Brother’s Newport. Two old friends who hadn’t seen each other in six months are cheerfully catching up. 22 months later, CityNova is rapidly becoming a staple of Cincinnati’s entertainment scene. Ignitus is Born Matt Teaford and I met each other as […]