With a little help from her friends, Lauren reminds us that "style" is entirely in the eye of the beholder.
By Lauren Levian
Wilmington NC – Click the LISTEN button to hear Lauren's commentary.
Lauren Levian is an actress and story-teller who lives in Wilmington. Mike and Mickey share a double-wide behind the Kentucky Fried Chicken.
Remember Betamax? Commentator Wally Bock does.
By Wally Bock
Wilmington, NC – [Click the LISTEN button to hear Wally's commentary.]
One of the enduring business myths is that the best product always conquers the market.
In this Postcard from the Digital Age, we're going to talk about two "great products" that never turned into commercial success.
Take the Betamax. It was the first home videocassette recorder. But you'd be hard pressed to find a Betamax machine today, except in a museum.
Maybe it was being on vacation, or maybe it was just being in Florida, but David is recovering from pop-culture overload.
By David Hill
Wilmington NC – [Click the LISTEN button to hear David's commentary.]
Children say the darndest things...
By Nan Graham
Wilmington NC – Click the LISTEN button to hear Nan's commentary.
Nan Graham teaches in the English department at UNCW, and is a life-long southerner.
A courtyard where 19th century wagons would have been loaded with ice now seats bar patrons, occasionally loaded otherwise.
By Charles Boney
Wilmington NC – Click the LISTEN button to hear Charles' commentary.
Charles Boney is an architect who makes his home in the Historic District of downtown Wilmington.
Encouraging newbies to take the plunge.
By Barbara Sullivan
Wilmington NC – Click the LISTEN button to hear Barbara's commentary.
Barbara Sullivan is a lawyer who lives and gardens in downtown Wilmington.
Seeing irrigation systems running, even after copious rainfall.
By Andy Wood
Wilmington NC – Click the LISTEN button to hear Andy's commentary.
Andy Wood is Education Director for Audubon North Carolina.
Younger generations are not as debt-adverse as their parents and grand-parents. A fact which has some economists calling for changes in the ways credit is offered.
By Dennis Henderson
Wilmington NC – [Click the LISTEN button to hear Dennis' commentary.]
Politics meets the Westminster Dog Show.
By Catherine McCall
Wilmington NC – [Click the LISTEN button to hear Catherine's commentary.]
When the most famous dog show in the world--the Westminster?selected a winner a few weeks ago, it occurred to me that the presidential campaign bears more than a barking resemblance to a dog show.
Celebrating a century of Theodore Geisel.
By John Ormond
Wilmington NC – Click the LISTEN button to hear John's commentary.
John Ormond is a counselor with a general practice in Wilmington.