Twitter Weekly Updates for 2010-09-17

  • Chapman = insane. Really fun to see in person. #reds #
  • Juan Francisco? One of my favorite places in the whole world! #reds #
  • Going to the ballpark still reminds me of Joe Nuxhall. Can't help it. Miss that voice. #reds #
  • Stealth bomber or some other type of fighter jet flying over Cincinnati. #
  • Nonprofit news site hiring in San Diego: INVESTIGATIVE REPORTER #
  • Apparently I have an infected nose. Like a clogged pore or something. And now my nose has begun to take on a peculiar shape. #
  • 33 1/2 #
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  • Thanks, Pete. Took you long enough, but thank you. For yourself, your family and the fans. Rose apologizes, sobs #
  • Ah, yes. I remember the Bengals. Especially *these* Bengals. My gawd. #bengals #
  • Apple Pages for iPad just took my resume, I revised it and now it won't give it back to me. Bugger. #
  • I have pleaded for folks to recognize this for a long time: the press release is dead, dead, dead. More in Ad Age: #
  • This iPhone 4 is proving to be a hassle. Proximity sensor – still not working. Now, it just shut down and said "Temperature too high." #
  • Tonight it will be a doctor, a lawyer, the first-place Cincinnati Reds and… me. #
  • Flakey day. Good night. #
  • Tropical Storm Julia will become a hurricane, a prediction from the Joe Wessels Hurricane Watch Center. Up next, Tropical Storm Karl Rove. #
  • Google Scribe, an expert in helping writers write blander, is perfect for completing reports, where blah is fine. Even preferred. #
  • RT @cweiser: Schmidt: parades u hear 'stop the spending in washington' & 'I need a job' #ohel Also, "why didn't you let the economy die?" #
  • Beautiful night to sit on a wall, stare at the city. Pondering: Our private thoughts don't really exist anymore. Weird if you don't share? #
  • My 5-year-old niece was ripping on me tonight.: "You're not married, you don't have children and your girlfriend and you broke up." Uh, OK. #

Author: Joe Wessels

Joe Wessels is a freelance journalist and photographer. Wessels covers local news events for Thomson Reuters news service and features for's Cincinnati Guide site, plus is the executive director of hyperlocal news site, He wrote for The Cincinnati Post, covering Cincinnati City Hall and Hamilton County government and wrote a weekly political column, which continued weekly at Cincinnati CityBeat. Previously, he was a reporter for the Cincinnati Business Courier and writes or has written for several publications in Cincinnati and around the country including The Cincinnati Enquirer, Las Vegas Review-Journal, Cincinnati Magazine, Cincy Magazine and the Sacramento News & Review. He is a native of Colerain Township, one of Cincinnati's western suburbs, and now lives in Over-the-Rhine near downtown Cincinnati. He has a Bachelor of Arts degree in psychology and a journalism writing certificate from the University of Cincinnati. He also graduated from Colerain High School, is an avid photographer, news junkie and was once a roller rink disc jockey, and sometimes rides a scooter around town.

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