Category: Into It

Rabbit Show Jumping

First of all, watch this:     Next, listen to this: [Into It: Rabbit-Jumping on KMUW] Into It: Rabbit-Jumping January brought the return of a fledgling UK tradition: the Rabbit Grand National competition. While most people are familiar with equestrian show jumping, …

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In Search of Tremolo

Listen to the audio version over at [KMUW] Tremolo: Into It What is perhaps the most basic musical effect, tremolo—the undulation of volume—has a remarkable history that has yet to be fully documented. The formal use of tremolo dates back to the …

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Krampus Christmas

  Click [Here] to listen to the segment. Christmas in America is warm and fuzzy, stuffed with Santa, reindeer, and helpful elves. We get little exposure to the more sinister old-world European characters, a host of demonic bogeymen that have been adopted …

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Houdini Dies

  Click [Here] to listen to the audio of this segment at KMUW.org   October 31st is a day inextricably tied to the paranormal, to haunted houses and the ghostly costume parties of Halloween. But the 31st also marks the anniversary of …

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Broadcast Buck

  Broadcast Buck is pretty excited. Turns out the “Exotica” Into It segment was announced the second-place winner of the Kansas Association of Broadcasters 2011 Editorial/Commentary category. Many thanks and congrats to go around this year. A big nod to Jedd Beaudoin, Fletcher Powell, …

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Blue Holes

  Jacques Cousteau drew attention to blue holes, or submerged caves, when he sailed his research ship Calypso into Belize to chart the depth of the “Great Blue Hole.” Surprisingly, blue holes have garnered little attention aside from tourism until recent years. …

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Your Friendly Barber Surgeon

    Click HERE if you’re interested in: Barber Poles Loneliness The Middle Ages Bloodletting Fire Cupping Dentistry Leeching Wash Basins Veins Old Men With Razors Barber-Surgeons Grasshoppers Canada Ice Hockey (see Dentistry) Parachuting Other forms of falling and/or spinning Cylinders Beach …

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