Eric Wilhelm on MPR's Midmorning, Friday June 25th at 9 AM CT

I will be talking with Make's Editor-in-Chief, Mark Frauenfelder, about the rise of DIY culture on Minnesota Public Radio's Midmorning call-in talk-show tomorrow, June 25th at 9 AM CT.  You can call in at 1-800-224-2828, or submit online questions at MPR News.

DIY for lifestyle and livelihood
The term "do-it-yourself" used be the purview of home repair gurus or a subculture of crafty trendsetters. But the Internet and the recession have inspired more DIY-ers to make things for entertainment and profit.

* Mark Frauenfelder: Editor of Make magazine, his new book is called "Made by Hand: Searching for Meaning in a Throwaway World." He is also the editor-in-chief of the popular blog
* Eric Wilhelm: CEO of

Picture of Eric Wilhelm on MPR's Midmorning, Friday June 25th at 9 AM CT
lemonie7 years ago

That was a nice interview, but the phone made you sound funny _ I kept getting little tiny flavours of Butthead and wanted you to go "uh huh huh huh huh huh huh"

Goodhart7 years ago
Interesting ....thanks for sharing. Pity this wasn't distributed to the NPR network....or was it and I missed it ?
yoyology7 years ago
Good deal! MPR are good people. :-)
omnibot7 years ago
Yay! Looking forward to hearing it.