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2010 Stories by Amanda McCorquodale

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  • 68. Spencer Morin

    published Nov 26, 2010

    In honor of our Mastermind genius awards (we're accepting submissions until January 7), Cultist proudly presents "100 Creatives," where we feature Miami's cultural superheroes. Have suggestions for fu... More >>

  • Shanghai Dreams

    published November 25, 2010

    In 2004, 21 clam diggers, who were also illegal Chinese immigrants, drowned at high tide off the coast of England. Known as the Morecambe Bay... More >>

  • The Standard Opens O.H.W.O.W. Book Club; Sells Tracey Emin Towels

    published Nov 24, 2010

    ​Thinking about skipping out on the Basel pretension by spending a few days submerged in mud at the Standard Spa? Well, look for an escape elsewhere, because the boutique hotel is just as infected w... More >>

  • Reefer Madness

    published November 25, 2010

    Just off shore, miles past South Beach's glowing neon marquees, there are graceful and ethereal creatures, pulsing with their own natural... More >>

  • Coral Morphologic Resurrects the Reef for Art Basel
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    Coral Morphologic Resurrects the Reef for Art Basel

    published Nov 23, 2010

    ​Just off shore, miles past South Beach's glowing neon marquees, there are graceful and ethereal creatures, pulsing with their own natural fluorescence. These jellyfish, zoanthids, and corals, which... More >>

  • Holly Peno: Burlesque Babe

    published November 25, 2010

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  • Jillian Mayer: Fast Artist

    published November 25, 2010

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  • Attack of the Snails

    published November 25, 2010

    Giant pink snails on South Beach? What's next, famine and a plagues of locusts? The bubble-gum pink creepers spotted throughout Miami Beach... More >>

  • Taking Down Britto

    published November 18, 2010

    This Saturday, take Romero's smiling cats and geometric flowers to Artformz Alternative Gallery and rip them to shreds. You read that right. It's... More >>

  • Class Warfare

    published November 18, 2010

    After witnessing too many Muffys and Duffys exiting beat-up Volvos, wearing Lacoste, and reeking of old money and afternoon G&Ts, Lisa... More >>

  • Capital Vices

    published November 18, 2010

    Do you know who had a tough job? Pope Gregory the Great, the guy who narrowed down the deadly sins to just seven. He had to roll vainglory into... More >>

  • Orgasmic Origami

    published November 18, 2010

    “Chase me! Mate with me! Seduce me!” yells Isabella Rossellini, dressed in red spandex and bug eyes. “He’s so strong and... More >>

  • ArtFormz Hosts BYOB: Bring Your Own Britto (to Destroy)
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    ArtFormz Hosts BYOB: Bring Your Own Britto (to Destroy)

    published Nov 18, 2010

    ​This Saturday, take Romero's smiling cats and geometric flowers to Artformz Alternative Gallery and rip them to shreds. You read that right. It's time for BYOB  -- Bring Your Own Britto to Des... More >>

  • John Waters Is Scared of Shopping Malls
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    John Waters Is Scared of Shopping Malls

    published Nov 18, 2010

    ​What's the difference between the bad taste of say the Jersey Shore variety and the bad taste of John Waters? "You have to have good taste to have bad taste. You have to know which rules to break,"... More >>

  • Get Lit with Waters

    published November 18, 2010

    The 27th annual Miami Book Fair International begins this Sunday and runs through November 21. Though most of the big names make appearances late... More >>

  • Snail Space

    published November 18, 2010

    Giant pink snails on South Beach? What's next, famine and a plagues of locusts? The bubble-gum pink creepers spotted throughout Miami Beach... More >>

  • Wizards on E

    published November 18, 2010

    With his novel The Magicians, author Lev Grossman offers an astringent antidote to Pollyanna Harry Potter mania. As he told the... More >>

  • Near-sighted Monkeys

    published November 18, 2010

    How do you beat writer's block? Do you thrash your head against the wall? Down a fifth of Jack and start muttering atonal Bob Dylan songs? Do you... More >>

  • Inferior Men

    published November 18, 2010

    Comedy writer and former Upright Citizens Brigade member, Julie Klausner has news from the frontlines - of shitty relationships. Like most... More >>

  • Miami Beach Attacked by Giant, Pink Snails; No Christo in Sight
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    Miami Beach Attacked by Giant, Pink Snails; No Christo in Sight

    published Nov 16, 2010

    ​Giant pink snails on South Beach? What's next, famine and a plagues of locusts? The bubble-gum pink creepers spotted throughout Miami Beach are not a sign of end times. And no, they're not the work... More >>

  • Julie Klausner Sounds Off on Kermit, Tucker Max, and Other Inferior Men
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    Julie Klausner Sounds Off on Kermit, Tucker Max, and Other Inferior Men

    published Nov 16, 2010

    ​Comedy writer and former Upright Citizens Brigade member, Julie Klausner has news from the frontlines - of shitty relationships. Like most of us, she spent her twenties ricocheting from douchebag t... More >>

  • Cartoonist Lynda Barry and Her Near-Sighted Monkeys

    published Nov 15, 2010

    ​How do you beat writer's block? Do you thrash your head against the wall? Down a fifth of Jack and start muttering atonal Bob Dylan songs? Do you give up and start selling insurance? Next time a bl... More >>

  • Hipster Puppies, This Is Why You're Fat, and Other Recent Blog Books

    published Nov 12, 2010

    ​After Eva Talmadge told us about her blog-book deal on literary tattoos (that was actually more book-deal to blog), we wondered what other web logs have recently landed book advances. (We're just ... More >>

  • Second Saturdays Art Walk Guide: Pop Portraits and Fake Churches
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    Second Saturdays Art Walk Guide: Pop Portraits and Fake Churches

    published Nov 12, 2010

    ​To quote No. 36 in our list of 50 reasons to love living in Miami, "Ain't no party like an Art Walk party." On the Second Saturday of every month, from 7 to 10 p.m., we throw our own mini Art Basel... More >>

  • Correction to Freedom

    published November 11, 2010

    When Jonathan Franzen's The Corrections was published in 2001, the literary world treated him like a god. Author Bret Easton Ellis... More >>

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