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Elyse Wanshel


2007 Stories by Elyse Wanshel

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  • Raw Meat

    published December 13, 2007

    It's 11:30 p.m. on a Friday at Churchill's Pub (5501 NE Second Ave.), and Miami filmmaker Aiden Dillard, age 26, is positioning the legs... More >>

  • Hangin' with Henrietta

    published November 22, 2007

    My mother was Italian — a Catholic — and my father was a German-Jew," explains Henrietta, her blue eyes wide under two pencil-thin... More >>

  • Drink and Draw

    published November 1, 2007

    Pooka is 23 years old. She's a petite girl with strawberry blond (emphasis on the strawberry) hair and bangs pulled back and pumped up into a... More >>

  • Octo-Beer Fest

    published October 18, 2007

    Walking into the shoebox-size Abbey Brewing Co. (1115 16th St., Miami Beach) for an Oktoberfest bash, I found it difficult not to notice... More >>

  • Boss Sounds

    published September 27, 2007

    "Korea's got the best fried chicken," claims Dave Hillyard, longtime saxophonist for Brooklyn-bred ska band the Slackers. He would know. Over... More >>

  • What Pete Did Next

    published September 20, 2007

    How many crackheads does it take to screw in a lightbulb? Better yet, how many crackheads does it take to construct a pipe for their cat out of... More >>

  • One More Round

    published May 31, 2007

    Cheers closed back in 1993, but some of us still yearn to go to a place where everybody knows our name. May we suggest Tropical Nights at... More >>

  • Ticket to Ride

    published June 7, 2007

    Everyone can agree that Miami traffic sucks, especially when you’re alone. Every radio station suddenly breaks for commercial (a conspiracy?... More >>

  • Gastronomic Geography

    published June 14, 2007

    When we think of Burgundy, France, we think Pinot Noir. When we think of Oregon, we think ... trail. As in The Oregon Trail, the... More >>

  • Home Design Howl

    published June 21, 2007

    The best thing about stores like Forever 21 -- besides the fact that you can avoid a Carrie Bradshaw-size tsunami of debt -- is that by the time... More >>

  • Just Kickin’ It

    published June 28, 2007

    For most avid football fans -- who attempt in the off-season to beat their varsity blues by watching the action-packed sport of professional golf... More >>

  • Toes in the Sand

    published July 12, 2007

    The Jacquemontia reclinata, an extremely rare and endangered perennial vine, can be found only in the sandy dunes of South Florida’s... More >>

  • Because Fido Loves Bellinis

    published July 19, 2007

    Aside from fur balls, cats are pretty low maintenance; they nap all day, poop in a box, and endlessly entertain themselves with pieces of string.... More >>

  • Mug and Sex Prophets

    published July 19, 2007

    Oski, frontman for the band the Oski Foundation and freestyling host of The Rock Thursdays at Tobacco Road, hates party promoters. "And band... More >>

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