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  • 2007 - Sunshine State Awards/South Florida Society of Professional Journalists, published August 24, 2006

    "Rim Job"

  • 2006 - The Green Eyeshade Excellence in Journalism Awards/Atlanta SPJ, published May 26, 2005

    "Mr. Big Shot"

2002 Stories by Jeff Stratton

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  • Dot Allison

    published December 19, 2002

    Dot Allison is best known as the ex-singer of Scottish trio One Dove, which quickly came and went back in 1993. One Dove's detached coolness and... More >>

  • Basement Tapes

    published October 17, 2002

    When Robert Pollard was 21, halfway between Dayton high school basketball stardom and a fourth-grade teaching gig and a few years before starting... More >>

  • Leif Blower

    published September 19, 2002

    Who would possibly care that Leif Garrett, fallen teen idol from the avocado shag carpet days, is staging a comeback? Only those who derive... More >>

  • Gore Scores

    published August 29, 2002

    In a few weeks 73-year-old Fort Lauderdale millionaire Herschell Gordon Lewis will be in a Cleveland recording studio. There he'll sing a new... More >>

  • Cello, It's Me

    published August 8, 2002

    Once upon a time, there were three cellos who needed three women to play them. Since the age of nine had the girls toiled to hold their fingers... More >>

  • Great Scot

    published July 11, 2002

    Everything you'd ever want to know about Momus -- the effeminate, eye-patched, Scottish-born composer, singer, and essayist -- is available for... More >>

  • A Tree, a House, a Sign

    published July 4, 2002

    By the time Colleen Martin got to the house, it was too late. Driving across the 41st Street Causeway on April 25, Martin -- a Miami Beach... More >>

  • I Will Always Be the World Trade Center

    published June 27, 2002

    A soul as sensitive as Dan Gellar's would be expected to shy away from controversy and cave in when the PC brigade comes rallying round. After... More >>

  • Big Balls

    published June 13, 2002

    Love Jewel. Hate Jewel. Fear her manipulative mom. Laugh at her poetry. Give her props for not fixing that snaggletooth. Marvel at her staying... More >>

  • Mow Money?

    published June 6, 2002

    "When you're playing music that has some humor to it, you can make all the mistakes you want," offers Chris DeAngelis of the Miami band Avenging... More >>

  • Drive, He Said

    published February 28, 2002

    In its ideal form, reggae is life-affirming, self-aware, and socially conscious. Yet all too often, the genre finds itself in a state of slack.... More >>

  • Better Dead

    published February 7, 2002

    Nothing D.H. Peligro says sounds convincing. He's afraid of each question, perhaps worried that he'll come up empty-handed when asked,... More >>

  • Atomic Mass

    published January 17, 2002

    Nursing a lingering cold that's rendered him "somewhat incoherent," Adam Goren rests on the counter at a Philadelphia deli and waits for someone... More >>

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