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Mango Strut

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    December 26, 2013
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    December 27, 2012
  • Blogs

    October 9, 2012

    Free Beer: Home Brewers Bash at LoKal Burgers and Beer Thursday and Friday

    Miami homebrewers are back, and this Thursday and Friday they'll converge on LoKal Burgers and Beer in Coconut Grove to celebrate Oktoberfest with the first annual Home Brewers Bash. The event is a leadup to this year's Grovetoberfest on October 13. Besides tasting some homebrewed suds that you ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 30, 2011

    Ten Best Things to Do This Weekend in Miami

    ​It's the last weekend of 2011/first weekend of 2012. If you haven't already spent your Christmas bonus on a gaudy pair of Tory Burch flats (ladies) or bulky Air Jordan XI Concords (fellas), there are plenty of ways to burn through a couple hundred bucks over the next few days. From New Year's E ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 29, 2011

    King Mango Strut Hits Coconut Grove On Saturday: Know Your Tailgating Options

    It's time for Coconut Grove's annual, end-of-year street party and parade, the King Mango Strut, with the 30th Anniversary Strut kicking off this Saturday, December 31st at 2 p.m. The satirical parade takes humorous shots at the year's biggest stories, with organizers this year promising to "keep yo ... More >>

  • Calendar

    December 29, 2011
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    December 16, 2010
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    September 15, 2010

    King Mango & Will.I.Am Wear Blackface in Shameless Attempt to Resurrect Careers

    Forbidden, fruit.​Bumped out of the spotlight, local icon King Mango and hip hop superstar Will.I.Am have resorted to shamelessly donning blackface in order to resurrect their flagging careers.Critics say the move has set African-Americans and mangos back "1,000 years." "Will.i.am. wearing blackfa ... More >>

  • Calendar

    January 28, 2010
  • Blogs

    January 8, 2010

    Liset Alea at Great Taste of the Grove, This Sunday

    ​Does anyone else hear the words "Coconut Grove" and "festival" in the same sentence and automatically think DTB (day time boozing)? There's nothing wrong with that, and the reaction is well founded. After all, who hasn't enjoyed an icy cerveza while chilling beneath the warm glowing sun, with the ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 21, 2009

    Protest: King Mango Strut Creator Won't March

    Lurkzilla Via Flicker CCA very Miami satire: Chonga Girl as grand marshal a couple of years ago.When Glenn Terry started a satirical parade called the King Mango Strut in 1982, life was more simple. He plopped down two cardboard boxes at the end of a street with signs that read, "Closed fo ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 4, 2009

    King Mango Strut Organizers Are in a Feud

    "Sarah Palin" at King Mango Strut.​For the last two decades, the brilliant lunatics who run the King Mango Strut parade have been a happy little family. Their meetings -- which were speckled with old hippie types -- felt more like a showcase of standup comedy than a community planning board. ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 10, 2009

    Mr. Clucky Wants To Turn Media Spotlight into Something Positive

    Jacqueline CariniMr. Clucky and Buckley in 2007 What started out as a simple blog post on Riptide bringing the bizarre news that local celebrity rooster Mr. Clucky may be getting the boot from his Miami Beach home because of code violations has turned into a full fledged media firestorm. A ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 29, 2008

    Over the Weekend - Steve Aoki, Deadmau5, Candyland 13 and King Mango Strut

    There were plenty of exciting things that happened during 2008, but the final week of the year was just as busy as any other. Mild, sunny weather meant it was a great weekend to relax poolside and call up your friends up north to remind them that you haven't even broken in your winter sweater. But j ... More >>

  • Calendar

    December 25, 2008

    Blaze One for Old Times

    King Mango Strut stays rockin’.

  • Blogs

    December 24, 2008

    South Beach's most famous cock to lead King Mango Strut

    Yesterday, we informed you that the King Mango Strut- Coconut Grove's irreverent, wacky, and somewhat inexplicable post-Christmas parade -- might be no more after this year. The Man's got them down.If so, it's going out with a bang -- or more of a peck, really. (What is it about certain animals that ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 23, 2008

    Last Year for King Mango Strut?

    When Glenn Terry started King Mango Strut to protest getting snubbed from the Orange Bowl parade in 1981, it was an easy place to poke fun at politics and society. The old hippie and his band of misfits slapped two cardboard boxes at the ends of a four-block stretch with signs reading: "Street close ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 21, 2008

    News Roundup

    Diaz says the cabinet rumors are just rumors. [Naked Politics] Unfortunately this isn't the first time we've heard something like this, but a 19-year-old in Broward committed suicide using drugs on webcam. [Local10] Condo sales in downtown might be rebounding, but not for long. [Herald] Gas prices c ... More >>

  • Calendar

    June 19, 2008

    Wheat Grass Is Still Greener in the Grove

    Visit the Health and Happiness Fair for a shot of bohemian fun.

  • Calendar

    December 27, 2007

    Mangolicious Miami Parade

    There’s nothing “inconvenient” about this year’s strut.

  • News

    April 12, 2007

    The Plucky Mr. Clucky

    "Every kid on Lincoln Road wants to hold Mr. Clucky. It fucking weirds me out!"

  • Blogs

    March 20, 2007

    Behold the Seven-Wheeled Frankenbike

    It was a dark and stormy night — or something like that, anyway — when Mark Buckley took a welding torch to the metal before him, gave it a final blast, and stepped back to survey his creation. Cobbled together from the pieces of five bikes, a tricycle, and a bunch of chain-link fencing, ... More >>

  • City Life

    May 12, 2005
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    December 23, 2004
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    May 13, 2004

    BEST BAD NEW LAW

    City of Miami Protest Ordinance

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    May 6, 2004

    Damp Doings

    Make a splash in the sun

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    April 29, 2004
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    December 25, 2003

    Shell Game

    Artist spins works from the sea

  • News

    November 6, 2003

    Crime and Water Balloons

    Have Miami city commissioners lost their (illegal) marbles?

  • News

    March 20, 2003

    Black Kids in Grove Need Roller Hockey!

    Johnny Winton and some white boys say so

  • Calendar

    March 6, 2003
  • News

    December 26, 2002

    Fruit for Thought

    For 21 years, the King Mango Strut has been a countercultural rebuke to Miami political chicanery

  • Calendar

    December 12, 2002
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    April 25, 2002

    Aquatic Antics

    King Mango Strut people march to the ocean for a WaterFest!

  • News

    December 16, 1999

    Riptide

    Delusions of candor

  • News

    November 11, 1999

    Riptide

    Slippery eels

  • News

    October 14, 1999

    Growing Miss Daisy

    Keith Moss doesn't wash his car. He waters it because plants are growing out of it. Isn't that crazy?

  • Calendar

    December 24, 1998
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    December 25, 1997
  • News

    January 2, 1997
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    December 26, 1996

    Her Royal Weirdness

    The King Mango Strut proudly announces the coronation of Queen Ellen

  • News

    July 18, 1996

    The Uneven Bars

    When put to the test, many local sports-theme establishments don't live up to the hype

  • News

    June 20, 1996

    Raising Pain

    Glenn Terry thinks a salary hike is the answer to Miami's commission woes. Others insist it's money for nothing.

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