On a sunlit Wednesday afternoon in early December, Myron Mixon sits at a wooden picnic table on the back patio of the new Wynwood barbecue joint Pride and Joy. His long white hair is pushed away from his fleshy face. His thick beard is speckled with dark whiskers. His black short-sleeved shirt fits snugly around his proud, round belly, hinting at a love of whole hogs and brisket sandwiches dipped in au jus. In the distance, the sweet smell of burning wild cherrywood wafts across the restaurant's 220-seat indoor dining room.
"These girls are looking skinny!" he says in a lilting Georgia accent to a passing waiter while referring to my colleague and me. "Get me an order of the baby-back mac 'n' cheese." Judging by the amount of food he's ordered, it appears he's intent on wheelbarrowing us out of the place, which has been open only about a month. Read the full review.
Basel Castle returned for a third year with performances by Purity Ring, Twin Shadow, Trinidad James, Teengirl Fantasy, Jacuzzi Boys, and more.
Basel Castle 2012: Twin Shadow, Trinidad James, and Purity Ring (Review)
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Now in its 11th year, Art Basel Miami Beach continues to bring the world's leading galleries to the Miami Beach Convention Center. From blue-chip pieces to emerging artists, Art Basel always seems to have a dizzying array of works.