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2008 Stories by Raina McLeod

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  • Music Without an Expiration Date

    published December 18, 2008

    The joint is tucked away on SoBe’s 17th Street, past the busboys’ cigarette spot and a strangely ubiquitous heap of the Delano’s... More >>

  • Stand-up for Leno

    published December 18, 2008

    Ask a late-night couch potato what it means to Jaywalk. If they watch Letterman they’ll give you a boring answer about crossing the street at... More >>

  • This Orange Bowl has Lime Green Balls

    published December 4, 2008

    You only have to watch one hour of Headline News to know that a large segment of today’s youth are lazy slobs who won’t try a sport... More >>

  • Help Charity with Chocolate

    published December 4, 2008

    The holiday season has strayed from its frankincense and myrrh roots and become an ode to Hannah Montana and the latest iWhatever. You should stop... More >>

  • Cheers to You, Wino

    published October 9, 2008

    Taking a shot of tequila can give you the type of heady inebriation that one-night stands are made of, and chugging beer from a frosty mug can... More >>

  • LOL Straight to the Grove

    published October 2, 2008

    You probably send hundreds of LOLs and LMAOs by text message every day, but the true question is: Are you thumbing away with a... More >>

  • Lift Every Voice and Sing!

    published September 18, 2008

    Gas prices are sky-high, political crap is ruling the airwaves, and the unemployment rate is to the point where PhD’s are applying for jobs... More >>

  • Shameless Plug

    published August 7, 2008

    A few times each year, New Times takes a break from reporting to party down with you, dear reader. Booze can’t lose, so Beerfest... More >>

  • We’re Dreaming of a White Summer

    published July 24, 2008

    The wind whistles and howls to announce the entrance of buckets and buckets of faux snow, forcing you to realize that you’re not in Kansas... More >>

  • The Other Rock

    published July 10, 2008

    Some celebrity siblings manage to carve out their own section of the spotlight, while others are comfortable warming their measly career in the... More >>

  • Everybody Loves Chris

    published June 26, 2008

    Somewhere between his dramatic turn as crackhead Pookie in New Jack City and his creation of the hilarious CW hit Everybody Hates... More >>

  • Click into First Gear

    published May 29, 2008

    When you hop onto your bicycle with a beer in one hand and an erect middle finger in the other, your friends think that you’re nuts.... More >>

  • Have You Ever Been Mello?

    published May 22, 2008

    For the past couple of months, your Mondays have been moody, miserable, and muddled. And more than once, you’ve wondered, “Where have my... More >>

  • Protect ya’ Neck

    published March 20, 2008

    The Winter Music Conference blows into town tomorrow, and it’s going to tantalize you with a flurry of sights and sounds, and then it will... More >>

  • Snap Your Affection

    published March 13, 2008

    Some festivals roll into town with a whimper, others with a cough, and then you have Jazz in the Gardens. This two-day extravaganza of... More >>

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