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2008 Stories by Sloane Burwell

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  • The Diva of Pickle Perfection

    published September 25, 2008

    There are many reasons to visit the Downtown Phoenix Public Market. Chief among them is the spectacular selection of eats available every... More >>

  • The Superstar Czar of Style

    published September 25, 2008

    Gregory Gordon has style. And it's pretty obvious, considering he and partners Brad Plumley and Lew Gallo are the triumvirate of taste behind Haus... More >>

  • Shear Madness

    published April 17, 2008

    Ask any of your image-conscious homies and they'll tell you that nothing is more horrifying than a bad haircut. We know this from sad personal... More >>

  • Hustle & Floe

    published April 3, 2008

    Ever wonder why there's no History Channel equivalent of MythBusters? There should be, because it's not that hard to pull off a... More >>

  • Grand Endeavor

    published March 27, 2008

    There's a dusty adage that says your likelihood of scoring with the opposite sex increases if you’re in a band or a movie. Double score if... More >>

  • Brokeneck Mountain

    published March 27, 2008

    It'd be easy to talk about a Canadian-sponsored film festival and slip in the requisite “Take off, hoser” and “Drink more... More >>

  • Bloc Party

    published March 13, 2008

    Say the word “Melrose” to anyone older than 25 and it evokes one thing: the campy, deliciously tacky TV drama brought to you by Aaron... More >>

  • The Sexual Devolution

    published February 28, 2008

    If you’d told the first bunch of bra-burning, you-go-girl protesters that their granddaughters would pay money to run in a skirt, they... More >>

  • Good Night, and Good Riddance

    published February 21, 2008

    Thank the good Lord. The great-unwashed masses have left the Valley, en masse, to return whence they came. Now we can get back some... More >>

  • Fatale Attraction

    published January 24, 2008

    All that glitters isn't gold, but it’s a sure sign that you've been visited by Sherry Goldberg, whose sparkly landscapes are an homage to... More >>

  • Hometown pride: Finding what's special about the 'Nix

    published January 17, 2008

    Okay, don't laugh: This year, instead of bashing this sprawling, hot vacuum we call home, I've resolved to stop dissing Phoenix. That's no simple... More >>

  • Belle Bottoms

    published January 17, 2008

    “Hippie chic” was once an exercise in irony, since there was nothing fashionable about the reality. Patchouli-drenched, unwashed... More >>

  • Italian Dressing

    published January 3, 2008

    No one likes to languish in airports. First, there's the tortuous wait, barefoot, in line to clear security, hoping your bottle of mega-hold... More >>

  • Cuisine Art

    published January 3, 2008

    Ask anyone who's been to France – it's all about the food. Wine, cheese, crusty baguettes, amazing sauces, fresh crepes, and appreciation of... More >>

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