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Sweethearts Carved in Wood

Feb 13th, 2012 | By
Nell Lewis Trail

ShareTweetOne of my favorite things to do on the weekends is take my daughter to the bog gardens, feed the ducks (and geese – those impetuous jerks are impossible to avoid, so piss off), and ooh/ahh at the snake in the waterfall. My little girl wasn’t really old enough to handle the walk of the
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Reminiscing the Physical Occupation

Jan 18th, 2012 | By
Occupy Origami Swans at the YWCA

ShareTweetAn origami snowstorm overtook several trees near Festival Park on Davie Street last week. I knew right away. Occupy. My people, I thought as I held one of the tender paper swans in my palms. Sure enough, the swan had OCCUPY WEIRD tattooed across its wingspan, confirming my endeared suspicion. The weeks leading up to
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Craigslist Bartering, When Santa Doesn’t Know You Very Well

Jan 4th, 2012 | By
Old Santa Photo

ShareTweet“Who uses a damn foot spa anyway?!” – a sentence many giftees uttered to themselves this holiday season. What fate indeed shall come upon the poor, unwanted bath for your little piggies? If you’re smart you’ll take it to the streets on Greensboro Craigslist’s bartering page. In case you aren’t familiar, Craigslist is a free
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Cafe Europa: Everything Brunch Should Be

Dec 20th, 2011 | By
Eggs Benedict from Cafe Europa

ShareTweet Summertime beckons of many traditions: flip flops, cannonballs, drinking lemonade and social sundries in the cool shade of a porch, and catching fireflies in Mason jars as the sun goes out with an orange-pink bang. My friends and I started a new summer tradition in 2011 at Cafe Europa. We could be found nearly
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Google Places Reviews – The Greensboro Guessing Game

Dec 3rd, 2011 | By
Google Places Reviews for Greensboro

ShareTweet  How well do you know this town? Are you sure about that? The excerpts below were taken from 10 different Google Places reviews from Greensboro businesses, selected somewhat by epic-ness. There are two ways to play: read the excerpt and then try to match it to one of the local businesses listed below. Or,
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Avant Music

Nov 3rd, 2011 | By
Greensboro Garage Rock Band The Old One Two

ShareTweetWe know how killer Greensboro’s music scene is, and we’re not afraid to mouth off about it. As an introduction our team (and the sweet tunes to be found in our city), here is a round-up of our favorite Greensboro native rockstars! Charlie Wood: Justin Bieber. (Keith says, “He lives in Charlie’s heart.”) Mutant League
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