Wednesday, July 14, 2010

Reader Gives 312DD a Few Props!

Nubia Henderson (center, with blond streaks) with guests at The Southern. (Photo: Nubia Henderson)

My favorite part of 312DD is helping folks pick the perfect nightlife or dining destination for special occasions.

I get these requests on the regular, and it really gets my adrenaline flowing as I give them options to help make their events memorable.

It's always nice to get a thank you email, but reader Nubia Henderson recently took it a step further after I recommended The Southern as a destination for her recent farewell fete:

Only In Wicker Park . . .

"Miss Hopkins If You're Nasty" crowned "Miss Wicker Park" Monday at Double Door. (Photo: Marcus Riley)

. . . would the newly crowned Miss Wicker Park proclaim in her acceptance speech: "Holy f--- s--, we're getting f--- up tonight!" as she sprayed the crowd with PBR.

That was the case Monday at Double Door during the first-ever pageant to crown the neighborhood's hottest hipster chick.

Bon Appétit on Bastille Day!


We never need an excuse to indulge in a few glasses of bubbly, but since it's Bastille Day, we'll up the ante.

You'll find no shortage of places to celebrate today: