Downtown Yoga

Many people think that doing yoga is kind of a stretch. I, a superlative male, once looked down my nose at it, reasoning that only bench presses could properly channel my laddish energy. My girlfriend, who has come into possession of a permanently pulled fiber in her poor haunch, also thought that yoga was unsuitable for her. That we both recently tried it and liked it is a testament to just why the exercise has endured for thousands of years. Dani Leverington of Downtown Yoga could have told us as much.

Everette “Howie” Atherton: Elvis Impersonator

“I remember the exact moment I first wanted to be like the King,” said Everette “Howie” Atherton, professional Elvis impersonator. “When I was 11 years old, I went to go see Change of Habit starring Elvis at the Hollywood Theater in northeast Minneapolis. I saw all the girls loving him, and I thought to myself, ‘Hey, that guy’s cool.’