Leslie Gray Streeter

Leslie Gray Streeter is a pop culture writer, columnist and reviewer for the Palm Beach Post, which means that if it's about music, movies, nightlife, food, drinks, TV, books, weird celebrity hijinks or something that's fun, she's probably got something to say about it.  

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Leslie Jones: She tweeted “Game of Thrones” from West Palm Beach hotel
 Where was “Saturday Night Live” star and “Game of Thrones” fanatic Leslie Jones doing her weekly GoT tweets from Sunday night? A West Palm Beach hotel. And before regaling fans with her weekly Twitter impressions of HBO’s “Game of Thrones,” she made a brief but lasting impression on cancer...

Posted: a day ago

Where was “Saturday Night Live” star and “Game of Thrones” fanatic Leslie Jones doing her weekly GoT tweets from Sunday night? A West Palm Beach hotel. And before regaling fans with her weekly Twitter impressions of HBO’s “Game of Thrones,” she made a brief but lasting impression on cancer...
What are the seven best cities for hipsters in Palm Beach County?
 On the surface, Palm Beach County, with its tony island dwellers and western horse set, doesn’t automatically come to mind as a haven for hipsters, the authenticity-conscious connoisseurs of carefully curated experiences. But there are corners of the county providing places to eat, drink and do stuff with a youthful, iconoclastic...

Posted: a day ago

On the surface, Palm Beach County, with its tony island dwellers and western horse set, doesn’t automatically come to mind as a haven for hipsters, the authenticity-conscious connoisseurs of carefully curated experiences. But there are corners of the county providing places to eat, drink and do stuff with a youthful, iconoclastic...
Seven fun ways to celebrate total solar eclipse, pop culture style
 No matter how you celebrate the August 21 total solar eclipse, the rare heavenly occurrence lends itself to some sort of celebration (unless it’s the kind of eclipse that brings the zombie Apocalypse.) If you’re looking for a playlist, here’s a selection of eclipse-related songs, movies and TV shows to get you in the...

Posted: 5 days ago

No matter how you celebrate the August 21 total solar eclipse, the rare heavenly occurrence lends itself to some sort of celebration (unless it’s the kind of eclipse that brings the zombie Apocalypse.) If you’re looking for a playlist, here’s a selection of eclipse-related songs, movies and TV shows to get you in the...
Palm Beach County Jewish leaders ‘deeply concerned’ over Nazi symbolism
 To many people, the sight of neo-Nazis openly marching through an American city, particularly some 72 years after Allied forces fought Hitler in World War II, is unfathomable. RELATED: Charlottesville victim’s Florida father:’She died doing what she loved’ But to some members of the local Jewish community, the disturbing...

Posted: 5 days ago

To many people, the sight of neo-Nazis openly marching through an American city, particularly some 72 years after Allied forces fought Hitler in World War II, is unfathomable. RELATED: Charlottesville victim’s Florida father:’She died doing what she loved’ But to some members of the local Jewish community, the disturbing...
Why is ex-NFL cheerleader performing on stage in Palm Beach Gardens?
 “I see my story,” Sandy Gelfound says, “as ‘Rocky’ meets ‘Annie’ meets ‘Fiddler on The Roof’ meets ‘Cinderella.’” That’s a perfect, intriguing description of Gelfound’s “true-ish, Jewish” autobiographical one-woman show “The Kosher Cheerleader...

Posted: 6 days ago

“I see my story,” Sandy Gelfound says, “as ‘Rocky’ meets ‘Annie’ meets ‘Fiddler on The Roof’ meets ‘Cinderella.’” That’s a perfect, intriguing description of Gelfound’s “true-ish, Jewish” autobiographical one-woman show “The Kosher Cheerleader...
Commentary: Why I’m skipping ‘Detroit’: Seeing blacks murdered painful

Posted: 6 days ago

Whenever a movie about the civil rights movement came out, I’d ask my granddaddy if he was planning to see it. His response was always the same. “Why would I want to see that?” he’d say. “I lived it. Wasn’t fun the first time.” If he were still alive, I’m pretty sure Granddaddy would not be...
This family’s amazing 37-year tradition on the first day of school
 Four years ago, Katie Scalisi not only celebrated her official First Day of School as a kindergartner, but cemented her place in a now 37-year-old tradition. The tradition of five girls, the first day of school and one blue dress. In 1981, Katie’s grandmother Joyce Johnston of Lantana bought a pretty blue and white dress for...

Posted: 8 days ago

Four years ago, Katie Scalisi not only celebrated her official First Day of School as a kindergartner, but cemented her place in a now 37-year-old tradition. The tradition of five girls, the first day of school and one blue dress. In 1981, Katie’s grandmother Joyce Johnston of Lantana bought a pretty blue and white dress for...
7 bands that Donald Trump should break up before Journey
 After waiting decades to get into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, will the members of Journey find themselves going their “Separate Ways”…because of President Donald Trump?  Co-founder and guitarist Neal Schon took to Twitter to express his dismay at an unofficial visit by three band members to the White House, after...

Posted: 13 days ago

After waiting decades to get into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, will the members of Journey find themselves going their “Separate Ways”…because of President Donald Trump?  Co-founder and guitarist Neal Schon took to Twitter to express his dismay at an unofficial visit by three band members to the White House, after...
Seven music acts that Donald Trump should break up before Journey
 After waiting decades to get into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, will the members of Journey find themselves going their “Separate Ways”…because of President Donald Trump? Co-founder and guitarist Neal Schon took to Twitter to express his dismay at an unofficial visit by three band members to the White House...

Posted: 13 days ago

After waiting decades to get into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, will the members of Journey find themselves going their “Separate Ways”…because of President Donald Trump? Co-founder and guitarist Neal Schon took to Twitter to express his dismay at an unofficial visit by three band members to the White House...
The best cheap seats at Coral Sky Amphitheatre - and best party, too
 Somewhere down there, people are sitting in reserved seats close to the stage of Coral Sky Amphitheatre, where former Eagles guitarist Don Felder is winding his laid-back way through that band’s “Take It Easy.” Those people may be carefully holding expensive snacks, afraid to get up and dance lest they drop their food...

Posted: 14 days ago

Somewhere down there, people are sitting in reserved seats close to the stage of Coral Sky Amphitheatre, where former Eagles guitarist Don Felder is winding his laid-back way through that band’s “Take It Easy.” Those people may be carefully holding expensive snacks, afraid to get up and dance lest they drop their food...
Hey, ‘Real Housewives’: Here are 6 ways West Palm and Palm Beach differ
 Between drunken catfights and “completely spontaneous” conversations that are totally non-scripted (yeah, right), members of “The Real Housewives of New York” reality TV series recently debated the age-old question: What’s the difference between Palm Beach and West Palm Beach? Besides one having a &ldquo...

Posted: 15 days ago

Between drunken catfights and “completely spontaneous” conversations that are totally non-scripted (yeah, right), members of “The Real Housewives of New York” reality TV series recently debated the age-old question: What’s the difference between Palm Beach and West Palm Beach? Besides one having a &ldquo...