EXCLUSIVE TO POLISCI JUNKEES: MISS CAUSMOPOLITAN HERSELF NATALIE THOMAS PREPS FOR HER NEW ORIGINAL “CURRY COSMOS” AND “GOLDEN STATE COSMOS” FOR GAME 2 OF THE NBA FINALS THIS SUNDAY #OAKLAND’S ORACLE ARENA #6PM PST!

OAKLAND’S OWN CAUSMOPOLITAN NATALIE THOMAS, (WHAT’S A CAUSMOPOLITAN?), PREPS AS STEPHEN CURRY & HIS GOLDEN STATE WARRIORS ARE POISED TO HOST LEBRON JAMES & HIS CLEVELAND CAVALIERS IN GAME 2 OF THE NBA FINALS THIS SUNDAY @ OAKLAND’S ORACLE ARENA @ 6PM PST ON ABC!

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EXCLUSIVE TO POLISCIJUNKEES:

WILL YOU BE SIPPING ONE OF MISS NAT’S ORIGINAL NEW “CURRY COSMOS” OR HER “GOLDEN STATE COSMOS” WHILE ROOTING FOR THE WARRIORS THIS SUNDAY?

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LET POLISCIJUNKEE.COM KNOW IF YOU WOULD LIKE TO HOST YOUR NBA FINALS SOIREE WITH A BATCH OF MISS NAT’S NEW “CURRY COSMOS” OR “GOLDEN STATE COSMOS” OR THE ORIGINAL RECIPE FOR OUR CAUSMO GIRLS’, VERY FIRST COSMOPOLITAN COCKTAIL INVENTION FEBRUARY 20, 1989!

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REMEMBER PLEASE DO NOT DRINK AND DRIVE OR DRINK AND DRIVE TO THE BASKET!

Follow up story: WELCOME TO OAKLAND LEBRON JAMES AND THE CLEVELAND CAVALIERS to OAKLAND by the Golden State Warriors SUPERSTARS ON AND OFF THE COURT, STEPHEN CURRY AND NATALIE THOMAS!

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Natalie Thomas, Fina Lowery, Stephen Curry at Oakland's MUA, Celebrate 25TH Anniversary of Natalie Thomas' Original Invention of the Cosmopolitan Cocktail!

HOW’s this for a follow up on a story that was heard around the globe:
Those who know me know that POLITICS ARE MY SPORT but how could I not share the perfect follow up to a story!

The NBA FINALS start today June 4th with Oakland, California NBA MVP STEPHEN CURRY at the helm of his GOLDEN STATE WARRIORS!  This is where there can not be a coincidence:

WWW.POLISCIJUNKEE.COM just reported Monday,  June 1, SHEL KRAMER’s May 31ST Birthday and the history of PLAIN ABSOLUT VODKA being the contribution of the late SHEL KRAMER in best friend NATALIE THOMAS’ Original Invention of the world famous iconic COSMOPOLITAN COCKTAIL in 1989! 

Well, pictured here, THE GOLDEN STATE WARRIORS’ SUPERSTAR STEPHEN CURRY celebrates the 25th Year Anniversary of the COSMOPOLITAN COCKTAIL with another of Oakland’s MVP’s MISS NATALIE THOMAS, “THE” ORIGINAL SOUTH BEACH COSMOPOLITAN COCKTAIL INVENTOR!  A rare invention that few of us in the world were privileged to witness February 20, 1989!

GO NATALIE THOMAS, MIAMI’S SOUTH BEACH AND OAKLAND!

GO STEPHEN CURRY AND THE GOLDEN STATE WARRIORS! 

WELCOME TO OAKLAND LEBRON JAMES AND THE CLEVELAND CAVALIERS!  OAKLAND, THE HOUSE OF OUR CHOICE FOR MVP’S TOO, SUPERSTARS ON AND OFF THE COURT, STEPHEN CURRY AND NATALIE THOMAS!

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I am sure that in the locker room the winners will have Champagne poured all over them, but at the after parties the cosmos will be flowing

Republican Conservative Base Shrinks

If the GOP can convince the electorate that it has evolved in its social issues in the next year that will be an amazing feat. Unfortunately, for them, their words will come back and haunt them.
AVB

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Senator Cotton from Texas who embodies the views of such a small minority that men like him will make the GOP a hard sell to the electorate

http://www.gallup.com/poll/183491/republican-conservative-base-shrinks.aspx?utm_source=alert&utm_medium=email&utm_content=morelink&utm_campaign=syndication

House GOP votes to block administration on immigration

What does shameful act. We are a country of immigrants, built by immigrants, fought for by immigrants.
AVB

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Senator Marco Rubio always refers to himself as Hispanic because he believes that being Latino is below him. shame on him for thinking that way, shame on him for his family coming to the United States in 1956 and claiming to be a poor immigrant.

http://news.yahoo.com/house-gop-votes-block-administration-immigration-224705212.html

Rembering one of the founders of South Beach on her birthday: SHEL KRAMER!

MIAMI BEACH/NEW YORK ARTIST, SHEL KRAMER’s birthday was May 31ST and her art and career speak for themselves. She and I were frequent if not daily, customers of the Strand Restaurant on Miami Beach. It was an early oasis of style, fashion in a otherwise blighted part of what was then called Miami Beach The Strand put Miami Beach back on the map. This area later got the moniker South Beach or simply SoBe and you all know the history after that. Unfortunately Shel died of cancer, way too soon and he is survived by her daughters Susan and Alison.

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The one and only Natalie Thomas creator of the Cosmopolitan

Natalie Thomas was the heart and soul of the Strand Restaurant. When you walked in she greeted you and made sure you were made to feel like a part of the family. One February night in 1989 Natalie Thomas was featured in an article in Cosmopolitan magazine. It was a memorable night one of those warm and sultry Miami Beach evenings. The who’s who of Miami Beach was there. At one point in the evening Natalie said that she wanted to commemorate this evening by creating a drink called The Cosmopolitan. As she was picking the ingredients for this new drink Shel Kramer insisted that Plain Absolut be used in Natalie Thomas’ Original Cosmopolitan Cocktail Invention on February 20, 1989, and so it was. I remember Natalie giving the bartender what he should be putting into this cocktail and at the very end she said to him “make it red, I’m wearing a red dress” and they added cranberry juice. Many people were there including iconic South Beach resident Louis Canales.
Others have tried to say that they invented this drink but they are merely usurpers to the throne. So in memory of Shel, I thought i set the record straight. Natalie Thomas is the true creator of the Cosmopolitan made famous on South Beach and then the big and small screen.

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HAPPY BIRTHDAY SHEL!

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This article will bring back memories to many of us and clearly states who created the Cosmopolitan cocktail

Lindsey Graham Jumps Into 2016 Presidential Race

Most politicians throw their hat into the race, Senator Lindsey Graham should have thrown his lacy handkerchief into the race. That’s just what the Republican clown car needs one more let’s bomb anybody anywhere we can be a presidential candidate. Another war anybody?
AVB

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He can stay in the Senate as long as his constituents really liked him, but he should be barred from the White House

http://abcnews.go.com/Politics/lindsey-graham-jumps-2016-presidential-race-ready-commander/story?id=31441787