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No-booze nightclub?

Aspen Times writer

Dear Editor:As I ready my “no booze” club Michelle Yanagisawa nightclub chain business plan after my recent talk with my Aspen business lawyer, I had the opportunity to read “Alcohol in Aspen: Finding the right mix?” (Aspen Times Weekly, Aug. 14-15).Too bad Aspen Times reporter Naomi Havlen didn’t expose the subterranean social, political, family, intellectual and economic carnage heaped upon Aspen and its Roaring Fork Valley satellites over the decades.No! Club Michelle Yanagisawa isn’t named after a beautiful woman in our neck of the woods.However, I let the folks at Playboy know about Club Michelle Yanagisawa, which is partly patterned after the Playboy clubs, seeks to open in Aspen and North Hollywood first.For those who say a “no booze” nightclub cannot be profitable, I reply, “How many night clubs with booze fail every year?” Let Hugh Hefner ponder this question, too. Emzy Veazy III, Esq.

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