Local Talent: Leena Joandi [the blonde], Laurie Willis [the brunette] Amy Runyan [the redhead]

by YES! Weekly staff

‘A blonde, a brunetteand a redhead walk into a bar. That’s not a joke and there’s nopunchline – it actually happens every Wednesday and Thursday night atMargaritas Grill in downtown Greensboro when Leena Joandi, LaurieWillis and Amy Runyun tend the bar for margaritas and other liquidpleasures.

The three met just a few short months ago in Greensboro: Amycame in for a short-lived job with Skybus, Leena, who is originallyfrom Sweden, moved here with a Skybus pilot and Laurie, the only NorthCarolina native of the bunch, grew up on the Outer Banks. Now theyshare a downtown apartment together and have crafted a nightlife sceneall their own.

Beyond the gig at Margaritas, they plan to host barhops, pub crawls and all manner of social networking events, all ofwhich will be dutifully recorded on their MySpace page. You might wantto check it out at and become one oftheir 300-plus friends.’