April 1 story about Elle
- When Elle was making the film "Gideon's Gift", she played an 8-year-old leukemia patient who reaches out to a despondant man living on the streets because he lost his wife and daughter, and had abandoned his home and his religion. Christian Slater played the homeless man who lived in Portland, Oregon, where the filming took place, and one weekend while on film break, he took Elle on a sightseeing tour of Portland, and they finished up tour at the Portland Zoo in Washington County. Elle enjoyed seeing all the animals, especially the Lions, Tigers and Bears That evening they went to the Rose Garden and saw the Portland Trailblazers defeat the Los Angeles Lakers, and though Elle was disappointed that her home town lost the game, she enjoyed it nonetheless.
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