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2010 Stories by Pat Rothblatt

Archives: 2011 | 2010
  • Happy Hour

    published December 9, 2010

    Filling the hole left by the closing of O'Hara's on Las Olas, Blue Jean Blues brings a piece of upscale New Orleans to Fort Lauderdale. The happy... More >>

  • Happy Hour at O'Shea's

    published November 25, 2010

    Every town has at least one Irish pub. It's part of the global Irish-industrial complex. O'Shea's is the West Palm Beach outpost for wayward... More >>

  • Happy Hour Kahuna Awa Kava Bar

    published September 30, 2010

    The Kahuna gives off an upscale vibe from the outside that belies the casual, relaxed mood inside. It does the Polynesian décor in a simple... More >>

  • Happy Hour at Tryst

    published September 30, 2010

    This self-styled gastropub does its French bistro décor (2010 "Best of" recipient for the latter, 2009 "Best of" for the former) so well... More >>

  • Happy Septembers

    published September 23, 2010

    Should funerals be somber remembrances or cheerful celebrations of life? Traditional funeral versus jazz funeral. If you prefer the latter, join... More >>

  • Happy Hour: Caliente Kitchen

    published September 23, 2010

    Caliente is probably the best place to sample the wide world of tequila outside of certain areas of Mexico or Disney's Epcot Center. It's also a... More >>

  • We’re Halfway There

    published September 9, 2010

    Though usually only children bother to mark half years, the charitable drinkers at the Young Professionals for Covenant House mark the halfway... More >>

  • Comedies: A History

    published September 2, 2010

    Cinema Paradiso (503 SE 6 Street, Fort Lauderdale) will host what can only be described as a survey course in the history of comedic movies for... More >>

  • Shaka, Brah!

    published August 26, 2010

    Cinema Paradiso (503 SE Sixth St., Fort Lauderdale), with its endless film offerings, was founded by those who brought us, according to Guinness... More >>

  • Playtoy Playmate

    published August 5, 2010

    Bear and Bird Gallery, perched atop Tate’s Comics in Lauderhill, has long explored the connection between fine art and toys. Past... More >>

  • Man Want Toys

    published July 29, 2010

    In the beginning, there was man. (For the purposes of this article, only man.) And man needed tools, because without tools, he was no different... More >>

  • Art Whatevuh

    published July 15, 2010

    French for “new art,” art nouveau — drolly mispronounced by Ali G as “now-voo or now-voh or whatevuh” — was an art... More >>

  • Kawabungaliztikz, Dude!

    published July 8, 2010

    Straight outta the mean streets of LBS (Lauderdale-by-the-Sea) comes the locally flavored hip-hop trio Kawabungaliztikz (pronounced... More >>

  • Dino-NITE? Dyno-MITE!

    published July 8, 2010

    What if there were an island where dinosaurs still roamed? Where they evolved intelligence and the ability to speak? Illustrator and author James... More >>

  • Zen and the Art of Motorcycle Madness

    published June 17, 2010

    The idea of the motorcycle has evolved over the past 100 years. What started out as a simple form of transport, a bicycle with a motor attached,... More >>

  • Art for Advocacy’s Sake

    published June 17, 2010

    From the earliest cave paintings to Van Gogh’s The Potato Eaters, Picasso’s Guernica, and Fairey’s Hope, art... More >>

Archives: 2011 | 2010