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  • Blogs

    August 16, 2011

    Five Annoying Service Trends

    Flickr/ManiOsteria​Being a server is among the toughest jobs. If your salary ends up averaging ten bucks an hour, you're lucky. The hours are long. You're on your feet all shift. You're not paid when you're sick. We customers can be unbearable: under-tipping, ordering things on the side, having al ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 29, 2010

    Friday Morning Hits

    -- Remember those shady attack ads aimed at Florida Attorney General candidate Dan Gelber accusing him of being "toxic to Jewish education"? Pam Bondi Campaign Gelber and Bondi at last night's Univision debate.​Initially, it didn't appear that Gelber's opponent, Pam Bondi, ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 25, 2010

    Anatomy of the Gelber Attack: From Amway To Huizenga

    Sometimes  negative campaigning lives up to its bad name. The weekend attack on Florida Attorney General candidate Dan Gelber is a perfect example of the kind of sleazy negative campaigning that should make your skin crawl. In the ads sent out this week ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 16, 2010

    Keith Hernandez Will Help Allen West Move (to Congress)

    Flickr: AllenWest​He was a star first baseman for the World Series champion Mets and a central character in one of the best Seinfeld episodes ever. But who knew that Keith Hernandez was also a paying subscriber to the right-wing rhetoric of our local congressional candidate, Col. Allen West?In the ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 20, 2009

    When Fast and Furious Locals Meet Slo-Mo Tourists, Consequences Are Deadly

    Jerome PeelLike a crappy movie sequel franchise, it seems the souped-up, tricked-out import cars driven recklessly by immature teens and even more stunted 20- and 30-somethings are here to stay. As are tourists, who -- you may have noticed -- like to drive slow enough to savor their South Florida ge ... More >>

  • News

    May 8, 2008

    Mi Casa Is Not Tu Casa

    Protesters say illegals take our jobs, bring in leprosy, and, grrr, sell ice cream from bicycles

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    September 14, 2007
  • Music

    October 16, 2003

    Just Like Heaven

    David/Donna Lee Parsons takes the very last train into the Mouth of the Rat

  • News

    January 18, 2001

    The Elmo Files

    The saga of would-be liberal crusader and ex-con James "Elmo" Spaulding proves that anyone can get a second chance in America. And a third. And maybe even a fourth.

  • News

    January 27, 2000


    Nova's medicine man and Hollywood's deserted eateries

  • News

    July 29, 1999

    The Doctor Will Sell You Now

    Supplied by Rexall Showcase of Boca Raton, doctors and other distributors are pitching alternative forms of medicine that may not work in ways that may not be legal

  • News

    December 10, 1998

    A Vehicle For Racism

    Isn't selling cars for Republic Industries hard enough without your boss cracking racist jokes all the time?