Robert Platshorn is getting high today. That is, he's going on an airplane. High Times called him up yesterday to say that he's being gifted free tickets to this weekend's Cannabis Cup in Seattle. The reason? After 28 years in prison and six years on probation for smuggling weed, the West Palm Beach ... More >>
OMG! Nickelodeon's hit show Sam and Cat has yet to be renewed for a second season -- unusual for hit show, and, industry insiders suggest, a sign that there is tension behind the scenes. Sam and Cat was a huge success for the network, pulling in over 4 million viewers on average. The show stars act ... More >>
There's only one thing better than cheese and that's free cheese. That's why Cheese Nights at Whole Foods is turning us on so much. This totally free event is happening tonight at Whole Foods Market in Fort Lauderdale and if you're a cheese lover you've got to come out and get your cheese on.
Every year, when April Fool's Day rolls around, Clean Plate Charlie is faced with the same dilemma: Do we write a prank blog post? The answer, of course, is yes.The best April Fool's posts are the ones that could possibly be true as you read. Then, a few nuggets of information that are so outrag ... More >>
[UPDATE 7:50 p.m. -- They did "levitate the Pentagon"! Though our initial post was about students playing an April Fools' joke, the GEO deal was indeed canceled, it was announced this evening. Details below.] Students opposed to FAU's decision to sell naming rights to the school's footbal ... More >>
Prepare your tastebuds, because today Tijuana Flats has added another hot sauce to their charitable lineup - and this is no April Fool's Day joke.
Making Easter eggs with the kiddos is fun, but most kids are done with the eggs after they've found them all and quickly move on to their baskets o' candy. So, what do you do with those color dyed, hard boiled creations after the day is over? We came up with five ways to get rid of those damn chicke ... More >>
It's times like these -- when one needs a really good joke about tea-bagging -- that one wishes Clean Plate Charlie had Daniel Tosh on the payroll. Wynkoop Brewing Company out of Colorado announced this week that it will begin nationwide distribution of its infamous Rocky Mountain Oyster Stout. "Roc ... More >>
While it's not clear if a Republican can beat Democratic Sen. Bill Nelson in November, the fight for the Republican nomination has no shortage of interesting rhetorical maneuverings.The most recent spat between George LeMieux and Rep. Connie Mack started over a web ad the LeMieux campaign released t ... More >>
For one of the three Occupy protesters arrested yesterday in Boca Raton, this is at least her fourth publicity stunt involving police -- one of those incidents involving her wearing clown makeup and having to be forcibly removed from a tree.That's 31-year-old Ana Rodriguez who was hit with charge ... More >>
Anthony de PalmaChef Anthony de Palma has shut the doors to his namesake Italian, Dolce de Palma in West Palm Beach. He auctions off the equipment tomorrow. It came down to "issues with the landlord and the building," the chef said. "It was an uphill battle and I just didn't want to do it any mor ... More >>
Looks like Groupon rip-off.Last week, we told you about an anonymous, wealthy West Palm Beach man giving away $5,000 to strangers so that his wife would have sex with him. It sounded like an April Fool's joke, yet hundreds of people wrote in to his website, dealfool.com, explaining why they dese ... More >>
Write an essay, win cash.No, it's not an April Fool's joke -- at least, not yet.An anonymous, wealthy West Palm Beach man is offering to give $5,000 to a stranger because his wife wants him to be more charitable. Specifically, she said, "Be more philanthropic and charitable, and until then, NO SE ... More >>
Florida Rep. Mary Brandenburg, the Democrat from Lake Worth, is what passes for a champion of tattooists. You see, in a Republican-dominated legislature, tattoos are like Satan's graffiti on God's aluminum siding. But, oh well. Tattooists have learned to be pragmatic in their political forays, and t ... More >>