Last year after Ray Allen sprinted furiously to a corner, made Mike Breen yell "BAAAAAAAAAAAANG" and the Heat took a bat to San Antonio's knees, Miami Archbishop Thomas Wenski collected on his bet with his San Antonio counterpart Gustavo García-Siller. Wenski received a sizable chunk of Texas barbe ... More >>
It seems like a miracle -- or at least a statistical unlikelihood -- that none of the Filipino workers onboard the cargo ship Ocean lost anyone in the wake of Typhoon Haiyan. Thousands of people were killed and millions were left homeless after the storm ravaged the nation's 7,100 islands on Novembe ... More >>
We're not sure why, but simple food has turned into a conduit for angels and demons to communicate with mere mortals. People have seen Jesus in cakes, sandwiches, potato salads, and other earthly delights. Jesus isn't the only spiritual being to appear in your meal -- there have been accounts of the ... More >>
Clean Plate Charlie is a closet Gleek. That's right... we've just lost any street cred by admitting we watch Glee. Look, if we didn't watch it, we would have missed the totally awesome episode in which Finn sees the son of God in his sandwich. That's right, folks! He saw Grilled Cheesus!We knew some ... More >>
"We're all fans of this stupid movie," says Radio-Active Records manager Mikey Ramirez of The Karate Kid. This is his honest explanation for how the 1984 martial arts romantic drama for kids came to inspire the store's first essay contest. "We're all fans of the soundtrack too," he adds. "It's t ... More >>
Champion eater Takero Kobayashi set a Guinness World Record on the Wendy Williams Show by successfully eating 14 Hostess Twinkies in one minute.Kobayashi downed the endangered treats while a studio audience and a Guinness official watched. In fact, the official had the... ummm... interesting task ... More >>
The recent headlines in the Herald and Sun-Sentinel had a shocking quality: "Photo Said to Show Adam Walsh's Face 'Etched in His Own Blood.'" Adam We all know Adam Walsh's face. When Adam was abducted from a Hollywood mall in 1981, it shook South Florida. When p ... More >>
photo by ideacreamanuelapps via flickrOn last night's episode of Glee, one of the characters discovers Jesus' face on his grilled cheese, introducing us to "Grilled Cheesus." While this fictional event may be the most famous occurrence of the messiah's mug appearing on food, it's definitely not t ... More >>
Stained Glass Pub gives you that sanctified feeling, even without the pretty windows
Spanish painter Royo gives heft and grace to weightless bodies
Tits 'n' asteroids at Tate's
Why in God´s name did Steve Carell take the paycheck?
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Just how did Mexico's icon get her name?
Conception far from immaculate in teenybop retelling.
Why do Mexicans see the Virgin Mary everywhere?
As LSD does a slow fade, a Fort Lauderdale researcher keeps the science trip going
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Capsule reviews of current area art exhibitions.
Local drag queens fire up the ballroom scene
Performance art hits the streets
Rosa Lopez welcomes the Virgin Mary to her home every month. Hallelujah!
Hollywood Playhouse: six playlets in search of a theme
Too few of the entries in the Broward Art Guild's "Controversy" are worthy of the label
Divided We Fall shows its subject -- the persecution of Jews -- in a surprising new light
Elvis was a hero to most. Why?
DiVito by the Sea
Fire & Skill: The Songs of the Jam
Do those who bury loved ones in Boca Raton's public cemetery have the right to decorate graves and erect markers? Apparently not.
St. Pierre Botanica Shop and Spiritual Store