Charles Bronson

  • Film

    February 14, 2013

    Die Hard, Die Alone

    When John McClane lost his family, the movies lost much of John McClane

  • Blogs

    March 29, 2012

    Scarlett Johansson, Mila Kunis -- Who Else Did Christopher Chaney, Florida's Celebrity Hacker, Spy On?

    ​Earlier this week, a 35-year-old Jacksonville man, Christopher Chaney, pleaded guilty to charges that he hacked into celebrity email accounts and leaked nude photos of several of them, including Scarlett Johansson and Mila Kunis. He faces up to 60 years in prison, according to the Associated Pres ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 8, 2010

    Clemency Board Will Consider Antonio Balta's Case

    Michael J. MooneyAntonio Balta has served six years of a 20 year sentence.​When the state Clemency Board meets for the final time later this week, the four-person commission might, against better judgment, pardon long-dead rocker Jim Morrison. And the board may look at the case of a condemned Sout ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 27, 2010

    Interpol -- in Fort Lauderdale?

    karen idering​What's this? One of the guys from Interpol is down at Fort Lauderdale beach today? Which one? Is it an acoustic/unplugged show on the sand? A little beach volleyball? A Joy Division tribute set in the sun? What??

  • Blogs

    July 15, 2010

    Whole Foods Offers Sustainable Swordfish for Summer

    ​It was less than six months ago that national retailer Target completely ditched farm-raised salmon in favor of the environmentally conscious wild-caught variety. Now Whole Foods is getting in on the action. The national retailer has announced it will carry only Marine Stewardship Council-certifi ... More >>

  • Calendar

    December 10, 2009
  • Blogs

    May 21, 2009

    Charles Bronson Stars in Political Death Wish

    Everyone expected that Charles Bronson, commissioner of the Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services, would opt out of the race for governor. The only suspense was whether Bronson would fire a parting shot at Florida Republican Party Chairman Jim Greer. And... yep!doacs.state.fl.usCha ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 20, 2009

    Finally, a State Poll That's Relevant

    Flickr User: drewanteyeTill recently, every poll for the 2010 Florida election was filled with "ifs." If Crist runs for Senate will you vote for him? If Alex Sink runs for governor, will you vote for her? With the flurry of campaign announcements the last few weeks, the new poll from Mason-Dixon is ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 22, 2009

    In 18 Months, Florida Voters To Stop Music; Pols to Look Feverishly for Seats

    This blog has neglected the 2010 mid-term elections that are only 18 (eighteen!!) months away. It is the longest game of musical chairs. Ever.In the race for the Democratic nomination for U.S. Senate, Kendrick Meek has surged to frontrunner status, raising $1.8 million in the first quarter -- roughl ... More >>

  • Calendar

    January 15, 2009

    “Go Ahead, Punk…

    Make my movie.”

  • Film

    June 26, 2008

    Empire Strikes Back

    Mongol paints a historically hazy but kick-ass picture of everyone's fave emperor, Genghis Khan

  • News

    February 14, 2008

    Droppin' the Dime

    There are Tío Tacos of all nationalities

  • Home Entertainment

    February 7, 2008
  • News

    January 24, 2008

    Is This the Las Puertas Concert?

    Mexican music lovers aren't biased

  • Music

    December 13, 2007
  • Blogs

    August 11, 2006

    DeSoto Disgrace

    A reader (and college teacher) sent me this beautifully written e-mail -- and it pounds a little newspaper called the DeSoto Sun over the head with a stick. It can get real bad out there, people. Dear Bob, Please clone yourself and send the doppelganger over here to Florida's West coast. We ma ... More >>

  • News

    August 3, 2006

    Rated R? Bring the Kids!

    Why Mexicans love the big-screen blood and guts.

  • Home Entertainment

    January 5, 2006
  • Calendar

    September 29, 2005
  • Best of BPB

    May 16, 2002