Frank Brogan

  • Blogs

    January 9, 2014

    FAU Faculty Dismayed by Presidential Search Process, Politician Candidacies

    None of the 70 or so FAU professors who met at yesterday's faculty meeting to discuss the school's presidential search had anything good to say about it. Gathered in a second-floor lecture hall at the school's College of Nursing, skepticism and resignation reigned, with frustration the dominant mood ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 29, 2013

    In Defense of FAU Instructor Deandre Poole, of "Stomp on Jesus" Controversy

    While it may cost him his job, possibly, and his peace of mind, certainly, FAU Professor Deandre Poole's late February classroom exercise has succeeded beyond his wildest dreams, indisputably. Not since Gainesville pastor Terry Jones in 2010 got the Muslim world in an uproar by threatening to build ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 22, 2013

    Students Claim FAU President Saunders Hit Student Protester With Car

    Update, 4:24 p.m.: Lisa Metcalf, Director, Media Relations & University Spokesperson for FAU wrote in an e-mail "Police were on the scene at the time of the alleged incident. We are not going to comment until the investigation is complete."The University Press tweeted an image of Saunders drivi ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 23, 2009

    The House That Madoff Money Built

    You want to know how you would have been living if you'd hooked up with Bernie Madoff and started illegally raising for him right at the swindler's start in the 1960s? You have to look at how Fort Lauderdale's Michael Bienes lived. I've written a lot about the philanthropist who claims he, too, ha ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 13, 2009

    From Mel To Meek? Miami Congressman Launches Senate Bid

    At the top of the hour, baby-faced U.S. Rep Kendrick Meek, the Democrat from Miami, will announce his bid for the U.S. Senate in 2010 when Republican Sen. Mel Martinez steps down. Being the first from either party to declare, Meek's given himself nearly two years to campaign.Which is a good thing, b ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 20, 2008

    The Afternoon Pulp

    Remember when newspapers were doing so well, that some towns had a newspaper for the morning and afternoon? Well, I'm going to relive those halcyon days here with a tilt on this morning's Sun-Sentinel. After declaring South Florida's lust for a GM bailout a couple days ago, the Sentinel's front pa ... More >>

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    April 16, 2007
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    November 20, 2006

    Great Scott

    Jake Hey I make fun of Dave Hyde too much not to point out his story on Sunday about Dolphin great Jake Scott. It was a good idea to track the guy down and a lucky stroke not only to find him at home, but that he was kind of enough to give Hyde (barely) enough for a story. And it's an excellent art ... More >>

  • News

    April 27, 2006

    Hot Dog Crime

    You Regurgitate, You Lose

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    March 16, 2006

    In the Clouds

    FAU Tries to Get Real

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    November 20, 2003

    Anarchy in a Briefcase

    Radicals plan to flood Republicans with mice, locusts, and chicanery

  • News

    April 10, 2003

    Letters for April 10, 2003

    This Column's No Disgrace

  • News

    March 27, 2003

    Jeb's Boy

    Frank Brogan, Bush's man in academia, must defuse the FAU scandals. But where is he?