Photo: Broward Sheriff's OfficeStraussDeputies with the Broward Sheriff's Office are looking for a 20-year-old man and alleged gang member named Steven Scott Strauss, who they believe joined Anthony Defalle in robbing the Dania Beach home of Defalle's neighbor, who had recently died.Defalle, who' ... More >>
A recent news story on The Business Insider got me thinking about something. If New York gang members are using Twitter to talk to one another and organize fights, robberies, etc. then could Florida gangsters be doing the same?Of course, Twitter has sub-cultures just like any other group ven ... More >>
Rodriguez: Didn't get the Twitter warning that the Feds were comingIf Florida gang members are using Twitter, the new technology didn't much help Lake Worth MLK member Ricardo Rodriguez. Rodriguez, 24, who lives in a concrete block bungalow decorated with merry Christmas lights at 618 North D Str ... More >>
Lake Worth MLK member Martin Martinez, arrested on racketeering chargesThe Palm Beach County Sheriff's Office announced Friday morning that it has indicted and arrested 12 members of the MLK gang in Lake Worth after a seven-month investigation, dubbed "Operation Vida Loca." The MLK gang, whose mo ... More >>
flickr user: BashorerepublicanThe uproar over Rush Limbaugh's bungled bid to buy the St. Louis Rams wouldn't be complete without a mention of his membership in Palm Beach's oldest and most exclusive country club, the Everglades Club.Palm Beach's infamous bloviater was kicked out of a group trying ... More >>
A couple of years after her death in Hollywood, Anna Nicole Smith was back recently. She spoke from the grave to kinda famous medium Mary Occhino. The psychic says she was surfing Mary has a psychic TV.around on her TV when she was told to stop on one channel, like some cosmic hand that came down an ... More >>
Wake up, kids, you got a C!Florida Schools Just Good Enough to Advance to Next GradeFlorida has the tenth-best schools in the country, according to this study by Education Week. Now I'm no expert in cross-state rivalries, but I'd guess this might be the first time Florida has fallen behind Georgia a ... More >>
Athens rock band Drive-by Truckers evolves as it goes
Violent South American thieves are stealing millions in precious gems ... and getting away with it
Brighter Than Creations Dark (New West Records)
Fledgling Guardian Angels get the call from gang-riddled Lake Worth
Spider-Man 3 spins a web of mediocrity.
In Crackdown, the city is your playground.
Can Jack Bauer escape certain death from an oncoming tanker?
Saints Row shamelessly apes Grand Theft Auto.
Heavily padded football movie hits all the familiar notes.
Money to Burn (West Coast Mafia)
A modern-day Bonnie and Clyde are after your money again.
A half mile from Lake Worth's trendy eateries, a war is under way. With guns and cyber-graffiti.
FAU Tries to Get Real
The Warriors nicely complements the bloody cult classic that inspired it.
Illuminated by the Light (Drag City)
Hip-hop, clowns, and war dances meet on the street in Rize
In the bank robbing business, these guys are the best. They're also the most wanted.
The Dirty South (New West)
Decoration Day (New West)
As fatalistic and deadpan as ever, Takeshi Kitano brings his trademark style to America
Revered by followers, feared by rivals, and targeted by police, the gang leader known as Nica is alive today because of a brush with death