The Miami Marlins held a fan/player meet-and-greet at the Hollywood Dave & Busters last night where they literally could have dressed the guy who hands out prize tickets in a suit and told people he was one of the new players and no one would have batted an eye. Meanwhile, word from the Miami H ... More >>
People living in Delray might have received a mailer about Democrat Sen. Maria Sachs contributing to George W. Bush "more than once" and being in cahoots with Katherine Harris in disenfranchising voters. The mailers, from a group called Progressives, are intended to sound as if a liberal organizati ... More >>
Welcome to another post in our Allen West Fact Party series, in which we take claims made by the District 22 Republican and attempt to figure out whether they have a basis in reality. In case you were wondering, they usually don't. Today's fact-check comes from not one but two Facebook accounts o ... More >>
We're not usually in the business of passing on meandering, typewritten pro-se lawsuits filed in federal court, but this one contains such impassioned language and has obviously annoyed a judge so much that we're presenting it for your perusal.George May, who says he owned land in the "East Everg ... More >>
It just happened. Florida has officially elected the man who oversaw the greatest Medicare fraud in U.S. history as its governor. You might think I would welcome this sort of thing. I remember when I covered the 2000 recount thinking at the end of it, after the U.S. Supreme Court gave t ... More >>
Flickr User: nekkymomoIran's Foreign Ministry is trying to lure the U.S. into a bigger role in that nation's tempestuous election aftermath by accusing Americans of egging on protests that sparked violence this weekend. [Spokesman Hassan] Qashqavi drew comparisons to American election results. "No o ... More >>
No detail is too small to escape the unblinking eye of Broward County Commissioner Diana Wasserman-Rubin. Just before the adjournment of today's commission meeting, she spoke of something horrible that she saw recently at the Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport while waiting for a ride ... More >>
Famed political hit man Roger Stone takes a special interest in would-be Broward Sheriff Scott Israel
America's most colorful third party could use some attention — and some cash.
It's safe to Rendez-Vous again
Twin Peaks: The Second Season, The Natural: Director's Cut, Death of a President, The Good Shepherd
Out Of The Frying Pan Mayor Oliver Parker can breath easy for a while. A Broward Circuit judge has thrown a recall effort to remove the much-reviled-at-the-moment Lauderdale-By-The-Sea honcho out of office, Melissa Hoyos reports in today's Sun-Sentinel. I've been paying attention to the turmoil i ... More >>
The Columbia Journalism Review has a story this month morning about the "morning letdown" felt by countless newspaper readers. Guess which newspaper it chose as the exemplar of disappointment? That's right, it's our own Miami Herald. Here's how Mitchell Stephens begins his piece: Call it the ... More >>
Another sequel, another chance for Rocky to persevere for America
What follows is the full transcript of last night's gubernatorial debate between Charlie Crist, Jim Davis, and Max Linn. It's, um, really long. CHRIS MATTHEWS, MSNBC HOST: Florida, the state that carried George W. Bush into the White House and elected Jeb Bush twice for governor. A state on the ... More >>
The elephant in Guantanamo's living room gets 4,200 calories a day and a Koran.
Pick a Bigger Weapon (Epitaph)
Decaying cars, $300,000 in expenditures, and empty promises that's your new railroad museum.
Why We Fight probes America's passion for war
Your Own Piece of Sunshine
Hell's Winter (Def Jux)
Broward County Sheriff Ken Jenne
Sol Theatre raises a toast to surviving the '80s
My President, Right or Wrong
Fort Lauderdale's John B. Anderson ran for president in 1980 and paved the way for spoiler candidates
An Iran-Contra conspirator joins the Swift Boat crowd. It was bound to happen.
Fear good. Facts bad. Frank Luntz reveals the Republican way.
The GOP eyes a George W. Bush victory in traditionally Democratic Palm Beach County. Here's why.
Michael Franti and friends fight the hawks with hits
Our caveman columnist gets an earful from a couple of congressmen
The left, turning right, was plain wrong
Talking war with dissident Jim Mullins is good for a battle-scarred psyche
The Big Ka-Boom, Part One (Alternative Tentacles)
TV managed to suck and blow in 2000, but still, we watched...and watched
Wisecracking Democrats in Tallahassee were steamrollered during the presidential contest. But they didn't take it lying down.
Letters for December 14, 2000
Ride with us through a subtropical wonderland where troops rally for a new ballot