Gerald Ford

  • Film

    November 8, 2013
  • Blogs

    November 2, 2011

    Poll: Marco Rubio on GOP Ticket Would Win Florida, Unless Hillary Clinton Gets Involved

    saucesome.netFifty percent of Florida voters say otherwise.‚ÄčAccording to a poll released yesterday evening by Suffolk University, Florida voters like highly unlikely vice-presidential scenarios.If Sen. Marco Rubio were to be the selection on the GOP ticket, pollsters say Republicans would carry Fl ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 19, 2009

    Lake Worth Commish Actually Squeaky Fromme?

    Jennings, not shooting the president. But, still!‚ÄčLake Worth Blogger Lynn Anderson finds an uncanny resemblance between Squeaky Fromme, who was released from prison last week after serving 39 years of a life sentence for attempting to assassinate President Gerald Ford, and our own activist city co ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 14, 2009

    The Sipple Life: From Sailboat Bend to 'Nam to 'Frisco, for a Date With Destiny

    I don't reckon there's many of you who remember Oliver Sipple. He was the troubled gay man who never wanted to be famous -- and wasn't, really -- even though he deserved to be. If for no other reason than for his knack for accidental encounters with major historical figures. Like Harvey Milk and Ger ... More >>

  • Culture

    January 29, 2009

    Kicking Nixon

    Got the gist of why Nixon is a prick? Then don't bother with Frost/Nixon. Unless you like acting.

  • Blogs

    February 4, 2007

    Today's Front Pages

    The front-page Super Bowl coverage sweepstakes go like this: The Sun-Sentinel is the big loser with a huge dud of a story leading its newspaper and website. The story starts with this thud: "The Super Bowl has become a major American ritual," and doesn't get any better. Third sentence: "An event s ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 2, 2007

    Spam Takes No Holiday

    Yeah, he's boring but ... Eight work days with no Pulp. Came back to 1,200 spam messages. Spent the week with family, eating, drinking, trying to be merry, watching football, and dealing with the deaths of Gerald Ford and Saddam Hussein (ah, to be truthful, neither one had much affect on me). I didn ... More >>

  • Best of BPB

    May 16, 2002
  • Culture

    March 14, 2002

    Picture Imperfect

    This traveling exhibit of photos from the National Archives works well as history, but not as art

  • News

    January 4, 2001

    A Scout for Life

    Gay Eagle Scout Mark LaFontaine nudged the Broward school board to historic heights

  • News

    October 26, 2000

    Politically Incorrect

    Fort Lauderdale's mayor packs a pistol, opposes gay rights, and hopes to hang 'em high

  • Culture

    September 16, 1999