Nick Wallenda, the self-desribed "King of the High Wire," from Sarasota, Florida, completed a historic 1,400-foot high-wire walk across the Grand Canyon on Sunday. The event was broadcast live (with a ten-second delay in case things turned, uh, bad) on the Discovery Channel and was also shown aroun ... More >>
We're pretty clumsy here at Clean Plate Charlie. We trip over things, walk into doors, and break things. Especially glasses. That's why we love Ikea, home of the six-piece wine glass set for two bucks.So we're adding the following to our list of things we can never accomplish (alongside climbing Mt. ... More >>
Whether you think Obama was replaced by a sock puppet or Mitt was a mound of horse poo or have declared the election a landslide for Romney based on one debate, one thing we can all agree on from last night: Jim Lehrer sucked. Between getting bullied by Mitt and letting Obama ramble and mumbling hi ... More >>
Great apes. Which one did you elect?‚ÄčIn a perfect world, we'd have no reason to pause over the language of Florida's Senate Bill 1854, which reads, in part:Members of the instructional staff of the public schools... shall teach efficiently and faithfully... the following: (a thorough presentation ... More >>
Concert review: Leonard Cohen at BankAtlantic Center.
I haven't even been posting all the Lee Abrams think pieces lately because they've gotten to be so dull. But this one, which I received several days ago, well, it's worth sharing. Why? It's about the Tribune Co./Sun-Sentinel morning show on WSFL. I haven't weighed in about the show for the same ... More >>
Trachtenburg Family Slideshow Players
Tossing dirty balls into beer is one way to remember college, apparently.
Dead or Alive 4 finally gets hardcore.
Deadpan and dead-on
After Donna Weaver got home, her husband's secrets were revealed
A rogue FBI agent, tons of smuggled drugs, a wife in search of her husband's corpse
At the cusp of tourist season, two monster nightspots take over
Scrub Jay Campsite
Resurrecting a Fort Lauderdale icon
Everglades National Park's subsurface tsuris
Holiday Gift Guide 2001
With Bembé Orisha, ex-Dead drummer Mickey Hart drums up a digital revolution
Hometown punks Against All Authority trade ska for scorn
Oh, for the good old mythic cowboy life!
Bringing Home the Last Great Strike (Self-Help/Truckstop Records)
Urbania gives gay New York life a cinematic face you haven't seen before
Reneé Zellweger and Morgan Freeman stalk their dreams in Nurse Betty
Return of Saturn (Interscope)