Hear ye, hear ye, people of the Earth. You have exactly seven days in which to finish up that bucket list, reconnect with loved ones, and finally visit the Grand Canyon, because the world as we know it will end on November 19. OK, that's a pretty bold statement. The world will not actually end on N ... More >>
With Valentine's Day coming Friday, let us warn you:The OkCupid dream is even more fictional than the American dream. Opening an account sounds great -- it's free, all your friends have one, and you have nothing to lose. At first, you trust those personality questions will compute into some top-sec ... More >>
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)