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  • Blogs

    June 25, 2012

    It's Anthony Bourdain's Birthday: Five Awesome Gift Ideas for Our Favorite Celebrity Chef

    Anthony Bourdain, television star, author, chef, and champion snarkmaster is celebrating his 56th birthday today.  Though one could counter that the man has plenty to be thankful for this year -- what with television deals with both CNN and ABC, a publishing deal with Harper Collins' Ecco Books ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 7, 2011

    Emeril Lagasse Sizzling Skillets: A Cookbook For Busy People

    William Morrow/Harper CollinsEmeril's Sizzling Skillets - one pot recipes for busy or lazy people.​Emeril Lagasse and his signature "Bam!" was the likely catalyst that sparked the celebrity chef revolution.Lagasse changed the television cooking show from the video instructional manuals of Julia Ch ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 13, 2011

    Anthony Bourdain's Big Week: Emmy and a Book Deal (Photos)

    Anthony Bourdain via TwitterLooking good, Anthony!​Here's a riddle --  what do Anthony Bourdain, cream, and pond scum have in common? They all rise to the top!Just a few weeks ago, bad boy Bourdain placed his foot in his mouth when he told TV Guide that Paula Deen was "the most dangerous pers ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 27, 2009

    Fort Lauderdale Commission Candidate Jim Lewis Makes A Mockery of Justice

    Jim Lewis wants to be a Fort Lauderdale commissioner and is running for a seat in the upcoming election. Lewis thinks he deserves your trust. He should think again -- and so should you. Lewis is an attorney who I have seen undercut justice time and time again with one of his most reliabl ... More >>

  • News

    July 31, 2008

    Heartwarming Story

    How Papa 'Pipe Raises Kids

  • News

    February 21, 2008

    Cops and Gypsies

    Friendly law enforcement officers become the weapons of rival destruction in the gypsy tribal wars

  • Blogs

    September 24, 2007
  • News

    September 6, 2007

    Pure Fraud

    When somebody offers to "purify" your possessions, call the bunko squad

  • Blogs

    January 15, 2007

    Answering the Post's Diva

    The Palm Beach Post's "Literary Diva" asks in her blog why it's OK for Newsweek magazine to summarize O.J. Simpson's account of his killing of Nicole Simpson and Ronald Goldman, but it's not okay for Judith Regan/HarperCollins to print a book about it. "I've got one question," asks diva Rhonda Sw ... More >>

  • News

    September 7, 2006

    Judy, Judy, Judy

    It's about time, Ms. Regan, that you did something about your misleading book, Miami Psychic.

  • News

    August 24, 2006

    City Bites Dog

    How to deal with a man holding up $2.4 billion in development: Kick his pooch.

  • News

    August 10, 2006
  • News

    August 3, 2006

    Psych Job, Part 2

    Miami Psychic author is accused of a fortunetelling scam and jewelry theft as her book is published.

  • Blogs

    August 2, 2006

    This Shit Won't Stop

    Who knew was this susceptible to shenanigans? I told you on Friday about the slime job on my little book, Florida Pulp Nonfiction, on the Amazon site. A half-dozen fake customer reviews were posted slamming and misrepresenting my book (as a novel rather than the true crime book that it ... More >>

  • News

    July 13, 2006

    Psych Job

    Local Gypsy fortuneteller pulls one over on publishing giant Judith Regan.

  • Blogs

    July 12, 2006

    Surprise: 'Miami Psychic' A Sham

    Bogus Book You might have thought you'd heard the last of "Regina Milbourne" and her "non-fiction" book Miami Psychic. But you just aren't that lucky. I wrote about the book in this earlier post, but to refresh your memory, here's the way HarperCollins is promoting the book and its authors (Miami P ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 19, 2006

    The Upside of Book Burning

    The "psychic" author "Regina Milbourne" got a new customer review of her book, Miami Psychic, on Amazon. It's from somebody using the moniker T. Edgington: "I wasted my time reading this book and now I'm thinking of the most sacrilegious thing I could (when it comes to books) ... I'm think of burn ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 16, 2006

    HarperCollins To Investigate New 'Miami Psychic' Book

    HarperCollins at least pretends to believe that the contents of its recently released nonfiction yarn, Miami Psychic, is true. The publishing house's biography of new author Regina Milbourne reads: "Regina Milbourne first realized her psychic gift two weeks after almost drowning in an unattended s ... More >>

  • Culture

    December 20, 2001

    Talkin' Tolkien

    Who has the right to write about the lord of the Ring's fictional tongues?

  • Culture

    August 17, 2000

    Hot Wheels

    Or: How Tony Hawk turned skateboarding into a multimillion-dollar international obsession

  • Culture

    June 1, 2000

    Stalker Fiction

    Camden Joy turned Cracker's David Lowery into fiction. Too bad he's real -- and really angry.

  • Music

    April 2, 1998