• Blogs

    September 23, 2014

    Mosquito-Borne Chikungunya Virus Invades America

    In mid-April, 39-year-old Belkys Jimenez came down with a high fever. She also developed a headache and then severe pain in her muscles and joints. Her feet and ankles became swollen, making walking painful. Jimenez had long battled hypertension, but this was clearly something new. Over the next ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 12, 2014

    Charlie Crist Says Race Was Reason GOP Got Mad Over His Hugging Obama

    Remember when Charlie Crist hugged President Obama and all the GOPers lost their damned minds over it? It happened back in May of 2009 right here in Florida and pretty much signaled the end of Crist's relationship with his fellow Republicans forevermore. Well, Crist appeared on The Colbert Report ... More >>

  • News

    January 30, 2014

    The Politely Evil Empire

    How the U.S. Chamber of Commerce became the greatest (bumbling) enemy of America.

  • News

    December 6, 2012
  • Blogs

    December 3, 2012

    Why Jack Seiler Should Pretty Pretty Please Not Run For Governor

    Over the last few weeks, as the political yammering mercifully subsided and we sank into the off-season of national intrigue and drama, out of the quiet rose the name Jack Seiler. That's because Fort Lauderdale's mayor is mulling a run at governor. And though that 2014 election may seem as distant a ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 24, 2012

    Five Things Donald Trump's "Big" Announcement Could Be UPDATED

    Donald Trump will be making a "very, very big" announcement today that might change the course of the presidential election but probably won't because Donald Trump is an attention-whoring dipshit. But that isn't keeping us from talking about it because everyone loves to stare at a train wreck. Part ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 26, 2011

    Herman Cain is Black Enough to Be the First Actual Black President, Rush Limbaugh Says

    ​Most of the time, Rush Limbaugh says things that are highly partisan. Sometimes, he'll say something profoundly stupid -- which is what he did today from his West Palm Beach headquarters.Limbaugh, who can apparently calculate levels of blackness in presidents and presidential candidates, was ... More >>

  • Culture

    March 13, 2008

    On the Lam

    Wifredo Lam's peripatetic life and exotic background combined for a compelling blend of human elements

  • News

    March 11, 2004

    A Worldly Pitch

    A $60 million park may bring Broward into the bigs of the world's second most popular sport

  • News

    March 27, 2003

    Letters for March 27, 2003

    A Hate-Love Relationship

  • Music

    February 27, 2003

    Cultural Exchange

    From the world's loudest island comes an invasion of roots and Culture

  • News

    July 20, 2000

    Mr. Hollywood Florida

    With a little smoke, a few mirrors, and an ego big enough to reach California, Craig Marquardo wants to build his own movie-making empire in South Florida

  • News

    November 11, 1999

    No Bird Is an Island

    Conservationist Paul Reillo has waged a one-man campaign to save Dominica's parrots from extinction