When you get the opportunity to ask a member of the Doobie Brothers where they came up with the name -- one of the best in the history of band names -- you take it. Guitarist and vocalist Tom Johnston gave us the scoop. Johnston admits that the primary inspiration for the name was a doobie, ... More >>
Photo: Manuel Miranda Good news carnivores! Fort Lauderdale's newest steakhouse, Texas de Brazil, opened this week! Located directly across from the Galleria Mall, the new Brazilian steakhouse is easy to miss from the road even if you are looking for it! A word of advice- once you hit Galle ... More >>
There is nothing magical to social mediaFive minutes looking at marketing information on the internet or attending any tech conference will tell you that the latest craze in "instant gurus" is to title yourself a "social media expert." Anyone can do it. Just start using the term and vaguely talki ... More >>
Florida has seen its history of hilarious marketing strategies. (Remember the Tampa Bay Bandits' million dollar give away...that was actually $50,000 every year for 20 years, starting in 20 years? The team folded after three years. Nobody got a dime.) But offering Brits the chance to have tea wi ... More >>
Cash4Gold: Hammering out the profitsHard up for dough? You might not want to be in too big a rush to send off your Rolex, your class ring, your MC Hammer-inspired gold pants, or that solid-gold golf club. Chances are that unlike Ed McMahon, you're going to be disappointed with the $11 check you g ... More >>
Flickr: jamesos1Should the feds trust the guy with the biggest pile of gold in Florida?Jeffrey Aronson and his partner in Cash4Gold are mighty proud of themselves. They wrote a letter to Congress and the White House boasting of how their Pompano Beach-based company has turned a recession into a w ... More >>
Now that MC Hammer has his own reality show, you just knew the Vanilla Ice cameo was soon to follow. The Wellington white boy man makes his appearance on this Sunday's third episode for a "huge concert" in the only state white enough to fill a stadium for the show: Utah.But hey, this act works bette ... More >>
How they define the heartland on Broward Boulevard
Did Marlins skipper Jack McKeon ever tell you about the time... ?
Haven't had enough Wu-Tang merchandise? Now there's a book.
Talking the jibber-jabber in the indie-rock parking lot
A decade after Vanilla Ice melted down, he's back with the man who made him.