Last weekend on a flight from Fort Lauderdale International Airport to Chicago, a man felt queasy and fainted. As paramedics met him at the gate in the Windy City, the rumors spread through the plane: the man had Ebola. He had just come from Liberia. He was contagious. Of course no one actually knew ... More >>
Moms, before making an after-school snack for your kids, check the UPC code on your NESQUIK Chocolate milk powder.Nestle and the FDA have just announced a voluntary nationwide recall on many varieties of NESQUIK Chocolate Powder drink mixes. The company is removing the products from store shelves af ... More >>
Photo by Riki AltmanThese "treats" should be locked up and put away. Forever.Have you seen these felons? Be on the lookout -- they're impostors. They look like tasty, unique snacks, but really they're just boring, flavorless sugar bombs.We found them at an Argentine market and were filled with ho ... More >>
Photo by Riki AltmanThis bar's all bark and no bite.This blog is going to be short for one reason and one reason only: Nestle's Yorkie bar is all talk and no action.The bright-blue, shiny label on this British treat not only announces the product is "NOT for girls!" but also goes so far as to sho ... More >>
Near the beginning of Michael Moore's new movie, Capitalism: A Love Story, the filmmaker calls upon Wallace Shawn, an actor/writer friend of his, to explain our economic system in terms he could explain, presumably because Shawn is one of the more knowledgeable people Moore knows when it ... More >>
As the containers and costs mount, in South Florida and beyond, plastic is played out
The strange saga of a religious advertising campaign begins and ends in Fort Lauderdale.
Peter Jackson's King Kong earns its crown.
for profit in the offices of the French commercial genius psychiatrist Dr. Clotaire Rapaille