South Florida is the headquarters of the hanging chad, the originator of the butterfly ballot. So perhaps it should be no surprise that this year's New Times Readers' Poll appears to have been hacked.How or why we're not sure, but it has become clear that the poll we made live on the internet ten ... More >>
Last night, Jon Stewart focused his beloved comic lens on the Florida GOP's recent decision to move its presidential primary date up from March to January. The Daily Show host gleefully ripped the state a new one for having the audacity to seek more power over the electoral process. And yes, ... More >>
Russell Pearce and other illegal-immigration populists rely on misleading, right-wing reports to scapegoat immigrants and terrify penny-pinched Americans.
It's a return to 2000.The Palm Beach County election nightmare of 2000 -- all those hanging chads, butterfly ballots, Pat Buchanan votes, and silly canvassing-board photos -- seems to have taught elections officials nothing. The county's Supervisor of Elections Office still could not count all th ... More >>
Palm Beach Sugar Daddy KenIf you haven't seen Mattel's newest addition to the Adult Barbie Collector line, it's an appalling creation they're calling "Palm Beach Sugar Daddy Ken." This week brought news that the doll is, in fact, a real product the company is really selling to real adult collecto ... More >>
Whew! Tinseltown's go-to graphic novel guy didn't ruin Watchmen. But he doesn't get it either.
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Call hell-raiser Hunter S. Thompson's style what you will — a new doc succeeds when saluting his substance
Protocols of Zion takes a hard look at those who fear Jews
Miriam is only the beginning. Them boys in Tallahassee may bag some really big game.
The GOP eyes a George W. Bush victory in traditionally Democratic Palm Beach County. Here's why.
A crusade to bring down President Bush looks a lot like a warm-up to a riot
You press the screen. The machine tells you that your vote has been counted. But how can you be sure?
South Florida reps push for war. But who are they pushing for?
At the wackiest stop on your AM dial, a loudmouth host plays the politics of personal destruction -- and gets his station in big trouble
Dan Gregory, talk-show host
Haitian immigrants like Gerlyn Cadet know in their marrow that a ballot is a precious thing. But this election leaves them feeling robbed.
Andre Fladell doesn't change his clothes much, but he's made quite a splash in the national media