Rob Van Winkle

  • Blogs

    October 14, 2010

    Behind the Scenes of the New Vanilla Ice Reality Show Debuting Tonight

    DIY Network​He was once one of the most famous individuals in the country, with the highest-selling rap album of all time. People know the hair, the old outfits, the regrettable comments, the dramatic fall from grace. But most people don't know that Vanilla Ice is also in the real estate business. ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 29, 2010

    Video: Vanilla Ice Jumps a Car Through Fire Into a Lake​At an undisclosed location north of Palm Beach, Wellington resident Vanilla Ice -- also known as Rob Van Winkle -- finally completed a stunt he's been working on and planning for months. He lit a '67 Cadillac on fire, then drove it off a jump and into a lake.Rob bought the car nearl ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 22, 2010

    Vanilla Ice's New Venture: Condos for Car Junkies

    ​When we last left Wellington resident Rob Van Winkle, he was jumping a motorcycle over a monster truck filled with drunken fans. Now the man known to the world as Vanilla Ice is embarking on a quintessential South Florida venture: real estate. Always a lover of vintage cars -- he owns the '67 Cad ... More >>

  • News

    November 26, 2009
  • Blogs

    November 19, 2009

    Video: Vanilla Ice Jumping a Dirt Bike Over Drunken People

    As promised here, footage of an American icon soaring over the heads of several drunken morning-radio personalities, including one man dressed as Abe Lincoln. Vanilla Ice (real name: Rob Van Winkle) took a few practice runs, then jumped the Wild 95.5 "Snack Pack" three separate times.Please note Ro ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 14, 2009

    Vanilla Ice Jumps a Monster Truck On a Motorcycle

    Yesterday morning, in a dirt lot off Okeechobee Boulevard in West Palm Beach, I witnessed Vanilla Ice (real name Rob Van Winkle) jump over a jacked-up Monster Truck with about 10 people in the bed. Ice, who lives in Wellington and has ridden professionally, was on a buddy's dirtbike.This is not foo ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 21, 2009

    Vanilla Ice Sells South African Beer

    It sounds like a joke, but Vanilla Ice really is huge in South Africa. Same goes for Australia and East Asia. He just returned from South Africa, where he played several sold out arenas. So who could blame the ad folks at Castle Lite, the South African brew, when they were charged with selling ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 11, 2008
  • Subtropical Life

    May 13, 2004

    Best Typo

    The WB's full-page ad for its reality show The Surreal Life

  • Music

    April 19, 2001


    Why, why, baby? Somebody please tell R. Van Winkle to give it rest.