Ron Gunzburger

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    January 14, 2014

    Is It Legal for Cops to View and Delete Your Cellphone Pictures and Video?

    It's a modern-day dilemma: You're in the middle of a fracas. Cops show up. You whip out your cellphone. You hit record. The cops -- worried that you might have caught them in an unflattering actions, afraid you may have gotten their "bad side," or just under lots of pressure in a dangerous job, in ... More >>

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    December 24, 2013

    Terminally Ill Former BSO Employee Sues Over Firing

    Zach Flamberg's prognosis is not good. Since 2009, the 57-year-old has been locked in a bloody cage match with large b-cell lymphoma, and his time is running out. "My fate is sealed, the doctors have told me," he says. "With me now, it's a day-to-day thing." But since losing his job as an IT tech a ... More >>

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    November 8, 2011

    Broward Commission Rejects One Proposal Requiring Permits for "Expressive Activities"

    ​The Broward Commission unanimously voted down a draft ordinance proposed by County Administrator Bertha Henry to require people to apply for and obtain permits to engage in "expressive activities" at county facilities -- a mandate that many members of the public see as a stab at the First Ame ... More >>

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    May 6, 2011

    Coffee Art: Osama Bin Latte

    Ron Gunzburger's Facebook PageThis is the fine work of Rob Negron at the Brew Urban Cafe on Himmarshee.​Al Qaeda put out a statement on the internet today about Osama Bin Laden's death: "It [Bin Laden's blood] will remain, with permission from Allah the Almighty, a curse that chases the Ameri ... More >>

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    January 6, 2011

    UPDATED: Your Property Appraiser Loves Allen West and Ain't Afraid to Tweet It

    Bob Wolfe​What do the people in charge of your property taxes do in their free time? One Broward property appraiser likes to tweet right-wing talking points, including his love for Allen West and Ronald Reagan.Juice reader Seth Platt noticed that some of Deputy Property Appraiser Bob Wolfe's tweet ... More >>

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    November 7, 2010

    Broward Dems Say Change Is Coming

    Let's start with some fun. Last night's Heat game against the New Jersey Nets provided a real glimpse of the kind of high-flying show this team is going to be. Dunks galore. But none was better than the one above. While the Nets watch helplessly, the towel boy can't repress his ... More >>

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    July 6, 2010


    Flickr: Ron GunzburgerLooking like an atomic mushroom cloud, a thunderstorm approaches Fort Lauderdale Beach.​

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    June 8, 2010


    Flickr: Ron GunzburgerThe Goodyear Blimp hovers over Fort Lauderdale, coming dangerously close to being ensnared in some huge seagrape leaves.​

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    May 18, 2010


    Flickr: Ron GunzburgerRiverwalk, empty on a recent Saturday morning.​

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    April 27, 2010


    Flickr: Ron GunzburgerYellow Tabebuia tree in Fort Lauderdale.​

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    March 25, 2010


    Flickr: Ron GunzburgerCanal bank in Fort Lauderdale.​

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    October 20, 2009

    Screw the Manatees! Boaters: Steer Clear of Supreme Court Justice

    Flickr: Ron Gunzburger​Watch out, boaters. There are plenty of signs like the one to the left, warning you about those adorable manatees, who have a way of wrapping their fat asses around boat propellers. But if you're cruising near the Fort Lauderdale shore you may be faced with a choice between ... More >>

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    May 27, 2008
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    May 1, 2008
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    August 23, 2007

    C'mon, Get Happy

    Does Mayor Jim Naugle still know Fort Lauderdale?

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    August 9, 2007

    Family Ties

    Broward Commission, lobbyists ooze coziness

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    October 5, 2006

    It's Hard To Be A Pimp

    A few things: -- The South Florida chapter of the Society of Professional Journalists is having a panel on blogging -- titled "The Incredible Blog" -- on the evening of October 19 at the Sun-Sentinel's Deerfield Beach office. I know this mainly because I'll be on the panel along with Politics1.c ... More >>

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    September 29, 2006

    Foley "Too Friendly" With Teen Boy

    Working on deadline right now, so here's the news quickly: Boca Raton Congressman Mark Foley is a creep. The gay Republican, who is supposedly in a long-term committed relationship, has been sending weird e-mails from his private AOL account to a 16-year-old Congressional page, according to ABC ... More >>

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    August 7, 2006

    Beating Adversity With A Stick

    It's a big headline on the Local front of the Sun-Sentinel: "BEATING ADVERSITY TO BE FIRST IN LINE." Bad headline (who knew that beating adversity could move up to the front of the line so quickly?) over a story written by Nicole T. Lesson, Community News diva. It's about a teenager named Nick Sprou ... More >>

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    July 11, 2006

    Ron, The Mayor, and Me

    Slow day so I thought I'd share a picture for you taken by NT photographer Colby Katz. It's Deerfield Beach Mayor Al Capellini at a recent city hall meeting. The gentleman in the blue shirt with outstetched hand at right is your peaceable Pulp host. I wonder why Cap doesn't seem happy to see me. It ... More >>

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    April 5, 2006

    Amy Rose Strikes Back

    Rose Honored By Commissioners Gunzburger and Wasserman-Rubin In response to a bit of snark, State House candidate Amy Rose provides the Pulp a rather involved response to my suggestion that we keep the eye on her. Why? She's running for the District 95 seat against Jim Waldman at the same time she's ... More >>

  • News

    March 9, 2006

    Gunz for Hire

    Ron Gunzburger — public employee, power blogger — can't stay put, politically

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    November 11, 2004


    Nixon/Agnew '04

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    August 19, 2004

    Darker Horses

    For Rodstrom and Dunlap, all's fair in local electoral politics

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    April 29, 2004

    The Hypocritic Oath

    Weston only the start of hospital district chicanery

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    February 20, 2003

    Grumbling from the Grassroots

    The political demise of mayoral candidate Tim Smith heralds a new age in Fort Lauderdale politics

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    March 8, 2001

    Hollywood No!

    Hollywood lost last fall's referendum by siphoning cash to political cronies, sending out armed cops, and failing to win over the Broward sheriff

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    August 3, 2000

    His Shot at the Sheriff

    Lionel Stewart is honest, idealistic, and experienced. He doesn't stand a chance against the Jenne political machine.

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    February 17, 2000

    No More Mr. Mean Guy

    After years of playing political hardball, Ron Gunzburger says he wants to take a softer approach with his nationally known Website

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    October 22, 1998

    To the Victor Go the Spoiled Children

    County Commissioner Scott Cowan paid his daughters $10,000 in campaign funds for not working on his campaign. Hey -- it's legal.