About two years, Mark Fee started brewing beer on his stove at home. The firefighter paramedic took up brewing as a hobby to let off steam. It didn't take long for some of his friends and fellow firefighters to join in on the brew making. It took only a few tries for the guys to figure out that th ... More >>
Broward County announced last week that Craig Mallak is the new chief medical examiner and director of the Office of the Medical Examiner and Trauma Services. He's got a long résumé that includes a stint as medical examiner of the U.S. Armed Forces, where he ended up being the guy who identified S ... More >>
American fellow-feeling has been going down the shittah since mid-2009 or so, and for those few remaining true believers in the power of rational discourse and basic human decency, it's been a bum ride. Everything is political lately, it seems, and in the worst way. Left and right America agree o ... More >>
Surrounded by enemies, but smiling.Tuesday on Coulter Watch, I tried defending SoFla's sexiest pundit for her Q&A performance at last week's CPAC. I stand by my defense. In those twenty minutes, she seemed to honestly wrestle with issues of concern to both her and her audience. And if she cam ... More >>
The International's assets are troubled indeed.
Oliver Stone assigns motive to Dubya's M.O., but at this point, who cares?
Can Amazonia survive the glut?
Mosaic's one-woman show taps into historical currents
They're dissed 'cause they're not across the border
Yeah, he's boring but ... Eight work days with no Pulp. Came back to 1,200 spam messages. Spent the week with family, eating, drinking, trying to be merry, watching football, and dealing with the deaths of Gerald Ford and Saddam Hussein (ah, to be truthful, neither one had much affect on me). I didn ... More >>
Another sequel, another chance for Rocky to persevere for America
Wexler And His Refreshing Staff Get ready, because South Florida's No. 1 media whore has finally done the inevitable. Robert Wexler is hitting the reality circuit this week. The Democratic Congressman from Boca Raton, who last month moronically told the world he enjoyed cocaine on The Colbert Re ... More >>
Helps the politics go down
Why We Fight probes America's passion for war
What was really behind Farris Hassan's trip to Iraq? Ask his father, who has a fascinating and checkered past.
It's time more journalists were called on the carpet for bad judgment
The first Gulf War is the setting for Florida Stage's loopy family drama
What would Saddam do? Congressman Clay Shaw contemplates Iraq.
Like America's current leaders, Viggo and Hidalgo try to "enlighten" the Arabs
Maybe it's time for George W. to bring in the camels
Our caveman columnist gets an earful from a couple of congressmen
And take out the trash while you're at it
A Senate hopeful on the lam is busy tracking Saddam
Have You Forgotten? (DreamWorks)
From Scarlet A to Zirwas
Talking war with dissident Jim Mullins is good for a battle-scarred psyche
This Column's No Disgrace
At the Winter Music Conference, P. Diddy blows up dance music while the U.S. blows up Iraq
Iraq and roll don't go together well when rockers protest
The president's war, his brother's fib, a black man's past, and Mayor Griffin's demise
Save our school
Dance and Dense Denso (Surco/Universal)
More Picking on Slick Rick
Jim Crow flies over this central Broward town
A left-wing zealot
Local cartoonists offer their take on Gulf War II: Electric Boogaloo
Riding shotgun with Broward County's tiny but angry peace movement
History thanks us
It just seems like the Fort Lauderdale International Film Festival goes on forever
The people don't want to attack Saddam, but our elected representatives sure do
Hawks versus doves versus free-weekly lovers versus anti-Semitic rag haters
You might not know Juan Xuna from Xanadu, but he should be your next congressman
South Florida reps push for war. But who are they pushing for?