It's hard to hang onto a reporter's notebook when a pro dominatrix is smacking your ass. That's the lesson Scary Mary Santa is literally hammering into a visitor touring her new Fort Lauderdale dungeon. She's showing off her Saint Andrew's Cross, a domination rack where willing slaves (and reluctan ... More >>
On Monday, cops raided the home of Cathy Jordan, president of the Florida Cannabis Action Network, and seized all her pot after a government employee who was visiting a neighbor spotted some marijuana plants on her property. Turns out, Jordan has Lou Gehrig's disease and uses the marijuana as treat ... More >>
Rep. Allen WestThe Library of Congress will forever hold on to a copy of a House Resolution condemning Rep. Allen West's "repugnant" conduct for comparing Democrats to Nazi propagandist Joseph Goebbels.The resolution lived for a total of 26 minutes and 13 seconds yesterday afternoon, before m ... More >>
FlickrAllen West has a habit of comparing Obama policies with those from Nazi Germany. A polarizing Republican candidate, annoyed by the presence at a campaign rally of a videographer hired by his opposition, uses a metaphor that suggests a profound cultural insensitivity. Sound familiar?In 2006, ... More >>
This is embarrassing. On a day when U.S. Defense Secretary Robert Gates came to Capitol Hill to dramatically announce his department's plan to ditch the Don't Ask, Don't Tell policy, Florida Sen. George LeMieux used his time at the mic to push an unrelated and absurd political agenda. Let's roll it: ... More >>
Something Bent and beautiful at Rising Action Theatre.
Part of the trouble with stating one's political case via graffiti is that there's only so much wall with which to write. Then one has to use big letters so that the message can be seen at a great distance. Well, you can imagine how it's tempting to resort to symbols in lieu of words. Unfortunately, ... More >>
Lightning strikes twice in Coppola film. Results vary.
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Back home in Holland, Paul Verhoeven uses his basic instincts to craft a slick Holocaust thriller
The Riviera Beach Municipal Marina is a happening place. Houseboat resident and political activist extraordinaire Fane Lozman beat the city in stirring First Amendment case last week after a jury decided that the city's attempt to evict him from Slip 452 was a violation of Lozman's freedom of speech ... More >>
Lauderdale-by-the-Sea may lose its soul over a political firefight.
Sophie Scholl relives the last days of an anti-Nazi hero.
Two plays tackle life when home is yanked away
Tim Hunter blows the whistle on U.S. hypocrisy toward Saudi Arabia
Jakob the Liar
Thanks to Sheriff Ken Jenne's high-profile (and legally questionable) sex raids, Broward's swingers are feeling the pinch
The Life Extension Foundation claims it'll add years to your life with pills and cancer profiles. As long as you have the money.