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    November 25, 2014

    Fort Lauderdale Leaders, Except for Trantalis, Duck Out of Homeless Meeting

    Dozens of angry -- and hopeful -- people gathered at Fort Lauderdale City Hall on Monday night to talk about the homeless. Not only did Commissioner Dean Trantalis acknowledge that the commission had acted too hastily in passing a law that severely restricts feeding the homeless but he called for ... More >>

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    November 14, 2014

    Five Things Hurricanes and Seminoles Fans Can Agree Upon

    In less than 40 hours, Hurricanes fans and Seminoles fans alike will flock to the Sun Life Stadium parking lots to share the same tailgate grounds, and this is going to shock you, but some of them might not exactly have the nicest things to say to each other. Hey, it's UM-FSU week; that's the way it ... More >>

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    September 11, 2014
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    April 17, 2014
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    April 16, 2014

    Jameis Winston Rape Case Botched by Tallahassee Police, According to New York Times

    The New York Times published an in-depth report on how the Tallahassee Police Department handled the Jameis Winston rape case this past November. And while there are no new game-changing revelations and a lot of what the report covers we wrote about here on the Pulp, it does go into detail at how p ... More >>

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    September 20, 2013

    Navy Yard Shooter Was Working for Fort Lauderdale Company

    According to its website, The Experts, a Fort Lauderdale company, is "a global provider of IT, engineering, telecom and business process solutions" with operations around the world and "personnel supporting the war fighter abroad and domestic policy at home." Apparently, one of those personnel memb ... More >>

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    April 19, 2013

    Madness in Boston: One Bomb Suspect Dead, Other Hunted

    While much of the nation was asleep, Boston experienced madness as police identified and chased two of the suspects in the Boston Marathon bombings. The suspects are said to be 19- and 20-something-year-old brothers who seem to have been living near Boston for at least a year based on internet clues ... More >>

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    June 29, 2012

    Connie Mack's Dad Cosponsored 1994 Bill Including Individual Mandate

    See also Connie Mack Continues Stupid Health Care Posturing. We've seen plenty of posturing already from Republican U.S. Rep. Connie Mack -- now a candidate for Senate -- about the Affordable Care Act -- even last week, he was slamming his opponent, Bill Nelson, for supporting it.This came into part ... More >>

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    April 18, 2012

    Allen West Spent Almost a Million Dollars on Mail This Year

    Yesterday, we brought you the details of Allen West's 2012 campaign contributions -- how he's pulled in more than $1.8 million between January and the end of March, with more than half of contributions from donors giving over $200 coming from outside the state.He has $3,334,632 left in his war chest ... More >>

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    March 20, 2012

    State, Federal Agencies to Investigate Killing of Trayvon Martin

    ​Twenty-two days after 17-year-old Miami Gardens boy Trayvon Martin was shot and killed in Sanford, the FBI and U.S. Department of Justice announced late Monday night that they will be investigating his death at the hands of 28-year-old neighborhood watch volunteer George Zimmerman, according to t ... More >>

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    November 15, 2011

    Anthony Bourdain's Literary Orgasm Talks Shop at Miami Book Fair

    ​Do people read in South Florida? Scan the Floridian before 10 a.m. and note the absence of someone reading a newspaper, a book, or a magazine -- even in digital form. Over at Old Fort Lauderdale Breakfast House, an employee made a comment while I was there a couple of weeks ago to the sole person ... More >>

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    November 14, 2011

    Bacon to the Rescue: Thanksgiving Inspiration, Round Two

    browneyedbaker​This past weekend, we round up some links to help out home cooks with Thanksgiving menu planning and wine selection. Now we're reminding you of the simple solution: Just add bacon. Behold: some ideas for how to make any dish better -- from appetizers to sides to the big bird itself. ... More >>

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    September 8, 2011
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    May 16, 2011

    Local Muslims May Support Terrorists or Strive for Peace -- Depending on Whom You Ask

    Prosecutors say the six men supported the Taliban in Pakistan.​If you believe the feds, the group of local Muslims arrested across South Florida this past weekend were supporters of terrorism and worked to fund those who would kill and kidnap in the name of Islam. The four-count indictment claims ... More >>

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    May 2, 2011

    Osama bin Laden Is Dead: Some Links

    ​Osama bin Laden is dead and you want to know the whole story? The compound in Attobad​-- U.S. forces shot bin Laden in the head during a raid at his compound in Abbottabad, Pakistan. One of the al Qaeda leader's sons was also killed, as were two other men and a women being used as a human ... More >>

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    March 30, 2011

    The Fix, a New Website About Addiction and Recovery Profiles Florida

    ​On Monday, the same day that the New York Times shocked the world and erected a paywall on their website, Maer Roshan, founder of the failed Radar Magazine, launched, "addiction and recovery, straight up." With everyone so indignant about paying for the Times, the free website went up ... More >>

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    February 3, 2011

    Oprah Winfrey: Vegan Ally

    Alan Light / flickrOprah is a friend to veggies everywhere.​​Whether it was going to court to face the beef industry in the late '90s, dedicating episodes of her talk show to behind-the-scenes looks at factory farms, or taking viewers on a grocery-store run for dairy-free junk food with Alicia S ... More >>

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    December 18, 2010

    Ann Coulter Watch: "Like a Condom, The First Amendment Can't Always Protect You."

    ​This week, our favorite local virgin published her most vapid screed yet at Human Events, her "editorial home." Wondering why our nation's top "legal eagles" have yet to make a compelling case for the criminal prosecution of Wikileaks founder Julian Assange, she draws on her lawyerly training to ... More >>

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    September 15, 2010

    Eating Around the Blog-o-Sphere

    Got an interesting post or bit of news to share? Email it to Charlie and we'll include it in Eating Around the Blog-o-Sphere.Jan Norris grabs some tips from Art Ginsberg, AKA Mr. Food, on how to make a great brisket. South Florida Beer Blog hips us to the Beer Snob Pub Crawl, a beerventure conducted ... More >>

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    July 1, 2010
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    June 24, 2010

    As Gen. McChrystal's Head Rolls, a Dearth of Rolling Stones

    Flickr: gnotalexLocals have to wait another day to see McChrystal's interview hari kari.​Morbid curiosity is surely the most powerful kind -- and it's particularly strong in Juice readers. So we empathize with the frustrations of one reader, Jeff, who today found himself in a mood to witness someo ... More >>

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    April 15, 2010
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    January 22, 2010

    Already Bribe County, Supreme Court Ruling Opens Pandora's Wallet in Broward

    Flickr: maurice flowersFor obliging politicians, one size fits all.​The shirt you'll need to stay on the City Commission dais. ​It's a good week to be corrupt. And I'm not talking about the corrupt health care industry, which managed to blast a gaping hole in an already listing ship trying to br ... More >>

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    January 14, 2010

    Morning Juice: Aid to Haiti Trickles in; FPL Rate Hike Denied

    ​The catastrophe in Haiti dominates the headlines in South Florida and around the world:The Port Au Prince airport is now taking chartered flights and aid has arrived -- just nearly enough to meet the dire need for water and fuel. [New York Times]Lynn University in Boca Raton learned late last nig ... More >>

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    November 10, 2009

    Kahn Job: Lauderdale Woman Is Key Witness in Major Insider Trading Case

    A 51-year-old Fort Lauderdale woman named Roomy Khan is prepared to testify against her former boss at Galleon, a $3 billion hedge fund ensnared in one of the nation's largest-ever insider trading cases.But Khan will be taking quite a bit of baggage to the witness stand.

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    November 6, 2009

    Death at Weston MedSpa May Bring National Reforms

    Flickr: Romance is alive.At this rate, what next? Do-It-Yourself home liposuction kits?​I know this may come as bad news to the middle-class folks with a jones for cosmetic surgery, but the days of bargain Botox may soon be over. This is the kind of article that politicians tend to clip out, then ... More >>

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    November 5, 2009
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    October 14, 2009

    Hey, Laser Geeks: Stop Playing Star Wars at the Palm Beach Airport

    Flckr user: pedrosimoes7Keep your lasers out of my eyes!​More than 20 times in the past year, pranksters have shone a green laser beam into the cockpits of planes landing at Palm Beach International Airport, attempting to blind the pilots. No planes have crashed, but at least one pilot was injured ... More >>

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    October 8, 2009
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    October 6, 2009

    Scientific Breakthrough May Mean Immortality for Disgraced Broward Pols

    Gallagher: A model of self-destruction.​The New York Times is reporting that the human body's ability to cannibalize its own cells is a major factor in maintaining human health. In short:Increasing our body's ability to self-destruct may, paradoxically, let us live longer.And no local bodies self- ... More >>

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    July 31, 2009

    Search for Airline More Spartan Than Spirit Ends in Ireland

    Quick, someone block the New York Times website on the computer of Spirit Airlines CEO Ben Baldanza. The head of the Miramar-based discount carrier will be devastated if he learns that there's another airline that is more ruthless about achieving low fares (a Baldanza obsession) and more willing to ... More >>

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    May 22, 2009

    Beaten by a Perfectly Groomed Handlebar Mustache Clay Zavada in the minors, before the handlebars. It's the worst kind of brutality: swift, unforgiving, and ushered in by a waxed, turned, well-spun piece of man hair. If you didn't see it last night, the Marlins lost to the Diamondbacks 4-3. And the winning pitcher only appeared i ... More >>

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    April 13, 2009

    America is Watching Riviera Beach's Ass, Laws

    There was a fantastic piece in The New York Times yesterday from former New Times managing editor Edmund Newton about a Riviera Beach law banning droopy drawers. The ordinance, passed last year with over 70% voter support, makes it illegal to wear pants low enough to reveal skin o ... More >>

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    February 23, 2009

    Kids Are Taking All the Health Care Jobs

    Let's pop a thermometer into the Florida health care industry, shall we? For starters, here's a recent study that finds that nearly half of the Floridians surveyed admitted to at least one recession-related health care cutback. The most common: putting off a health care visit, skipping medical treat ... More >>

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    January 1, 2009

    Your Sunday Reading Material, Come to Life

    The New York Times Arts & Leisure Weekend is here!

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    December 29, 2008

    Post Holiday Depression Diet

    If you're like me after the holidays, a person who routinely has trouble pushing herself away from the table**, you're feeling fat and broke. So I looked up some traditional Depression Era recipes, hearkening back to the days when everybody was skinny because they ate so much cabbage, noodles, beans ... More >>

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    December 15, 2008

    Aniston Naked (And Other News Items)

    -- The Sun-Sentinel, which never misses an excuse to link seemingly random pictures of half-naked women on its home page, hit a new low on that score over the weekend. The newspaper put up the headline: Aniston Naked. Under it was, yes, Jennifer Aniston from the latest GQ cover (it's ... More >>

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    December 15, 2008

    Illinois Most Corrupt State? Nah, Florida's Still Got It.

    The New York Times' Bill Marsh found the statistics. When it comes to corruption, Florida crushes Illinois in terms of raw number of convicted officials. We're No. 1, with New York a rather distant second. Chicago's state falls all the way down the list to the seventh spot. Yeah. That's what I thou ... More >>

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    December 6, 2008

    NY Times: Miami Herald Up For Sale

    Bidders welcome The debt-ridden McClatchy Company is trying to unload the Miami Herald, reports the New York Times. So far, it hasn't found any buyers, though. This is huge news, but its not being reported on the Herald home page (or the Sun-Sentinel's -- though it had a brief in this morning's ... More >>

  • Music

    February 21, 2008

    Caviar Dreams

    Are the latest boastful rappers billionaires or boobs?

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    January 25, 2008
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    January 3, 2008

    The Year in Music

    Our 2007 listening party with Vanilla Ice, Davy Jones, and Al Franken

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    December 3, 2007
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    September 20, 2007
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    January 15, 2007
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    November 4, 2004
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    October 7, 2004
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    May 30, 2002

    A Movable Feast

    The local International Hispanic Theatre Festival is one of the biggest and best of its kind -- when will South Florida discover it?

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    December 21, 2000


    Uncounted Presidential Ballots

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    October 21, 1999


    So-called experts

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