Yesterday, the interwebs went all haywire once again thanks to some George Zimmerman-related news. This time, however, it didn't involve domestic violence. Turns out, this racist asshole wannabe tough guy person has found a way to deal with being the least liked person in the Republic: making terrib ... More >>
Need an awesome holiday gift for the craft beer-loving freak in the family? Partnering with Tampa-based newspaper Creative Loafing, Cigar City Brewing is auctioning off a massive bottle of beer on eBay. The winning bidder will be invited to Tampa and sample all of the brewery's current stock of ba ... More >>
Sriracha fans may be in a bit of a panic these days after a California judge ordered a partial shutdown of the Huy Fong Foods factory in Irwindale, a small city in Los Angeles county, but how frantic are they? Well, an Ebay seller is betting that someone in this world is psyched up enough to spend ... More >>
As you can no doubt recall, a crazy-ass fan ran onto the court during the Heat-Cavs game Wednesday night. It was just one of the plethora of The Crazy that happened in Miami's 98-95 win over Cleveland. The fan, donning a T-shirt that basically carried a message to LeBron that Cleveland misses him a ... More >>
Oh, they've been around. For a while now. But a few weeks back Clean Plate Charlie stumbled onto a Japanese ball-perfecting machine. Sounds sort of lecherous. Right?Fortunately, it is not. Ice balls have become a popular means for improving the quality of spirits on the rocks. In fact, Macallan even ... More >>
We're not sure why, but simple food has turned into a conduit for angels and demons to communicate with mere mortals. People have seen Jesus in cakes, sandwiches, potato salads, and other earthly delights. Jesus isn't the only spiritual being to appear in your meal -- there have been accounts of the ... More >>
At least 3,600 pills are missing from the Broward County Office of the Medical Examiner and Trauma Services, according to a blistering report released yesterday by the Broward inspector general that reveals pervasive and destructive neglect by the leadership in the Broward County Office ... More >>
Of the many legendary acts surrounding the formation and cementation of South Florida's punk rock scene, The Reactions hold a special place the hearts of many. This includes those involved at that time, over the years, and from the fledgling collections of some rather hardcore record collectors.& ... More >>
Champion eater Takero Kobayashi set a Guinness World Record on the Wendy Williams Show by successfully eating 14 Hostess Twinkies in one minute.Kobayashi downed the endangered treats while a studio audience and a Guinness official watched. In fact, the official had the... ummm... interesting task ... More >>
Traditions surrounding the December holidays put incredible emphasis on drinking -- and we're not talking about Publix eggnog.Christmas Day is when Mom breaks out champagne over breakfast and mimosas are poured for the entire family. Drinking isn't just acceptable; it's encouraged.That's why Dece ... More >>
When Coca-Cola decided to team with the World Wildlife Fund to raise money for endangered polar bears, who would have thought there would be backlash?
We must be in the wrong business. Looks like the big money is in knickknacks, trinkets, and doodads. According to court documents in a federal criminal case, Kristin Haynes, creator of the Dreamsicles line of collectible ceramic figurines (like the one pictured here) raked in nearly $3 mil ... More >>
photo by ideacreamanuelapps via flickrOn last night's episode of Glee, one of the characters discovers Jesus' face on his grilled cheese, introducing us to "Grilled Cheesus." While this fictional event may be the most famous occurrence of the messiah's mug appearing on food, it's definitely not t ... More >>
You'll soon see this in Boca.Abu Dhabi, Munich, and Madrid were the first places to get ATM machines that dispense gold bars. Next up for the gold ATM is America, and the first two cities to get the machines are Las Vegas and Boca Raton. That's right, the city famous for 4 o'clock dinners is now ... More >>
Last week, I attended the SouthFloridaDomainers.com event, which was put on by the company Oversee.net. Most of the early innovation in domain name trading, development, and selling originated right here in South Florida. The founders of SFD, Mike Ward, Stu Maloff, and Brian Diener, are some loca ... More >>
It's campaign season, so here's our two-point plan to save gaming news
David Johansen dresses up the New York Dolls one more time
How the Beasties went from hip-hop pranksters to musical renaissance men
Getting freaky with tiki at the Hukilau
How Much Would You Pay for the Utensil That Fed the Devil?
Unpainted dolls stake their claim in local pop culture
Thomas Dolby would prefer you didn't think of him as a one-hit wonder
PlayStation 3 has potential -- but for the moment, little else.
West Palm's favorite indie music store is back on occasion.
South Florida's Jon Jacobs wants to be a millionaire. His business: virtual real estate.
Albert Brooks looks for comedy and comes up empty
Hollywood claims the sky is falling. To which we say Puh-lease.
Gary Davis scored an underground dance sensation in 1979. In 2004, he heard it for the first time.
A look inside the cribs of your favorite local rockers
SoFla's top music historian discovers goodies in the garage
The sweet, sweet sounds of SoFla
Don't panic; Blue Note Records isn't goin' anywhere
Pot laws are no joke, dude
Fear and self-loathing at the Minority Report junket
The Boca Auction Gallery
A reporter plunges into the heart of electoral darkness in Broward County, only to see the light -- through a pricked chad
Christopher Guest takes his comedy very, very seriously