If the bees die, we die. So believed Albert Einstein, who once said, If bees were to disappear from the globe, mankind would only have four years left to live." The bad news is, they are disappearing -- and fast. The good news is, we can still take steps to support our insect comrades, like attendi ... More >>
He's one of only a handful of men who can casually ask a woman to "suck a nigga's dick or something" without sounding like much of a chauvinist. "Bad bitches... [give] him head like lice" on a regular basis, and he's "been rich since the '90s." But Juicy J's success didn't happen overnight.
No Oscars were awarded for Dwyane Wade's fourth-quarter performance Sunday night. Just another Miami Heat win, that's all. With his team down seven with just under four minutes to go, the man they once called "Flash" played the role of superhero, scoring 11 of his 24 in the game's final five minutes ... More >>
Will the Academy really, really like it?
Last night, former Florida Governor Jeb Bush addressed the Republican National Convention on the topic of eduction. Well, education and milk. He talked a lot about milk, and how many different types of milk there are. Even during a night in which an old man talked to an empty chair on national telev ... More >>
Sell out ... The words no respectable rock 'n' roller ever wants to hear and the bane of forward-thinking ad agencies across the country. Of course, dance-rock geniuses LCD Soundsystem would never sell out their silver sound. So when T.G.I. Friday's needed a song like "Daft Punk Is Playing at My H ... More >>
Last night, as many of our loyal readers watched NBC's The Voice, ABC's Dancing with the Stars, and Travel Channel's No Reservations, a bit of virtual battle was taking place on Twitter. Perhaps a few (likely from the culinary industry) tuned into the live webcast of the James Beard Foundation award ... More >>
This Wednesday evening, pretty much every top chef in town will gather for what's turning out to be the Academy Awards of Miami dining: Johnson & Wales University's first annual Zest Awards.The invitation-only fete, to take place at the university's Academic & Student Center, is part of ... More >>
You know what happens when you mix a vehicle with five-foot tires, alcohol, self-proclaimed rednecks and Florida? That's right, something is getting smashed. Unfortunately, the thing that ended up getting smashed at the Redneck Yacht Club's annual "Swamp Cabbage Weekend" (yes, you read that corre ... More >>
You remember Skrawberry. She's one of the strippers who crashed Morning Joe's set last month (along with her friend an colleague Tip Drill who, Skrawberry reports, is expected to make an impressive recovery). Miss Skraw was also kind enough to provide us with her reactions to the Republican presi ... More >>
Just before Christmas, Chanukkah, and Kwanzaa hijacked our editorial focus, we here at Crossfade checked up on the annual Jazz in the Gardens music fest. And unfortunately, we were kinda bummed. We referred to the lineup as "lackluster." We complained about Kenny G's saxophone sucking. We called ... More >>
Eric TourneretHoneybees flying toward their hiveThis Friday, April 22, is Earth Day. After you wipe the tree-planting dirt off your hands, you can relax with an eco-conscious dinner and movie event that will give you a buzz in more ways than one.Three local, earth-loving organizations join forces ... More >>
via hipsterwave.comMachinedrum, AKA Travis Stewart.Travis Stewart, the man professionally known as Machinedrum, is a rarity in the world of electronic music. Nevermind the fact that he produces crazy tracks full of wild sound manipulations and noisy samples. Forget the fact that while he's mercur ... More >>
via pomegranatearts.comPhilip Glass is a heavyweight of contemporary minimalism. Alongside auteurs like Steve Reich and John Cage, Glass is, simply put, one of the biggest, boldest names in 20th century music. Much like the aforementioned peers-in-experimentation, his ouvre delicately (and del ... More >>
Mark this as a failure for local ad firm Crispin Porter Bogusky. Groupon.com has finally decided to pull it's Super Bowl ads created by the firm after public outrage. In the most controversial example, Oscar-winning actor Timothy Hutton talked passionately about the plight of the people of Tibe ... More >>
via Sundance ChannelGoogle Image search "Bruce Weber," and it might be easy to dismiss the photographer as a bit obsessed with nudity in black-and-white. After all, Weber is responsible for just about every softcore porn-style image associated with Abercrombie & Fitch, not to mentio ... More >>
When it comes to dealing with hardship, the boys from Buffalo just grin and bear it all!
Jackie Chan takes a long trip without going anyplace new
Stuck on You
Says fashionista Leon Hall: Miami, get yourself some style!
In Songcatcher, the music of Appalachia comes alive
She's finally been invited to the Oscar party, but what will she do after the ball?
Or: Why winning an Oscar sometimes means losing sight of a career
Tango Fantasy 2000
June 17 - 23, 1999
March 19-25, 1998