Amy Guthrie

  • Blogs

    May 13, 2010

    South Florida Lesbian Softball League Suddenly Relevant to Elena Kagan Discussion

    Kagan on the front page of yesterday's Wall Street Journal​Anytime a woman who doesn't quite fit the norms of what society deems feminine gains some influence in American politics, it seems lesbian rumors follow. Go ask the ghost of Eleanor Roosevelt, or, for someone living who you might actually ... More >>

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    June 4, 2009

    Letters from the Issue of June 4, 2009

    "I've seen racing greyhounds covered in mud, fleas, their own feces, and sores and gashes that would horrify even a vet."

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    March 5, 2009

    Letters from the Issue of March 5, 2009

    "Let him foolishly make money off of these animals, and we'll mop up the mess when something tragic finally happens."

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    December 10, 2008

    New Times Wins Big

    Miami New Times staff writer Francisco Alvarado has been named journalist of the year in the Florida Awards of Excellence contest, edging out writers from every daily, weekly, and other newspaper across the state. His coverage of schools, immigration, and -- um -- marijuana cultivation knocked the ... More >>

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    October 16, 2008

    Letters from the Issue of October 16, 2008

    "I was thinking about letting my daughter enroll at Barry University but have changed my mind big time."

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    September 16, 2008

    DJ Khaled Album Out Today; Does In-Store at Best Buy in Pembroke Pines

    The screaming voice for hip-hop on the South Florida airwaves has been on the road promoting his newest album, We Global, for many days now. But this afternoon DJ Khaled is making a pit stop in Broward signing as many copies of his album as you want to purchase Starting at 5 p.m., Khaled - and some ... More >>

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    July 16, 2008

    Super Mario Side-Scrolls Into Redbull’s Flugtag in Tampa

    The concept took shape over a couple of beers. Mustaches, the recent college grads decided. We definitely need mustaches. The tall skinny fellow could be Luigi; the squat round one Mario. And the architect of the whole scheme – well, he's Donkey Kong, of course. How is it possible that nobody els ... More >>

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    June 26, 2008

    Letters from the Issue of June 26, 2008

    "How many times have we heard the expression 'look for trouble hard enough and you'll find it'? What an a**hole."

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    April 3, 2008

    Scarface in Miami

    Twenty-five years ago this month, the gangster epic caused a local stir.

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    February 21, 2008

    Letters from the Issue of February 21, 2008

    "If the biggest issue some Grovites have to fight about is a dog park, I suggest they all get a life."

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    December 17, 2007

    Last Night: Cafe Tacuba at the Gusman Center

    Café Tacuba Gusman Center Dec 16, 2007 Media: Check out a slideshow from the concert. Between the art deco splendor of the Gusman Center and the flock of Mexican hipsters making their way through the nipply cold wind tunnels downtown last night - it felt like we were in Chilangolandia instead of ... More >>

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    November 29, 2007

    Haitians Sent Home

    Refugees fled slavery, slaughter, and starvation, and got rejected.

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    November 1, 2007

    Letters from the Issue of November 1, 2007

    "Calling an illegal alien an undocumented worker is like calling a drug dealer an unlicensed pharmacist"

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    October 4, 2007

    Letters from the Issue of October 4, 2007

    "I reject claims that Timoney is bad"

  • Blogs

    September 24, 2007

    Concert Review: Stevie B at Nectar Lounge

    Stevie B Thursday, September 20, 2007 Nectar Lounge The Review: It's a sad thing when your life peeks at 13. Ever wonder what those kids that used to rule the roller skating rink grew up to look like? Well, kind of the same - ghetto-fabulous in tight clothes and big earrings - but fatter. Waitin ... More >>