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    October 10, 2014

    Pepito's Plaza: Venezuelan Guilty Pleasures Await in a Doral Gas Station

    Next to a cooler filled with Monster and Red Bull, a group of police wolfs down burgers stacked with several meats covered by a dribble of egg yolk. Only a stack of Bud Light cases separates them from the cash register of this Doral Exxon, where people file in and out to buy gas and packs of cigaret ... More >>

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    September 5, 2014

    Best Places to Watch the Dolphins Opener

    The Miami Dolphins open the season this Sunday at home against the New England Patriots at 1 p.m. And it seems the same old questions loom: Will quarterback Ryan Tannehill improve? Will the offensive line hold it together? Do we have a running game? Is Bill Lazor's new offense going to bring some e ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 22, 2014

    Animal Agriculture Is Destroying the Planet

    Today is Earth Day, 24 hours when we all pause to consider how best to reduce that nasty number known as our carbon footprint. But what to do? Should we all drive Smart Cars? Recycle our Bud Light cans? Set Miami's collective A/C at 80 degrees? Actually, going meatless is the best thing any of us c ... More >>

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    January 9, 2014
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    November 14, 2013
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    September 18, 2013

    Miami Dolphins Opener: 11 Fun Drink Ideas For This Weekend's Game

    Sunday marks the first Miami Dolphins home game of the year, which means it's time to dust off those tents and charcoal grills that have been laying in your garage for the past eight months. It appears the Dolphins have raised their game on the field, so it's only fair you meet that intensity off of ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 2, 2013

    Metric with Jacuzzi Boys - Fillmore Miami Beach - August 1

    The Metric concert last night had to be the most punctual rock show to ever take place at the Fillmore Miami Beach. Maybe it was the five cameras preparing to stream the show live on MySpace; it was the Florida entry for Bud Light's 50/50/1 music festival -- 50 bands, playing 50 states on one night, ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 29, 2013

    Five Best Concerts in Miami This Week

    Living in one of the world's most popular party cities has its perks. Sure, you get herds of tourists who stop in the middle of the street to gaze at the reflection of the blinding sun off perfectly tanned, sweaty beach bods ... But you also get a slew of talented artists who make it all the way t ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 26, 2013

    Who Wants Free Tickets for Metric at the Fillmore Miami Beach?

    "Can you read my mind? Read my mind." That's Emily Haines talking. She's the moodily magnetic singer for Canadian indie-pop crew Metric. And if you've been blessed with telepathy (or even just, uh, read this blog's headline), then you already know ... Ms. Haines, Metric, the Fillmore Miami Beach, ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 10, 2013

    Pitbull Ranked Ninth Worst Rapper of All Time

    From the weed to the X, from the X to the blow, Pitbull has hustled his Cuban-American dick off to fulfill a prophecy that he rapped about nearly ten years ago on "305 Anthem": "Mark my words, I'm next to blow." He was right. El tipo's proven to be a master pitchman, hawking a cleverly calculated ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 1, 2013

    Fourth of July Cocktails From Miami's Hottest Mixology Spots

    Fourth of July is just around the corner, which means it's almost time to commemorate our nation's independence with a cold one. But if you're more into top-shelf spirits than Bud Light, this occasion calls for fewer coozies -- more cocktails. Check out these patriotic drink options from some of Mi ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 20, 2013

    Free Drinks Before Heat Watch Party at Elwoods Tonight

    Wow. That last Heat game really took a lot out of us, and tonight's game promises to be just as dramatic. What can we say except: you're going to need a drink. If you haven't pawned your grandmother's ring to buy tickets, we invite you to join up for the Miami New Times' Tweet Up tonight at Elwoods ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 17, 2013

    Metric Headlining Bud Light Music First Tour's 50/50/1 at Fillmore Miami Beach

    "50 concerts, 50 states, one day" ... Just a couple of weeks ago, we here at Crossfade announced that Bud Light Music First tour would be coming to Miami. Other cities had already gotten their headliners, including Kendrick Lamar and The Hold Steady, for "Bud Light Music First's grand finale, 50/ ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 3, 2013

    Bud Light Music First Tour's "50 Concerts, 50 States, 1 Day" Coming to Miami

    Sure, craft beers and independent breweries may offer a better selection. Some would even argue a better product. But when was the last time that a small beverage business managed to tap the likes of Kendrick Lamar and The Hold Steady for a "never-before-seen live music event" or gave away over 50 ... More >>

  • Calendar

    May 2, 2013
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    April 23, 2013

    Shane Battier Got a Truck Full of Bud Light

    Recently, the Miami Heat's Shane Battier admitted that his only pregame superstition is sticking to drinking the same beer."I try to drink the same beer -- Bud Light -- but that's about it," Battier told an blog. "You never know. I don't want to chance luck and switch up brands, so I'm stayi ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 31, 2013

    Super Bowl Watch Parties in Miami

    The big game is this Sunday in New Orleans and the Big Easy is filled with fans lining the streets to celebrate Super Bowl XLVII Mardi Gras style.Sure, fans lucky enough to have scored a ticket to the game get to see the Baltimore Ravens and the San Francisco 49ers go head-to-head in person, but the ... More >>

  • Music

    January 3, 2013
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    December 28, 2012

    Miami's Best Eats and Drinks This Weekend

    For the past few weeks, Short Order has been wrapping up all things food-related in one giant, virtual doggie bag labeled 2012. From Pete Wells' epic skewering of Guy Fieri to the played-out pork belly - it's been a wild ride on the foodie roller coaster this year. And now that you're facing your l ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 17, 2012

    Beer, Bacon, Spam, and Pickles: Ten Wacky Xmas Ornaments

    For foodies like us, the holiday season is all about eating, drinking and well, eating some more. Seriously, it's why we wear stretch pants for the entire month of December. To carry the tradition past the table -- there are all kinds of funky food and drink themed decorations to give your home tha ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 30, 2012

    Luke Bryan Headlining Country Concert Before BSC National Championship Game in Miami

    Oh. My. God. The Orange Bowl Committee just announced via press release that Luke Bryan is going to headline the Bud Light Championship Game Day Fan Zone outside of Sun Life Stadium before the BCS National Championship Game! We did it, Miami. The 348-member non-profit organization heard our cry ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 7, 2012

    Miami's Best Free Ladies' Nights

    There are a lot of disadvantages to being a woman: you are paid less, bear children (OK, that one's not all bad), and you must pee sitting down. It's a rough life. Given this state of affairs, drinking for free is the least the fairer sex deserves. Luckily, lots of places in Miami bow to the femini ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 7, 2012

    Pitbull, The Actor, Debuts in Blood Money, a Hyperviolent Shaolin Drug Flick Set in Miami

    Ever since stepping off la esquina, Mr. 305 has harbored deep hopes of becoming Mr. Hollywood. So whenever he hasn't been too busy honing his craft in Bud Light commercials or buttering up movie biz elites with personalized remixes of the Men in Black III theme, this budding thespian has dedicated ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 17, 2012

    Pitbull, Flo Rida, Brad Paisley Announced for Bud Light Port Paradise Cruise in November

    From Kodiak to the Caribbean, corporate sponsorships are taking Pitbull around the world. Just last month, Mr. Worldwide touched down in Alaska, posed with a stuffed bear, and attended an Alutiiq ceremony as a cross-promotional brand ambassador for Walmart and Sheets Energy Strips. He performed at ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 22, 2012

    Miami Heat Watch Parties Tonight: Free Drinks at Haven, Wings at Moe's

    The Miami Heat play the Indiana Pacers tonight with an 8 p.m. tip-off. With a 2-2 tie, fans not lucky enough to have scored tickets will be glued to the television for this game.There are several options for you to get out and cheer on the team to white-hot victory. Here are a few of the places offe ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 21, 2012

    Bud Light Truck Crashes Into Canal in Florida City

    ​Well, looks like someone is going to need the cool, smooth, relaxing taste of a Bud Light after this accident.An 18-wheeler branded with Bud Light logos is currently floating in a canal way down in Florida City.

  • Blogs

    February 10, 2012

    Tobacco Road's Flying Tomato Smash & Bash: Food Fight With Free Beer

    Courtesy Tobacco RoadAhhh, a bed to tomatoes..​"The tomatoes are here," the call said. When you're invited to see what about 10,000 pounds of tomatoes look like (25,000 of the ripe red fruit), you get in the car and go.There, in the parking lot of Tobacco Road they were. A mound of tomatoes, await ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 7, 2012

    Here Weego: Bud Light Helps Rescue Dogs at Super Bowl

    ​Long before cable television and the thousands of programming choices that we now have, television was born in the late 1920s. Its primary function was (and it may surprise some) and still is to serve as a means of communication during emergencies. That's why we have those pesky emergency drills. ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 6, 2012

    Five Things We Learned From Super Bowl XLVI

    ​Did you catch the big game last night, champ? Oh, it was truly one for the ages. There was plenty of action, highs and lows, and surprises around every turn. And that's just the commercials.The Giants-Patriots showdown was more than the mere spectacle of violence and pain we've become accustomed ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 3, 2012

    Seven Super Bowl Commercials You Can Watch Right Now

    ​The best part about the Super Bowl isn't the football, the nachos, or the pizza. Who are we kidding? It's the commercials.Those sneaky little buggers that make us hold our pee during game breaks are baaaaack. Bladder infections aside, we'd do anything to get our grubby hands on what the creative ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 2, 2012

    Super Bowl XLVI: Miami's Top 10 Affordable Places To Watch It or Take Out

    ​​One of the teams competing for the holy grail of football is the New York Giants, who are really from New Jersey. That's pretentious. The other team, the New England Patriots, presumably represents all six states of the region. This is like the Miami Dolphins calling themselves the Southeaster ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 28, 2011

    Florida Beer Company Says Bud Light Stole Their Blue Bottle Idea

    ​Now that craft beer has firmly established itself as more than a market niche, beer giants are looking to microbreweries for their next edge. To wit:Anheuser-Busch Inbev is going bottle to bottle with South Florida's Florida Beer Company and FBC is not too excited about it.Next month the bee ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 21, 2011

    Win Free Tickets to Pitbull's Bud Light Afterparty at Bongo's Tomorrow

    ​Who wants free tix to Pitbull, Enrique Iglesias, and Prince Royce too? Enter by 4 p.m. today. After getting drunk, stoned, and knocked upside the head by Enrique Iglesias's Euphoria Tour at the American Airlines Arena tomorrow, you're gonna be way too hyped and horny to just call it a night. N ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 16, 2011

    Miami Dolphins Buy Own Tickets to Avoid Blackout

    ​Well, you can't Dolphins owner Stephen Ross has never done anything nice for fans: he's taken the costly and unusual step of ordering the team to buy out the remaining stock of unsold tickets to ensure that Sundays game against the Houston Texans isn't blacked out on local television.

  • Blogs

    August 3, 2011

    ArtOfficial, Electric Piquete, and All-You-Can-Drink Beer With Thrilla at the Villa August 13

    ​Find us an event with all-you-can-drink beer and all you've gotta do is point the way. Thrilla at the Villa is a day-long brew bonanza at Villa 221, complete with performances by bands like ArtOfficial and Electric Piquete, and greasy food. Now we could pretend that all of it sounds superappea ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 4, 2011

    Tobacco Road's Red, White and Booze (Pictures)

    All photos by Laine Doss​On Saturday night, Tobacco Road held its Red, White and Booze party, featuring food and drink from over a dozen food trucks and American micro-breweries and distilleries, though Budweiser and Bud Light seemed to still be the reigning king of beer. Live music, conte ... More >>

  • Calendar

    March 31, 2011
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    February 14, 2011

    Upper Eastside Date From Hell, Part Three

    ​In honor of Valentine's Day, Short Order offers a three-part story on a date gone wrong.We scooted across Biscayne to Jamboree Lounge (7005 Biscayne Blvd.). Now, the outside of this joint, with the playful font on its sign and the warm red and green lights that shine across its door, had me expec ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 10, 2011

    Worst Valentine's Day Date Suggestions Ever

    Image via Flickr/WebDetail​It's pretty easy to make most dates happy on Valentine's Day -- meet him or her with some flowers or candy, then head for a fancy or trendy restaurant and proceed to have a wonderful candlelit meal, followed by a decadent dessert. It takes more imagination, however ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 5, 2010

    Flip Burger Bar on the Happy Hour Hunt

    The Place: Flip Burger Bar ​1699 NE 123rd St.North Miami305-741-3547flip-burgerbar.comThe Hours: Monday through Friday from 4 p.m. - 7 p.m.The Deals: Get two-for-one draft beers (reg. $3-$5), house wines (reg. $6-$8), and select bottles (reg. $3). Beers on draft include Miller Lite, Stella Artois, ... More >>

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    June 9, 2010

    Ecco Pizzateca & Lounge on the Happy Hour Hunt

    ​Pizza usually provokes images of the following: greasy deliciousness, Ninja Turtles, chain commercials, late night munchies & movie nights, or indigestion. Rarely does society associate pizza with sexy. That concept was altered (at least locally) when Ecco Pizzateca & Lounge showed up dow ... More >>

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    May 14, 2010

    Happy Hour Hunt Twofer: Sugarcane and Lost Weekend

    Sugarcane Raw Bar Grill3250 NE 1st Ave., Midtown Miami786-369-0353 / sugarcanerawbargrill.comThe Deal: Monday - Friday, 4 p.m. - 7 p.m. ​Get $5 signature cocktails, $18 sangria pitchers & beer pitchers, and $24 cocktail pitchers. The eclectic cocktails options include the sour-sweet Sao Paulo ... More >>

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    March 18, 2010

    March Madness Deals and 33 Big TV's at The Sports Exchange

    The Sports Exchange's Shrine.​What's the best place to get caught up in March Madness? The Shrine. That's what The Sports Exchange in Coral Gables calls its' 50-foot-long bar backed by a 25-by-8-foot, high-definition projection screen, which is surrounded by eight 58-inch, high-definition plasma t ... More >>

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    December 24, 2009

    Ten Worst Foodie Christmas Tree Ornaments, Epic Fails

    There are a lot of stupid niche markets that get exploited by crafty entrepreneurs come holiday season, but maybe the stupidest one we've seen yet is for foodie Christmas ornaments. They're not cute, or funny, and we don't know what kind of inbred, backwater, shit hole town you grew up in, but food ... More >>

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    January 29, 2009

    Dumb Sex Ads and Light Beer Aren't the Spirit for Flight Attendants

    For far too long, Riptide has singled out Burger King as our favorite locally based company with desperately attention-seeking advertising to blog about. At least BK's stunts take a bit of thought and steer clear of the cheap and easy "sex sells" mode of advertising. Not so for the Miramar-based dis ... More >>

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    February 19, 1998

    Don't Drink on an Empty Stomach -- Or Else!

    Thanks to a recent Miami police crackdown, sipping a beer without ordering food can be a costly proposition

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