If you're a non-horny commuter who uses the Dade County Route 73 bus, please drop us a line. We're starting to think the only people taking public transportation from Kendall to Miami Lakes are buff, shaved dudes who don't see any problem with trading a litany of carnal favors for a $2 bus ride. ... More >>
Miami has a reputation as a big sprawling city with little in the way of public transportation. A proposed new trolley system may change that, somewhat, someday, supposedly. According to Open Media Miami, the City Commission voted last week to allow City Manager Johnny Martinez to start contract ... More >>
The bus driver who crunched a Miami Beach cyclist's leg on Ocean Drive has a criminal history and a habit of reckless driving. On his record: Nine traffic infractions in a two year span -- including careless driving, operating an unsafe vehicle, and speeding 52 miles per hour in a 30 zone. He w ... More >>
Mayor Alvarez's state of the county address read like a high-priced wish list. [SFBJ]Charlie Crist Barack Obama = BFF 4eva. [CBS4]John P. "Jack" Seiler is the new mayor of Fort Lauderdale. [CBS4]What is it with the children of former police chiefs? Rolando Bolaños Jr., son of former Hialeah Polic ... More >>
If I decided to steal a Miami-Dade transit bus, I would hit 95 south and gun it straight to the Keys. The authorities would find me and the bus 6 months later, me driving the bus with one foot (because my hands would be full of the lobsters I just caught) and blasting Lil' Kim over the loudspeaker. ... More >>
When it comes to concocting bad government policy, Miami-Dade government officials are head and shoulders above everybody else. Last week, county commissioners Bruno Barreiro and Barbara Jordan floated the idea of asking voters to approve an additional half-cent sales tax to bail out the county’s ... More >>
Recently released from jail, Girls Gone Wild founder Joe Francis unleashed this juicy tidbit on the media Tuesday: "Kristin," a.k.a. Ashley Dupre, a.k.a. (former) Gov. Elliot Spitzer's petite, brunette escort, stripped for one of his GGW videos. Right here in Miami! Let's turn to the Associated P ... More >>
It costs a pittance and takes you to Margaritaville
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Are Buses for Bozos?
Why are the county's Metrobus drivers such a happy lot? Maybe because some earn more than $90,000 per year.
Metrobus is Dade's most effective public transportation. But when it comes to funding, the bus system and its patrons always get taken for a ride.