You read about the Great Twinkie Extinction here on Short Order (and everywhere else) and maybe you applauded, or more than likely, felt as if yet another piece of your childhood was being torn away from you by The Man.Well, there may be a reason to rejoice, put your footie pajamas on, and couch pot ... More >>
Photo: Marion von BoorThe Culture Room got sauced G. Love and Special Sauce with Giant Panda Guerilla Dub Squad Thursday, March 25, 2010 Culture Room, Fort LauderdaleThe Review:G. Love and his long-simmering Special Sauce flavored the sold-out Culture Room Thursday night with a signature blend of ... More >>
He's mellowed a lot.Not sure if you heard, but the Super Bowl's coming to Miami. Since the Dolphins didn't make it, we care nothing about the on-field contest. Far more intriguing is the galaxy of debauchery that will be descending on our innocent city for the big weekend -- including almos ... More >>
Night Watch is a regular column about bars and clubs by nightlife columnist Tara Nieuwesteeg. Downtown Delray was awash with Christmas lights. They were crawling up tree trunks and stretching across storefront windows; they dangled from awnings and snaked around wreaths at every art gallery, pet ... More >>
Jacob KatelChef Jeremiah Bullfrog serves Rakontur director Billy Corben.It's all about The U. It's a Canes thing. Miami loved the Hurricanes more than the Dolphins. Sloppy Jose, glass bottle Coke. Miami's own Billy Corben, from Dade County's own Cocaine Cowboy producing Rakontur, premiered his ne ... More >>
You've got to love Fort Lauderdale: where stilletoed women drink directly from the beer tap, where "happy hours" last eight-hours, and where the geriatrics can put 'em away with the best of them. During a single outing, I can rest my happy bar-hopping self at a classy hotel bar, then walk across ... More >>
Hugo Chávez hates America, and now he's banning a product close to our hearts: Coke Zero. A weird-tasting, chemical-laden, no-calorie substitute for an iconic soft drink we consume in order to feel a bit "healthier" is pretty much as good a symbol for modern America as anything. "The product sho ... More >>
Fratelli Lyon Dining on the fly at Fratelli LyonOn deadline? Early afternoon conference call? Stressed out in general? Type A personalities won't be left to starve thanks to a speedy and satisfying (for the tummy and wallet) lunch option at Fratelli Lyon. Th ... More >>
I had this epiphany last night, while I was sitting at the Churchill's bar sipping my third Jack and Coke: Every single bar in Miami (and possibly the whole country) has at least one TV set tuned to ESPN at all times. I went outside and saw Penny talking to a police officer. She was drinking a b ... More >>
Take a toke, but don't tell 'em what's inside.
They gathered in front of a rusty chainlink fence and a graffiti-covered "No Trespassing" sign: Mayor Manny Diaz, Commissioner Marc Sarnoff, and megadeveloper Tibor Hollo.Behind the fence, littered with plastic bottles and crushed Coke cans, stretched two acres of land facing an incredible view: Bis ... More >>
A rare traveling show gives life to the finds of a man who might have been the inspiration for Indiana Jones.
They came, they drank, they spelled.
English ... and now he's startin' to rap en español.
José El Rey rules with poetic justice and sweet, sweet music.
Three shows that demand to be seen — long after Basel has left town.
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At MAC, "Snap Judgments" breaks from clichés
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Trumpet player gets another tribute
Eddie Murphy plays Daddy, once more, just be "Cos"
New Year's dieting tip: Eat a lot
Allapattah residents want Big Cheese Diaz to help them run the rodents out of the nabe
The tourists may be gone, but the turntables spin on
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The National Association of Latino Independent Producers Conference 2000
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The Brazilian Divas
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Coral Gables officials send taxpayers' money to the lawyers in wheelbarrows. Guess they really don't like pretty red news racks.
Imagine a string of saloons where the barstools are comfy, the conversation giddy, and the drinks are always free