Fabiola Santiago

  • Blogs

    April 4, 2014

    In Defense of Ultra Music Festival

    Won't somebody please think of the children! Is everyone done with the pearl clutching in regards to Ultra Music Festival? I get it -- EDM is Satan in musical form. And if you'd believe Mayor Tomás Regalado and City Commissioner Marc Sarnoff, Ultra is the ninth circle of Hell. The reality is Ul ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 17, 2013

    With Mandela's Death, It's Time Miami's Leaders Said They Are Sorry For the Snub

    Uncle Luke, the man whose booty-shaking madness made the U.S. Supreme Court stand up for free speech, gets as nasty he wants to be for Miami New Times. This week, Luke recalls Miami's shunning of a great late icon. As world leaders memorialized Nelson Mandela last week in Johannesburg, Miami media ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 12, 2013

    Miami Herald Offers Buyouts to Critics, Columnists and More

    The Miami Herald has racked up three Pulitzers for commentary and another three for photography in its history, but the Doral-based paper is looking to shed some fat in both department. According to a memo obtained by Romenesko and Random Pixels, the paper announced to staff this morning that they'r ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 13, 2012

    Director Billy Corben Off the Hook for Tweeting During Jury Duty

    Billy Corben, Miami's master documentarian, has found himself innocent on charges of being a "Tweeting twit." Corben, director of films like The U and Cocaine Cowboys, pulled jury duty earlier this year and updated his Twitter and Facebook followers about the inanities of sitting on a jury, but neve ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 12, 2012

    Ten Things You Learn Serving Miami-Dade Jury Duty

    ​Silently judging other people is one of my top ten favorite activities of all time, but I was still a bit nervous when I found out I'd been called for the very first time to the Richard E. Gerstein Justice Building to serve my civic duty of jury service.Well, yesterday I showed up, sat in that bi ... More >>

  • Culture

    February 21, 2008


    Why the outrage? MAM's Wifredo Lam show is art at its finest.

  • News

    December 15, 1993