Gene Weingarten

  • News

    October 14, 2010

    Babies left in hot cars: Accident or crime?

    Some parents are never prosecuted. Antonio Balta got 20 years.

  • Blogs

    April 12, 2010

    No Pulitzers For the Herald, But Ex-Tropic Editor Gene Weingarten Nabs Another

    The 2010 Pulitzers were announced earlier this afternoon. Shockingly, New Times was not recognized for excellence in Kim Kardashian poop jokes. Maybe next year, kids. ‚ÄčThe Miami Herald also went without any hardware this year after nabbing a breaking news photography win last year. ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 2, 2008

    Tropic Hunt Up North

    Back in my days at the Miami Herald, I loved the guys at Tropic magazine. They drank heavily, played ping-pong in the office, and cracked all kinds of jokes -- dirty and otherwise. In short, they were (I say, completely lacking in humility) the New Times of their day. Tom Shroder, Joel Achenbach, B ... More >>

  • News

    November 26, 1998
  • News

    November 19, 1998

    It's Money That Matters

    Tropic gets axed after31 years and countless awards. Watch for the last issue: A gift guide.

  • News

    May 4, 1995

    Herald Cans Cripple

    Cartoonist John Callahan gets axed over seminal work