Madonna is a dirty, old lady. And though she wasn't always old, the Queen of Pop has been a hot and proud taboo-smashing slut from birth. Even before becoming famous, Ms. Madonna Louise Ciccone was making thought-provoking egg porn. She's also burned through an insanely long line of famous and u ... More >>
Every Friday, Riptide brings you the most eye-catching mugshots taken the previous week (or thereabouts) in Miami-Dade County. Yes, there is some mockery of bad neck tattoos, but also adulation directed at perps who just plain look more badass than we ever will. This is the italicized intro to that ... More >>
When it comes to tipping, Tiger is under par.It was reported by TMZ that President Obama "dropped over $200" on a burger lunch for he and a large group of campaign volunteers at Ted's Bulletin Restaurant in Washington, D.C. -- and that he "tipped more than 35%."However, not all famous people are ... More >>
Americans love gambling movies almost as much as they love gambling itself. What's not to like? You get the thrill of a high-stakes cards game from the comfort of a multiplex. Over the last few years, though, something happened. The gambling movie was replaced by ESPN. Suddenly, with the broadcas ... More >>
Another New Yorker takes the plunge down South.
A Sunday afternoon barbecue on South Beach is probably not the best place to interview a DJ, especially if the spinner's been knocking back mojitos for a couple hours before you pose your questions. Then again, this is the Magic City, and a large part of its allure comes from the fact that pleasu ... More >>
There's something a little Sheila E about Tracy Young. Her steadfast, stoic presence when she's doing her DJ thing reminds you of Prince's bongo-smacking concubine in her Arsenio Hall Show heyday. For both women, that temple-of-steel impenetrability is/was their greatest weapon in a male-dominated w ... More >>
Riptide continues to be thoroughly confused by the A-Rod-Madonna love connection. While she's no Einstein, Madonna seems to be comfortably above the average American intelligence level. A-Rod is a guy who hits balls with big pieces of wood for a living. Not that we want to be one of those blogs that ... More >>
As of this morning, mega pop-star Madonna and her former husband, film director Guy Ritchie, have been granted a "quickie" divorce through a court in London. The details of the divorce aren't nearly as sweet and sticky as some gossip hounds would like: Ritchie isn't expected to take a dime of Madonn ... More >>
Madonna steps into Guy Ritchies territory with a directorial debut.
Anything involving preying mantises and Madonna can't be boring.
via MadonnaliciousPaciello and Madonna in simpler times. Madonna doesn't look back to the past all that often. Constant reinvention is Madge's trademark, but every once in a while she takes a little time to reminisce. Her 2005 album Confessions on a Dance was a nod to her dance floor roots, and acc ... More >>
True or false, heist flick The Bank Job is too much fun to fact-check
Goldie at Laundry Bar If there's a face – okay, a set of grills – most closely associated with drum 'n' bass, it's Goldie's. The founder of Metalheadz, a label at the forefront of the genre's development, Goldie -- a.k.a. Clifford Joseph Price -- stands as a monument to the positive effects art ... More >>
Slevin plays Tarantino's game, without Tarantino's results
The Miami International Film Festival, part two
Tracy Young is the biggest circuit DJ in Miami. What's next?
A parade of crazies keeps this Sea afloat
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