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  • Blogs

    May 1, 2014

    Miami's Ten Best Margaritas

    We've all had them. Those neon-green frozen things, reeking of cheap tequila and tasting like chemicals. That, dear friends, is not a margarita. The real drink is elegant and perfectly balanced. There are conflicting stories about the margarita's genesis, but many claim the drink, made with fresh l ... More >>

  • Film

    November 21, 2013
  • Calendar

    February 7, 2013
  • Blogs

    March 1, 2012

    Top Ten Margaritas: Classic, Spicy, and Pink

    ‚ÄčTo those of you who think a Margarita is that lime flavored slushy stuff that comes in a really big plastic container, think againThere are conflicting stories about the Margarita's genesis, but many claim the drink, made with fresh lime, tequila, and a touch of sweetness, was named after a beaut ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 28, 2010

    Culinary Ephemera: An Illustrated History

    ‚ÄčThis is a departure from our regular cookbook column in that the book we're featuring is not a cookbook. Plus it's new, as opposed to our usual old, or as we like to say "classic" books. But we bring it to you because it meets the main criteria: Cool reading. Culinary Ephemera is a collection of ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 22, 2009

    Is Bill McCollum Too Boring to be Governor?

    Not exactly Mr. Charisma. If politics really does come down to which candidate you'd rather have a beer with, then Bill McCollum's candidacy might as well be dead on arrival. The guy has never really screamed excitement or personality, but that hasn't stopped him from seekin ... More >>

  • Film

    April 30, 2009

    John Waters Brings His Filthy World to MGLFF

    For one night, the "Pope of Trash" reigns over South Beach.

  • Blogs

    April 16, 2009

    Why John Waters Is Not Reading This Blog

    Miami Gay and Lesbian Film FestivalFilmmaker John Waters hasn't made a public appearance in Miami since 2002, when he screened the film Boom! at Art Basel, but the "Pope of Trash" is back, thanks to the organizers at the Miami Gay and Lesbian Film Festival.Waters will be performing his ongoing ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 30, 2009

    Oh, Look, We Already Have Front Runners for 2014

    They don't share political idealogies, but they do share a hair stylist. It's a sign of just how much dominance Charlie Crist has in Florida politics that both races he could conceivably run in 2010 - Governor or, less likely, Senator - are having a hard time attracting big name candidate, but the n ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 19, 2008

    House GOP Goes Right Again, Leaving Miami's Moderates in the Cold

    All three of Miami's Republican representatives staved off Democratic challengers in the election, but the brand of Republicanism they represent is losing influence in their own party. While last week's Republican Governors Association conference didn't come to a clear conclusion on which ideolog ... More >>

  • Film

    July 10, 2008

    Devil May Care

    Big Red returns in a mindless, revved-up Hellboy sequel.

  • Culture

    April 20, 2006

    Stars and Cars

    Jump aboard the mother ship of two exhibits delivering a wild ride

  • Film

    August 10, 2000

    Tears of a Clown

    The Eyes of Tammy Faye teaches us that garish televangelists have feelings, too

  • Film

    November 26, 1998
  • News

    January 1, 1998

    The Resurrection of Robert Tilton

    Dogged by grabby ex-wives and financial scandals, a Texas prophet-for-profit brings his TV act to Miami Beach

  • Culture

    October 28, 1992
  • Film

    July 31, 1991
  • News

    December 26, 1990