Mary Poppins

  • Blogs

    February 13, 2014

    Watch Pogo's Sweet Willy Wonka Remix (Video)

    Rabid fans of music, Disney, or YouTube may already be familiar with Pogo. The music producer and remix artist is know for his incredibly watchable video edits that combine the music, voices, and sounds from beloved childhood classics like Sesame Street, Alice in Wonderland, and Mary Poppins into ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 13, 2013

    Hey Eat, Drink, Love! Women in the Food Industry Are Not Dumb Sluts... Really

    Watching the season premiere of Eat, Drink, Love on Bravo last evening, I kept repeating one phrase, "My brain hurts." The reality television "docu-drama" which follows the eating and mating habits of five women in the Los Angeles food scene, makes the Real Housewives of anywhere seem like nuns wit ... More >>

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    December 27, 2012
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    December 27, 2012
  • Blogs

    October 9, 2012

    Andrew Bird, Hardest Whistling Man in Show Biz, at the Fillmore Miami Beach, October 8

    Andrew BirdWith Here We Go MagicFillmore Miami BeachMonday, October 8, 2012Better Than: Combing NPR's All Songs Considered archives. Last night, the Fillmore Miami Beach was temporarily transformed back into the old Jackie Gleason Theater as incredibly skilled multi-instrumentalist Andrew Bird brou ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 3, 2012

    Mugshots Friday: Angry Birds and the Queen of Swagger

    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 >>

  • Blogs

    July 27, 2012

    London 2012 Olympics: Introducing Your Florida Athletes

    See also "Six South Florida Athletes To Keep Tabs On During the Games" and "London 2012 Olympics: South Florida Athletes (Photos)"Something called "the Olympic Spirit" is in the air, and suddenly, we're suppose to care about equestrian sports and whether or not China is sending 10-year-olds to destr ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 23, 2009

    SuperNanny in Miami to Find Weirdo Families

    Since swapping your wife will undoubtedly lead to your child taking faux rides in a foil balloon and one of your family members cutting one on Larry King Live, hiring a new millennium Mary Poppins may be a better way to make your foray into reality television. And you just may end up with a hou ... More >>

  • Film

    April 24, 2008


    The next wave of post-9/11 political films trades sobriety for satire.

  • Calendar

    January 31, 2008

    Chew, Then Chug

    Beer’s on the menu in Hollywood.

  • Music

    March 16, 2006


    "Plastic Mile" (Too Pure/Beggars)

  • Film

    February 9, 2006

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    Nanny McPhee

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    May 19, 2005
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    May 6, 2004

    Porch Patrol

    Brownsville resident Lorenzo Jones is waging a one-man war against the drug dealing across the street

  • News

    January 29, 2004

    Miami's B-Movie Mogul

    K. Gordon Murray may have invented the weekend kiddie matinee, but don't forget his scowling bikers, howling werewolves, lumbering mummies, brain-sucking monsters, and scheming decapitated heads

  • Culture

    October 19, 2000

    Stage Fright

    A Halloween show that's 100 percent local, original, and -- surprise -- good

  • Music

    August 3, 1994

    Romancing the Bean

    The rich brown joe flow has been the grounds for plenty of perky pop

  • News

    July 28, 1993
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    February 17, 1993

    The Look of a Warrior

    Tony Bryant is a black militant, a hijacker, a survivor of Cuban prisons, and a Castro-hating commando. And don't you forget it.