Between 1984 and 1989, Don Johnson and Philip Michael Thomas, as "Sonny" and "Rico," respectively, were the coolest motherfuckers on television, eliminating highly dramatized drug crime 'round South Beach in pimp Armani blazers over pastel t-shirts on NBC's Miami Vice every Friday night. And just li ... More >>
Today marked the official beginning of election season, with early voting kick-starting around Miami-Dade for the November 3 general elections, and here at Riptide we're feeling that democratic itch.via Pinkieeegirl's FlickrTubbs has spoken.But, frankly, we're already looking forward to next Augu ... More >>
A former cult member crashed the UM rally.
Ten murders and Haitian gangs roil the quiet town of North Miami.
Drugs, guns, violence, beauty, style, and the illusory world of Miami Vice
Tubbs throws off the Vice and makes nice with musical theater for kids
This tiny village is one of the county's most diverse, and boy do they fight about it
The low end of the South Beach modeling scene is a tangle of lies, violent threats, and bad manners
What is Miami's greatest natural resource? Corruption, of course! So let's get out there and sell it!
Way back in 1998 the citizens of Dade County rose up and declared themselves an independent republic. Then the hangover hit.
Celia Cruz, Walter Mercado, and now Philip Michael Thomas. The for-profit prophet trade is really booming in this town. What will they think of next?
And the winner by a landslide is...
Just what this city needs -- an official song
He's Jimi Hendrix. He's Cheech. He's Chong. He's a human sound-effects machine.