Let the library funding wars begin. At 9:30 this morning, the Miami-Dade County Finance Committee will meet for a first discussion on budgets for the upcoming fiscal year -- chief among them the county's beleaguered library system, which is facing a further $20 million cut without new taxes. Activ ... More >>
LocalYet another publication takes a crack at understanding the reaction to President Obama's changes in Cuba policy amongst Cuban Americans in Miami. This time it's the Washington Post, and they find, quite poetically, that the hard lines have softened. I think honestly though, the pieces on the ma ... More >>
When the Miami-Dade County Elections Department announced that it would put its touch-screen electronic voting machines through a "rigorous test" today, I pictured a real-life cast of traditionally disenfranchised voters: A self-proclaimed Luddite; someone with only hooks for hands; a couple of eld ... More >>
Destructive development, promising playwrights, and art for the wealthy
Caricatures, magic tricks, criminal investigations, and film festivals
Taped conversations, tabloid sleaze, and lessons in cocaine cultivation
Glitz and glam, rude boys, lost kids, and raging restaurateurs
TSA at MIA, KMAN's screed, and new rules for morons
Confusing breastfeeding with lawyering, and getting there by bus
Tallahassee, tips, unsung musicians, and daughterly advice
Miamiís corruption, midwivesí training, Cobainís legacy
Foul-mouthed writers, fully trained midwives, and bunched-up panties
Art and ethnicity and cops with nothing better to do
From nightclubs to culture wars to defending the defenders
Public defenders, female politicians, and the digital divide
Volunteers, hookers, belly dancers, and our man back in Havana
Hector's mom, divide and conquer the black community, and hippies in Havana
Cuban trade, crabby cabbies, and peace marchers
From Cuba and public debates to advertising and private parts
The Cuba embargo takes it on the chin
Go to Cuba, but do so legally
Haitians yearning to breathe free -- in Miami
Welcome to the great Rosie O'Donnell controversy
How do we loathe Jilda Unruh? Let us count the ways.
Can one man fix the nation's fourth-largest school system?
Why is "airport security" such a maddeningly frustrating oxymoron?
Read all about it: Republicans conspire to ruin public education!
All about those columnists' musical chairs.
Comments about black people, gay people, and restaurant people
It's classics vs. jazz on public radio
The heartless sea claimed the Fantome and crew
University of Miami administrators called for downfield interference
Top Cop Talks Shop: Yes, we've emerged from the dark ages, but can't we just skip over that part?
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