Robert Brown

  • Blogs

    July 24, 2012

    Florida Puppeteer Arrested for Plans to Kidnap, Rape, Cook, and Eat Children

    Robert Brown was about as successful a puppeteer as a puppeteer can be in Tampa Bay. He regularly performed in high schools, at kids' parties, and even for the Tampa Bay Rays.In his free time, though, he liked to log on to the Internet and discuss his fantasies about kidnapping, raping, cooking, and ... More >>

  • News

    August 26, 2010
  • Blogs

    August 9, 2007

    Summer Means Strange Days on Bikes

    It’s hot. Everyone who figured out a way to do so has fled Miami. Bike news is especially slow. Gone from the Bike Blog’s inbox are calls to meetings, the rallyings of the troops for this or that bike cause. Instead, hurricane season seems to have ushered in a rash of murder, mayhem, and carnage ... More >>

  • Music

    July 1, 2004

    First Edition

    The National Hip-Hop Political Convention sets an agenda for a new generation

  • News

    August 16, 2001

    Serpico Negro

    Ofcr. Ralph Wilson's two-year South Miami-Dade racial ordeal was a clear case of cop culture at its worst

  • News

    April 17, 1997

    The Fidel Fixation

    Exactly 36 years ago the Central Intelligence Agency blew it at the Bay of Pigs. For an encore it created the biggest commando operation in U.S. history -- right here in South Florida. It's time for a sentimental tour.