Floridians love Publix: the friendly staff, the bakery, the subs (seriously, the subs). To many of us, the grocery chain is one of the greatest things to have ever been exported from the state. The store "Where shopping is a pleasure," however, is not such a pleasure to supply. For more than a dec ... More >>
Taylor Swift's in trouble. According to website Gossip Cop, the 22-year-old pop star and highest-paid celebrity under 30 spent the weekend with Robert F. Kennedy's grandson Conor at his family's New England compound in Hyannis Port, Massachusetts. Bad news ... Because if you consider all of the ... More >>
Black Star's Mos Def and Talib Kweli With Jay Rock, Black Bobby, and DJ D-Up Presented by Rock the Bells Fillmore Miami Beach Tuesday, September 27, 2011 Better Than: Most Tuesdays on God's great spaceship, Earth. Time travel can be a really good time. Especially when you're talking about takin ... More >>
For fans of actual hip-hop, Wacka Flocka Flame had a few things against him from the outset. First, there is, of course, the unfortunate name that recalls Fozzie Bear more than anything. Oh well, that's what you get when you decide to take your professional moniker from Gucci Mane's mumbled gibbe ... More >>
John Dawson fronted this pioneering Americana band.To read past installments of Notes from the Soundboard, click here. It's become all too common in our society to mourn the passing of those whose fame has taken them to the heights of international stardom, while all but ignoring others who perha ... More >>
A prison stay and bankruptcy can't keep him down.
A rogue state meets presidential candidates who pine for its fickle heart.
It is certainly good news that Miami-based Burger King announced this week that the company will begin buying eggs and pork from suppliers that don't confine their animals in crates and pens. PETA has declared a victory, as has the Humane Society of the United States. According to the New York Time ... More >>
Emilio Estevez blames the ills of the world on RFK's murder, but what about the man?
He may live in Miami Beach for now, but Anthony Kennedy Shriver has his eye on Tallahassee
D.A. Pennebaker doesn't make history, but he's captured so much of it
Novelist James Ellroy reshapes America's ugly history in his own image
Dead Elvis at Sunrise promises morning in America
The Boy Scouts earn a merit badge for intolerance
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