Earlier this week, Venezuelan president Hugo Chavez announced that he'll be undergoing cancer surgery for the fourth time in less than two years. Chavez, who has held power in Venezuela since 1999, apparently isn't too optimistic about his chances; he's already named a successor to take his position ... More >>
A lament for lost carnage — and coherence.
No, Madonna. No. The 53-year-old pop star's new video for "Turn Up the Radio" is terrifying. And this has nothing to do with some outmoded idea that women shouldn't be sexual when they, like Madonna, are only a couple months younger than Alaska's statehood. No. What's wrong with this video is tha ... More >>
Croatia at first may not seem a prime vacation destination idea, but in reality it's the 18th most popular tourist destination in the world. Beaches, mountains and plenty of leftover shrapnel works, it seems.Tony is on the Croatian coast, on the Adriatic sea. The mostly temperate climate and relativ ... More >>
Except when it's not downright dull.
Michael Lyons might have found some of his victims in Miami, where he owned a house.Michael Lyons, also known as Mohan Singh, led a bizarre spiritual cult; lived a lavish, globetrotting lifestyle; and claimed to know Hollywood stars. He is also accused of raping many of his female devotees, telli ... More >>
A downtown Miami firm allegedly helped build an $8 billion Ponzi scheme. It could have been stopped.
In this week's sign that our world is doomed, witness the launch of Anxo, a Miami-based line of bulletproof clothing for civilians. Its slogan, and we can't make this shit up: "Our promise: You won't be a victim of fashion."Bulletproof clothing is not an original phenomenon, of course. In narco-rule ... More >>
Coast Guard epic succumbs to watery clichés
Reeves is back in a black trench coat, and there's more hell to pay
How two Jews from Jersey grew up in North Miami and found their inner Billy Joel in the bowels of an 88
How will Hollywood react now that real life is more terrifying than fiction?
Black-belt jujitsu megaman Marcus Silveira wants to meet you in the ring