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    August 13, 2013

    Cake Boss Buddy Valastro Seeking Miami Bakery for Show

    In Hoboken, New Jersey, people line up in front of Carlo's Bakery for pastries and cakes. The shop, in business since 1910, was busy long before the Valastro family gained fame and recognition on the show, Cake Boss. Now, Buddy Valastro, the master baker behind both show and the bakery, wants to s ... More >>

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    January 11, 2013

    Miami's Best Eats and Drinks This Weekend

    When Rebecca Black made that horrific music video "Friday," the only thing the poor girl wanted to convey was that it was just freakin' Friday. There is no soul out there that doesn't rejoice after hearing the news that it's the last day of the work week, when a full 48 hours of relaxation are on de ... More >>

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    January 10, 2013
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    October 22, 2012

    The Cake Boss Coming to the Fillmore Miami Beach

    Hoboken, New Jersey, a mile-square town across the river from New York, is known as the birthplace of both Frank Sinatra and baseball. Restaurants turn into nightclubs at night, the quaint brownstone and tree-lined streets are filled with 20-somethings who can't afford both apartments in Manhattan a ... More >>

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    August 9, 2012

    Miami Ink Guys Cash Out of Love Hate Lounge on South Beach; DJ Selfborn Takes Over

    See also a four-step guide on "How To Piss Off the DJ" from Love Hate Lounge's DJ Selfborn. Yo, club rats ... The Miami Ink guys have cashed out of Love Hate Lounge on South Beach, leaving DJ Selfborn (the guy who started the most successful night, the Classic Sundays hip-hop party) in charge, al ... More >>

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    January 3, 2012

    The Five Weirdest Reality TV Shows Coming This Season

    ​Is it just us, or is tv getting more bizarre by the day? Five years ago, if you'd asked us if a show about storage facilities would be successful, we'd have yawned in your face. Today, of course, Storage Wars is just the tip of the "watch these weird people with unorthodox jobs" genre iceberg. Th ... More >>

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    August 15, 2011

    Strange Food Addictions: Chalk, Cigarette Ashes, Drywall, and More (Video)

    TLCGuess our secret addiction to cave-aged Gouda with cheap wine isn't so bad, after all.​Once upon a time, a cable television network called TLC stood for The Learning Channel. It promised to bring educational and scientific programming designed to elevate our lives with the light of knowledge.Pr ... More >>

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    August 10, 2011

    Weight Loss Surgery Is the Easy Way Out

    ​US News & World Report recently noted that gastric bypass surgery not only cuts your appetite but also might reduce your desire for high-fat foods. Over the years, I've had friends who have suffered through gastric bypass or lap band procedures. They've all shed weight as if they had made a ... More >>

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    April 13, 2011

    To Eat or Not to Eat... the Couch

    via Flickr walknbostonLooks like somebody threw up on the sidewalk.​Yum. Look at that plump, juicy... sofa?You might be familiar with pica -- the disorder that leads people to eat stuff like soap, chalk, batteries, coins, hair, and dirt -- from watching the show My Strange Addiction on T ... More >>

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    April 29, 2010

    Celebrity Chef Curtis Stone: Interview, Part One

    Chef Stone: an Aussie with American spirit​Maybe you've never eaten his food, but now that Curtis Stone has managed to hang on for seven Celebrity Apprentice episodes, much of America hungers for whatever he's willing to cook up. This Aussie chef known as much for his talent as his spiked, blonde ... More >>

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    January 3, 2008

    2007 Music Year in Review

    It's all in the stars.

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    October 5, 2006

    Family First

    Garcia and Crazy Hood do it their way

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