Tom Brokaw

  • Blogs

    September 15, 2011

    From Crap to Key: Ex-Miami Beach Official Wants to Create Island Out of Port Tunnel Fill

    Aristotle Ares, 87, wants to resurrect an island lost to the elements 85 years agoThe Port of Miami Tunnel might be a boondoggle, but its construction continues apace. With a giant drill now in place, the big dig begins next month. The debate is now over where to dump the tons of crud. Environmental ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 29, 2010

    Google Turns 12: Top 12 Reasons We Want to Work There

    Illustration by American painter Wayne Thiebaud, via Google​Google's gettin' old. It turns 12 this week and the more we think about it, the more we realize our favorite search engine has educated us. Whenever we can't think of the answer to something? "Google it." Whenever we need to find directio ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 19, 2009

    Grandpa's Martini Test at Chicago's Steakhouse & Tavern

    Old-school booze bombs: the Well-Mannered Dirty Martini, left, and Chicago's Martini​You know, Tom Brokaw was right when he called our grandparents the "Greatest Generation." Not only did they fight World War II and rescue the world from the evil clutches of fascism, but Grandpa and Grandma totall ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 7, 2008
  • Calendar

    January 19, 2006

    The Tokin' Few

    Meet the "magnificent" Irvin Rosenfeld

  • Year End

    December 23, 2004

    Leaning Sideways

    In a year when small movies came up big, picking the best was a Payne

  • Film

    January 29, 2004

    Feast of Film

    The Miami International Film Festival, now over at Miami Dade College, turns yet another leaf

  • News

    April 3, 2003
  • News

    November 7, 2002

    Little Goes A Long Way

    Immigration attorney Cheryl Little spent years banging her head against INS bureaucracy, until a Haitian boat cracked it open

  • Culture

    January 3, 2002

    Rescue 9/11

    This year, a handful of shows provided the healing power of laughter

  • Culture

    November 22, 2001

    War on War Books

    Donald Miller has (re)written one of the best books on World War II, but will anyone care?

  • Calendar

    January 28, 1999

    Night & Day

    January 28 - February 3, 1999