Over the Weekend - Obama, Dirtybird, Urban Beach Week, and Best of the Best

Residents of Miami Beach can breathe a sigh of relief; the hurricane known as Urban Beach Week is over. So far, I've only heard about the two men who got shot along Washington Avenue. (No worries, they survived.) In the coming days, though, we'll hear the statistics of people arrested and guns confiscated, which will eventually leave the NAACP and ACLU crying foul.

Obama Rally at BankAtlantic Center

Sayre Berman

Sen. Barack Obama made up for lost time by stopping by the BankAtlantic Center in Sunrise, Fla., in hopes of drumming up support in our always indecisive state.

Dirtybird Invasion at the Vagabond

Justin Namon

It was like the Hitchcock film when Dirtybird Records invaded the Vagabond Saturday night. San Francisco DJs Worthy and Christian Martin got everyone to "Work the Wall."

Urban Beach Week

Ivon David Rojas

The fashion! Oh the fashion! Urban Beach Week brought with it some, er, interesting choices in attire. This is a two-parter, so make sure to check out both part 1 and part 2.

Best of the Best 2008 at Bicentennial Park

Johnny Louis

Did Best of the Best live up to its name? With performances by T-Pain, Bounty Killer, Bling Dawg, Etana, Assassin and more, how could it not?

- Jose D. Duran

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