| May 23, 2013
I am a lifelong Cubs fan, and I'm one of those lifelong Cubs fans who equate the White Sox with the Green Bay Packers, St. Louis Cardinals and Miami Heat: You are the unseemly other, and I delight in your every failure.
After thousands of innings of...
| May 24, 2013
| 12:55 PM
Hipsters are making beer more expensive, or at least that’s the argument that’s been popular the last couple of days. But the brewing industry -- run by enormous multinational conglomerates -- has been planning price hikes for years. ...
| Jan 24, 2013
| 2:46 PM
Wedding date: Dec. 31, 2012
Her story: Tiffany Trask, 26, grew up in Columbia and is a nurse in the Navy. Her mother, Karen, is a financial analyst and her father, Tim, is a building supervisor.
His story: Jason Harriman, 30, grew up in Laurel. He...
| May 16, 2013
| 6:57 AM
After the coffee. Before my last day of upfront presentations. Phew!
The Skinny: I love New York but it seems to have gotten even more crowded since I left years ago. I can't deal! Thursday's headlines include CBS's new fall schedule and a restructuring...
| May 8, 2013
| 11:03 AM
Florida's legislature debated the terms of a proposed bill that would allow the sale of 64-ounce growlers, among other provisions for beer business, for months. The bill died when the legislative session ended May 3.
Rep. Katie Edwards of Plantation...
| May 10, 2013
| 7:32 AM
It can happen to anyone. Friends stop over and bring a six-pack to share. This is good, you think, of the mixed six-pack of specialty microbrews which have limited distribution. Perhaps your friends brought a 12 pack of Busch Light, made by American...
| Apr 27, 2013
| 10:46 AM
An old gambling joke says the difference between a prayer in church and a prayer in a casino is that, in a casino, you really mean it.
But when it comes to gambling in Florida, the Legislature isn't wasting time on prayers.
It's buying the results...
| Apr 28, 2013
If the Denver Post's recent description of Philip Anschutz as a reclusive billionaire is accurate, then he certainly could afford to bankroll the LPGA's Kingsmill Championship for decades.
But when Anschutz's Colorado-based Xanterra Parks and Resorts...
| May 2, 2013
WILLIAMSBURG — The LPGA has never seen a playoff like last year's at Kingsmill, and for spectators, the format was perfect. As Jiyai Shin and Paula Creamer dueled time after time after time on the River Course's 18th hole, fans lining the fairway or...
| Mar 29, 2013
| 1:32 PM
Standing on a sideline in Scott Stadium last Saturday in a long gray winter coat, it would’ve been easy to mistake Chris Brathwaite with just another spring football practice onlooker.
This particular spring, that’s exactly what he is. He&...
| Jan 5, 2012
| 4:33 PM
Morning Fix features stories on Netflix, Comcast, the FCC, Keith Olbermann and the Super Bowl and how other media moguls are not following News Corp. Chairman Rupert Murdoch on to Twitter....