| Nov 15, 2014
| 9:22 PM
MIAMI GARDENS — Twenty-six-and-oh.
How does the Haterade taste after FSU's 30-26 win Saturday night?
Third double-digit deficit of the season? No problema.
We can go Spanish-style here because we're in South Florida, home of high-octane...
| Nov 20, 2014
| 5:03 PM
Unfortunately, this past week has confirmed that winter has come early and with a vengeance. As the memories of street fests, al fresco brunches and Sunday softball games fade away, it’s time to compile the winter bucket list before you find...
| Nov 20, 2014
| 6:42 PM
The 50th anniversary of the founding of British rock band The Kinks passed without a reunion in 2013. The same milestone of the group’s debut album and huge first hit, “You Really Got Me,” is about to suffer the same fate as 2014...
| Jul 7, 2014
| 10:03 PM
It was the first day of Donald Sterling's final desperate fight for the Clippers, the first day of his last battle for the reputation of his sanity and the ownership of his basketball team.
And he didn't show.
"We call Donald Sterling!" lawyer...
| Dec 10, 2014
| 5:53 PM
There are 26 people on the UC Board of Regents, the august body that sits atop the University of California system. Of those, 18 are appointed to 12-year terms by a governor. One is the governor. And only one is a student. Right now that's Sadia...
| Dec 18, 2014
I'm ticked off that political calls are exempted from the 'Do Not Call' program. Those are precisely the calls that are most annoying and should be the main target of the program.
To the person complaining about the pronunciation of the word 'envelope:'...
| Dec 25, 2014
| 2:30 AM
The plot was so bizarre it was hard to believe: The government of North Korea, offended by an adolescent comedy that jokes about assassinating Kim Jong-un, warns Americans not to go see the movie because they might blow up any theatre that screens it....
| Dec 26, 2014
| 7:59 AM
Bark at me, purr at me -- doesn't matter! I love when you squawk back. Here are some interesting notes and comments from readers. Keep those emails coming to email@example.com
Comment: "I came across a ridiculous comment of yours, something along the...
| Oct 7, 2014
| 12:30 PM
VANCOUVER, British Columbia -- A recent Ipsos Reid poll found that 64 percent of Canadians support the participation of Canadian Forces jets in airstrikes against Islamic State targets in Iraq. What refreshing moral clarity. In reality, however, the use...
| Oct 8, 2014
| 2:37 PM
We left Chicago in a van heading for a camping trip in Michigan. I didn't really know my traveling companions, and my girlfriend at the time knew just two or three who were friends of friends.
But on the road, you get to know folks pretty quickly and...
| Oct 29, 2014
| 8:08 AM
We have no winner in last week's "What Is It?" quiz, which isn't surprising, since only one person answered.
I did get some Facebook responses, none of which were exactly correct. Here it was mostly crickets, as usual since we switched blog...