| Feb 23, 2011
| 4:23 PM
TITUSVILLE — This city never wanted the space program. Fifty years later, Titusville is getting its wish.
The shuttle is ending, Constellation is canceled, the city is dying, and there is no Buck Rogers from Washington coming to the rescue.
| Feb 26, 2011
Jamie Oliver presses a "happy cow" veggie burger on me with the fervor of a believer handing out religious pamphlets. He asks me whether I love it, but his smile is pure certainty that I will -- and even love him for making it. He's stepped out from the...
| Feb 28, 2011
HOW IT WORKS:
* You get a small box, such as an Apple TV ($99; apple.com/appletv), Roku ($59.99-$99.99; roku.com) or Boxee Box from D-Link (about $199; boxee.net/buy).
* Connect the box to your TV via HDMI or standard cable, and hook up the box to...
| Feb 28, 2011
"I WATCH TONS OF TV. I DON'T WANT TO WAIT FOR MY SHOWS, AND I DON'T WANT TO FOOL WITH A COMPUTER."
Stick with cable. Easy to use and costs less than buying your favorite shows episode by episode.
"I JUST WANT TO WATCH THE SHOWS I WANT TO WATCH."
| Mar 2, 2011
What it is: A German maibock — a style breweries usually trot out for a few months each spring. The heavy malt in a maibock makes it a bit thick and savory for summer heat, but lacking roast or heft, most maibocks are too light during the coldest...
| Mar 4, 2011
Our article about what seems to be a lack of females over the age of 35 in television commercials prompted several reader e-mails and Facebook comments.
Lauren wrote: " According to commercials, all women over 30 are busy moms and all men are idiots...
| Mar 8, 2011
| 8:25 PM
Jenny Wojcik is hardly the kind of person you'd expect to find protesting a Republican governor and legislature.
She's a staunch conservative who likes poking holes in her liberal friends' arguments.
And yet on Tuesday evening, this proud Republican...
| Mar 11, 2011
Losing your cell phone is a bummer, period. Unfortunately for Floridians, Miami, Fort Lauderdale, Orlando and Tampa rank among the top 20 metropolitan areas when it comes to lost or stolen cell phones, according to a new market-research survey.
| Mar 10, 2011
You pick up an article of clothing and the numbers are everywhere: 42, 46, 12, 10. What do they mean? How can a person know what to look with so many different sizes listed on the tags?
"It can be very intimidating trying to wrap your head around the...
| Mar 11, 2011
The confusion over today's sizing seems to be a passionate topic for many readers. Here are some of the comments we received in e-mail and on Facebook in response to our column, "What size are you?"
"I am a 36 in one brand of jeans and 38 and 40 in...
| Mar 14, 2011
| 4:08 PM
Few things inspire financial journalists, stock analysts and investment bankers like rumors about corporate mergers and acquisitions.
M&A action creates drama for the writers, bonuses for prescient analysts and huge fees for the bankers. So perhaps it'...