Politics: The Year of Speaking Stupidly


And Thinking So, Too One of my longtime favorite Mark Twainisms is the one that goes, “Better to keep your mouth shut and appear stupid than to open … [Read more...]

Politics: 27 Fresh Graves, Dug By Cowardly Leadership


Nation's Lawmakers Are All to Blame “You see, when a tragedy like this strikes, it is part of our nature to demand explanations – to try to impose … [Read more...]

Politics: To Find Its Next Manager, City Must Find Better Headhunter

Renee Narloch, eastern region vice president for Bob Murray & Associates

You're Paying Close to $25,000 for Their Sloppy Work For the critical assignment of recruiting its next city manager, the City of Miami Beach hired a … [Read more...]

Politics: Art Connoisseurs, Don’t Miss This Exhibit


Irv's Rogues Gallery Isn't One That Silly Hall's Proud Of To all of you out-of-town Art Basel aficionados gracing our Billion-Dollar Sandbar this … [Read more...]

Politics: Thanksgiving with the Koch Brothers


On the Menu: Cooked Goose, Followed By Lots of Antacid Of all the turkey drumsticks and pumpkin pies being consumed today all over America, perhaps … [Read more...]

Politics: Heads Must Now Roll


We Can Start with Rick Scott's, Then Penelope Townsley's Then... Imagine that. Florida awarded its highly-coveted 29 electoral votes in a crucial … [Read more...]

Politics: Forward It Is


Except for Flori-DUH, Which, Election-Wise, Is Still Backward You'd think that in twelve years we would have learned something. Anything. Like how … [Read more...]

Politics: Brickell’s Vote-mageddon


I voted early in 2008 on the Sunday before the election. That day works for me. It would have worked for me this year, but it didn't work for Governor … [Read more...]

Politics: Election 2012 Update


  “Supervisor of Elections Penelope Townsend should be fired immediately for incompetency.”?? Frank Del Vecchio, commenting on an array of … [Read more...]