Daily Archives : December 5, 2018

The Five Worst Things That Have Happened to the Miami Heat Since LeBron Left

The Miami Heat, which collapsed in the third quarter during last night’s game against the Orlando Magic, is an unmitigated disaster. The team is too prideful to tank for better draft lottery ping-pong balls and too star-deficient, overpaid, and unmotivated….

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Your Guide to Miami Art Week’s Free Music Events

No word can elicit a universally euphoric reaction better than “free.” From game-day merch giveaways to bottomless brunches on work’s dime, everything is better when the price is zero. But during the decadent Miami Art Week — when cover charges are as…

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Ten Galleries and Art Spaces to Visit During Miami Art Week

The arrival of the international art dealing behemoth known as Basel draws many Magic City residents to a slew of festivals, fairs, and public art displays in early December. And while much of Miami Art Week is geared toward billions…

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Bethany Collins’ America: A Hymnal Offers Refuge From Basel and American Madness

Visual artist Bethany Collins knows she’s about to be uncomfortable. That’s got nothing to do with the themes of race, geographic identity, and troubling American history that underlie “The Litany,” the exhibition she’ll show at Locust Projects during Art Basel….

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Critics Slam Florida Senate President for Taking Cushy Job With Private-Prison Giant and ICE Contractor

A whole host of civil-rights advocates believe the private, for-profit prison industry should not exist. But former Florida State Senate President Joe Negron appears to, ahem, lean in the opposite direction: Politico Florida reported yesterday that the outgoing Negron will take…

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Cake Thai Opens Inside Wynwood’s 1-800-Lucky

For most of this year, Phuket “Cake” Thongsodchaveondee, the Thai chef who dishes up some of the city’s best South Asian cuisine, was relegated to his original MiMo District restaurant after the closure of his eponymous Wynwood spot followed by that…

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What Bill Belichick said about the Miami Dolphins … and what he really meant

NFL coaches talk to media from the opposing team’s market every week, and New England coach Bill Belichick often takes that opportunity to tell the reporters how awesome the teams they’re covering truly are. Two weeks ago, for example, Belichick…

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