There are two things that drive Art Basel Miami Beach: passion for art and financial wheeling and dealing. The organizers of one of the world's top art fairs cater to VIP's in ways that range from party invitations to private tours. Retired attorney Frank Herzog led a group of potential buyers through the fair, taking them from abstract expressionism to minimalism, pop art, and what he thinks could be the next big thing.
In Florida, it's safe to say that voting in the presidential election this year was a disaster.
As we all know, voting lines during early voting and through to Election Day were several hours long. In fact, while President Obama was giving his victory speech, some polls were still open in Miami-Dade because there were people still waiting in line to vote.
12/10/12 - Monday’s Topical Currents is our popular “Members Only” pledge program with hosts Joseph Cooper, Bonnie Berman . . . and faithful listeners. We’ll “turn the table,” and have WLRN members give on-air testimonials, and relate public radio experiences. When was your first financial pledge offered? How about revealing one of those riveting “driveway moments?”