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Carrie Meek spoke with the soft voice of a young girl — but you’d be wrong to treat her like one

BY: - November 30, 2021

Nothing shy about her. Carrie Meek,  the legendary Florida office holder who died Sunday at 95 in her Miami home after a long illness, was a joy to be around. And she never met a stranger. She spoke with the soft voice of a young girl, but you would make a mistake if you tried […]

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Veep’s glib and evasive answer on climate change and hurricanes bugs Florida man

BY: - October 15, 2020

Last week, the big news out of the vice-presidential debate was the bug news. A fly landed on Vice President Mike Pence’s head and stayed there for more than two minutes. Fly jokes flew all over the internet. Someone created a Twitter account for the infamous insect, and it soon had more than 200,000 followers. […]