• Floridians Are Losing Their Minds on Synthetic Cannabis

    Recently, a St. Petersburg man named Kenneth Robert Sprankle smoked synthetic marijuana, grabbed an axe, and began chasing terrified citizens before being shot to death by police. Sprankle is the most recent example of a growing trend of crimes related...

  • The Greatest Airport in America

    Airports in Los Angeles, New York, Atlanta, and Dallas are spending billions of dollars to upgrade and remodel their airports to meet greater demand for modernized terminals, but the best airport I've been to is a small regional in Tallahassee, Florida.

  • I Grew Up in a Trailer Park in the Everglades

    One time, a Local Boy Bludgeoned His Father to Death with a Baseball Bat

  • Bill Ellis's Weird New York

    Bill Ellis just moved from Florida to New York, and as his photos show, his new city is just as chock-full of the beautiful, ugly, and strange as his former home.

  • Cry-Baby of the Week

    This week: A guy who's pulling his kids out of school because of transgender kids Vs. A couple who pistol-whipped a Dunkin' Donuts employee over a messed-up order.

  • Stop Tasering Us, Police Bros

    Tasers are designed to let officers take down violent perps without killing them, but they're often used by mean or lazy cops to neutralize such nonthreats as streakers, pregnant women who are pissed about parking tickets, disorderly ten-year-olds, the...

  • The Amazing Falcon Bowse T-Shirt Transformation Program

    Falcon Bowse has spent many years traveling between New York and San Francisco tattooing people and doing interior design. His most recent project, the Amazing Falcon Bowse T-shirt Transformation Program, creates five-panel hats out of t-shirts.

  • Billy Rohan Left Florida to Create Illuminati Videos

    This week, I caught up with my forever friend, the pro skateboard personality and filmmaker Billy Rohan. After spending a year in Florida to gather his thoughts, he’s back in New York City to launch a new video series called Illumignarly.

  • Cry-Baby of the Week

    This week: A guy who called the police because McDonald's messed up his order Vs. A woman who stabbed a guy at a McDonald's.

  • Cry-Baby of the Week

    This week: A teacher who was fired for saving her students from a burning building vs. A woman who shot at a car full of children.

  • How to Cash in on Trayvon Martin

    If you wear a “George Zimmerman: Wanted Dead or Alive” shirt or turn Zimmerman into some kind of vigilante folk hero through a sticker, you reinforce the idea that violence is acceptable in American society, and that justice only comes from a loaded...

  • Cry-Baby of the Week

    This week: Some cops who arrested a kid because of his shirt vs. Some homophobes who think they're being discriminated against.