• The Tiger Truck Stop Is Here to Stay

    Interstate 10’s most controversial endangered animal is a 14-year-old Bengal tiger named Tony. Last week, Governor Bobby Jindal signed a bill exempting Tony from the state’s exotic cat ban. It’s the end of a fight that’s dragged on for years.

  • Tour Buses to Sri Lanka's Battlefields

    Remembering the Civil War is reserved for those who won.

  • My Summer Interning for a Minor League Baseball Team in Tennessee

    I interned for a Minor League Baseball team because I wanted to work work for a Major League Baseball team. I thought I'd be crunching numbers like Jonah Hill, but instead I lived with an alleged child molester and worked with a drunk little person.

  • In China, Tigers Are Being Farmed Like Chickens

    And in Vietnam, tiger parts are so valuable that they make better bribes than cash.

  • Spring Break 2010, Woooo!

    This past March, I was sent by Vice to cover spring break in Cancun. Every year 25,000 American college students go there. The combination of lowered inhibitions, keg stands, board shorts, tribal tats, and hair extensions should have made for HILARIOUS...

  • Caged Tigers

    These bobcats live in big outdoor pens (up to a quarter acre) and cat rooms in Lynn Culver's house in the mountains of West Arkansas. The ones raised from when they were little are tame, the others are "not affectionate."