Monday, January 16, 2017

Florida Republicans re-elect Blaise Ingoglia as state chair

Posted By on Mon, Jan 16, 2017 at 4:31 PM

Following the state GOP's strong performance in the November elections, Republican Party of Florida Chairman Blaise Ingoglia overwhelmingly won a second term Saturday at the party's annual meeting. In a vote of the party's executive committee, Ingoglia defeated his only competitor by a 2-to-1 margin, taking 152 votes to 76...

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Massive pod of whales currently stranded off the coast of Florida

Posted By on Mon, Jan 16, 2017 at 2:35 PM

Earlier this morning, 95 false killer whales found themselves in a potentially life ending situation off the coast of Hog Key, near Key West, Florida. The stranded whales, which fall into the dolphin family, have garnered a response from agencies like the National Oceanic Atmospheric Administration, the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission and...

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Florida man now has a very unfortunate tattoo

Posted By on Mon, Jan 16, 2017 at 2:07 PM

Back in December, Cowboys superfan Jordan Garnett of Boynton Beach, Florida, decided to get a very unfortunate tattoo, something he still has attached to his arm. Unfortunately for Garnett, the Green Bay Packers defeated the Cowboys Sunday night 34-31, rendering his new ink– which called for a Super Bowl Championship...

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Noor Salman, wife of Pulse mass shooter, arrested by FBI

Posted By on Mon, Jan 16, 2017 at 12:32 PM

The wife of mass shooter Omar Mateen, who killed 49 people at the gay nightclub Pulse last June, was arrested by FBI agents at her home outside of San Francisco. The New York Times reports Noor Salman was arrested on charges of obstruction in connection to the shooting. Mateen was...

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Godzilla-sized Florida gator is not interested in humans

Posted By on Mon, Jan 16, 2017 at 11:04 AM

A stupidly large Florida gator was captured on video last weekend, and it would appear it does not care for the taste of humans. Or maybe it was just full. The video, posted by Kim Joiner, shows the estimated 12-foot long alligator meandering in front of a group of...

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Friday, January 13, 2017

Local hero caught using elaborate license plate device to avoid paying tolls

Posted By on Fri, Jan 13, 2017 at 5:57 PM

If there's one thing worse than traffic in Central Florida, it's having to pay all of the freaking tolls on practically every highway that runs through Orlando. However, one local man went out of his way to avoid these transit fees by using a button-activated device that would cover...

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Florida 'asshole' drives down I-95 with dog chained to roof of crate

Posted By on Fri, Jan 13, 2017 at 5:13 PM

A video captured some Florida "asshole" driving down I-95 with his dog chained to the roof of a crate. Brenna Cronin, of Palm Coast, Florida captured the video while driving on I-95 Wednesday. January 11. "Just saw this asshole driving down 95 with a dog with the letter S...

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Florida woman intentionally drives SUV through T-Mobile store

Posted By on Fri, Jan 13, 2017 at 4:46 PM

A cellphone video captured a Florida woman, who later told authorities she was "having a bad day," intentionally smashing her SUV into a T-Mobile store. According to the Palm Beach Post, Wellington resident Shinobia Montoria Wright was arrested Thursday after "parking" her 2005 Nissan Armada inside a T-Mobile store in...

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Florida gets surprise $75 million Medicaid bill

Posted By on Fri, Jan 13, 2017 at 4:26 PM

A top Florida health official briefed lawmakers Wednesday about a Medicaid payment error that is expected to force the state to shell out $75.1 million. "I apologize to be the bearer of bad news," Justin Senior, secretary of the Agency for Health Care Administration, told members of the House Health...

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White House ends wet foot, dry foot policy for Cuban migrants

Posted By on Fri, Jan 13, 2017 at 12:38 PM

The White House announced today that the "wet foot, dry foot" immigration policy for Cuban nationals will end immediately. In the 1960s, a policy was set in place that gave residency to Cubans intercepted at sea as well as those that reached American shores. The rule was revised to be slightly...

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