Thursday, July 28, 2016

Tegan and Sara premiere new video for "Faint of Heart"

Posted By on Thu, Jul 28, 2016 at 4:54 PM

Tegan and Sarah just premiered their new music video for "Faint of Heart." The video features LGBTQ youth doing incredible impersonations of David Bowie, Grace Jones, Prince, Madonna and even Tegan and Sarah. The duo told Teen Vogue that: "Working with other trans and gender non-conforming folks fills my heart...

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Palm Coast man falls four stories after attempting to jump from neighbor's balcony to his own

Posted By on Thu, Jul 28, 2016 at 4:25 PM

A Palm Coast resident fell four stories after falling from his neighbor's balcony while he was trying to jump into his own. On Tuesday, July 26, Ralph Wolff was locked out of his apartment at European Village in Palm Coast, when he asked his neighbors to let him in then attempted...

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Apparently, everyone wants to know why Florida sucks

Posted By on Thu, Jul 28, 2016 at 3:37 PM

First of all, Florida does not suck. Secondly, this map means nothing.  The "researchers" over at the impeccable time wasting site Mental Floss took to Google and searched "why does ..." and then collected each answer to create this wonderful map.  According to Mental Floss, everyone wants to know "Why...

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Former 'Dancing with the Stars' contestant Warren Sapp bitten by shark while lobstering

Posted By on Thu, Jul 28, 2016 at 2:39 PM

Warren Sapp, a former Tampa Bay Buccaneers defensive tackle and a respectable contestant on "Dancing with the Stars," was bitten by a shark in the Florida Keys yesterday. According to the Tampa Bay Times, Sapp, who placed second in season 7 of Dancing with the Stars, was bitten on the...

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4 possible non-travel-related Zika cases are now being investigated in Florida

Posted By on Thu, Jul 28, 2016 at 2:21 PM

Health officials are now investigating four Zika virus cases in Florida that may not be travel-related.  On Wednesday, July 27, the state Department of Health announced that two additional Florida Zika cases in Broward County are being investigated by health officials for non-travel-related causes.  The other two cases were found...

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Florida cop mistakes Krispy Kreme crumbs for meth, arrests driver

Posted By on Thu, Jul 28, 2016 at 1:59 PM

Smartly jumping off a recent New York Times story about the horrifying state of roadside drug tests, the Orlando Sentinel reported yesterday that Daniel Rushing, 64, was arrested for meth possession after OPD officers pulled him over in Parramore and spotted a litter of sugar-glaze crumbs on the floor of...

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A second medical marijuana dispensary has been approved in Florida

Posted By on Thu, Jul 28, 2016 at 1:26 PM

On Wednesday, Florida’s Department of Health granted authorization to a second dispensary for processing and selling low-THC medical marijuana.  Surterra Therapeutics, which is a dispensing partner for the Homestead-based Alpha Foliagewill begin in-home state delivery within a week and it's actual store will open in Tampa within the month, reports...

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Scott named chair of pro-Trump super PAC

Posted By on Thu, Jul 28, 2016 at 1:11 PM

Long a supporter of Republican nominee Donald Trump, Florida Gov. Rick Scott was named the national chairman of a pro-Trump super PAC.  Politico reports in a press release for Rebuilding America Now, which has reportedly raised $2.1 million so far, Scott says it's time to "fire the politicians.  "That’s what...

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DJ and producer Grum to bring Euro rave vibes to Tier tonight

Posted By on Thu, Jul 28, 2016 at 12:27 PM

Grum, the globe-trotting Glaswegian DJ/producer, lands in Orlando tonight to ply his next level disco house trade.  Don't let those sleepy eyes fool you, his music is direct and high energy electro. This is part of a frequent-flyer-miles-burning weekend stand that takes in Glasgow, Orlando, Montreal, Calgary, LA. Show is...

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Cask and Larder hosts late-night ramen pop-up dinner Monday

Posted By on Thu, Jul 28, 2016 at 11:15 AM

You've got a few days to practice your pucker before it's time to get slurping at Cask & Larder's one-night-only Ramen Pop-Up Dinner on Monday, Aug. 1, from 9 to 11 p.m. This will be the first specialty dinner hosted by Cask & Larder's new chef de cuisine, Scott Pizzo, who...

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