Florida

WTF

Someone's Pet Monkey Bit a Kid at an Italian Restaurant in Florida

This might just ruin one couple's recurring Monday evenings on the Carrabba's patio with their Capuchin monkey, JoJo.
Jelisa Castrodale
8.24.18
Florida

This Restaurant Only Serves Foods That Start with the Letter C Because Uhh OK

Cool...
Jelisa Castrodale
4.2.18
Florida

Woman Sues Restaurant for $1.5 Million, Alleging Injury from Drag Queen's Breast

The plaintiff said she suffered a cervical spine injury from a surprise motorboating session at the Tampa location of Hamburger Mary's.
Jelisa Castrodale
3.13.18
food safety

Mar-a-Lago Was Cited for 15 Food Safety Violations in November

Hot dogs rolling around on the floor. Expired curry sauce. Just another day in paradise.
Mayukh Sen
1.16.18
Beerland

How Florida's Craft Brewers are Coping with Climate Change

Increasingly dangerous tropical storms are a major threat to small brewers in the state.
Kenny Gould
12.28.17
Fast Food Week

From Mafia Murders to Pitbull: How the Strange Story of Miami Subs Epitomizes Florida

Every Florida kid remembers the fries, the gyros, and the contract killing.
Myles Karp
11.23.17
WTF

Man Wrongly Arrested for 'Meth' that Was Doughnut Glaze Gets $37,500 Settlement

Justice never tasted so sweet.
Nick Rose
10.17.17
Florida

'Hurricane Cakes' Sold by Florida Grocery Store Lead to Mixed Responses

Publix is trying to lift Floridians' spirits with cakes and hurricane puns—but some feel Irma is too serious to kid about in pastry form.
Nick Rose
9.11.17
WTF

School Accused of Promoting 'Classism' with $100 Passes to Cut Lunch Line

The school's principal quickly disavowed the plan.
Alex Swerdloff
8.11.17
Miami

Plantains, Sugar Cane Juice, and the Unifying Comfort of a Cuban Café

Las Olas is a humble Miami anomaly amidst the soaring multi-million dollar condos and upscale restaurants in the neighborhood.
Alex Swerdloff
8.7.17
Fast Food Week

One of America's Best Burgers Comes from This Dive Made of Sea Trash

Something ineffable sets Le Tub apart. Maybe it's all the toilet seats on the walls.
Myles Karp
8.3.17
WTF

No One Seems to Know How 15 Pounds of Meat Landed on the Roof of This House

The package of meat was so big that the family described the noise of it landing on the roof as 'louder than thunder.'
Nick Rose
7.21.17