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Punks Attack Park Ranger In Philadelphia, Flee When ‘Philly Jesus’ Arrives

08/18/2014
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Punks Attack Park Ranger In Philadelphia, Flee When ‘Philly Jesus’ Arrives

A disturbing report out of Philadelphia this weekend: A bunch of skateboarding punks attacked a ranger in LOVE Park. They’re already getting scooped up. But, if you look closely starting around the 0:41 mark of the video below (if it gets deleted from the PPD account, drop me a line; I have a version saved),…

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Hit-and-Run America, Vol. DXLVI

08/17/2014
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Hit-and-Run America, Vol. DXLVI

An ongoing collection of unsolved hit-and-run cases, with a focus on car/pedestrian incidents, from across the country since Jan. ‘010. If you know something about any of these incidents, or one that I’ve missed, do the right thing and call the police, even anonymously. 5503. Gates, NY. Aug. 12. 20-year-old man fatally struck by a…

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Hey Look, A DUI-Defending Outfit Sponsored Content On My Facebook Feed

08/17/2014
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Hey Look, A DUI-Defending Outfit Sponsored Content On My Facebook Feed

DUIWise is apparently some sort of outfit that wants to help people who got arrested for driving drunk. For some reason, DUIWise thought it would be a bright idea to sponsor “suggested” content which makes it onto my Facebook feed. The type of content soliciting business from people who’ve gotten arrested for a DUI, on…

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‘Dating Naked’ Episode Five: Mike and Candace

08/16/2014
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‘Dating Naked’ Episode Five: Mike and Candace

Mike is a 27-year-old accountant from Strong Island who used to be a fat kid and uses those life experiences to look past superficiality. He looks like an extra from Full Metal Jacket. Candace, also 27, is from Post Falls, Idaho. She likes monster trucks, guns and wearing her hat backwards. “I like being dirty,…

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Brian Hickey, Inspired By Nate Silver Who Was Inspired By Ferguson, Bravely Tells Arrest Story

08/14/2014
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Numbers-cruncher Nate Silver told a story on Twitter about the time he got arrested or something. It’s here if you want to see it. His bravery, astounding. So, here’s my arrest story. Feel free to follow suit and share yours too!!! I had a run-in with police a few years ago, too. Let me tell…

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Hit-and-Run America, Vol. DXLV

08/12/2014
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Hit-and-Run America, Vol. DXLV

An ongoing collection of unsolved hit-and-run cases, with a focus on car/pedestrian incidents, from across the country since Jan. ‘010. If you know something about any of these incidents, or one that I’ve missed, do the right thing and call the police, even anonymously. 5487. Bridgeport, Ct. Aug. 9. 22-year-old man critically injured when struck…

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