Here’s Video Of A Father Explaining How His One-Month-Old Daughter’s Face Got Chewed Off By His Pet Ferret

01/24/2015
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Here’s Video Of A Father Explaining How His One-Month-Old Daughter’s Face Got Chewed Off By His Pet Ferret

Words can not describe the horror of this story. But words can describe the horror of a parent letting this happen to a child. Some of those words include “some people should not be able to breed.” Christ. Oh, here are some tips for anyone who chooses to keep a ferret as a pet. They…

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Marriage Boot Camp: Reality Stars (Episode Three)

01/24/2015
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Marriage Boot Camp: Reality Stars (Episode Three)

Today, the Marriage Boot Camp “stars” will play a game in which they throw medicine balls at one another. The medicine is an issue word(s) written thereupon. By throw, I mean place on the ball in front of their significant other which, in turn, will spark a public wordfight. Like how Jacob tells ass-injected Natalie…

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On Covering The Philadelphia Mayoral Race

01/23/2015
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On Covering The Philadelphia Mayoral Race

For the next several months, I’ll be covering Philadelphia’s upcoming mayoral primary and general elections. That means I’ll probably be posting here a bit less (but still will do so). Anyway, check out NinetyNine, the WHYY election blog I’ll be helming when you get a chance. I promise it’ll be good. (And if you’re local,…

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Hit-and-Run America, Vol. DLXXXV

01/19/2015
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Hit-and-Run America, Vol. DLXXXV

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. 6150. Mesquite, Texas. Jan. 13. 39-year-old man fatally struck by an…

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Marriage Boot Camp: Reality Stars (Episode Two)

01/17/2015
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Marriage Boot Camp: Reality Stars (Episode Two)

The sun rises on day two and Spencer Pratt is already bitching and moaning about not wanting to have babies, and how people get “punched in the face” for talking smack to others. This is ironic because he has the most punchable of faces in the land. Natalie Nunn is still talking about pictures of…

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First Look At ‘Breaking Greenville’ … Where Small-Market TV Rivalries Go National

01/16/2015
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First Look At ‘Breaking Greenville’ … Where Small-Market TV Rivalries Go National

The premise of TruTV’s “Breaking Greenville” — which chronicles a “playful” rivalry between two small-market TV stations — took me back to simpler times. When I was a staffer at the Florence Morning News, the media pack in that small market included a couple rival TV stations (talent on which, it must be stated, seemed…

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