Thursday, December 14, 2017

Human Interest

Last-minute Halloween '80s costume idea: The one-armed violin player

Last-minute Halloween '80s costume idea: The one-armed violin player

The stress is real. Every year. What are you dressing as for Halloween? Will it be an '80s costume? Because, you know, you've been writing a blog about the '80s for 13 years now, so we figure you have some good ideas.  I do. Sorta. And I'll try ...
Updated: 2 months ago
New Orleans celebrity chef John Besh steps down after sexual harassment allegations

New Orleans celebrity chef John Besh steps down after sexual harassment allegations

Celebrity chef John Besh became a symbol of the rebirth of New Orleans after Hurricane Katrina leveled the city. Now he faces a storm of his own. On Monday, Besh stepped down from the restaurant group he founded and co-owns after more than two dozen ...
Updated: 2 months ago
The celebrities who have said #MeToo about sexual assault and harassment

The celebrities who have said #MeToo about sexual assault and harassment

Star power is encouraging others to speak out on social media about their own experiences with sexual harassment and sexual assault, sparking a national conversation.
Updated: 2 months ago
The celebrities who have said #MeToo about sexual assault and harassment

The celebrities who have said #MeToo about sexual assault and harassment

#YouToo have seen #MeToo.Stories of sexual harassment and assault have dominated the cultural conversation for the past week. Hundreds of thousands of women have taken to social media to share that they have been harassed or assaulted by men. Celebri...
Updated: 2 months ago
Photo of the Day for October 19, 2017 - A view of Tampa Bay from Coquina Key in St. Pete

Photo of the Day for October 19, 2017 - A view of Tampa Bay from Coquina Key in St. Pete

Today’s Photo of the Day comes from Eric Statzer of Tampa, FL. To download or order reprints of this photo and other images, please see our Photo of the Day gallery.Check out the Photo of the Day post for October 18, 2017Send us your photos!If you’ve...
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Photo of the Day for October 18, 2017 - As the storm rolls in

Photo of the Day for October 18, 2017 - As the storm rolls in

Today’s Photo of the Day comes from Holly Colson of Brooksville, FL.To download or order reprints of this photo and other images, please see our Photo of the Day gallery.Check out the Photo of the Day post for October 17, 2017Send us your photos!If y...
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Amateur photographer spotlight: Ryan McGibbeny, St. Petersburg, FL.

Amateur photographer spotlight: Ryan McGibbeny, St. Petersburg, FL.

Here is another in an occasional series of posts shining a spotlight on local amateur photographers.Today we’re featuring Ryan McGibbeny from St. Petersburg, FL. We invited Ryan to submit a sampling of his photography, along with a short write-up, bo...
Updated: 2 months ago
Photo of the Day for October 17, 2017 - Urban possums

Photo of the Day for October 17, 2017 - Urban possums

Today’s Photo of the Day comes from Roger Kimble of Tampa, FL. To download or order reprints of this photo and other images, please see our Photo of the Day gallery.Check out the Photo of the Day post for October 16, 2017Send us your photos!If you’ve...
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Photo of the Day for October 16, 2017 - Sunrise on Coffee Pot Bayou

Photo of the Day for October 16, 2017 - Sunrise on Coffee Pot Bayou

Today’s Photo of the Day comes from Lauren Clark of St. Petersburg, FL. To download or order reprints of this photo and other images, please see our Photo of the Day gallery.Check out the Photo of the Day post for October 11, 2017Send us your photos!...
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Photo of the Day for October 12, 2017 - Gulf moonrise

Photo of the Day for October 12, 2017 - Gulf moonrise

Today’s Photo of the Day comes from Joe Zambito of Brandon, FL.The photo was taken in Redington Shores, FL. To download or order reprints of this photo and other images, please see our Photo of the Day gallery.Check out the Photo of the Day post...
Updated: 2 months ago