Some say Florida could become a major tech and finance hub within a decade. That may be an overstatement

Florida has recently attracted some of Wall Street and Silicon Valley’s biggest names like Keith Rabois, Elliot Management and Goldman Sachs. “For years, even though people would talk about moving, it really wasn’t cool among the wealthy to move to Florida. It was like, OK, you couldn’t hack it in New York, so you go… Continue reading Some say Florida could become a major tech and finance hub within a decade. That may be an overstatement

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R.Kelly’s associate pleads guilty to arson after setting his accuser’s SUV on fire

An associate of singer R. Kelly has pleaded guilty to arson for setting fire to a car outside the Central Florida home of Kelly’s ex-girlfriend. Michael Williams was one of three associates of R. Kelly who were arrested for allegedly attempting to intimidate and threaten women who have accused the singer of sexual abuse and… Continue reading R.Kelly’s associate pleads guilty to arson after setting his accuser’s SUV on fire

As Bad Information Spreads, Florida Schools Seek To Teach ‘Digital Literacy

At Countryside High School in Clearwater, Fla., 16-year-old Sage Waite is already taking a class in cybersecurity, and she’d welcome one that’s in the works on cyber disinformation. “For the longest time, I didn’t actually know what disinformation was,” said Waite, who’s in the 11th grade. “There was always the idea that things could be… Continue reading As Bad Information Spreads, Florida Schools Seek To Teach ‘Digital Literacy

GUESS WHO THISBUCKET OF FUNTURNED INTO!

Before this garbage pail kid was rising to the top of television’s favorite actors, she was just another super soaker sitting in a tub in Miami, Florida. This little lifesaver got her start in acting in the movie industry by starring in the sequels to a psychological thriller trilogy that first premiered in 2000. Now,… Continue reading GUESS WHO THISBUCKET OF FUNTURNED INTO!

Florida Women Pose As ‘Grannies’ In Foiled Plot To Get 2nd COVID-19 Vaccine Doses

January 26, 2021 - Orlando, Florida, United States - A sign directs people in cars to a COVID-19 drive-thru vaccination site operated by the Florida Department of Health at the Orange County Convention Center on January 26, 2021 in Orlando, Florida. More than one million seniors 65 and older have been vaccinated in the state. (Photo by Paul Hennessy/NurPhoto via Getty Images)

Two Florida women disguised themselves as elderly grandmothers in an unsuccessful attempt to get their second doses of the COVID-19 vaccine, officials said Thursday. Dr. Raul Pino, the director of the Florida Department of Health in Orange County, told reporters that the women were caught dressing up as “grannies” — “the bonnets, the gloves, the… Continue reading Florida Women Pose As ‘Grannies’ In Foiled Plot To Get 2nd COVID-19 Vaccine Doses

Florida Governor Accused Of ‘Playing Politics’ With COVID-19 Vaccine

Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis speaks the media at a coronavirus vaccination site at Lakewood Ranch Wednesday, Feb. 17, 2021, in Bradenton, Fla. (AP Photo/Chris O'Meara)

In Florida, Democrats are criticizing Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis, who they claim is allowing politics to play a role in COVID-19 vaccine distribution. DeSantis became testy when questioned by reporters at a vaccination event near Lakewood Ranch, an upscale community on Florida’s Gulf Coast. The vaccination event was the latest in a series of state-sponsored… Continue reading Florida Governor Accused Of ‘Playing Politics’ With COVID-19 Vaccine

Judge Orders Destruction Of Alleged Sex Tapes Of Robert Kraft

EAST RUTHERFORD, NEW JERSEY - NOVEMBER 09: Owner Robert Kraft of the New England Patriots looks on during warmups before the game against the New York Jets at MetLife Stadium on November 09, 2020 in East Rutherford, New Jersey. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

A federal judge in Florida has ordered that videos which allegedly show Robert Kraft, the owner of the New England Patriots, paying for sex must be destroyed. The videos are from a sting set up by Jupiter, Fla., police at a local massage parlor. Misdemeanor solicitation charges against Kraft and other men were dropped last… Continue reading Judge Orders Destruction Of Alleged Sex Tapes Of Robert Kraft

Data Scientist Rebekah Jones, Facing Arrest, Turns Herself In To Florida Authorities

Rebekah Jones, the data scientist who helped create Florida’s COVID-19 dashboard, has turned herself in to police, in response to an arrest warrant issued by the state. Jones is charged with one count of “offenses against users of computers, computer systems, computer networks and electronic devices,” the Florida Department of Law Enforcement said in a… Continue reading Data Scientist Rebekah Jones, Facing Arrest, Turns Herself In To Florida Authorities

BARACK OBAMA
Roasts Trump in Miami …
‘FLORIDA MAN’ AIN’T EVEN THIS WILD!!!

Barack Obama really should consider taking up stand-up comedy in retirement, because the dude’s got some great jokes about President Trump … especially when he’s in Florida. 44 was at a rally Saturday in Miami, where he was campaigning for Joe Biden and Kamala Harris. While addressing a crowd of drive-in supporters, he lobbed some… Continue reading BARACK OBAMA
Roasts Trump in Miami …
‘FLORIDA MAN’ AIN’T EVEN THIS WILD!!!

TYLER PERRY
LET’S ROCK THE VOTE IN FLORIDA …
$500k Campaign to Mobilize Black Voters

Tyler Perry‘s part of a massive campaign targeting 25 counties and 250k Black residents in Florida … in a push to get them to the polls. The entertainment mogul’s teamed up with a Black-led nonpartisan group called Equal Ground Education Fund on its half a million-dollar “Park & Praise” initiative. The campaign includes a series… Continue reading TYLER PERRY
LET’S ROCK THE VOTE IN FLORIDA …
$500k Campaign to Mobilize Black Voters