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Percussionist rocks out with a blazing triangle solo during Florida Orchestra performance

Percussionist rocks out with a blazing triangle solo during Florida Orchestra performance

Oh, the poor triangle. It's the orchestra equivalent of a rock band's tamborine, and such easy fodder for jokes. But the triangle can rock, apparently, as a member of the Florida Orchestra demonstrated in a recent Coffee Concert performance at t...
Published: 10/17/17
The #BrooklynCow delighted Twitter for one glorious afternoon

The #BrooklynCow delighted Twitter for one glorious afternoon

In the long tradition of social media delighting in news reports of a non-native animal running loose in an urban setting, Twitter, for a few blissful hours this afternoon, turned its collective attention to #BrooklynCow, a bull that escape...
Published: 10/17/17
Come on down, former 'Price Is Right' announcer Rich Fields; you're the new afternoon DJ on Q105

Come on down, former 'Price Is Right' announcer Rich Fields; you're the new afternoon DJ on Q105

There's a new afternoon drive host on classic hits radio station WRBQ-FM, better known as "Q105." Rich Fields, who once served as the announcer for daytime game show The Price Is Right alongside Bob Barker and Drew Carey, is the new personality weekd...
Published: 10/17/17
WEDU now airing some PBS shows lost to the WUSF shutdown

WEDU now airing some PBS shows lost to the WUSF shutdown

WUSF TV went off the air Sunday after more than 50 years, a victim of the University of South Florida selling off its broadcast license to the Federal Communications Commission so they could auction off those valuable airwaves to commercial...
Published: 10/16/17
Sports anchor Tom Korun leaving WFTS after decades in Tampa Bay TV

Sports anchor Tom Korun leaving WFTS after decades in Tampa Bay TV

WFTS ABC Action News sports anchor and director Tom Korun is retiring from broadcasting after more than 14 years at the station and 31 years on Tampa Bay TV screens. Korun announced the news via Twitter, saying that he'll leave the job on Dec. 15.&nb...
Published: 10/16/17
What to watch and listen to this week: 13 Nights of Halloween starts, Dirty John podcast

What to watch and listen to this week: 13 Nights of Halloween starts, Dirty John podcast

Plug in Dirty John Amidst the onslaught of chilling true-crime podcasts popping up every month, occasionally there's one so startling that it draws you away from the rest of the mayhem and murder. Dirty John from the Los Angeles Times and Wondery wil...
Published: 10/16/17
In Case You Missed It: James Corden apologizes for Harvey Weinstein jokes; Sophie Turner and Joe Jonas get engaged; Kaepernick files grievance against NFL

In Case You Missed It: James Corden apologizes for Harvey Weinstein jokes; Sophie Turner and Joe Jonas get engaged; Kaepernick files grievance against NFL

Weekends are great for unwinding, and maybe even unplugging from the world for a little while. Here's what trended that you might have missed if you weren't on social media the last couple days. James Corden apologizes for Harvey Weinstein jokes B...
Published: 10/16/17
Review: BBC's 'Queers' an intimate look at decades of gay British life

Review: BBC's 'Queers' an intimate look at decades of gay British life

The recent BBC series Queers is a deceivingly simple take on decades of gay life in Britain. One pub. One character. 20 minutes. The eight episodes were produced to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the Sexual Offences Act, which partially decrimin...
Published: 10/13/17
The artist who may or may not have created St. Petersburg's butt graffiti has a legit art show and a new mural

The artist who may or may not have created St. Petersburg's butt graffiti has a legit art show and a new mural

Remember the local artist who would neither confirm nor deny creating the triple-cheek butt graffiti that was frequently spotted around downtown St. Petersburg a few months back? Related: Who's behind the mysterious butt graffiti in St. Pete? Yo...
Published: 10/13/17
Top Halloween costumes for 2017? Google says strong women

Top Halloween costumes for 2017? Google says strong women

If you're putting any real effort into your Halloween costume, you've probably already started working on it. Google has the proof: enough people have searched costumes this year, that Google Trends can say these are the top Halloween costu...
Published: 10/13/17