After accepting a $100 bet, man learns important lesson about sharks at Florida beach

click to enlarge Image via Jeremy Porter/Facebook After reportedly accepting a $100 bet to mess with a shark, a man found himself with the animal latched onto his arm at a Florida beach last weekend. A video posted to Facebook on Monday, which has now been widely shared, shows an unidentified man calmly standing around …

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Could the Tampa Bay Vipers move to Orlando? Would it even matter?

click to enlarge PHOTO BY CASEY BROOKE LAWSON/TAMPA BAY VIPERS A recent column on the XFL Newsroom posed a simple question: When the XFL returns, should the Tampa Bay Vipers stay in Tampa? The column cites poor attendance compared to the other XFL teams for the games played at Raymond James Stadium, explains how the …

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Enjoy fishing from a boat in Florida on ‘License-Free Saltwater Fishing Day’

click to enlarge Photo via Drew Farwell/Unsplash Today, the first Saturday of September, is a License-Free Saltwater Fishing Day in Florida. It’s one of the eight license-free fishing days offered by the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission. Florida, of course, isn’t just known for being the Sunshine State. It’s actually the “Fishing Capital of …

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Blue Bamboo debuts new weekly online music show ‘First Takes’ on Saturday

click to enlarge Photo by Jen Cray for Orlando Weekly Blue Bamboo Center for the Arts Back in March, Winter Park’s Blue Bamboo Center for the Arts was one of the area’s first music venues to begin adapting to the new pandemic reality by becoming a soundstage for remote live performances. Their maiden foray into …

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DeSantis urges Florida football fans to get in the stands

click to enlarge Screenshot via the Florida Channel A day after the Tampa Bay Buccaneers announced they would play their first two games in Raymond James Stadium without spectators, Gov. Ron DeSantis urged the team to allow fans to attend. “If the Bucs had fans, I would try to go to the first home game. …

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Gov. Ron DeSantis pledges Florida will host a college-football national championship game

click to enlarge Photo via UCF Football/Twitter Florida will host a college-football national championship game, no matter how few conferences take to the gridiron this fall, Gov. Ron DeSantis maintains. And DeSantis, in including college football among the industries needed to revive the economy, isn’t shy in saying the Big Ten Conference would be making …

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Op-ed: World Honey Bee Day was another reminder that 40 percent of insect species are now threatened with extinction

click to enlarge World Honey Bee Day came and went Aug. 15, but it wasn’t a celebration: Over 40 percent of insect species are threatened with extinction. Thanks to science, we know exactly why: habitat loss, pollution from pesticides, invasive species and climate change all play a significant role. But because professional scientists only have …

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DeSantis says Florida will ‘get to yes’ on bars

click to enlarge Image via Google Maps Gov. Ron DeSantis said he hopes to give Floridians the “ability to have some enjoyment in their life” by soon lifting on-site drinking restrictions imposed on bars and craft breweries since late June. The restrictions were put in place due to widespread non-compliance with coronavirus safety guidelines. But …

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Christopher Nolan’s hotly anticipated ‘Tenet’ disappoints on an epic, temporal level

click to enlarge Webster’s Dictionary defines “tenet” – in a phrase that takes you 10 seconds to read – as “a principle, belief, or doctrine generally held to be true, especially one held in common by members of an organization, movement or profession.” After two and a half hours, I still don’t know how Christopher …

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