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Fun Fact! Here are My Top Ten Favorite News Pieces I’ve Written:

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I’m updating my list of publications! Thank you for your patience!


December 2019:

“Kansas Police Officer Resigns After Admitting To Writing ‘Pig’ On His McDonald’s Coffee Cup And Blaming It On Workers,” Comic Sands (December 2019): link

“Alabama Cops Apologize After Backlash For Posing With ‘Homeless Quilt’ Made Out Of Signs They Took From Homeless People,” Comic Sands (December 2019): link

“Delivery Driver Killed After Walking Into Virginia Denny’s During Armed Robbery,” Percolately (December 2019): link

“Guy Makes Painful Error After Popping What He Thought Was A Pimple Next To His Ear,” Percolately (December 2019): link

“Carrie Fisher’s Daughter Gives Some Poignant Advice For Everyone Grieving Over The Holidays,” George Takei (December 2019): link

“Guy Upsets Wife’s Family After Having His Identical Twin Brother Go To Their Christmas Eve Party To See If Anyone Would Notice,” Comic Sands (December 2019): link

“Bizarre All-Out Brawl At New York Mall’s Beef Jerky Outlet Store On Christmas Eve Captured On Video,” Percolately (December 2019): link

“Martin Scorsese’s Daughter Epically Trolled Him For Christmas, Proving Not All Heroes Wear Capes,” Comic Sands (December 2019): link

“North Carolina Paramedic Accused Of Murdering Wife With Eye Drops To Collect Life Insurance Payout,” Percolately (December 2019): link

“Connecticut Firefighter Allegedly Set His Stolen SUV On Fire After It Was Recovered Because Minorities May Have Driven It,” Comic Sands (December 2019): link

“The FBI Is Now Investigating Former Republican Governor’s Slew Of Controversial Pardons Before He Left Office,” Comic Sands (December 2019): link

“Oregon Woman Faces Hate Crime Charges After Dumping Soda On Food Worker And Telling Her To ‘Go Back To Mexico’,” Percolately (December 2019): link

“Texas Teen Admits He Strangled His 8-Months-Pregnant Sister To Death Because She Was ‘An Embarrassment’ To The Family,” Percolately (December 2019): link

“Philadelphia Man Wakes Up To Find Malnourished, Stray Dog In His Home After Accidentally Leaving His Front Door Open,” Comic Sands (December 2019): link

“Video Shows California Deputy Slamming Man’s Head Into His Own Car After Mistakenly Suspecting Him Of Stealing It, Leading To Man’s Death,” Percolately (December 2019): link

“19-Year-Old Cat Abandoned At Airport Finds A New Home Just In Time For The Holidays,” George Takei (December 2019): link

“Passengers Capture Video As Two Carnival Cruise Ships Collide Off Coast Of Mexico, Injuring Six,” Comic Sands (December 2019): link

“SNL Did A Spot-On Spoof Of Kids’ Holiday Clothing Ads That Has Parents Relating Hard,” Percolately (December 2019): link

“Climbing Toddler Gets Stuck In Las Vegas Skee-Ball Machine As His Parents Desperately Try To Get Him Out In Viral Video,” Comic Sands (December 2019): link

“Armie Hammer Had A Hilariously Filthy Response To Zoë Kravitz’s Peach-Centric Impeachment Post,” Comic Sands (December 2019): link

“Georgia Mom Arrested After Threatening To Shoot Her Son’s Bullies On Facebook Live,” Percolately (December 2019): link

“Wisconsin Deputy Accused Of Scouring Obituaries So She Could Break Into Homes Of Funeral Attendees,” Comic Sands (December 2019): link

“Chrissy Teigen Was None Too Pleased When Husband John Legend Invited ‘The Voice’ Cast Over For Dinner Unannounced,” Comic Sands (December 2019): link

“Dad Refuses To Pay Wife’s Friend For Babysitting After She Won’t Paint A Family Portrait Of Them For Free,” George Takei (December 2019): link

“Georgia County Commissioner’s Wife Arrested After Pouring Soda On Reporter’s Head,” Comic Sands (December 2019): link

“NYC To Pay $625k To Mom Whose Toddler Was Ripped Out Of Her Arms By Police,” Percolately (December 2019): link

“New Mom Pens Powerful Post About Why People Should Think Twice Before Visiting Right After The Birth Of A Baby,” Comic Sands (December 2019): link

“Michelle Obama Steps In To Offer Support To Greta Thunberg After Trump’s Mean-Spirited Comments,” Comic Sands (December 2019): link

“Guy Hacks Into Ring Camera In 8-Year-Old Tennessee Girl’s Bedroom, Tells Her He’s ‘Santa Claus’,” Comic Sands (December 2019): link

“TLC Network Met With Swift Backlash After Announcing Reality Series About ‘Mixed-Weight’ Couples,” Percolately (December 2019): link

“Yoga Teacher’s Comment Leaves Chrissy Teigen Nearly In Tears, And More Moms Need To Hear It,” Comic Sands (December 2019): link

“Oregon Mom Arrested For Allegedly Hooking Up With 14-Year-Old Boy She Met On Snapchat,” Percolately (December 2019): link

“Outrage Over Lizzo’s Revealing Dress Sparks Debate About Sizism And Body Type Double Standards,” Comic Sands (December 2019): link

“Queer Women Confront Group of Intoxicated Men On Train For Their Sexist And Homophobic Language,” Comic Sands (December 2019): link

“Church’s Nativity Scene Depicts Jesus, Mary, And Joseph As Detained Refugees In Cages,” Percolately (December 2019): link

“Steve Harvey Was Involved In Yet Another Cringeworthy Flub At The Miss Universe Pageant,” Comic Sands (December 2019): link

“8-Year-Old Girl Left In Tears After Being Strip-Searched By Virginia Prison Officials When She Came To Visit Her Dad,” Percolately (December 2019): link

“Doorbell Cam Catches Amazon Delivery Driver’s Elated Reaction After Woman Leaves Snacks Outside For Him,” Comic Sands (December 2019): link

“Texas Dad Dies In ‘Freak Accident’ While Hanging Christmas Lights For Client,” Percolately (December 2019): link

“The Lights Eerily Went Out During A ‘Star Wars’ Panel After J.J. Abrams Mentioned Carrie Fisher,” Comic Sands (December 2019): link

“Amy Schumer Trolled Her Personal Trainer By Getting A Lawyer To Send Her A Cease And Desist Letter,” Comic Sands (December 2019): link

“Florida Special Education Teacher Arrested For Having Sex With Her Son’s 15-Year-Old Friend ‘Several Hundred Times’,” Percolately (December 2019): link

“Brits In Viral Video Are Absolutely Floored By How Much Healthcare Costs In The U.S.,” Comic Sands (December 2019): link

“Someone Filmed Their Cat Saying ‘Well Hi!’ With A Thick Southern Drawl, And It’s Everything,” Comic Sands (December 2019): link

“Sia Went To Walmart Pretending To Be A Lottery Winner So She Could Pay For Strangers’ Groceries But Her Cover Was Blown,” Comic Sands (December 2019): link

“University Of Denver Investigating After Woman Tells Muslim Men ‘F–k Your Religion’ As They Pray In Computer Lab,” Percolately (December 2019): link

“Anti-Vaxxers Are Getting Dragged After Requesting To Be Called ‘Vaccine Risk Aware’,” Comic Sands (December 2019): link

“12-Year-Old Boy Killed, Five Others Injured In Hit-And-Run Outside Of School,” Percolately (December 2019): link

“Woman Blocks Entrance To Manhattan Apartment Building, Calls Cops On Dad And His Kids For Trying To Visit Their Aunt,” Comic Sands (December 2019): link

“Chrissy Teigen Had The Best Response After Someone Tried To Shade Her For Having ‘Chefs And Nannies’,” Comic Sands (December 2019): link

“Amazon Removes ‘Insensitive’ Christmas Ornaments Featuring Images Of Auschwitz Following Backlash,” Comic Sands (December 2019): link

“Woman Dragged For Contemplating Breaking Up Her Happy Marriage After Running Into Guy She Danced With Once At A Club,” Percolately (December 2019): link

November 2019:

“Mister Rogers’s Widow Says That He Used To Fart To Make Her Laugh,” Comic Sands (November 2019): link

“New York Teen Arrested After Secretly Filming Sex In School Locker Room, Then Posting It Online,” Percolately (November 2019): link

“Lizzo Asked Fans To Photoshop Her Tiny AMAs Purse To Look Huge, And They Delivered,” Comic Sands (November 2019): link

“Pregnant Woman Mortified After Having A ‘Happy Ending’ During Her Pelvic Exam,” Percolately (November 2019): link

“Oregon Dispatcher Praised After Woman Calls 911 To ‘Order a Pizza’ In Attempt To Get Help,” Comic Sands (November 2019): link

“Woman In Hijab Steps In to Confront Anti-Semitic Man Ranting At Jewish Family On Subway,” Percolately (November 2019): link

“Ellen Surprises Lesbian Couple After Family Refuses To Come To Their Wedding,” Comic Sands (November 2019): link

“Dad Goes Viral After Ingenious ‘Breastfeeding’ Trick To Get His Baby To Drink Her Milk,” Comic Sands (November 2019): link

“14-Year-Old Illinois Boy Facing Hate Crime Charges Over ‘Slave For Sale’ Craigslist Post,” Percolately (November 2019): link

“Several Wisconsin Football Players Suspended After Sharing Image Of Burning Cross On Snapchat,” Percolately (November 2019): link

“Giant Baby Jesus Statue Goes Viral After People Realize It Looks Like Phil Collins,” Comic Sands (November 2019): link

“Bride Upsets Her Parents After Starting Her Wedding Without Them When They Weren’t There On Time,” Comic Sands (November 2019): link

“Guy’s Throwback Photo Goes Viral After People Realize He’s Sitting on Rosa Parks’ Lap,” Comic Sands (November 2019): link

“California Prosecutor Used His Own 13-Year-Old Daughter As Bait To Catch Man Who Allegedly Sexually Assaulted Her,” Percolately (November 2019): link

“Elizabeth Banks Sparks Controversy After Defending ‘Charlie’s Angels’ Flopping At The Box Office,” Comic Sands (November 2019): link

“10-Year-Old Girl’s Lavish Christmas Wish List Leaves Her Dad In Disbelief But Also Kind Of Impressed,” Comic Sands (November 2019): link

“Indiana Cop Immediately Fired After Video Of Him Harassing Black Mall Patrons For Looking ‘Suspicious’ Goes Viral,” Percolately (November 2019): link

“Mom’s Attempt To Prepare 3-Year-Old Son For School Photos Goes Hilariously Awry,” Comic Sands (November 2019): link

“Mo’Nique Files Lawsuit Against Neflix For Gender And Racial Discrimination,” Percolately (November 2019): link

“Iowa Woman Poses As Teen Boy Online And Busts Her Predator Son-In-Law Trying To Meet Up For Sex,” Percolately (November 2019): link

“Texas Couple Ordered To Take Down Christmas Decorations Because They Put Them Up ‘Too Early’,” Comic Sands (November 2019): link

“Distracted Guy Has No Idea What Happened After Getting His Ice Cream Cone Stolen On Live Television,” Comic Sands (November 2019): link

“California School Employees Charged In Death Of 13-Year-Old Boy With Autism After He Was Physically Restrained,” Percolately (November 2019): link

“Beluga Whale Playing Fetch In Cute Viral Video Confirmed To Be Alleged ‘Russian Spy Whale’,” Comic Sands (November 2019): link

“Man Asks For Advice After Upsetting His Wife For Refusing To Visit The Grave Of Her Deceased First Husband,” Comic Sands (November 2019): link

“Tense Video Shows American Airlines Plane Skidding Off Snowy Runway While Landing In Chicago,” Percolately (November 2019): link

“Mommy Blogger Admits To Creating Fake Account To Trash Other Influencers, Including Her Own Husband,” Comic Sands (November 2019): link

“Texas Substitute Teacher Fired And Charged After Being Filmed Beating Student And Stomping On Her Head,” Percolately (November 2019): link

“‘Harry Potter’ Star Matthew Lewis Has Ultimate Retort After Tom Felton Posts Photo Standing Next To His Younger Self,” Comic Sands (November 2019): link

“Enthusiastic ‘Cheer Dad’ Goes Viral For Doing Daughter’s Cheerleader Moves In Stands As She Performs,” Comic Sands (November 2019): link

“‘Jeopardy!’ Champ James Holzhauer Expertly Trolls Conspiracy Theorists During Tournament Of Champions,” Comic Sands (November 2019): link

“Parents Receive Onslaught Of Hate From Anti-Vaxxers For Promoting Walgreens Flu Shots,” Comic Sands (November 2019): link

“Tennessee News Anchor Slams Stranger Who Told Her She Looks ‘Mighty Big’ On TV,” Percolately (November 2019): link

“Delta Investigating After Olivia Wilde Slams Airline For Editing ‘Female Sexuality’ Out Of ‘Booksmart’,” Percolately (November 2019): link

“News Anchors Totally Lose It When Meteorologist Prances Onto Set Dressed As A Unicorn,” Comic Sands (November 2019): link

“Police Don’t Owe Anything To Colorado Man Whose House They Blew Up, Court Rules,” Comic Sands (November 2019): link

October 2019:

“Cause Of Man’s Chronic Sinus Infections Turns Out To Be Drugs He Tried To Smuggle In His Nose 18 Years Earlier,” Percolately (October 2019): link

“Woman Rips Her Husband A New One For Riding Her Bike Around Their Neighborhood Dressed As Michael Myers,” Comic Sands (October 2019—Happy Halloween!): link

“Teacher Becomes Internet Hero After Leading Students In Epic ‘Thriller’ Dance Down School Hallway,” Comic Sands (October 2019—Happy Halloween!): link

“Woman Who Texted Her Dad Every Day For 4 Years After His Death Gets Unexpected, Emotional Response From Stranger,” Comic Sands (October 2019): link

“Kristen Bell Spills The Beans About Her ‘Dishonest’ Parenting Trick For Dealing With Her Kids’ Halloween Candy,” Comic Sands (October 2019): link

“Astros Fire Assistant GM After He Taunted Female Reporters With Comments About Domestic Abuser,” Comic Sands (October 2019): link

“Muslim Ohio Teen Left ‘Humiliated’ After Being Disqualified From Race For Wearing Hijab,” Comic Sands (October 2019): link

“Christian School Theatre Teacher Fired For Being Gay Has Powerful Message For Her Former Students,” Comic Sands (October 2019): link

“Kelly Ripa Called Out After Claiming Her Son Is Living In ‘Extreme Poverty’ In Brooklyn,” Comic Sands (October 2019): link

“Nurse’s Twin Sister Pays Powerful Tribute To Nurses Everywhere With Emotional Facebook Post,” Comic Sands (October 2019): link

“Illinois Prison Guards Used Private Facebook Groups To Mock Transgender Inmates, Watchdog Group Finds,” Comic Sands (October 2019): link

“Muslim Youth Coach Gets Racist Text Message From Parent ‘Uncomfortable’ With Him Coaching,” Percolately (October 2019): link

“13-Year-Old Kansas Girl Charged With Felony After Pointing Finger Gun At Her Classmates,” Percolately (October 2019): link

“Pennsylvania Family Suing After Police Arrest Them For Loitering Outside Their Own Home,” Comic Sands (October 2019): link

“Bride-To-Be Left Fuming After Friend Steals Her ‘Dream Wedding Dress’ For Her Own Wedding,” Comic Sands (October 2019): link

“MSNBC Correspondent Adorably Interrupted By Her Son Coming To Say Hi During Live Report,” Comic Sands (October 2019): link

“Woman On Virgin Atlantic Flight Receives Onslaught Of Sexually Inappropriate In-Flight Messages From Male Passengers,” Percolately (October 2019): link

“Authorities Baffled After Woman Somehow Boards Delta Flight Without ID Or Boarding Pass,” Comic Sands (October 2019): link

“Pro-Trump Group Admits To Staging Bizarre ‘Eat The Babies’ Moment At AOC Town Hall,” Comic Sands (October 2019): link

“Police On The Hunt For Woman Who Climbed In Bronx Zoo Enclosure To Taunt Lion,” and “Woman Who Climbed Into Bronx Zoo Enclosure To Taunt Lion Identified,” Comic Sands (October 2019): link

September 2019:

“Family Sues Best Buy After Delivery Man Beat 75-Year-Old Florida Customer And Set Her On Fire,” Percolately (September 2019): link

“Controversial Podcaster Not Sorry For Suggesting That Cheaper Movie Theaters Are More Likely To Be Shot Up,” Percolately (September 2019): link

“Body Of Student Who Died In His Dorm Room Wasn’t Found For Almost Two Months,” Comic Sands (September 2019): link

“Florida Eighth Grader Arrested After Threatening To Kill Minorities In Group Chat Because ‘White Lives Matter,'” Percolately (September 2019): link

“Devasted Woman Pays Tribute To Her Boyfriend After He Drowns While Proposing To Her Underwater,” Percolately (September 2019): link

“9-Year-Old Genius Fills Old Lip Balm Tube With Cheese So She Can Snack On It During Class,” Comic Sands (September 2019): link

“North Carolina Sheriff Charged In Alleged Murder Plot To Keep Deputy From Releasing Racist Recording,” Comic Sands (September 2019): link

“Police Arrest Suspected Florida Serial Killer After DNA Links Him To Four Unsolved Murders,” Comic Sands (September 2019): link

“Ohio Daycare Workers Charged After Teacher Sits By As Aide And Students Abuse 5-Year-Old Girl,” Comic Sands (September 2019): link

“Disabled Writer Goes Viral After Combating Online Trolls’ Mean Comments With Cheerful Selfies,” Comic Sands (September 2019): link

“Dad Overwhelmed With Messages From Strangers After His Sentimental Instagram Tribute To His Sons Goes Viral,” Comic Sands (September 2019): link

“Map Showing The Average Cost Of Going On A Date In Each U.S. State Has People Doing A Double-Take,” Comic Sands (September 2019): link

May 2019:

“Purple Heart And Bronze Star Awarded To Riley Howell, The Hero College Student Who Died Tackling A Mass Shooter,” Comic Sands (May 2019): link

“Photographer’s Book Challenges Racist Sexual Stereotypes About Asian Men,” George Takei (May 2019): link

“Fans Were Wondering Why Aladdin Is So Fully Dressed In The Remake—And The Movie’s Costume Designer Just Responded,” George Takei (May 2019): link

“Prince George Was Asked To Rate His Mom’s New Garden—And His Response Is So Pure,” Comic Sands (May 2019): link

Sesame Street Just Introduced A New Muppet Character Who Lives In Foster Care,” George Takei (May 2019): link

“These Pictures and Videos of Prince George, Princess Charlotte, and Prince Louis Playing In A Garden Are A Total Delight,” George Takei (May 2019): link

“New York Just Introduced A New Bill To Make Texting While Walking Illegal,” Comic Sands (May 2019): link

“Police Investigate Lawyer Who Heartlessly Pushed A Raccoon Into The Ocean 20 Miles Offshore,” Percolately (May 2019): link

“After Trans Military Ban, Trump Has A Surprising Response To Pete Buttigieg’s Same-Sex Marriage,” Comic Sands (May 2019): link

“You Can Soon Use Your Vacation Days To Pay Off Your Student Debt—Here’s How,” Comic Sands (May 2019): link

“A New Hampshire Lunchroom Employee Was Fired For Giving Free Food To A Student Who Couldn’t Pay,” Comic Sands (May 2019): link

“Bruce Willis Got Booed By Unimpressed Phillies Fans After His Cringe-Worthy First Pitch,” Comic Sands (May 2019): link

“The Addition Of A Secret ‘Adversity Score’ To The SATs Has Ignited A Debate About Race And Class In College Admissions,” George Takei (May 2019): link

“16-Year-Old Girl Kills Herself After Polling Instagram To Vote For Life Or Death,” Percolately (May 2019): link

‘The Intense, Star-Studded Trailer for Black Mirror Season 5 Just Dropped, And Fans Are Living For It,” Comic Sands (May 2019): link

“People Are Sharing Their Most Hilarious and Cringe-Worthy #PromFails, And Oof.,” Comic Sands (May 2019): link