Craig Pittman
Craig Pittman

Craig Pittman is a native Floridian and an award-winning reporter who covers environmental issues for the state's largest newspaper, the Tampa Bay Times. He is the author, most recently, of Oh, Florida!: How America’s Weirdest State Influences the Rest of the Country. Follow him on Twitter.

Politics
Sept. 29 2016 4:05 PMThis Is the Florida Man ElectionEven if Donald Trump is only half a Florida Man.
Florida
July 30 2013 8:45 AMOh, #Florida!The three-way competition for the weirdest Florida story ever.
Florida
July 26 2013 7:30 AMOh, #Florida!The beaches are beautiful, but you never know what will wash up.
Florida
July 24 2013 6:30 AMOh, #Florida!The best castles, dinosaurs, roadside attractions, and UFOs.
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July 22 2013 7:45 AMOh, #Florida!Fresh and juicy scandals in Disney World for old people.
Florida
July 18 2013 7:06 AMOh, #Florida!Sunshine state religion: Scientology, Santeria, and sin.
Florida
July 16 2013 6:45 AMOh, #Florida!What makes a weird Florida story a weird Florida story?
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July 12 2013 8:15 AMOh, #Florida!What’s the weirdest place in the weirdest state?
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July 10 2013 5:37 AMOh, #Florida!Weeki Wachee, the park where mermaids are state employees.
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July 8 2013 5:30 AMOh, #Florida!The cult origins of one of Florida’s most dangerous invasive species.
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July 4 2013 11:45 AMOh, #Florida!The lightning capital of the United States.
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July 2 2013 7:36 AMOh, #Florida!What “cracker” really means.
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July 31 2013 6:45 AMOh, #Florida!Why does Florida produce so much weird news? Our experts explain.
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July 29 2013 8:15 AMOh, #Florida!What’s it like to grow up in Florida?
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July 25 2013 8:27 AMOh, #Florida!Biting the hand that feeds you.
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July 23 2013 7:45 AMOh, #Florida!Crooks, cops, and crooked cops—but very few criminal masterminds.
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July 19 2013 7:15 AMOh, #Florida!Why you’d be sorry if the state were gone.
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July 17 2013 7:00 AMOh, #Florida!Heroic measures to save Florida’s panthers, including mouth-to-mouth.
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July 14 2013 3:34 PMOh, #Florida!What is wrong with Florida juries?
Florida
July 11 2013 5:44 AMOh, #Florida!Introducing the Debra Lafave Bad Teacher Award.
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July 9 2013 5:00 AMOh, #Florida!Florida politicians work in the most phallic building in the world.
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July 5 2013 8:00 AMOh, #Florida!My favorite Florida roadside sign.
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July 3 2013 5:15 AMOh, #Florida!How to clean up (financially) after a disaster.
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July 1 2013 5:30 AMOh, #Florida!True facts about the weirdest, wildest, most fascinating state.