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No need for panic (access required)

Rep. Ralph Norman earlier this month pulled his loaded .38-caliber pistol from underneath his clothing and placed it on the restaurant table before him. His aim was to show constituents during a meet-and-greet at the Rock Hill Diner that guns ...

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The cost of extra sauce (access required)

If you’re doin’ dirt, ridin’ dirty, or otherwise breaking the law, at least do so on the down low. You know, without calling attention to yourself. On a recent episode of Live PD, Richland County deputies responded to multiple incidents ...

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You’re doing it wrong (access required)

Just when you thought online stunts couldn’t get any more boneheaded than “The Tide Pod Challenge,” here comes condom snorting. Yes, it seems that teens have graduated from poisoning themselves by eating Tide laundry detergent pods to snorting condoms up ...

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Stick it to the Expedia man (access required)

The perfect vacation is a myth. Whether it be lost luggage, food poisoning, severe sunburn or switcheroos at resorts and hotels, the unexpected can ruin meticulously planned good times.    Some of us grin through the inevitable snafus. Others give ...

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Method to March Madness

In a recent retweet, the University of South Carolina School of Law suggested that choosing the university with the higher-ranked law school might be a viable method of mastering March Madness bracketology. Curious, this Sidebar reporter used last year’s NCAA ...

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A small gamble

March Madness is here. The time where college basketball fanatics, casual fans, and the wholly disinterested gather in office break rooms to drop off their tournament prognostications and a couple of dollars for the pot. But before you fill out ...

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