Taylor Berman

Taylor Berman is a writer and editor living in Brooklyn, New York. Prior to The Fresh Toast, he worked as an editor and writer at Gawker.com, an editor and writer at MentalFloss.com, a staff writer at Fuse, a fact-checker at New York Magazine, an editorial assistant at a medical publisher, a community organizer in Baltimore, and an English teacher in South Korea. He is also a contributing editor at Spin.com and a co-host of the hit podcast Food on Franklin.

Author’s recent posts:

Man Spends $1,000 To Pay $3,000 DMV Fee With 300,000 Pennies

Nick Stafford really, really wanted to make a point about the bureaucracy at the DMV in Lebanon, Virginia.

The Week in Hot Messes: Burrito Lawsuits, Bionic Penises, And The Wedding From Hell

As we get deeper and deeper into winter, we’re still getting plenty of free heat...

Watch An Insane Man Crush A Yellow Jacket Nest With His Bare Hands

Below is a video of a man climbing a ladder and squashing an entire yellow...

It’s A Party! Woman Arrested For Stealing 31 Boxes of Trojan Condoms

Buying in bulk is a financially sound strategy if you can afford it. Stealing in bulk, however, is not such a great idea.

Man With Bionic Penis Wants To Date A Sex Robot

A man who recently had an eight-inch bionic penis surgically added says he’d like to...

Watch A Cat Fearlessly Sled Down A Hill With His Owner

We don’t know a ton about this wonderful video of a man sledding down a...

Grandmother Accidentally Prays To ‘Lord of the Rings’ Doll Instead of Saint

The older woman has been praying to a small Lord of the Rings figurine, mistakenly believing it to be a statue of Saint Anthony, the patron saint of the poor.

That Time Michelle Obama Sang Carpool Karaoke With Missy Elliott

From Adele to Justin Bieber to the cast of Hamilton, the Late Late Show With...

Maid of Honor Chugs Fireball, Steals Car, Punches Guest, Exposes Self

Being a maid of honor at a wedding can be stressful, but that's no excuse to down a bottle of cinnamon-flavored liquor before stealing the best man’s car.

Watch: This Woman Is All Of Us Dealing With Ice In Winter

In December, Caroline Charter uploaded a video of her mother laughing hysterically as her daughter Suzanne repeatedly tries and fails to make it up an icy driveway.