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:

9-Foot-Gator Shocks Family After Breaking Into Home

Easter Sunday is a time for family and generally speaking, it is not a time for a nine-foot-long alligator to climb 15 steps to your second floor porch.

5 Ways To Get Rid Of The Marijuana Smell After Smoking

That marijuana smell is a pungent odor. No one wants their clothes or bags or apartment to reek of marijuana. Here's how to quell that smell fast.

All She Wanted Was A Pepsi: Woman Busted For Allegedly Raiding Drake’s Fridge

The truest sign of Drake's stardom is the fact that a fan allegedly broke into his Los Angeles house to drink some water and soda from his fridge.

Colorado Marijuana DUIs Down One Third From 2016

Arrests for driving under the influence of marijuana in Colorado were down 33.2 percent in the first three months of 2017 compared to last year.

Pet Marijuana Overdoses Are Up 145 Percent in New York

The A.S.P.C.A.’s national animal poison control center says it’s seen a 144 percent increase in pet marijuana overdoses from 2010 to 2015.

Texas Lawmaker Wants To End Driving Suspensions For Drug Convictions

Dem. Rep. Beto O’Rourke has introduced a bill to repeal a federal law to suspend or remove the driver’s licenses of people convicted of drug offenses.

Oakland Company Donates Free Cannabis Products To Cancer Patients

Oakland-based Jetty Extracts has established the Shelter Project which gives free cannabis oils to cancer patients if they are in need.

Uruguay Will Become First Country To Allow Pharmacies To Sell Weed Over The Counter

On Thursday, Uruguay announced that it will become the first country in the world to...

Man Fined $190 for “Walking” His Snake in Park Without a Leash

If you take your pet to a park in South Dakota, you better put a...

Spaghetti Doughnuts Are Now A Thing In NYC

A company called Pop Pasta is debuting spaghetti doughnuts at a food market and we are dying because we love them so very much.