Mike Denison

Mike Denison is a digital content specialist (and occasional reporter) for The Palm Beach Post and loves finding new ways to make you want to know what you need to know. Prior to arriving at the Post, he covered technology and health care for Capital News Service, analyzed Maryland business for The Daily Record in Baltimore, interned at USA Today, and was a senior editor at the short-lived LiveMusicGuide.com. A native of the Philadelphia suburbs, Denison earned his bachelor’s degree in journalism from the Philip Merrill College of Journalism at the University of Maryland while doubling in psychology.

Latest from Mike Denison

Report: Tow truck driver denied tow to Bernie Sanders supporter
 A legally disabled woman stranded on the side of the road was denied a tow because she had a Bernie Sanders bumper sticker, according to ABC 11.  Ken Shupe of Shupee Max Towing in Traveler's Rest, S.C. said he was "proud"  of his actions, "because I felt like I finally drew a line in the sand and stood up for what...

7:15 PM Thursday, May. 05, 2016

A legally disabled woman stranded on the side of the road was denied a tow because she had a Bernie Sanders bumper sticker, according to ABC 11.  Ken Shupe of Shupee Max Towing in Traveler's Rest, S.C. said he was "proud"  of his actions, "because I felt like I finally drew a line in the sand and stood up for what...
We played the Heat-Raptors series in NBA 2K, and it’s going to be a thrill ride
 NBA 2K16 has spoken: The Heat-Raptors series is going to be a wild ride. We simulated the series on our Twitch.tv channel, and, well, things got a little crazy. We’ve posted highlights here. Tune in for our next stream if the Heat make it to the conference finals! A back-and-forth contest went down to the wire, but Dwayne Wade&rsquo...

8:03 PM Tuesday, May. 03, 2016

NBA 2K16 has spoken: The Heat-Raptors series is going to be a wild ride. We simulated the series on our Twitch.tv channel, and, well, things got a little crazy. We’ve posted highlights here. Tune in for our next stream if the Heat make it to the conference finals! A back-and-forth contest went down to the wire, but Dwayne Wade&rsquo...
Drake name-dropped 'West Palm girls' on his new album, and he's not exactly a fan

7:16 PM Friday, Apr. 29, 2016

West Palm Beach made a surprise appearance on one of the biggest albums of the year. Unfortunately, it wasn't exactly good news. Hip-hop artist Drake called West Palm women "spoiled rotten" on "Redemption," the seventh track on his album VIEWS, according to lyrics site Genius.com. The line comes from the second verse of...
Corey Jones shooting: Reactions to State Attorney's grand jury decision

7:00 PM Wednesday, Apr. 27, 2016

In the wake of Palm Beach County State Attorney Dave Aronberg's announcement Wednesday that his office is sending the Corey Jones shooting case to a grand jury, social media users were quick to react. See what people are saying about the decision.
Report: Part of Disney's Animal Kingdom evacuated due to fire
 Part of Disney's Animal Kingdom has been evacuated after a fire started during the 'Festival of the Lion King' show, according to CBS 12.  The fire reportedly began after a float caught fire.     So far, no injuries have been reported.

9:30 PM Monday, Mar. 21, 2016

Part of Disney's Animal Kingdom has been evacuated after a fire started during the 'Festival of the Lion King' show, according to CBS 12.  The fire reportedly began after a float caught fire.     So far, no injuries have been reported.
Happy birthday, Florida! Here are the top weirdest Florida stories of 2016
 Happy birthday, Florida! On this day in 1845, Florida became the 27th U.S. state. (It was also the third to leave the Union. Fun fact!) Let's celebrate by remembering the five (plus one) craziest, Florida-est stories of the year so far. It's already been a wild one. Direct quote: "A 42-year-old grandmother high on Xanax, morphine and...

4:28 PM Thursday, Mar. 03, 2016

Happy birthday, Florida! On this day in 1845, Florida became the 27th U.S. state. (It was also the third to leave the Union. Fun fact!) Let's celebrate by remembering the five (plus one) craziest, Florida-est stories of the year so far. It's already been a wild one. Direct quote: "A 42-year-old grandmother high on Xanax, morphine and...
Report: Florida child found among grenades and pipe bombs
 A Florida couple has been arrested and chraged with child neglect after leaving pipe bombs and hand grenades within arm's reach of a five-year-old, according to our news partners at WPTV NewsChannel 5.  Deputies found two pipe bombs, two hand grenades, five handguns, eight rifles and almost 300 grams of what appeared to be synthetic...

6:23 PM Monday, Feb. 22, 2016

A Florida couple has been arrested and chraged with child neglect after leaving pipe bombs and hand grenades within arm's reach of a five-year-old, according to our news partners at WPTV NewsChannel 5.  Deputies found two pipe bombs, two hand grenades, five handguns, eight rifles and almost 300 grams of what appeared to be synthetic...
The Budweiser anti-drunk driving ad just might win the Super Bowl

2:55 AM Monday, Feb. 08, 2016

Whether you love or hate Budweiser, you have to admire what their #GiveaDamn Super Bowl commercial represents. It features actress Helen Mirren rattling off brutal insults for drunk drivers, and then drops a surprising revelation. Budweiser will reportedly give $1 to “safe ride programs” for every time someone uses the hashtag...
T-Mobile’s Super Bowl ad brings back good old ‘Hotline Bling’

2:46 AM Monday, Feb. 08, 2016

T-Mobile’s Super Bowl ad features Drake bringing back “Hotline Bling,” with the chorus undergoing some slight changes. In a year that was full of “Hotline Bling” memes, T-Mobile shows there’s still room for a few jokes in an old space.
Honda’s Super Bowl ad is kinda cute but mostly just weird

2:23 AM Monday, Feb. 08, 2016

Honda’s Super Bowl ad features its Ridgeline pickup truck, which boasts an audio system in the bed of the truck. This feature is enough to inspire a herd of sheep to sing Queen’s classic “Somebody to Love,” which ends up looking really, really weird.