Steven Hoffer
Steven Hoffer is New York-based journalist who previously worked for and Relix Magazine.

Entries by Steven Hoffer

해변 도로에 모인 거대한 하리보 곰돌이 젤리(사진)

(0) Comments | Posted July 30, 2015 | 3:05 AM

젤리를 좋아하는 사람이라면, 수입과자 전문점에서 한 번쯤 '하리보' 젤리를 구입했을 것이다. 그처럼 친숙한 모양의 이 젤리가 최근 시칠리아 남방의 몰타 섬 거리에 모였다. 사람 못지 않은 크기의 형태로 말이다. 이들은 병이 든 녹색 곰돌이 젤리 주변에서 그를 위로하고 있었다.

leon keer

사실 이 젤리들은 모두 그림이다....

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해변 도로에 모인 거대한 하리보 곰돌이 젤리(사진)

(0) Comments | Posted July 30, 2015 | 3:05 AM

젤리를 좋아하는 사람이라면, 수입과자 전문점에서 한 번쯤 '하리보' 젤리를 구입했을 것이다. 그처럼 친숙한 모양의 이 젤리가 최근 시칠리아 남방의 몰타 섬 거리에 모였다. 사람 못지 않은 크기의 형태로 말이다. 이들은 병이 든 녹색 곰돌이 젤리 주변에서 그를 위로하고 있었다.

leon keer

사실 이 젤리들은 모두 그림이다....

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What Happened To This Gummy Bear?

(0) Comments | Posted July 29, 2015 | 11:58 AM

The good news is this 3-D street art is super-awesome. The bad news is this gummy bear is dead. 

Artist Leon Keer describes the scene, painted last weekend for the Malta Street Art Festival, as a group of gummy bears gathering around their "deceased green friend."


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Boy, 8, Is First Child Ever To Receive Double Hand Transplant

(3) Comments | Posted July 29, 2015 | 8:53 AM

An 8-year-old Maryland boy took a big step closer to his dream of throwing a football earlier this...

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Sé como este pug y relájate

(0) Comments | Posted July 28, 2015 | 9:47 AM

Estamos a punto de llegar a agosto. Es hora de ponerte tus estilizadas gafas rojas, sumergirte en la "piscina", roncar un poco, y tomártelo con calma.

Deja que este pug sea tu inspiración. Siéntate, relájate y mantente fresco.

--Esta nota fue publicada originalmente en inglés por

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'Brazen Bandit' Robs Bank, Takes Complimentary Lollipop

(0) Comments | Posted July 28, 2015 | 8:49 AM

The 8-year-old in you will totally understand.

Police in Florida "#Busted" a "brazen bandit" who took a complimentary lollipop for the getaway when he robbed a bank, the Palm Beach County Sheriff's Office said in a statement on Facebook.

Authorities shared photo evidence of the alleged bank robbery/candy robbery. Jonathan Boston,...

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New York Daily News Calls Bill Cosby 'America's Rapist'

(2) Comments | Posted July 27, 2015 | 10:00 AM

The New York Daily News hit newsstands on Monday with a full cover spread calling out Bill Cosby as "America's Rapist."

The cover directly nods to the July 27 issue of New York Magazine, which features interviews with 35 women who have accused Cosby of sexual assault. The NY...

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Be Like This Pug And Just Chill

(0) Comments | Posted July 27, 2015 | 8:28 AM

August is almost upon us. It's time to put on your stylish red shades, take a dip in the pool bucket, snore a little, and take it easy.

So let this carefree pug be an inspiration. Sit back, relax, and stay cool out...

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Woman Found Naked In Bushes Near Disney World May Have Been Raped

(0) Comments | Posted July 23, 2015 | 9:58 AM

Authorities in Florida are investigating a possible sexual battery after a woman was found naked in the bushes behind a Downtown Disney bar last week.

The unidentified victim "remembers being at the House of Blues and dancing, but not leaving," according to an Orange County sheriff's...

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Officials Deny That Sandra Bland Dashcam Video Was Edited

(3) Comments | Posted July 22, 2015 | 8:28 AM

Texas authorities are denying accusations that the shocking Sandra Bland dashcam video has been edited.

Jumps, loops and other inconsistencies in the 52-minute dashcam video of Bland's July 10 arrest are due to "technical issue during posting," rather than editing, Tom Vinger, a spokesman for the Texas Department...

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These Two Men Have Each Eaten Chipotle For Over 100 Days Straight

(5) Comments | Posted July 21, 2015 | 10:54 AM

If you think variety is the spice of life, you're obviously not eating Mexican take-out every day.

Two individuals on a quest to indefinitely go where nobody ever wanted to go before -- a months-long diet of eating Chipotle, daily --  are finally getting some well-earned recognition.

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New Photos Reveal More Of El Chapo's Prison Escape Tunnel

(74) Comments | Posted July 15, 2015 | 11:00 AM

New photos of the tunnel that Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman is suspected of using to escape a Mexican maximum security prison have surfaced, as officials offer $3.8 million for information leading to the drug kingpin's arrest.

The images show the inside of the mile-long passage that the drug...

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Florida Woman Arrested After Fight With Husband Over Confederate Flag

(73) Comments | Posted July 14, 2015 | 11:31 AM

A Florida woman is accused of striking her husband after he refused to take down a Confederate flag.

Margaret "Peggy" Rae Carpenter, 60, allegedly hit her husband -- drawing blood where her bracelets pierced his skin -- on Saturday during an argument over the flag, The Tampa Bay...

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Inside The Tunnel Mexican Drug Lord 'El Chapo' Used To Escape Prison

(205) Comments | Posted July 13, 2015 | 11:26 AM

New footage shows where one of the world's most wealthy and powerful drug lords escaped a Mexican maximum-security prison.

The manhunt for Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman began early Sunday, after prison guards discovered a tunnel entrance concealed in his cell's shower.

In the video above, Mexican...

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Naked Man Steals Police Cruiser, Claims He Was Poisoned (VIDEO)

(2) Comments | Posted July 9, 2015 | 1:00 PM

A New Mexico man is accused of stripping naked and speeding off in a police cruiser.

Footage recorded on July 4 by a Curry County deputy's body camera shows the deputy attempting to reason with the suspect, later identified as Jesus Tarango, 37, according to KRQE.

The deputy...

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Broadway Theatergoer Climbs On Stage To Charge Phone -- In Fake Outlet

(9) Comments | Posted July 8, 2015 | 8:53 AM

You charge up your battery power, but it just won't increase your brain power.

A man at a Broadway show desperately needed to plug in his phone climbed onstage before a recent performance to connect his device to the nearest outlet, according to Playbill. Unfortunately, that power outlet...

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Can You See Her? Creepy Blue Face Optical Illusion Will Blow You Away

(39) Comments | Posted July 7, 2015 | 12:24 PM

It's no blue dress, but it's pretty freaky all the same.

We're currently obsessed with this optical illusion, which comes to us by way of the Daily Mail Australia. Here's how it works: Stare at the white dot on the woman's nose for 15 seconds. Then...

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Woman Accused Of Shooting Firearms Instructor In The Face

(135) Comments | Posted July 1, 2015 | 8:40 AM

A Vermont woman is accused of shooting her firearms instructor in the face during her second lesson, police say.

Veronica Lewis, 31, allegedly fired three shots at Darryl Montague on Monday, striking the 48-year-old man twice in the jaw and once in the abdomen, according to CBS News.

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Canadian Killer Luka Magnotta Is Looking For His 'Prince Charming'

(23) Comments | Posted June 30, 2015 | 12:03 PM

A Canadian killer who filmed himself dismembering his former lover is looking for new romance -- on a dating service for inmates.

Luka Magnotta, who is serving a life sentence for murder, has posted a dating profile on the website Canadian Inmates Connect Inc.

A former...

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