MIAMI, FLORIDA - MAY 07: Sergio Perez of Mexico driving the (11) Oracle Red Bull Racing RB19 leads Fernando Alonso of Spain driving the (14) Aston Martin AMR23 Mercedes and the rest of the field off the line at the start during the F1 Grand Prix of Miami at Miami International Autodrome on May 07, 2023 in Miami, Florida. (Photo by Jared C. Tilton/Getty Images)

If there was ever a reason to pregame before a sporting event in Miami, it was last weekend. Ticket prices at the Miami Grand Prix were generally more than a $1,000 each but that’s just where things started. You want a few bottles of water while you enjoy the Miami F1 Race? That’ll be $25. Twenty-five dollars for a bottles of water! Rather a beer? A bucket of 16 ounce Heineken was $50. A wine bottle starts at $130. Maybe a mixer? Bottle service for  Tito’s vodka drinks was priced at $560. For the price of ONE Tito’s bottle at the race, you could buy 28 bottles of Tito’s at Total Wine at Coconut Point. Here’s some of the other ridiculous drink prices. We’ll get to the food, next.

$275 for nachos. if you’re trying to eat healthy, the fruit will set you back $295. That’s in the hospitality section. Those are the people they’re trying to squeeze the cash from. The VIPSs. And to be fair, that is for a serving of 4. What about the regular people? The people in the stands? The $42 Wagyu steak sandwich sounds nice. Sounds nice.

That’s not Wagyu steak. It looks a lot like Hillshire Farm’s Deli Ham. C’mon Miami. We’re better than this.

I watched the Miami F1 Race at home with a $2.19 bag of Aldi’s pretzels. 


These Florida Cities Have The Highest STD Rates in America


These Florida Cities Have The Highest STD Rates in America

Several Florida cities are on this list for having the Highest STD rates in America. This is according to research done by the team at Innerbody who did a study on U.S. cities with the highest sexually-transmitted diseases. Out of 100 cities, Tampa comes in at number 59.

Tampa has 694 STD cases per 100K population. The study is based on data from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s latest STD Surveillance Statistics. Gonorrhea, Chlamydia, and Syphilis top the list of most commonly reported new STD infections.

The Florida Department Of Health offers free STD testing. If you are not sure where a location is near you, you can find it here. Orlando, West Palm and Daytona are also on this list.

Below however, are the Florida cities that rank among the top 20 cities with the highest rates in America.

  • 16. Jacksonville

    Jacksonville Florida comes in at #16 on this list. This city has 997 STD cases per 100k population.

    Hiv Cases: 267

    Chlamydia Cases: 11,667

    Gonorrhea Cases: 5,376

    Syphilis Cases: 511

  • 17. Miami

    Miami comes in at #17 on this list. Miami has a reported 987 STD cases per 100k population. 

    HIV Cases: 781

    Chlamydia Cases: 12,521

    Gonorrhea Cases: 5,180

    Syphilis Cases: 2,166

  • 19. Fort Lauderdale

    Fort Lauderdale comes in at #19 on this list.  They have a reported 950 STD cases per 100k population.

    Hiv Cases: 460

    Chlamydia cases: 10,185

    Gonorrhea Cases: 4,516

    Syphilis Cases: 1,381

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