Lady Traffic Barrel Monster, You Are Kind Of Creeping Us Out

Wow, you look different. So, uh, how's things? You're not dating anyone? The facelift looks great! You had barrel-reduction surgery? Wow, it — um, yeah. No, you look great! Hey, how'd you find my apartment again? » 4/29/10 9:30am 4/29/10 9:30am

Jalopnik Hangs With Traffic Barrel Monster

The Traffic Barrel Monster is one of our favorite stories this year, so when we saw him hanging out at the North Carolina State Fair we had to stop for a picture. » 10/19/09 4:15pm 10/19/09 4:15pm

Traffic Barrel Monster Is Back, Gets The Girl

Our favorite traffic barrel monster-maker is back after a short, umm... incarceration and stint of community service, and look, now he's given his monster a girlfriend! Don't they look cute together? » 10/08/09 9:00am 10/08/09 9:00am

Traffic Barrel Monster Creator Sentenced To Community Service

NC State student Joseph Carnevale, the vigilante artist behind the traffic barrel monster, has been sentenced to 50 hours of community service because of his "crime." Perhaps, as a community service, he should make more. » 7/21/09 1:00pm 7/21/09 1:00pm

Traffic Barrel Monster Creator Arrested

NC State student Joseph Carnevale, the artist behind the Traffic Barrel Monster, has been arrested for stealing the barrels and "cutting and screwing them together to make a statue," which apparently is a misdemeanor in North Carolina. » 6/12/09 2:00pm 6/12/09 2:00pm