Jackass Star Bam Margera Arrested at Mardi Gras

Plus: Jagr wins it for the Flyers in OT, Philly's losing out on $42M in the new state budget, Lower Merion parents find out today if their kids were underage drinking on YouTube, and more of what the city is buzzing about today.

Bam Margera Arrested at Mardi Gras. Bam Margera was essentially arrested for being Bam Margera in the French Quarter on Monday. The Jackass “star” was allegedly swimming in a pool with all of his clothes on before police arrested him and cuffed him at the scene. [TMZ]

Jagr in Overtime! If you didn’t watch the Flyers last night, you messed up. Wayne Simmonds found the back of the net to tie things up with nine seconds left in regulation. Jagr scored his 16th career overtime goal to lift the good guys past the Jets 5-4. [The 700 Level]

Philly Missing Out on $42 Million in New State Budget. Governor Tom Corbett’s new budget has Philly losing out on $42 million. Additionally, the elimination of a grant program will cost the Philadelphia School District at least $14 million. Which is fine, since the PSD is so flush right now. [Inquirer]

Lower Merion Underage Drinkers Caught on Camera. Ah, to be young in the YouTube generation. Lower Merion School District caught wind of YouTube videos that featured some of the district’s students underage drinking and partaking in recreational drug use. They pointed the police in the right direction and, today, all the mommies and daddies will find out if their shining stars were knocking a few back. [6 ABC]

The Sixers Woes Continue. They’re without Spencer Hawes and Elton Brand, but that doesn’t make the loss to the Grizzlies any prettier. The Sixers have now lost six-of-eight and four straight. Uh oh. [Yahoo!]

Parkland School District Approves Bus Ads. But they’re not on the outside of the buses. They’re inside. The ads will earn the school district a cool $150,000 in the first year and be age appropriate. [Philly.com]