If you ever find yourself in court on drug possession charges, always remember the following: it is never a good idea to flip off the judge who's about to sentence you!

Eighteen-year-old Penelope Soto found that out the hard way after being fined $5,000 for contempt of court after mouthing off to Miami-Dade Circuit Judge Jorge Rodriguez-Chomat.

After she made that gesture to him, the fun was only beginning.