Smokin' Ed Currie no longer cultivates or consumes weed, although he does get high on his own supply of hot peppers—if you believe severe intestinal distress followed by a major endorphin rush qualifies as a high.
Desperately seeking asylum and not being able to drive down one section of a motorway are clearly two very different plights. Still, there are plenty of pissed off people this side of the Channel, so we went to speak to them.
After more than a decade of fighting insurgents in Iraq and Afghanistan, the US Army is taking stock at Operation Dragon Spear to find out whether it has what it takes to fight a country like Russia or China.
In his nation of Suriname, producer Sumy spent the early 80s creating soulful calypso-infused funk records. Then, along with a host of other artists, he and the Surinamese disco movement completely disappeared.