Los Angeles

LGBTQ

I’ve Gotten Super into Queer Afterhours Parties in My 50s

In Los Angeles, the afterhours scene is creating some of the most radical queer spaces I’ve ever seen.
Jeff Leavell
5.5.19
GAMES

Meet the Superfans Spending Tens of Thousands on Escape Rooms

“I didn’t think I’d ever be into something so much as I am escape rooms. Now everyone knows me as 'Escape Room Girl.'"
Justin Caffier
4.30.19
Culture

Legendary 'Boyz N the Hood' Director John Singleton Has Died

He was 51.
River Donaghey
4.29.19
Health

My Journey Through the World of Rich-People Meditation Products

Is it possible to buy your way to enlightenment? I tried to find out.
Justin Caffier
4.24.19
Nipsey Hussle

Police Arrest Man Suspected of Killing LA Rapper Nipsey Hussle

The Los Angeles Police Department confirmed the arrest Tuesday in a tweet.
Tess Owen
4.4.19
super bloom

Jerks Landed a Helicopter on California's Wildflower Super Bloom

#DontDoomTheBloom.
Sarah Emerson
3.27.19
DEEP DIVE - CREATED WITH JAMESON WHISKEY

Inside the Bars That Made the Sunset Strip in 1980s LA Legendary

Glam rock holds a special place in the American psyche. But a handful of dives made it all happen.
Justin Caffier
3.5.19
Art

North Korean Defector Artist Sun Mu’s Lost Utopias

The former propaganda artist for the DPRK regime now lives in South Korea, after swimming to freedom in the 1990s.
Lucy Tiven
2.26.19
climate change

Here's an Interactive Map That Shows How Climate Change Will Affect Your Town in 60 Years

If we do nothing to curb greenhouse gas emissions, the weather in New York City will feel like Alabama and Los Angeles will be as hot as the tip of the Baja Peninsula.
Becky Ferreira
2.13.19
Scene Reports

The New Generation of LA Rap Is Changing Everything

A group of rappers and producers are reimagining not just the sound of Los Angeles, but its slang, its fashion sense, and the cultural divide between blacks and latinos.
Torii MacAdams
2.12.19
Body Positivity

Dancing in a Body-Positive Strip Show Taught Me How to be Fat and Sexy

Growing up, I always felt sexiness was something reserved for thin people. Stripping helped change that.
Alison Stevenson
1.29.19
Noisey News

Hell Yeah, Kendrick Lamar and SZA Might Win a Damn Oscar

The TDE members are in the running for Best Original Song for "All the Stars" at this year's Oscars.
Kristin Corry
1.22.19
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