Alex Norcia

drugs-health

JUUL Is Making Buckets of Cash, But At Least the CEO Is 'Sorry'

A generation of kids who vape, a $38 billion valuation, and an apology.
Alex Norcia
a day ago
Religion

A Bishop Wants to Solve Gang Violence by Spraying Holy Water from a Helicopter

It seems like just another tone-deaf idea from a deeply troubled Church.
Alex Norcia
4 days ago
music features

Forever Warped: On the Beach, at the Tour That Refuses to Die

It was "a funeral where everyone could keep hanging out." For now.
Alex Norcia
5 days ago
drugs-health

San Francisco's Vape 'Ban' Is Turning Into a War Over JUUL and Wokeness

Both sides are claiming the mantle of harm reduction in a fight with stakes for e-cigs across the country.
Alex Norcia
7.11.19
identity-rights

9 Legitimately Weird Moments from Thursday's Democratic Debate

Joe Biden had issues raising his hands, among other oddities.
Alex Norcia
6.28.19
identity-rights

7 Debate Moments That Won't Make You Give Up Entirely

The first 2020 Democratic presidential debate was occasionally substantial. It was also very dark and strange.
Alex Norcia
6.27.19
drugs-weed

The Midwest Is About to Have a Weed Revolution

"This is the biggest domino yet to fall."
Alex Norcia
6.26.19
identity-rights

Wayfair Is Profiting from Immigration Detention, So I'm Walking Out

Honestly, we did not think this would go all across the internet.
Anonymous
6.25.19
Drugs & Crime

The Absurd Theater of the Modern Cocaine Bust

When a billion dollars worth of coke was seized this week, experts were quick to remind us that it's not going to solve America's drug problem.
Alex Norcia
6.21.19
climate change

Climate Change May Be Spawning Flesh-Eating Bacteria in New Jersey

Put them together with "brain-eating" amoeba, and it's shaping up to be a summer from hell.
Alex Norcia
6.18.19
Religion

When a Binding Contract With God Means Staying Silent on Sexual Abuse

Evangelical megachurches are leaning on a favorite tool of corporations to protect themselves from liability in the MeToo era.
Alex Norcia
6.13.19
Books

Mr. Skin Fossilized. Howard Stern Modernized

The purveyor of Hollywood's finest nude bodies and the former shock jock have both released books reflecting on their influence on the past two decades of American culture, revealing varying degrees of development.
Alex Norcia
5.22.19
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