The Noisey Guide to
Chillwave Was the First Great Genre of the Internet Era
A guide to the best songs from the late-aughts movement of hazy pop artists like Toro y Moi, Washed Out, and more.
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I Manipulated Lonely Teachers to Steal Tests in High School
I got the idea when I was working at a movie theater.
The Story of the Very First Thing Securely Sold on the Internet
25 years ago, a college kid named Dan Kohn had the novel idea to let people buy things online. The first thing he ever sold was a Sting solo album.
The 120-Degree Heat Waves of the Future Could Melt Streets and Bend Train Tracks
As climate change makes summers worse, cities around the U.S. must adapt or face potentially deadly consequences.
I Took My Mom's Online Nursing Courses for Her
She needed sleep—and more hours at her day job to help me get through my own school.
People Are Hungry for Shroom Legalization, and the Money to Fund It Is Growing
A lobbying group called "SPORE." A "psychedelic caucus" in Congress that includes AOC. And lots of cash.
I'm a College Professor Who Faked Dissertation Data on the Side
It was a good gig for a while, to be quite honest.
I Work at a School That Passes Kids No Matter What
It took me a while to figure out I had taken a job at a diploma factory.
Objectively Correct Lists
The 37 Best Ambient Albums of 2019 So Far
The world is stressful. Throw on these albums for a little bit of peace.
Climate Change Is Everywhere. Just Not on TV
Prestige TV dominates the culture, but it has a big blind spot when it comes to our warming planet.
The Athletes I Tutor Are Not Very Smart, So I Do Their Work Without Telling Them
I'm a pro motorcycle racer, and this is my side hustle.
It Was Surprisingly Easy to Cheat in Bible Class at Karen Pence's School
I would still consider myself religious, but I just felt it was unrealistic to expect me to memorize Bible verses at age 12.