Jordan Sowunmi

Food

The Chef Elevating Weed Edibles to a Culinary Art

Cannabis chef Melissa Parks wants to make weed food "dignified and accessible."
Jordan Sowunmi
10.31.14
Film

We Interviewed the Filmmaker Behind 'The Whiteness Project'

"White people don’t have a lot of experience talking about their race, so they’re going to say a lot of dumb shit."
Jordan Sowunmi
10.15.14
Film

What Happens When an International Mining Company Comes to Town?

We interviewed director Mark Grieco about his film MARMATO, which examines how mining companies descended on a town in Colombia.
Jordan Sowunmi
10.10.14
Stuff

'Thug Kitchen' Is the Latest Iteration of Digital Blackface

After the duo behind popular food blog Thug Kitchen were revealed to be two twentysomething WASPs, the internet exploded.
Jordan Sowunmi
10.3.14
News

How One of New York City's Most Storied Police Officers Became Public Enemy No. 1

A close look at how retired NYPD Deputy Inspector and community advocate Corey Pegues became New York's most maligned cop this week.
Jordan Sowunmi
9.12.14
Stuff

A Tense Conversation with 'Chappelle's Show' Co-Creator Neal Brennan

We talked to Chappelle's Show co-creator Neal Brennan about saying the N-word in front of black people, his new show, and hanging out at Eddie Murphy's house with Dave Chappelle.
Jordan Sowunmi
8.13.14
Stuff

Meet the Married Comedians Who Share Their Private Life in a Podcast

Married comedians Tom Segura and Christina Pazsitzky talked to us about sharing their innermost details on a twice-weekly podcast, how bodily functions are an integral part of their branding, and how recent dirty talk has become their new catchphrase.
Jordan Sowunmi
7.22.14
Stuff

Chatting with the Porn Star Who Wants to Be Toronto's Next Mayor

The 2014 Toronto mayoral election has attracted enough oddball candidates that it’s making the 2003 California gubernatorial recall look like the pinnacle of democratic integrity. Toronto’s crowded field of candidates got a lot more erotic after Nikki...
Jordan Sowunmi
6.20.14
vice meets

VICE Meets: Tom Green

We talked to Tom Green about his wild career trajectory, and the finer points of suckling milk out of cow udders.
Jordan Sowunmi
6.16.14
Film

Meet Louis Ortiz, America’s Most Convincing Barack Obama Impersonator

We sat down with Louis Ortiz, the 45-year-old Puerto Rican Barack Obama impersonator and star of the forthcoming documentary Bronx Obama, about performing for Republican crowds and the time he tried to hustle French Montana out of $250.
Jordan Sowunmi
6.2.14
Stuff

Miss Cleo on Her Allegedly Fake Patois and Getting Ripped Off By the Psychic Readers Network

We met up with the psychic to discuss what she's been up to since she disappeared from our television screens over a decade ago and how her former bosses made out like bandits.
Jordan Sowunmi
4.30.14
NSFW

One Man's Quest to Create the Best Blowjob-Simulating Machine of All Time

"It really feels like someone’s giving you oral sex you because you’re not touching yourself."
Jordan Sowunmi
4.28.14
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