Drug Dealers Tell Us How to Spot a Sucker
We asked a few drug dealers how they decide which customers they're going to scam.
The Middle East
Deafened by the War on ISIS
Thousands of Iraqis, collateral victims of the war on the terrorist group, have found themselves left with war deafness that goes untreated.
I Quit Smoking But My Palate Is Still Trash
Forty days ago, I quit smoking. Ever since, I’ve been waiting for the taste epiphany people have promised.
Rap Is Banned in Iran, But the Underground Scene Is Flourishing
"We have so many forbidden things in Iran, but does that prevent us from doing them? If forbidden rap can tell good stories, go ahead and forbid it! The ban only means it's an opportunity."
A Black-Only 'Black Panther' Screening Has White People Crying Racism
We spoke with a member of Mwasi, the French Afro-feminist collective, about their controversial screening of the movie and the racial dialogue it has stirred up in France.
This Fish Makes People Trip Balls
"I saw the angel of death come to take me."
Everything You Always Wanted to Know About Drinking Breastmilk
But maybe never wanted to ask anyone.
I Made Beats for Saddam Hussein
In 2003, Nasrat Al-Bader was conscripted by the Iraqi dictator to compose war hymns. Following a series of frenzied events, he later emerged as the country’s most influential rapper-producer.
An Afternoon with Sama, the DJ Who Brought Techno to Palestine
A few weeks from her appearance at Transmusicales in Rennes, France, we met with Sama Abdulhadi to talk about her professional journey, the techno scene in Ramallah, and her reticence toward the "Arab-electro trend."
Gary Numan Wants to Declare War on Nostalgia
"All these comeback tours we're seeing from has-been 80s and 90s artists—it's ridiculous. It makes me want to take out a bazooka and destroy it all. I'll fight this until I'm 100 if I have to."
This Guy Has a Collection of Almost 500 McDonald's Boxes
He's also a storm-chaser.
Stronger Than Death: Monarch Is Finally Back
In spite of ill-fated fires and catastrophic tours, the group from Bayonne, France is holding steady and proving it with their eighth album, 'Never Forever.' Read on for a full interview and a stream of the album.