New York's Bodega Owners Want to Sell You (Legal) Weed
Recreational marijuana isn't yet legal in New York State, but corner stores are already angling for a piece of the action.
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Silicon Valley’s Hot New Startup Is a Vending Machine for the Rich
Buckle up for the latest disruption from the technovators at Silicon Valley.
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We Asked Bodega Workers What They Thought of the Startup That Wants to Make Them Obsolete
Mom and pop aren’t sweating it.
The L Train Shutdown Could Hit Bodega Workers Hard
Bodega workers on what the upcoming subway closure means for them
We Spoke to the Yemeni-Americans Who Took Part in NYC's Massive Bodega Strike
"We lost money but we regained our rights. We have a right to protest and have our voices heard. If we have to loose money to show others that we are human beings, no problem.”
We Know the Password to LA’s New Super-Secret Sandwich Shop
One part East Coast-style bodega, one part West Coast-style liquor store, one part true DIY delicatessen, and one part speakeasy, Tinfoil: Liquor & Grocery in Highland Park is here to feed you piles of meat between bread until 3 AM.
Crime & Drugs
Brooklyn bodega owners fear backlash after mass synthetic weed overdose
Yemeni convenience store owners are worried about being blamed for a recent incident involving the drug K2 that left 33 people hospitalized.
New Yorkers Are All Eating Black-Market Ice Cream
A police source stated numerous deli and bodega owners throughout the city are buying ice cream from thieves, who steal it from Manhattan drugstores.
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A$AP Ferg and A$AP Rocky Are Rapping Bodega Kittens in This Clip From HBO's 'Animals'
Eat your heart out, MC Skat Kat.
Never Interact With Another Human Again in This Unmanned Grocery Store
Shoppers use smartphones to enter the store and buy goods. There are a total of zero actual cashiers.
Drunk-Biking Is the Only Way to Tour Argentina's Wine Country
For a century, the vineyards of Mendoza turned out low-quality crap, but in recent years the region has become renowned for producing some of Argentina's best wine.
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Johnny May Cash's 'My Last Days' Wouldn't Be the Worst Rap Song to Hear Before You Die
The video for the song involves a kid getting ruthlessly capped outside of a cornerstore. If he had known it was his last snack run, would he have gotten the same munchies? Maybe he would have opted for those special-edition Sriracha Lays instead.