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CHEFS

The Southern Chef Reviving a Centuries-Old Cherokee Recipe for Yellowjacket Soup

“We sautéed onions and garlic, added in the papery, waxy nest and unhatched larvae ... [and] pureed it in a blender."
Jenn Rice
4.1.19
Noisey Hitlist

Jockstrap Make Classical Music Sound Trippy as Hell

And we’re premiering their very glittery video for the haunting, intimate track “Charlotte.”
Ryan Bassil
12.11.18
Interviews

Ivy Sole Is the Philly Rapper Who Wants You to Forgive Yourself

The Charlotte-born, Philly-based rapper is turning her growing pains into poetry on her debut album ‘Overgrown.’
Kristin Corry
9.24.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Cops Say Wave of Public Paintball Wars Started with 21 Savage

The skirmishes have hit the streets of Atlanta, Milwaukee, Greensboro, and Detroit, and have potentially claimed two lives.
Drew Schwartz
5.2.18
bruiseday

'Fast Lane' Showed the Best of Branded PPVs, and Now They're Gone

Asuka got such a huge pop when her music played because she wasn't supposed to be there and it was a genuine surprise. That won't happen again.
Ian Williams
3.13.18
history

The Food Festival Showing How Slaves Built American Cuisine

The annual Heritage Harvest Food Festival is hosted at Thomas Jefferson's slave plantation Monticello. This year, its founders and participants are making a concerted effort to reckon with the site's past.
Mitchell Sunderland
9.7.17
Impact Work

An American Dream for Some, but Not for All

One southern city's uphill battle to increase upward mobility.
Kimberly Lawson
5.5.17
bruiseday

WWE's Fastlane 2017 Made No Sense

The worst part of Sunday's Fastlane pay-per-view was the main event, between the champion Kevin Owens and the returning part-timer Bill Goldberg.
Ian Williams
3.7.17
TRANS RIGHTS

How North Carolina got stuck with HB2, its infamous anti-trans law

Tess Owen
12.23.16
charlotte

Police acted “lawfully” in shooting Keith Lamont Scott, says Charlotte DA

Tess Owen
11.30.16
bruiseday

Hell in a Cell and the Limits of WWE's Feminism

Sasha Banks and Charlotte made history by wrestling in Hell in a Cell on Sunday, but for all the progress women wrestlers have made at WWE, there are still some questions.
Ian Williams
11.1.16
Black Lives Matter

Charlotte police release body camera footage of Keith Lamont Scott's death

"Stay with us, bro," one officer says. "What's your name, big man?"
Tess Owen
10.5.16
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