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A Year of Lil Wayne

It's VMA Day so Here's a Video of Lil Wayne Performing at the 2011 VMAs

The VMAs are always a place to make a statement
Kyle Kramer
8.28.17
A Year of Lil Wayne

A Year of Lil Wayne: Load Up the Choppers Like It's December 31st

Happy New Year from Noisey and Lil Wayne.
Kyle Kramer
12.31.16
News

The Canadian Jihadist Who Burned His Passport After Joining ISIS Is Alive and Tweeting

The 22-year-old Calgary native who goes by "Abu Usamah" online told us that he was in Libya and claims Twitter keeps banning him.
Ben Makuch
4.17.15
News

Three Canadians Were Charged with Being Part of an Islamic State Cell

Authorities say that the three men, two of whom are believed to have gone to fight in Syria, were part of a terror cell operating out of Ottawa.
Ben Makuch
2.4.15
Features

Father John Misty is Over the Demonic Clown Thing

The first time I saw Father John Misty I thought he was an asshole. But I also thought he was handsome, charming and capable of a deep and crystalline insight that most performers lack. He sang about hallucinogenic misadventures, sexual dominance and how
Brad Casey
11.7.13
Motherboard Blog

Is Edward Snowden Going to Germany?

Sub-question: Who will the ex-NSA agent Skype with first?
Daniel Stuckey
11.1.13
tech

How Humans Will Respond to Immortality: A Chat with John Fischer

I chatted at length with the University of California–Riverside philosophy professor about living forever. As expected, the conversation got pretty meta.
Austin Considine
3.29.13
Motherboard Blog

America's Rules for Drone-Killing Americans Are More Torturous Than America Imagined

Before his CIA pick John Brennan gets grilled in Congress, Obama's own "torture memos" on targeted killings -- and a new set of intel on Bush's torture program -- shed some harsh light on how America secretly conducts war.
Adam Clark Estes
2.5.13
tech

Obama's Got a New Drone Playbook That the CIA Can Ignore

The Obama adminstration is close to wrapping up its so-called drone "playbook" and its most notable marker, for now, is not so much who the policy reins in but who it keeps just out of arm's reach--and thus, hidden.
Brian Anderson
1.21.13
Motherboard Blog

CIA Drones Have Free Rein in Pakistan for the Next Year

It's almost comical, the hand-wringing and head-butting that went into what's ultimately a non-decision, or at the least a long punt. And it doesn't help that the guy who designed Obama's new drone "playbook" doesn't have to adhere to it.
Brian Anderson
1.21.13
tech

Obama's Drone Wars, Round 2

Nominating Chuck Hagel and John Brennan as defense secretary and CIA chief, respectively, represents a somewhat controversial re-imagining of the US national security team's expanding drone wars.
Brian Anderson
1.8.13
Motherboard Blog

How America's New Top Soldier and Spy Will Define the Drone War

Nominating Chuck Hagel and John O. Brennan as defense secretary and CIA chief, respectively, represents a somewhat controversial re-imagining of the US national security team's expanding drone wars.
Brian Anderson
1.8.13
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