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Essays

Somehow Nickelback Made Ice Cube's Meathead Racing Flick 'Torque' a Classic

Fifteen years after its release, we look back on the sappy bro soundtracks that defined the nativist exceptionalism of the post-9/11 years.
Gary Suarez
1.24.19
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This Patriot Allegedly Stole an Entire Beer Truck in Most American Heist Ever

Sadly, his epic beer run was short-lived.
River Donaghey
4.20.18
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These Wacky President GIFs Are Like History on Laughing Gas

Fake history > fake news.
Beckett Mufson
7.4.17
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How to Plan Your Fourth of July BBQ

Just as our founding fathers were doing some 238 years ago, we’ll all surely be stuffing ourselves with potato chips on this year's July 4th. But here are some alternative suggestions—along with a quick tip or two—that’ll be sure to add a few fireworks...
Male Chef
7.3.17
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School Calls Cops on Student Who Paid for Chicken Tenders With Two-Dollar Bill

Even the cops thought she was lying.
Alex Swerdloff
5.5.16
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What Musicians Were Wearing and Sharing on Instagram This Week: The 4th of July Edition

See how your faves celebrated the Fourth of July.
Kathy Iandoli
7.5.15
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A Visual Cheat Sheet to Drinking American Beer

Feast your eyeballs on my step-by-step guide to how to enjoy your beer of choice the way it was intended in some of America’s top beer destinations.
Jaime Boddorff
5.25.15
Art

'Spawn Of Gerrymander' Illustrates the Grotesque Shapes of US Congressional Districts

As election day approaches, see illustrated visions of the truly strange shapes congressional districts have taken on through gerrymandering.
Beckett Mufson
11.3.14
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I Went To A New York-Themed Kitsch Restaurant In Boston, England

Mortified servers doing dances with pom-poms and a menu full of over-the-top burger options might sound like your average night at Guy Fieri's spot in NYC's Times Square, but Witham & Blues is tucked into a decidedly crappy corner of England.
Luke Pyenson
8.1.14
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Obama's Burger-and-Beer Outings Might Be Legit

POTUS has recently made a habit of communing with the common folk by breaking bread American-style: with a beer and plate of barbecue.
Baylen Linnekin
7.28.14
Restaurants

Americans Have Become Too Jaded about the Joys of Dining Out

Leave it to the USA to swing the food pendulum from obsessively, politically picky to compartmentalizing food and nutrition into a gross nutrition drink. It's like an unhealthy, off-balance relationship.
Remy Ayesh
6.1.14
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Learning How to Survive on the Cajun Swamp

I left city life behind to try to live alone—with my dog—on a houseboat on the disappearing Cajun swamp, where living conditions involved finding cottonmouth snakes in my bed, no neighbors or grocery stores, and a lonesome propane tank to cook my meals.
Rachel Nederveld
5.2.14
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