new jersey

Expert Witness with Robert Christgau

Robert Christgau Reviews 'Springsteen on Broadway'

"Its aim is to simultaneously depict and demythologize the Jersey shore and poke major holes in an authenticity it reconceives at a truer level of complexity."
Robert Christgau
5.3.19
Cannabis

Inside the Strange, Messy Fight to Legalize Weed in New Jersey

A plan for recreational pot in liberal New Jersey fell apart. It points to the snags that can arise when politicians try to get in the social-justice game.
Alex Norcia
3.28.19
black love

Photographer Akintola Hanif's Remarkable Images Celebrate Black Love and Community

"I appointed myself to represent my people correctly and counter negative stereotypes often seen in mainstream media."
Fayemi Shakur
2.28.19
Cannabis

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.
Alex Norcia
2.21.19
Munchies

Woman Silently Trashes Entire Convenience Store, Then Calmly Gets in Line to Buy Pringles

Current mood: Destroying an innocent place of business, but make it chill.
Jelisa Castrodale
2.11.19
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Watch This Guy Allegedly Fake a Fall for Insurance Money and Fail Miserably

Is that really all you've got?
River Donaghey
2.1.19
The VICE Guide to Right Now

DJ Pauly D and Vinny Are Single and Ready to Find New Girlfriends on TV

MTV just green-lit 'Double Shot at Love,' in which 20 single women will compete for the chance to date either of the 'Jersey Shore' stars.
Alex Norcia
1.25.19
WRESTLING

Ref with Racist History Makes HS Wrestler Cut Dreadlocks Before Match

Referee Alan Maloney told high school wrestler Andrew Johnson to cut off his dreadlocks before a match, but this isn't the first incident Maloney's had with racism.
Liam Daniel Pierce
12.21.18
Weed

Legalizing Weed Has Become a Race Between Lame Dads

New York and New Jersey are jockeying to see who might get it done first—a year after one of their governors called pot a "gateway drug."
Alex Norcia
12.19.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

An Undocumented Immigrant Has Been Making Trump's Bed for Years

She's reportedly just one of many employees working without proper papers at the president's New Jersey golf club.
Drew Schwartz
12.6.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

The Terrifying True Story of the 'Watcher' House Is Being Made into a Netflix Movie

"Have they found what is in the walls yet? In time they will. I am pleased to know your names and the names now of the young blood you have brought to me."
River Donaghey
12.6.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Dozens of Amazon Warehouse Workers Injured in Bizarre Bear Repellent Accident

Twenty-four people were hospitalized after a canister of the stuff was punctured by an automated machine.
Arimeta Diop
12.5.18
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