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Grilled Octopus with Braised Black-Eyed Peas Recipe

Tender, steak-like octopus gets topped with a spicy Guajillo chile sauce and homemade pesto, and rests on a bed of nicely stewed black-eyed peas.
Travis Lett
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How to Eat Poke Like a Muscle Beach Body Builder

I went to Venice Beach in pursuit of some of LA's best poke, but it was Muscle Beach's hard bodies that showed me the proper way to enjoy this Hawaiian treat.
Alison Stevenson

Meet the Reformed Gangsters Trying to Save Venice Beach from Gentrification

Matty Matheson hangs out with the LA locals behind Born x Raised, and Meg Gill samples New York's finest home brews Thursday on VICELAND.
VICE Staff
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This Sci-Fi Short Wants You To Meet a Giant Alien and Find Yourself

An enormous alien lumbers through Los Angeles and people have no idea what to do.
Abby Ronner
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The 8 Most Essential Places to Eat in Venice Beach

Venice has treasures old and new when it comes to its restaurants and bars, from crazy-hyped Gjelina to the classic appeal of The Great Western Steak & Hoagie.
Munchies Staff

This Beer Company By the Beach Is Hoping Its Lager Will Start a Revolution

House Beer definitely isn’t the best beer you’ve ever tasted but on that same note, it tastes a hell of a lot better than the gallons of the skunky lagers you shotgunned as a teenager.
Javier Cabral
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Why There's a Controversy Surrounding This Artisanal Bakery in Venice

California's Venice beach is changing fast, with Google, Snapchat, and more high-end restaurants taking up more of its real estate every day. Meet the young, baker entrepreneur who has been the poster child for the area's transformation.
William Fowler

The LAPD Had a Wild Town Hall About the Shooting of Brandon Glenn

City officials who showed up to take questions were the recipients of an outpouring of rage and sadness.
Mike Pearl

Meet the Woman Fighting for the Right to Go Topless in LA

Melissa Diner thinks that the law banning the areolas of "female persons" could use some tweaking.
Allegra Ringo

Tourist Trap: We Sent Flosstradamus to the Venice Boardwalk to Ask People How They Turn Up

The trap originators found ravers, hippies, rappers, juggalos. But most importantly, they found themselves.
Jemayel Khawaja

One of the Stars of '10 Things I Hate About You' Started a Religion

Andrew Keegan, of 10 Things I Hate About You fame, recently started a church in Venice Beach, California. We visited it to find out why he swapped his acting career to lead a religion.
Shyam Dodge and Shanrah Wakefield

Title Shots with Conor McGregor

In this episode, we explore Venice Beach with Irish UFC featherweight Conor McGregor to learn how his obsession with movement has shaped his fighting style.
Fightland Staff