Category: Culture

13 Most WTF Stories of 2016

This year was so terrible it actually forced us to look over our shoulders and pray every bizarre incident was just the third reboot of Punk’d – we’d even take Ashton Kutcher over the reality…

How Carrie Fisher Championed Mental Health

“If you claim something, you can own it,” Carrie Fisher told Vanity Fair in 2009. “But if you have it as a shameful secret, you’re fucked.”  Fisher, who died this week at the age of 60,…

Inside DEA Ban on Marijuana Extracts

Chris and Trish Thomas’ Good Body Products table was a hotspot at the Cotton Mill Holiday Craft Fair in Brattleboro, Vermont, early this December – they managed to sell out of products both days of fair,…

Are Teens Replacing Drugs With Social Media?

Today’s teens are a bunch of squares, according to the Monitoring the Future study from Michigan University, which has measured drug and alcohol use among teenagers since 1975. Every year, researchers survey approximately 45,000 eighth,…

20 Best Lists of 2016

In a contentious election year, it’s hard for even the more frivolous elements of pop culture not to be focused on the pressing political issues of the day. As a result, this year’s rundown of…