Tag: Culture

Elon Musk on His Fears, Dreams, Twitter, Morality and Mars

The New York Times has called Elon Musk “arguably the most successful and important entrepreneur in the world.” It’s an easy case to make: He’s probably the only person who has started four billion-dollar companies…

Tesla’s Big Surprise: New Roadster Super Car

The Tesla unveiling at Jet Center Los Angeles appeared to be over on Thursday. Founder Elon Musk – dressed casually in jeans and a four-button jacket – had wrapped up his introduction of the company’s…

Jonestown: 13 Things You Should Know About Cult Massacre

Until the September 11th attacks, the tragedy in Jonestown on November 18th, 1978 represented the largest number of American civilian casualties in a single non-natural event. It is unfathomable now, as it was then, that…

‘Generation Oxy’: Inside New True Crime Memoir

It’s Saturday night and Blake Shelton’s “Redneck Girl” echoes throughout a country dance club in Tampa, Florida. Seventeen-year-old Douglas Dodd and his friends from Hudson High are snorting oxycodone pain pills and drinking rum. A…

Inside Ron Jeremy Sexual Misconduct Allegations

Last June, a woman named Ginger Banks posted a YouTube video that circulated widely among those in the adult entertainment industry. In it, Banks, dressed down in a topknot and spectacles, calmly addresses the camera…

Elon Musk: The Architect of Tomorrow

It’s mid-afternoon on a Friday at SpaceX headquarters in Hawthorne, California, and three of Elon Musk’s children are gathered around him – one of his triplets, both of his twins. Musk is wearing a gray…

Lady Gaga, Joe Biden Reveal Plan to Build Trauma Centers

At Glamour‘s Women of the Year Summit in New York City, former vice president Joe Biden detailed an ambitious initiative he’s developing with Lady Gaga: creating trauma centers for victims of physical and emotional abuse. …