The Next City’s Forefront
Drugs and The City
Why LA’s efforts to regulate its booming medical marijuana economy are nearly two decades too late.
The End of Male (republished in Utne Reader)
An apocalyptic romp through the murky future of male bodies
Ratchet is Dead: Inside the Mind of a Miley Cyrus Stylist
A profile of Lisa Katnic, who styled 2013’s most controversial pop culture moments.
My Failed Attempt at Getting My Balls ‘Ironed’
Debunking George Clooney-fueled rumors about the Hollywood beauty craze that never was
Chiwetel Ejiofor: next Best Actor?
Tink: Chicago’s brightest young rapper.
Total Freedom: world’s best DJ.
Peggy Noland: the most corporate punk
LA’s Sugar Lab raises the stakes for high-end cakes with 3D-printed sugar.
The End of Cheap Coffee
I get scientific to explain why that $6 cup of coffee is more than just a bourgie trend.
Let the Right Ones in
A look at New Orleans’s efforts to repopulate the city by luring entrepreneurs and creatives
When Life Gives You Invasive Species, Make Sushi
A profile of sushi chef Bun Lai, the Alice Waters of invasive species
Can a Font Help a City Make a Comeback?
Chattanooga, Tenn. is not just another Southern town. A clique of typeface designers is determined to prove it.
What’s an Eco-Celebrity Worth?
I work the “green carpet” at an eco-chic pre-Oscar party.
FastCompany.com (full archive here)
Meet K-HOLE, the trend forecasting startup walking the lines between art, tech, and marketing.
Time Out Los Angeles
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