Ernesto Jr Villanueva

117 Flips | 13 Magazines | 35 Likes | 17 Following | 15 Followers | @bigdaddynesto34 | check out my blog :) http://supplyanddemand.jimdo.com/ ig..Zamnzzaddy photography/ writing/ conversation Los Angeles born and raised .

Report: NFL owners had concerns about Raiders and gang culture in LA

The Rams were the winners of the NFL to Los Angeles sweepstakes in January and will once again call Southern California their home.<p>However, it's amazing how close and fierce the competition was between the Rams, Chargers and Raiders to be the team to occupy LA after a two-decade hiatus. And while …

Why Is Marijuana Banned? The Real Reasons Are Worse Than You Think

<i>By Johann Hari</i><p>Across the world, more and more people are asking: Why is marijuana banned? Why are people still sent to prison for using or selling it?<p>Most of us assume it's because someone, somewhere sat down with the scientific evidence, and figured out that cannabis is more harmful than other …

Three Teens Have Been Arrested After a Mass Shooting in a Seattle Homeless Camp

Suspects in the attack that killed two and injured three at a park called 'The Jungle' last week are 13, 16, and 17 years old.<p><i>VICE is tracking mass shootings in America in 2016, and comparing the numbers with their European counterparts. Read our rationale for the project and the metrics we're</i> …

Here Are All the Ways You Can Get Rich in the Legal Weed Market

Legalization in parts of the US and Canada is going to increasingly present big opportunities for entrepreneurs who like getting stoned. Here's how to get your slice of the multi-billion dollar market.<p><i>This article originally appeared on VICE Canada.</i><p>A few weeks ago, when I was interviewing …

Cannabis

Landlords in Los Angeles Are Allegedly Making Buildings Uninhabitable to Push Out Poor People

Complaints against landlords have doubled in the past few years, citing extreme harassment against tenants who live in low-income or rent-controlled units.<p>Last November, the tenants of the Madison Hotel, a 220-room residential hotel in downtown Los Angeles, sued the property owners for conditions …

Fake Engineers May Have Built Hundreds Of Homes In 56 SoCal Cities

The duo is alleged to have built projects in 56(!) southern California cities. [ more › ]

Nestlé admits slavery in Thailand while fighting child labour lawsuit in Ivory Coast

The company has won plaudits for its admission of forced labour in the Thai seafood industry but much of the supply chain remains hidden<p>It’s hard to think of an issue that you would less like your company to be associated with than modern slavery. Yet last November Nestlé, the world’s largest …

Here's what a master true-crime documentary maker thinks of 'Making A Murderer'

A drifter named Randall Adams was convicted of the crime largely thanks to the eyewitness testimony of the other prime suspect in the murder, a teenager named David Harris.<p>Adams had hitched a ride with Harris and spent the evening with him at a drive-in. Later that night, Wood pulled over Harris' …

The Unedited Version Of The El Chapo Raid Looks Like Something Out Of An Action Movie

On Monday, we saw a preview of the dramatic raid footage that ended in Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzman‘s recapture by Mexican authorities. Those 30 seconds (excerpted from 50 minutes of footage from CNN’s Televisa affiliate) showed Marines launching grenades into the structure housing El Chapo. Amid the …

Action Movies

9 crazy things that could happen after the singularity, when robots become smarter than humans

Futurists say that our destiny will be shaped by the Singularity, the moment when artificial intelligence surpasses human intelligence.<p>Scholars don't agree on the details, but they say it will happen between 30 and 1000 years from today, with most predicting it will emerge in the next century.<p>It …

Ben Carson joins Donald Trump in threatening to leave GOP

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> Ben Carson on Friday took a page from Donald Trump's playbook by threatening to depart the Republican Party.<p>Ahead of Tuesday's GOP presidential debate, the retired neurosurgeon slammed the party after reports emerged that Republican insiders were discussing the possibility of …

Donald Trump

Trading Black Sites for NATO Membership: Eastern Europe's Role in the US Torture Program

For Lithuania and Romania, in particular, membership in NATO was the trade-off for allowing CIA black sites on their soil. (Image: electron; Edited: …

European Parliament

Some Newport Beach residents angry over 12-unit, affordable-housing project

Dozens of Newport Shores residents stormed out of the Newport Beach City Council meeting Tuesday night — many shouting at officials as they exited — after it became clear that the council was going to allocate nearly $2 million toward an affordable-housing project in their neighborhood.<p>"I've lived …

President signs pro-asteroid mining bill into law

And just like that, American asteroid mining efforts are legal. President Obama has signed the US Commercial Space Launch Competitiveness Act (CSLCA) into law following Congress' approval, letting companies keep whatever resources they collect beyond Earth. As you might imagine, hopeful mining …

What's New On Netflix In December 2015?

For your winter break viewing pleasure.<p>The holidays are fast approaching, which means ... couch time!<p>Enjoy your long-awaited days off with a blanket and these films and TV shows, hitting Netflix December 2015.<p><i>This list is subject to change. The Huffington Post will attempt to keep it as current as</i> …

#TheList: Your Netflix + Chill Wardrobe

What to wear, what to wear underneath that and what to watch for the thoroughly modern, millennial approach to dating.<p>The lingerie, films (all currently available on Netflix) and loungewear that add up to the ideal combination of couch time and dating.

Clothing

HitFix

Paul Bettany Reads Us The Text He Sent To Ron Howard Asking To Be In 'Star Wars'<p>Mike Ryan chats with the actor about his role as the villain in …

Anonymous trolls ISIS by removing darknet site, replacing it with Prozac ad

GhostSec, a group that affiliates itself with Anonymous, took to the darknet today for some lulz by removing an ISIS propaganda site and replacing it with a Prozac advertisement and the following message:<p>Enhance your calm. Too many people are into this ISIS-stuff. Please gaze upon this lovely ad so …

Everything coming to Netflix and Amazon Prime this November

Another month, another round of movies and shows that are landing on your streaming service of choice — or disappearing quietly into the digital ether. For Netflix it’s a big month for original content, with the Marvel series <i>Jessica Jones</i> finally arriving on November 20th (if you haven’t seen it …

We Spoke to the Guy Who Sells Cannabis Grow Kits for Kids

Greg Lonsdale wants kids to learn about hemp, open up debate about weed legalization, and find a solution to the fossil fuel crisis, all at the same time.<p>The festive season is nearly upon us. Which means so too is the period in which you have to buy gifts for extended family members you only see …

Cannabis

The Science Of Why We Fidget While We Work

Most of us do it, but fidgeting at work hasn’t been studied before. Now researchers are figuring out how it impacts our working day.<p>Paper clips, stress balls, clicking pens, rubber bands, magnets. Most of us mindlessly fidget with something while we ponder a project, listen to a lecture, or work …

Kids