Seth Poynter

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Dead & Company Make ‘The Tonight Show’ Debut

Thursday night’s episode of <i>The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon</i> featured a performance by Dead & Company. The band made up of Grateful Dead members</b> …

Festivals

What Do You Do With Your Life Once You’ve Admitted To Killing Bin Laden?

BuzzFeed News speaks with Rob O’Neill, the former SEAL Team Six member who says he fired the fatal shots that took down Osama bin Laden.<p>When he was younger, Rob O’Neill used to joke with his mother that he was put on Earth to do something special. “I would say that to her when I joined the Navy, …

National Security

RT @treyanastasio: My Milwaukee response to @DrDogMusic http://t.co/XNEJGTr9cL

Listening to Learn: The Message of Phish

"It is so amazing to be standing out here in the middle of this whole thing with you guys," says the man on the stage.<p>Twenty thousand people roar.<p>"'Cause we've been standing on one end for 30 years," he continues, "just trying to get our message, our message across to you all. That's what we do up …

Identity Theft

Throwback Thursday | Five Years Since Phish Returned

In yet another sign that “time flies,” today marks five years since Phish returned to the stage for the first of three shows at Hampton Coliseum that …

Mike Gordon Among Paul Simon Tribute Additions

On March 31 Carnegie Hall in New York City will host the latest tribute put together by impresario Michael Dorf. This time around the all-star cast …

Phish Plan Multiple Residencies for 2014 Summer Tour

The iconic jam band returns to the road in July<p>Now more than three decades into their career, jam-rock vets Phish don't necessarily need a new album …

Phish's Mike Gordon Applies His Bouncy Bass To The Flaming Lips' "Are You A Hypnotist?"

An acoustic re-imagining of their "Are You A Hypnotist?"<p>Many of you know Mike Gordon as the remarkably bouncy bassist from superstars Phish, but there's something else you should be aware of: his solo stuff is fcking great. Yes, it's got some of that spontaneous groove-tastic vibe, but it also …

Flaming Lips

Who Is El Chapo? The World's Most Wanted Drug Kingpin Gets Nabbed

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>After a thirteen-year-long manhant, drug kingpin Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman was apprehended in a …

Samsung’s Galaxy S5 is here with more power, more pixels, and a refined design

What do you do when you’re one of the world’s largest smartphone makers and it’s time to update your flagship device? If you’re Samsung, you trot out the new Galaxy S5, a refined and updated take on last year’s wildly successful Galaxy S4. Like the new Gear wearables, the Galaxy S5 looks and feels …

South Korean intelligence accused of spreading 1.2 million tweets to sway elections

Prosecutors say National Intelligence Service used Twitter to smear opponents of President Park Geun-hye<p>South Korea's National Intelligence Service (NIS) has been accused of using Twitter to sway public opinion ahead of last year's presidential and parliamentary elections, as part of an ambitious …

Astronomy Picture of the Day (APOD)

Obama Administration Won't Fight State Marijuana Laws

Washington, Colorado can implement legalization without federal interference<p>In a historic pivot in the War on Drugs, the Obama Justice Department …

Colorado Republican Rips Holder on Marijuana

Attorney General Eric H. Holder Jr.'s decision not to challenge marijuana legalization laws in Colorado and Washington has one Centennial State …

Sorry Colorado and Washington, You Still Can't Buy Pot With a Credit Card

Science for potheads: Why they love to get high

There’s so much misunderstanding around marijuana. Here’s what’s really happening to people when they smoke weed<p>Drug warriors have long tried to smear marijuana as a dangerous scourge, seeking to criminalize possession of a leaf they clearly do not understand. The key to comprehending its effects …

Senate panel clears the air on marijuana laws

Hearing examines conflict between state and federal laws.<p>Federal laws pose "significant obstacles" to regulation of marijuana in states where it is legal and need to be addressed, Sen. Patrick Leahy, D-Vt., said Tuesday in a first-ever hearing aimed at reconciling rapidly changing state marijuana …