Counter-culture

The 'digital paramilitary'

The saw is that sometimes you need a thief to catch a thief, and so it may be with the current crisis in cyberspace around intelligent bots, fake …

Cybersecurity

Parmesh Sahani is leading the charge of alternative culture movement brewing in India

Parmesh Sahani is leading the charge of alternative culture movement brewing in India<p>Manish Mansinh<p>For Parmesh Shahani, everything changed in 2009. …

Scottish Government

Physicist Gil Lonzarich has sparked a revolution in the study of phase transitions driven by quantum fluctuations

In 1989, surgery for detached retinas left Gilbert Lonzarich blind for a month. Rather than feel shaken or depressed, the condensed-matter physicist …

Quantum Physics

How To Talk To Girls at Parties Is John Cameron Mitchell's Queerest Work Yet

“Smash the oppressor, tell the truth, be an original, blah, blah, blah,” Nicole Kidman’s punk godmother Queen Boadicea imparts to Elle Fanning’s Zan, …

LGBTQI

Report: Troops Guarding U.S. Nuclear Weapons Experimented With LSD

Service members guarding some of the nation's most devastating weapons bought, distributed, and used the hallucinogen LSD, as well as other …

Military

13 photos that prove Bob Dylan is the king of cool

Emblematic counter-culture rocker Bob Dylan has become not just an icon of his generation but a rock titan, Nobel Prize for Literature award winner …

Nobel Prize

NBC wants Hair; long, beautiful Hair

NBC has announced the next Broadway hit to get its now-signature live TV musical treatment, with <i>THR</i> reporting that Galt MacDermot, Gerome Ragni, and …

Hair

How Disaffected Hippies Are to Thank for America’s Thriving Food Scene

A conversation with the Andrew Friedman, the author of Chefs, Drugs and Rock & Roll.<p>It’s easy to take for granted the bounty of restaurants we …

Luxury Lifestyle

NBC Will Stage Hair As A Live Musical, So Start Wondering About The Nudity

NBC already has <i>Bye Bye Birdie</i> waiting in the wings of its live musical production schedule, but the network is adding another show to the queue. …

Hair

The 15 Best Ways to Enjoy the Arts in Portland This Week: May 23-29

Mick Foley Tells Stories, Michael Pollan Changes Your Mind, and Tori Amos is Paid Tribute! by Mercury Things to Do Staff Jump to: Readings & Talks | …

Time Travel

EXCLUSIVE - The tragic last days of Lois Lane: drug addicts turned Margot Kidder's Montana home into a meth lab and stole her jewelry before she died in her sleep after a drinking binge

• <b>Margot Kidder's home in Livingston, Montana became a target for drug addicts who stole her jewelry, silver, and medication and cooked meth in her</b> …

Crime

Can You Learn About Culture in a Gift Shop?

I took this photo of the brand spanking new 2018-2019 Burning Man Calendar at the Renwick Gallery of the Smithsonian American Art Museum during the …

Burning Man

L.A. Now Casting: Skate in Lucas & Steves Music Video ‘I Could Be Wrong’

Ramp up your hunt for acting gigs with a role in an upcoming music video.<p>The pop-EDM artist Lucas & Steve is currently casting a wide variety of fun, …

Music Videos

Why the Thames is London’s Biggest Stage

What our dirty old river means to the city’s musical legacy<p>Ah, the Thames. The bright blue umbilical cord running through the heart of the Eastenders …

England

Netflix's Wild Wild Country docu-series examines the attraction and terror of the Rajneesh movement

A few years ago, the documentary filmmaker Maclain Way and his brother Chapman were fishing around for their next story when they got chatting to a …

Entertainment (Australia)

Regulations to Benefit Legal Cannabis Markets Around the World

NEW YORK, May 21, 2018 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- NEW YORK, May 21, 2018 /PRNewswire/ --<p>According to a recent report published by Arcview Market …

Cannabis

In:Most - Thekla Mix

Keep up to date with every new upload!<p>Join free & follow <b>SoulventRecords</b><p>by Follow<p>51<br>• 2 days ago<p>27:13<p>Playing tracks by<p>In:Most, Counter Culture, Revaux, …

Mixcloud

Illuminati honors Professor Jordan Peterson (Fiction)

The Illuminati honored controversial Canadian professor Jordan Peterson at a ceremony held at the Bolingbrook Golf Club.File photo of Jordan Peterson …

Jordan Peterson

“Down with the Pipe and the Poodle!”: Yugoslavia, 1968

On a humid night in June, 1968, in a northern Belgrade suburb, a brawl at a concert hall quickly escalated into a violent confrontation between …

Political Science

Thermodynamics of first crack

There have been numerous discussions on the home roasting forum of HB regarding Scott Rao's commandment that the bean temperature progression shalt …

Coffee

Hobart :: Tunneling Out: An Interview With Tao Lin

I really liked <i>Trip</i>. I read it very fast. It is a book about DMT, psychedelics in general, Terrence McKenna and also Kathleen Harrison, who runs …

Consciousness

Light My Fire: a counterculture beacon embraced by the mainstream

The song took on a life independent of The Doors, with covers by Stevie Wonder, Al Green, Will Young and many others<p>Jon Dennis Friday, 18 May 2018

Al Green

Remembering Tom Wolfe, 'The Man In The Ice-Cream Suit'

Tom Wolfe did not blend in. He was a southerner in New York, a New Yorker in the world, a reporter among novelists and vice-versa, and a man who wore ice cream white suits and peach-pink ties in artistic circles where men and women often wore black with occasional splashes of gray.<p>He once told me …

Books

Tom Wolfe, journalism’s great anti-elitist

He had the clothes and manners of a Dixie landowner but Tom Wolfe preferred America at its least genteel. His work is a tour of drug parties, ethnic …

Literature

Salmon Arm, gem of the Shuswap, I salute you…

For years, Salmon Arm, B.C. was infamous for a rude gesture. It was in Salmon Arm where then-Prime Minister Pierre Trudeau defiantly stuck out his …

Birdwatching

Psychedelics: from mind benders to potential mind menders

<b>It’s being called a “psychedelic renaissance” (Massive; NYT Magazine) and it’s gathering steam. Hundreds of millions of people worldwide coping with</b> …

Mental Health

Counterculture Gallery, Bookstore Opens New Location in Montauk

The gallery is known for showcasing American icons and iconoclasm; rare books, original art and photography, vintage silkscreens, much more.<p>MONTAUK, …

Montauk

Madison Reunion to celebrate spirit of the 1960s

MADISON, Wis. – 1968 was tumultuous at the University of Wisconsin, in student neighborhoods and downtown’s State Street. Tensions rose as the Vietnam War expanded and the political fabric stateside continued to unravel. Marches and rallies were likely to result in clashes with the police. A …

Lake Michigan

PotNetwork Holdings’ Diamond CBD Giving Away 25,000 Assorted Gummy Bear Samples at CHAMPS Atlantic City 2018

FT LAUDERDALE, Fla., May 17, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- <b>via OTC PR WIRE -- PotNetwork Holdings, Inc.</b> (OTC Pink:POTN) is pleased to announce that its …

CBD

Tom Wolfe's work inspired my journalism career. Meeting him in Miami inspired a new one.

“This is Tom Wolfe,” said a friendly voice on the line.<p>I was a reporter on deadline at the Miami Herald when my phone rang and I heard those words.<p>I …

Tom Wolfe