This interactive map is a comprehensive and up-to-date look at the current legislation, economy, and consumption of marijuana in the United States. Consider it a State of the Leaf.
If you’re just too busy to mine through the virile mass that is Serial-related subreddits, The Daily Dot has provided a guide to the most plausible and most atrocious fan theories about the hit podcast.
The latest innovation in porn? Strap a GoPro to a penis for the ultimate in point-of-view shots.
A musician weighs in on what kind of headphones you should be consuming your music with. Hint: it will never sound exactly like the artist “intended:”
Ultimately, the only thing that matters is how much you like the way music sounds to you in your headphones using whatever device you use to listen to music. If you go check out high end headphone reviews online, you’ll quickly learn that even fanatical audiophiles struggle to describe gear with any precision. Sound is subjective, always mediated by your own physiology and imagination, so you should choose headphones that sound the most magical to you.
In the 1800s, Charles Earl Bowles, known as Black Bart the Poet, robbed trains and killed it with a mean ab-ab quatrain. Read his fascinating and lewd poetry here.
One musician talks the absolute horror of playing to an empty room.
A portrait of a true Brooklyn hustler: