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D.A.R.E. Posted A Weed Legalization Op-Ed...And Then Took It Down

D.A.R.E. Posted A Weed Legalization Op-Ed...And Then Took It Down
photo via Raquel Baranow/FlickrMiddle school fear-mongerers D.A.R.E. apparently posted an op-ed earlier this week that called for marijuana legalization...and then, surprise, took it down.On Monday, former deputy sheriff Carlis McDerment wrote an article for the D.A.R.E. website, which rationally pointed...… Read Full Story

All of the Best Meek Mill Memes So Far

One of the interesting things about the Meek Mill-Drake beef is that it's played out, in part, on social media. That means a lot of lame, passive-aggressive Instagram posts about the other person, as well as a general dilution of... Read Full Story

Rising Comic Jerrod Carmichael On Stand-Up, Millennials and Joking About Trayvon Martin

[Photo via]If you haven't heard the name Jerrod Carmichael yet, we guarantee you will soon. And then you won't forget it. Jerrod is an anomaly: a 27-year-old stand-up comedian who avoids digital content and whose first major introduction to the... Read Full Story

Calling all Masochists: Meet Shryne, the App That Archives All Your Exes

R.I.P. me, because there's a new app that lets you archive all your past relationships in what is likely the most counter-intuitive way of attempting to move on with your life. Appropriately dubbed Shryne, it low-key stalks the absolute last person you... Read Full Story

Listen To Carly Rae Jepsen's New Single "Warm Blood"

Between the sugary "I Really Like You" and the Dev Hynes-produced slow jam "All That," Carly Rae Jepsen has thrown her hat in the ring for most dynamic pop artist of 2015. Jepsen's E•MO•TION LP doesn't come out for... Read Full Story

The 6 Must-See Films In August

From a killer cop thriller to a documentary to a charming grandmother-granddaughter road movie, here's the six films you should see in August.Cop CarA lean, mean, unbearably tense thriller by Jon Watts set in Colorado Springs about two rebellious young... Read Full Story

Watch Drake in The Game's "100" Video, a Relic of a Simpler Time

Sometimes, in the relentless onslaught of diss tracks, non-diss tracks, and passive-aggressive Instagram posts, it's hard to remember that there was a time before Drake v. Meek Mill. There was a simpler, sepia-toned moment, where both of them were just... Read Full Story

Here's One Direction's First Song, Post-Zayn: "Drag Me Down"

One D is down a D ever since Zayn left the group but Harry, Louis, Niall and Liam are soldiering on and they've just released a brand new track, "Drag Me Down." The song comes off their forthcoming fifth album... Read Full Story

This Creepy Computer Will Sing Distorted 90s Ballads To You

In case you've ever wanted to hear a machine serenade you with distorted Celine Dion, know it's officially an option now, as artist Martin Backes has created a new installation that does exactly that with his "What do machines sing... Read Full Story

UPDATED: If You're Reading This It's Too Complicated: Breaking Down The Latest in Meek v. Drake

Last time we looked at the Drake-Meek Mill Twitter beef/rap beef/somewhat confusing fight over Nicki Minaj, it was relatively small in scope -- Meek accused Drake of having other people write his rhymes (which was already kind of common knowledge),... Read Full Story