Wes is one of our reporters, and we’ve shared stories of his on this Tumblr before. He’s been in Ferguson for the past few days reporting, and last night, he was arrested — and then released. Here, you can read Wes’s full account of what happened last night.
Up-and-coming Chicago rapper Chance The Rapper just won every ’90s kid’s heart with this uplifting, soulful take on “Believe in Yourself” by Ziggy Marley — better known as the Arthur theme song. He released it in advance of Lollapalooza tomorrow, and it’s absolutely amazing.
"People should either be caressed or crushed."
— Niccolò Machiavelli
The curious task of economics is to demonstrate to men how little they really know about what they imagine they can design.
Recreational marijuana sales began in Washington today, as the state became the second in the nation to make pot legal for all.