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4 days ago | Cheese
Humans have loved cheese for thousands of years, according to the the journal Nature. Cheese is older than the Bible. Cheese is older than the Ottoman empire. Cheese was there at the beginning of the Renaissance in Italy. Cheese was around when Wi...
4 days ago | Courts
The Supreme Court of the United States this morning announced its ruling favor of same-sex marriage in all 50 states. In an decision written by Justice Anthony Kennedy, the opinion of the court is that "They ask for equal dignity in the eyes of th...
5 days ago | Film and TV
On this week's Voice Film Club podcast, the LA Weekly's Amy Nicholson and the Village Voice's Alan Scherstuhl in New York disagree on just about everything in Ted 2 — except that it has a few very funny moments — but only after revisiting the impr...
6 days ago | Media
In case you missed it this morning, the Voice's Solange Uwimana appeared on The Brian Lehrer Show on WNYC to discuss her story of how an uptown landlord is evicting an entire block of Latino business owners. You can read Uwimana's piece here:...
6 days ago | Death
New Yorkers aren’t any more morbid than people in any other city, but perhaps because of this town's sheer population density and history, it’s impossible to avoid stepping on the exact spot where somebody drew his or her last breath. (Maybe someb...
7 days ago | Culture
Today, Mayor Bill de Blasio will propose spending $3 million to make permanent a pilot program that reportedly exterminated 80 to 90 percent of rats in seven targeted neighborhoods. The proposal is included in his executive budget for the 2016 fis...