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Miles Davis vs. Malibu: How the LAPD Terrorized a Jazz Legend

Dick Cavett’s famous gift to Davis — a license plate saying he owned his Ferrari — missed the point of the police’s racist crackdown on a successful Black man

The Truth About the Semen Stomach Pump Urban Legend — And Why It Never Went Away

Did Rod Stewart really get his stomach pumped after… well, you know? The rumor has ruined careers and terrified sex partners for a century. Here's where it came from.

‘Bill & Ted Face the Music’ Is a Poignant Tribute to a Bygone Bad Rock Era

The first two films emerged during a time when hard rock and hair metal were huge. It’s not the only way in which this sequel seems to be from a different age.

Rock ’n’ Roll Is Dead. Social Media Is King. What Happened to the Groupie?

For former pro starfuckers, the Instagram age has made the hunt complicated, boring and painfully unsexy