ROLLING STONE SELECTIONS
AN AMERICAN DRUG LORD IN ACAPULCO
How a high school jock from Texas rose to the top of one of Mexico's most powerful and ruthless cartels
THE ADVENTURE OF SUPER BOY
Gods, girls, and boatloads of swag: how Justin Bieber went from Canadian YouTube oddity to the biggest teen idol in the world.
SEX, GOD, AND KATY
How did a fire-and-brimstone-preacher's daughter become America's sexiest pop star?
Breakout band rejects fame and gets its freak on.
UP IN THE AIR
Shaun White has been flying higher than anyone since he was seven years old. But at 23,
the world's greatest snowboarder has no idea where he's going to land next.
The psychedelic wisdom and supremely strange sounds of Devendra Banhart, high priest of the new L.A. scene.
CAN SHAKIRA CONQUER THE WORLD?
Nothing will stop her quest for global domination.
The psychedelic transformation and sexual liberation of Adam Lambert.
THE DIRTIEST GIRL IN THE WORLD
Sasha Grey, porn's biggest star, says she's liberating women one gangbang at a time.
THE VERY PINK, VERY PERFECT LIFE OF TAYLOR SWIFT
The new pop star is a little bit country, a little bit rock & roll, and all control freak. What's behind her drive for success?
AMERICA'S BIGGEST LOSER
He's one of the funniest comedians in the country -- so why can't Artie Lange stop trying to kill himself?
WILLIE ON THE SOFT PATH
On the bus with the world's mellowest man.
THE DEEP SHALLOWNESS OF MARC JACOBS
He's embarked on his most ambitious redesign: himself.
THE SEX QUEEN OF LOS ANGELES
How a small-town girl from California reinvented America's escort industry.
THE TRAGEDY OF BRITNEY SPEARS
She was a pop princess. Now she's in and out of hospitals, rehab, and court. How Britney
lost it all.
THE NEW AMERICAN WITCH HUNT
To Catch a Predator claims it is outing dangerous pedophiles. But are the show's faceless
vigilantes scarier than their prey?
STILL SICK, STILL WRONG (COVER)
For ten years, South Park has been the crudest, stupidest, most offensive show on
television. And the funniest.
THE GREAT CALIFORNIA WEED RUSH
How medical marijuana Is turning L.A. pot dealers into semi-legit businessmen -- no beeper
DANIEL PINCHBECK AND THE NEW PSYCHEDELIC ELITE
How a cynical son of beatnik parents combined drugs, the devil and the apocalypse into a
THE RISE & FALL OF THE ECO-RADICAL UNDERGROUND
They saw themselves as revolutionaries protecting the environment. The government calls
them "the number-one domestic terrorism threat."
BODE MILLER SPEED FREAK
America's great Olympic hope likes to go fast, have fun and doesn't care about medals.
Inside the wild world of the rebel who won't shut up and can't slow down.
DIRTY ROTTEN PRINCESS
Behind Sarah Silverman's pretty face is one of the filthiest minds in comedy. So how did Daddy's
little girl grow up to be the funniest, most outrageous woman in America?
Laguna Beach's bad-little-rich-girl insists she's not superficial. So how did the sexy, young MTV
star fool millions of viewers into believing her fiction is fact?
WEEZER'S INVISIBLE MAN (COVER)
On the way to making Weezer's new album, Rivers Cuomo gave away his possessions, took a
vow of celibacy and began disappearing for weeks at a time to meditate. He hasn't had sex in two
years. Boy is he ready to rock.
STILL PRETTY AFTER ALL THESE YEARS
Two decades after "Rio" hit MTV, Duran Duran are playing arenas and making housewives quiver.
THE MOST STONED KIDS ON THE MOST STONED CAMPUS ON EARTH
4/20 at UC Santa Cruz.
JENNA JAMESON'S FORBIDDEN DESIRES
The world's biggest porn star has smashed every taboo she could think of. But what she really
wants is to be a regular mom.
THE NOTORIOUS BAM
At twenty-four, former skate brat Bam Margera is living large with a hit show on MTV surrounded
by friends and family. So who's the jackass now?
USHER'S WILD RIDE (COVER)
Growing from hitmaker to superstar by way of Puff Daddy, Ludacris and a messy romance with
TLC's Chilli, a guy can find himself in a little trouble. Everybody say, "Yeah!"
Paris Hilton, the tabloids' favorite rich girl, wants to be famous for more than just being famous.
PORTRAIT OF A LIVING DOLL (COVER)
Could America's favorite blonde, Jessica Simpson, be as ditzy as she seems on TV or is she
taking us all for a ride?
College girls flashing on request is just another day at the office for Joe Francis.
BEING A SPERM DONOR IS HARD WORK
It used to be so simple. But now giving of oneself requires months of testing, good behavior and
even a personal essay.
All content copyright © 2012 Vanessa Grigoriadis.