Noah Smith

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Writing appears in The New York Times & Fortune // Photos & Videos appear in The Guardian. More at noahble.com

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The Guardian

VIDEO California's surf wars: wave 'warlords' go to extreme lengths to ...

California's surf wars: wave 'warlords' go to extre...

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The Guardian

VIDEO & PHOTOS California gold miners seek a different type of glitter: celebrity | US ...

California gold miners seek a different type of gli...

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The Guardian

PHOTOS Ride, hustle, kill, repeat: the underground cycle gangs of Los Angeles

Ride, hustle, kill, repeat: the underground cycle g...

4448 article
The Guardian

PHOTOS 'We need human interaction': meet the LA man who walks people for ...

As the digital age makes people more lonely, Chuck McCarthy created a service to stroll with strangers – but the job is more people whisperer than walker

5760 article
The Guardian

TV in the age of Trump: 'There are unheard voices who want more ...

As Trump’s presidency plays out, will producers and writers begin to cater for his supporters – and what could that mean for the golden age of TV?

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The Guardian

Why can't pop culture get surfing right? | Television & radio | The ...

Its influence on mainstream pop culture has been felt for decades, yet film and TV’s take on the sport (we’re looking at you, Animal Kingdom and Point Break) have fallen woefully short

5184 article
The Guardian

PHOTOS Sod it: Californians turn back to grass lawns as drought shaming ebbs

The state’s punishing drought saw neighbors scorned and water-guzzling lawns ripped up. But turf-industry insiders say grass is making a comeback.

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The Guardian

VIDEO Israeli army launches camera combat unit – video

Israeli army launches camera combat unit

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The Guardian

PHOTOS 'Law enforcement is changing': an LAPD ride-along with those on ...

'Law enforcement is changing': an LAPD ride-along w...

5184 article
The Guardian

PHOTOS Crunch data to live longer, says David Agus – the doctor who treats ...

Crunch data to live longer, says David Agus – the d...

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The Guardian

PHOTOS In the Californian desert, UK and US forces crave 'a crack at the ...

In the Californian desert, UK and US forces crave '...

1620 article
The Guardian

PHOTOS Erin Brockovich lends star power to legal fight over huge California ...

Erin Brockovich lends star power to legal fight ove...

3456 article
The Guardian

PHOTOS Lisa Ann: how one of porn's biggest stars transformed into a fantasy ...

Lisa Ann: how one of porn's biggest stars transform...

4969 article
The Guardian

PHOTOS Far away, so close: anguish of Syrian Americans for family left back ...

Far away, so close: anguish of Syrian Americans for...

5184 article
The Guardian

PHOTOS Jesse Williams: 'Celebrity culture? I am not going to participate in that'

Jesse Williams: 'Celebrity culture? I am not going ...