About D.L. Chandler

D.L. Chandler is a veteran of the Washington D.C. metro writing scene, working as a journalist, reporter, and culture critic. Initially freelancing at iOne Digital in 2010, he officially joined the iOne team in 2017 where he currently works as a Senior Editor for Cassius Life and Hip-Hop Wired. D.L. covers a variety of topics including breaking news, politics, Hip-Hop music and culture, fashion, and Black history. He currently heads the SPIRIT.ED column for Cassius Life, which focuses on adult beverages and their history.

D.L. has worked in the past for MTV News, Billboard, and several other publications. His first big break in journalism came with the now-defunct Politically Black in 1999, the nation's first Black political news portal. D.L. is a native Washingtonian and resides in the Greater Washington area.

For this Mother's Day, we've put together a list of cocktails, mocktails, wines, and much more for our 2023 roundup.


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Happy Cinco de Mayo. We've put together a new collection of cocktails, mocktails and more for this year's holiday gatherings.

Grubhub and Amazon Prime partner for a fun Mother's Day promo that will grant 25 percent off orders using the code MAMA25.

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