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It's Like Vietnam All Over Again - Full Length

In Americana, we delve into the secret nooks and crannies of this great land and serve you up all the tender morsels we find inside. Investigative journalism home-cooking style.

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  • It's Like Vietnam All Over Again

    Over the last 50 years war reenactment has gone from something guys at the Elks Club did on the weekend to get away from their wives to a full-blown obsession among history buffs with enough free time to make the experience as true to life as possible. The Vietnam War has typical…

  • Big Sandy

    Thomas Morton gets a lesson in heavy artillery at the Big Sandy Shoot, where gun enthusiasts gather in Arizona's western desert to test their rifles, canons, and machine guns.

  • Bares, Broncs and Bulls

    We just got back from hanging out with a bunch of Navajo cowboy folks from Triple B Association.

  • Bares, Broncs, and Bulls - Trailer

    Competing in rodeos, hanging on the rez, and trying to make ends meet in some of the most impoverished parts of the country.

  • The Muscle Shoals Sound

    VICE recently travelled to the internationally acclaimed recording town of Muscle Shoals, AL.

  • The Muscle Shoals Sound: Trailer

    Recently VICE travelled to Muscle Shoals, AL, the birth place of R&B and home to some of the most celebrated recording studios in the history of American music.

  • The Oregon Fire Lines

    We’re tagging along with wildland firefighters as they set up a controlled burn.

  • The Oregon Fire Lines Teaser

    Whenever someone at our office bitches about being overworked, our stock response is “Beats digging ditches.” While the express intention of the statement is usually not-so-supportive, we think it’s a healthy reminder that at the end of the day, we are all ba

  • The Indy Mile

    Open-throttled motorcycling lunatics tackle an oval Indianapolis racetrack at 100-plus miles-per-hour.

  • Red Bull Rookies Cup - Ride Fast. Live Young.

    VICE meets Sturla Fagerhaug, Jacob Gagne, Hayden Gillim, and Benny Solis, a pack of teenage motorcycle racers competing for the coveted Rookies Cup.

  • Norm's Militia Scrapbook

    The founders of the Michigan Militia try to get things going again in the wilds of Nikiski, Alaska.

  • Slab City

    Welcome to Slab City, a desolate stretch of desert in Southern California known to its inhabitants as The Last Free Place in America.

  • 2nd Revolutionary War

    VICE parses the rising tide of paranoid militia membership to gauge if the New World Order is past its sell-by date or arriving right on schedule.

  • The Quest for Moonshine

    Hunting for moonshine in South Carolina with the Black Lips.

  • Frontsight

    Tactical firearms training in the middle of the Nevada desert.

  • In the Chutes with PBR

    Professional bull-riding is the most intense and most intensely American sport we've ever been blown away by.

  • Soapbox Derby

    Chris Nieratko gets friendly with the competitors.

  • The Firing Line

    In this edition of Americana we take a little field trip out of the city to Pearl River, New York, home of our favorite shooting range/gun shop.

  • Voguing

    The world of underground drag queen voguing battles.

  • The Taxidermist

    Amy Ritchie is a hunter, a piano prodigy, and a nationally recognized champion taxidermist