The world went on getting warmer this year, but there is now a glimmer of hope that people might be realizing how bad the situation has become.
In the past few years, Bob Sillerman has become notorious in the dance music industry for buying up a string of once-independent rave promoters in order to take the once-underground culture to Wall Street.
It's almost Christmas, and in New Zealand we're celebrating with nudity, STDs, and UFO sightings.
We interviewed five teenagers before and after schoolies to compare their expectations with reality. Historically this has been a story of unchecked impulses and reckless behaviour. How things have changed.
Oysters are the STI's latest victim.
NYE doesn't have to be a squalid shambles...
The Vietnamese film industry is always in need of foreign-looking people to appear in the background of movies, but it can be a tricky ladder to climb.
Have you ever looked at a plastic bag and thought, fuck, that looks delicious? If not, perhaps a new device called the Fungi Mutarium will change your mind.
A new report suggests that 45-year-old Sandra McElroy, a serial liar with a history of head trauma, may have helped get Officer Darren Wilson off scot-free after killing Michael Brown.
The Sony hack is "every CEO's worst nightmare" and the leaked data is probably going to send someone to jail, expert Bruce Schneier says. That, not any threat of violence, is the real power of this hack.
Some of the best adult actors of all time—including reigning king of porn James Deen—have been Jewish. What is it about the chosen people that makes the so good at screwing?
Twenty-plus years later, the hip-hop classic unfortunately still speaks to the social injustice in America.
So it's kind of annoying that you're expected to accomplish micro-challenges at the same time as exploring every inch of a truly spectacular gaming world.
John Rocker was once one of the best pitchers in baseball and one of the most disliked people in the game—he's the sort of crass, confrontational character you usually only find on TV.
This was a rough year for minorities. If you're not getting shot at, you're probably being called a name or generally harassed for something you have no control over.
JD Wetherspoon, you deserve far more affection than you're given.
Punks, mods, Hells Angels, and corrupt cops all had their place in the cult 1970s publishing stable.
Economic sanctions and the falling price of oil seem to be crippling Russia's fragile economy, but is that actually a good thing for the West?
In honor of the first night of the Festival of Lights, Eliot Glazer—comedian and candy-making expert—makes homemade dark chocolate gelt, a traditional Hanukkah treat.
The UK media has been becoming steadily more right-wing when it comes to talking about immigration and immigrants.
What makes an iconic villain moment? Sometimes it's evil, but more often than not, it's how they show their humanity.
It's official: Dubya's brother has "decided to actively explore the possibility" of becoming the third Bush in as many decades to run the country.
This year, a Tibetan Mastiff puppy reportedly sold for almost $2 million in China, making it the priciest dog ever purchased. VICE China went to the the 2014 Yidu Tibetan Mastiff Fair in Tianjin to learn more.
The new media artist hooked some method actors up to biofeedback sensors, mapped the data to correspond to particular lights and sounds, and, in essence, made it so the robots reflect a live emotional, human performance.