Jan 3, 2013
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. Th…
Jun 15, 2012
Thomas Morton gets an education 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.
Aug 27, 2011
We just got back from hanging out with a bunch of Navajo cowboy folks from Triple B Association—a bronc & bull riding league.
Oct 24, 2010
Competing in rodeos, hanging on the rez, and trying to make ends meet in some of the most impoverished parts of the country.
Sep 9, 2010
VBS recently travelled to the internationally acclaimed recording town of Muscle Shoals, AL.
Sep 5, 2010
Recently VBS 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.
Aug 16, 2010
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 e…
Aug 16, 2010
We're tagging along with wildland firefighters as they set up a controlled burn.
Feb 2, 2010
Open-throttled motorcycling lunatics tackle an oval Indianapolis racetrack at 100-plus miles-per-hour.
Nov 18, 2009
VBS meets Sturla Fagerhaug, Jacob Gagne, Hayden Gillim, and Benny Solis, a pack of teenage motorcycle racers competing for the coveted Rookies Cup.
Nov 8, 2009
The founders of the Michigan Militia try to get things going again in the wilds of Nikiski, Alaska.
Aug 27, 2009
Welcome to Slab City, a desolate stretch of desert in Southern California known to its inhabitants as The Last Free Place in America.