Over two millennia, the rare breed has served as many things: pagan sacrifice, royal hunting game, and a national treasure.
Then Krishna Adavavolu explains how two joints landed Bernard Noble a 13-year prison sentence, and VICE Sports explores a possible second golden age of Bahamian basketball.
Stephen Jackley became obsessed with the man in the little felt hat and thought he'd try to right capitalism's wrongs by stealing from the rich and giving to the poor.
We asked people what exactly the Thin White Duke meant to them.
Kanye West is too American for Brits to deal with. The only way they can cope is through petitions.
Also this week: A judge ordered some foster parents to give up a child because they are lesbians.
Also this week: A guy allegedly attacked his girlfriend because she looked at the obituary of an ex-boyfriend.
If your junk's looking a bit gross and you've been hanging out in the UK, go to a doctor.
Here are some photos to make you feel worse about Winter.
Also this week: A man was banned from Starbucks for confronting people who were illegally parking in the store's handicapped parking space.
In case you don't remember, Jack the Ripper is famous for killing women.
Evan Eames found a creative solution to the outrageous rent he would have to pay to study in England.
Put the 94-year-old in a leather jacket and shave an inverted mohawk his hair, and nobody would blink.
Naloxone is a miracle drug that can bring people back from the brink of an overdose. Problem is, a mixture of fear and austerity is keeping local English councils from getting their hands on the stuff.
Hanging out with nomadic, political people who can make incredible lentil curry isn't a bad way to spend your life.
Thirty years ago today, a convoy of new-age travelers—including men, women, and children—on their way to a free party at Stonehenge were savagely beaten by 1,300 cops.
Guy Myhill's new film is like the British version of Gummo.
Also this week: A woman allegedly attacked her boyfriend with a crowbar because he was snoring.
Despite the tabloid-friendly idea that a violent Islamist group is run by a woman from England, security analysts believe these claims are silly.
We talked to customers and sellers on SellYourPanties.com, which is exactly what it sounds like.
The Scottish National Party won big, the centrist Liberal Democrats lost badly, and the Conservatives held on to power in a result that has shocked the nation.
Also this week: A woman stabbed her hair stylist because she wouldn't give her a refund.
An Englishman's declaration of love for tea, carbohydrates, and dogs on pub roofs.
Who will stand up for the Oxbridge elite at Election '15?