All Blacks superstar Jonah Lomu died Wednesday morning from kidney problems. He was 40.
She carried a log. Was it funny to you? It was not to us. She will be missed.
The famed pro wrestling heel died from a heart attack at the age of 61.
The legendary actor died on Sunday at the age of 93.
The venue for some of my most beloved childhood memories is finally being torn down after a decade of desertion.
The beloved author, who died yesterday, will be remembered for his insane work ethic and being one of the nicest men to ever put a pen to paper.
The comedian and Parks and Recreation executive died in his home on Thursday, and the comedy world is still reeling from the sudden loss.
On Sunday, hip-hop learned about the death of one of its youngest, most promising moguls. To find out how New Yorkers were dealing with the loss of their native son, I visited a bunch of spots around the city and talked to some of his fans.
Jonah Bascle wasn't just a beloved comedian—he was an artist, an activist, and a rabble-rouser whose work advocating for wheelchair access should be remembered just as much as his jokes.
I spoke to Joe Ely, a friend of the late Rolling Stones horn player, about their time in West Texas's honky-tonks and their legendary escapades fueled by booze and little white pills.
Plenty of comics are daring and shocking for their time. But Joan Rivers never really had a time. Her compulsion to stay current, to stay young, was the most interesting thing about her.
Robin Williams was a fan of comics and illustration, so I asked people to submit drawings of him in tribute.
There is absolutely no question Shulgin was a unique visionary and extraordinary chemist. But it would be a mistake to think that his career was the product of an entirely unique understanding of chemistry—and that was his greatest power.
The Swiss surrealist, who died yesterday at the age of 74, on his life, inspiration, and work.
Last week, the man VICE readers knew as Bert Burykill, the pseudonymous author of the Pen Pals column, died from injuries sustained in a car accident. He was 33.
Philip, like Marlon Brando, had innate power. Year after year, he hit us with constant magic—veiling a hurricane of emotion and humanity underneath a soft-spoken exterior.
Yesterday, Earth bid farewell to Al Goldstein, New York's most famous porn-obsessed old man. He founded Screw, a ragtag dirty magazine, in 1968 and hosted a long-running NYC public-access show, Midnight Blue, which may or may not have taught…
Three decades ago, my mother immigrated from South Africa, her home, to America because of Apartheid. This week, I sat down with my mother, Chryl Resnick, to talk about growing up in Apartheid-era South Africa, sneaking into townships, and why Mandela is
On Sunday, Nic Mevoli died while trying to set a freediving record in the Bahamas. Many writers and commenters have expressed surprise and confusion as to why Nic would have chosen such a risky and physically demanding hobby, but having known him, I don't…
Early this morning in Brooklyn, two members of this little-known Iranian indie rock band were killed at the hands of an acquaintance, who then turned his .308-caliber rifle on himself. This is their final interview.
On September 15, 2013, the world lost a comedic genius when my wife's special uncle, Lonnie Luizza, passed away.
Lou mined the depth and articulation of sheer desperation. Whether I was waiting for my drug dealer, or trying to get off during sex, or some other private weirdness I was too mortified to admit, Lou'd already been there, and he'd come back with a song.
If he was your friend, he was one of the sweetest people you could ever know. He was a man capable of deep empathy. I loved him for over 40 years.
New Zealand hacker Barnaby Jack was found dead in San Francisco on Thursday, July 25, days before he was due to attend a Black Hat Hacking conference in Las Vegas, where he would show how it was possible to exploit a pacemaker and remotely kill someone. H…