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This Star Trek Scholarship Has Helped Put Dozens of Trekkers Through School

Starfleet International, arguably the world's largest trekker fan group, offers several yearly scholarships, meaning all the hours you've clocked watching Captain Kirk may finally pay off.
Mark Hay
11.22.15
Stuff

Eight Things Worth the Same Amount as Candy Crush

King Digital Entertainment – the company behind Candy Crush – is being sold to Activision Blizzard for $5.9bn (40 billion DKK). Here's what else you could buy with that cash.
Joe Goodman
11.3.15
Stuff

What It's Like to Be an Interior Designer for Really, Really Rich People

An interior designer, who works with A-list clients who spend upwards of £30,000 a room, explains the sociopathy and delusional thinking that comes with disposable incomes.
Zach Sokol
10.3.15
Stuff

Why Do We Criminalise the Underground Economy?

Economist Robert Neuwirth says that what's sometimes called the "black market" accounts for trillions of dollars that circulate back into the economy.
Alyssa Martino
9.21.15
The VICE Guide to the 2016 Election

Donald Trump Is Still a Rambling Weirdo

A lot has happened to Donald Trump since the first Republican debate in early August, but he's still the same guy.
John Surico
9.16.15
Stuff

Inside the Garage of the Internet's Most Hated Self-Help Guru

Tai Lopez became the most hated guy on YouTube after a video ad ("here in my garage") for his self-help service went viral. I pushed past the Lamborghinis and the "67 Steps Program to the Good Life" to see who Tai Lopez really is.
Justin Caffier
9.15.15
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Europe's Highest Earning Banker Just Raked in a DKK 122.5 Million Bonus

According to figures released by the European Banking Authority, the fat cats are getting even fatter than we thought.
Katrina Hardy
9.8.15
Film

The Business of Drag: We Talked to Some of London's Biggest Drag Queens About the Scene in 2015

A new documentary called 'Dressed As a Girl' captures the last few years of London's drag scene on film. We sat down with two of its stars – Holestar and John Sizzle – to discuss London's drag history, how drag is currently being redefined by the...
Amelia Abraham
9.3.15
Stuff

This Guy Hasn’t Had Winter in Five Years

Splitting his time between Australia and Los Angeles, Rick Baker has not experienced any change in seasons since 2010.
Wendy Syfret
9.1.15
Culture

How to Get Rich Selling Fake Art in Australia

We look at our shadowy, lucrative, and difficult-to-prosecute world of forged art.
Royce Kurmelovs
9.1.15
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Thai Police Gave Themselves a Reward for Capturing a Bombing Suspect

It was supposed to go to a tipster—but since the police arrested a suspect themselves, they're keeping the cash.
Scott Masters Pierce
8.31.15
Stuff

Addicted to the Lottery: Why People Buy False Hope and Lottery Tickets

People don't play the lottery because they expect to get rich. They play the lottery because it's fun to indulge in the fantasy that, one day, their lives could suddenly get easier.
Gavin Jenkins
8.25.15
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