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'Mølmemes' – dagens tegneserie af Roberta Vázquez

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Roberta Vázquez

Inside the South Korean Rehab Clinic that Treats Gaming Addicts With a German Sci-Fi Novel

In a country where 14 percent of teens are addicted to electronic media, an emerging rehab industry is finding new ways to reintroduce people to the real world.
John Power

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
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Some Parents Are Suing Their Son's School Because They Think the Wi-Fi is Making Him Sick

They claim the student suffers from electromagnetic hypersensitivity syndrome, a condition that causes symptoms like headaches and nausea from proximity to the Wi-Fi.
River Donaghey

Why Are Full-Grown Adults So Obsessed with Going Back to Summer Camp?

Corporate or not, adult summer camp is a bastion of nostalgia for a simple time when there was no distinction between real life and the one mediated by social feeds, mobile apps and messaging systems.
Jennifer Swann

We Calculated How Long It Would Take to Do Everything BuzzFeed Tells You to Do Before You Die

Could you pull it off? Could you actually check everything off the BuzzFeed bucket list, and if so, how long would it take?
Catherine Pears

I've Never Watched Any Comedy – Why Does That Make Me An Imbecile?

I'd rather watch a pigeon shitting into a footballer's mouth for seven seconds than an episode of <i>The Office.</i>
David Whelan

​Peter Sidlauskas Is the Bizarro King of Lo-Fi Skate Videos

He's immune to the internet and doing his best not to die.
Chris Nieratko

We Asked a Color Vision Expert About the Color of that Dress

Some people see it as white and gold. Other people see it as blue and black. We asked an expert what the fuck was going on, and even he couldn't figure it out.
Arielle Pardes and Mike Pearl

The Bizarre World of Barack Obama Fan Fiction

A variety of online authors have imagined Obama meeting Hellboy, Buzz Lightyear, "Gilmore Girls" protagonist Rory Gilmore, and, of course, Harry Potter.
Kevin Lincoln
so sad today

​I Took the Internet Addiction Quiz and I Won

Internet addiction is not an official condition yet recognised in the DSM-V. But a recent search for "internet addiction help" revealed various rehab centres for internet addiction, therapists who specialise in the condition, as well as this handy quiz.
So Sad Today

Can Putting Your Personal Genome on the Internet Lead to Lasting Friendships?

Last week at a dinner party in Melbourne, I met two former strangers brought together by a website and a genetic similarity found in their saliva.
Sergio Brodsky