• Saunas Are Finland's Best Diplomatic Weapon

    All Finnish embassies, consulates, and residences have their own saunas, and some Finnish ambassadors regularly socialize with politicians, diplomats, and journalists while boiling in the buff. At first glance, this looks like another luxury for...

  • The NSA's Spying on America's Allies Is Just Business as Usual

    As America's government is discovering, when you get caught spying on your closest allies and have to have your dirty laundry aired in public it's very, very humiliating. Will the latest NSA revelations have lasting effects?

  • North Korea Has a Friend in Dennis Rodman and VICE

    Earlier today former Chicago Bulls superstar Dennis Rodman presided over a mixed-match basketball game in Pyongyang alongside Supreme Leader Kim Jong-un. The teams consisted of VICE correspondent Ryan Duffy, three Harlem Globetrotters, and North Korea...