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South Korea Has COVID Under Control. Here's What Daily Life Looks Like Now

The U.S. is still struggling to control COVID-19. According to a writer living in Seoul, his country has already adjusted to a new normal.
Katie Way
9.24.20
personal finance

How I Get By: Five Days As a Cannabis Distributor During COVID

From Paris Hilton’s birthday party to anonymous dispensary runs.
Katie Way
9.23.20
Culture

Key NXIVM Leader Allison Mack is Reportedly Back in College

Mack, who is under house arrest and has pleaded not guilty to charges including sex trafficking and forced labor conspiracy, seems to be an unwelcome presence in her UC-Berkeley classes.
Katie Way
9.18.20
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FSU Students Explain Why They're Publicly Shaming Their Maskless Peers

Current and former Florida State University students created @MaskUpFSU to hold their peers accountable for their flagrant disregard for COVID safety.
Katie Way
9.16.20
rights

My 'Friend of a Cop' Card Got Me Off for Public Urination

And other stories of police letting "courtesy card" carriers go after they've broken the law.
Katie Way
9.15.20
Coronavirus

How to Vote by Mail in All 50 States

States are scrambling to hold elections in a pandemic. You should be preparing to vote by mail.
Harry Cheadle
Rachel Miller
Katie Way
Hannah Smothers
Amy Rose Spiegel
9.10.20
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It's Time to Get an 'Investment Mask'

Now that you’ve been masking up for a few months, you should have a better idea of what works for you and what just doesn’t.
Katie Way
9.10.20
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The Biggest Sorority Insurer Made a COVID Waiver for Members to Sign

Nobody wants to be responsible for the consequences of communal living during a pandemic—especially not the people who are, you know, responsible.
Katie Way
Rachel Miller
9.3.20
rights

The Little Cards That Tell Police 'Let's Forget This Ever Happened'

Some cops give their friends and family union-issued "courtesy cards" to help get them out of minor infractions. The cards embody everything wrong with modern policing.
Katie Way
9.2.20
healthcare

COVID-19 Testing Is Only Getting Faster and Easier—For Rich People

Surprise, surprise—your COVID-19 testing experience probably has a lot to do with how much money you have!
Katie Way
9.1.20
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COVID Deniers Are Buying Useless Mesh 'Freedom Masks' on Etsy

Crafters are making masks that cover the face but meet none of the minimum safety guidelines, and people who resent pandemic safety protocols are eagerly buying them.
Katie Way
8.27.20
Culture

VICE Readers’ Back-to-School Outfits Made Us Care About Clothes Again

Not even COVID-19 and remote classes via video chat can put a damper on the joy of a great first-day-of-school outfit.
Katie Way
8.25.20
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