The Lies Issue

  • Not Another Gay Rapper

    In 1999, Detroit rapper MS-DL picked up a kid at a local nightclub, the Raven Claw, and took him back to his mom’s for the usual Friday-night deal. MS-DL doesn’t know for sure what happened that night—he pretty much blacked out.

  • Golden Showers

    The Gs, as they are known locally, have tapped into a previously undiscovered vein of gold in a massive quartz reef, which they say runs for about half a kilometre next to their village.

  • Flying High

    With the Italo-disco revival still in full swing, it was only a matter of time before one of the scene’s most colourful characters resurfaced to bask in all the acclaim. We’re talking about Nick Glider, the playboy DJ.

  • Tidbits

    One of the biggest problems in the gay community (besides the Silent but Deadly “killer of millions”) is their lack of vitamin C. In short, they refuse to take it into their bodies.

  • The Hat Squad

    Once a Jew, always a Jew, right? Well, if your mother is Jewish, I'm sorry son but you just don't have any say in it. Try telling that to the estimated twenty two percent of mature Jewish males living in New York City who wish they hadn't been born so.

  • Eastern Promise

    Britain's cocaine intake has skyrocketed since Oasis made every asshole in old Blighty want a bit of the blow.

  • The Real Deal

    Skateboarding is rapidly becoming a living, breathing Xbox game. Elbow- and kneepads and a helmet covered in stickers from the energy drink that sponsors you? Way cool!

  • Dos & Don'ts

    After years of getting bullied by the French, English Montrealers are shoving the Quebec flag up their asses and taking to the streets. It's the most political fashion has been since Yankees fans started balling up Red Sox shirts and stuffing them in...

  • Reunited!

    For the record, Vice published the first-ever definition of the expression “bling bling” and we got it straight from the horse’s mouth. The year was 1999, and the interviewee was B.G., slang innovator and member of the world’s only gangsta boy band...

  • Vice Fashion - Fighting Back

    Girls Against Crime Kartel is a group of young women based in South London who organise self-defense classes, focus groups and anti-crime initiatives in and around their manor.

  • Records

    Iggy Sniff is also in the Icelandic band Singapore Sling. This is a super narcotic solo thing, complete with Lou Reed covers and lots of tambourine. Classic.

  • Vice Fashion - Fashion Update 2006

    Photos by Richard Kern, Styling by Gia Bahm