alcohol

The VICE Guide to Right Now

Drunk Drivers Who Cause Fatal Accidents May Face Death Penalty in Taiwan

Lawmakers are also planning to increase maximum fines and jail times for DUI.
Edoardo Liotta
3.29.19
Transformations

Giving Up Drinking Changed My Life

I’d been using alcohol to treat my anxiety, but it wasn’t helping.
Andrew Daniels
3.25.19
Drugs

Which Drugs Make Your Dick Shrink the Most and Why

Hands up whose penis has physically retracted after taking MDMA? Or just flat-out not worked when using cocaine? This is why.
David Hillier
3.18.19
depression

All the Reasons You Shouldn’t Drink When You’re Depressed

Alcohol has immediate and long-term negative effects that can exacerbate depression—and far outweigh any benefits.
Mark Hay
3.8.19
drinking

Quitting Alcohol Doesn't Have to Be the End of Your Social Life

Honestly.
Simon Doherty
3.6.19
POOP

This Is Why Getting Drunk Gives Some People Diarrhea

"I’d expelled about a half-cup of rusty water before my sphincter snapped shut, and I could hobble to the bathroom to finish what I‘d sharted."
Grant Stoddard
3.4.19
Myanmar

Burmese Opium Farmers Make the Best Rice Wine

U Mint Aung, village chief of a tiny community in the opium fields of Eastern Myanmar brings out a clay pot brimming with multi-colored grains. The thing looks like a trendy smoothie. But it’s home-brewed rice wine.
Nathan A. Thompson
3.3.19
Art

Female Alcoholics are Rare in Myanmar. This Young Artist is One of Them.

Yangon Artist Bay Bay uses her art to let people enter her alcohol-fueled mind.
David Wilson
2.25.19
crime

An Indian Gun Smuggler Talks About Cheap Knock-Offs Taking Over the Illegal Gun Trade

“You bring any Chinese gun or a even a Kalashnikov to them (children trained in the craft), and they can replicate it to be one as good as the original."
Zeyad Masroor Khan
2.21.19
alcohol

DIY Spirit Is the Only Thing Moving Indonesia's Alcohol Scene Forward

In response to tight regulations on alcohol distribution, people have started to produce their own safe—and most importantly cheap—booze in their backyard.
Adi Renaldi
Titah AW
2.7.19
alcohol

Booze Without the Booze Is the Most Bizarre 2019 Trend So Far

Zero-alcohol beers and spirits are finding shelf space around the world.
Dhvani Solani
2.1.19
Australia Today

15 Cans of Beer Saved a Guy In Vietnam From Alcohol Poisoning

Doctors treated a severe case of methanol poisoning with a strong dose of brewskis.
Gavin Butler
1.23.19
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