Oobah Butler's Guide to Faking Your Way to the Top
Read an excerpt from the VICE writer's new book, 'How To Bullsh*t Your Way To Number 1: An Unorthodox Guide To 21st Century Success.'
I Sent Fake Versions of Myself On TV and Everyone Fell for It
I'm no good at doing press for my shed story, so thought it might be fun to get some other people to do it instead.
I Invented a Fake Friendship with Russell Brand to Get Free Stuff
Armed with Instagram, a look-alike, and a face-swapping app, I managed to swindle free pizza, clothes, and even a hotel suite.
A Timeline of the 24 Hours After I Went Viral
I made my shed the top-rated restaurant in London on TripAdvisor. This is what happened afterwards.
I Made My Shed the Top Rated Restaurant On TripAdvisor
And then served customers Iceland ready meals on its opening night.
I Let My Instagram Followers Dictate My Life and Ended Up 250 Miles from Home
Via a Scientology centre and a private drinks event at the Tate.
I Bullshitted My Way to the Top of Paris Fashion Week
And in doing so, made a market stall jeans brand the toast of PFW.
I Went on a BBC Quiz Show, Just to Fuck With Them
You haven't heard of 'Eggheads' because it's usually boring. Usually.
I Broke Some Old Laws in Front of Police to See If They’d Arrest Me
And made some commuters feel very uncomfortable in the process.
Why Has Fatboy Slim Invited Me To His House To Eat Paper?
He’s been DJing for more than two decades, so we talked about a lot besides that.
Great Personal Journeys
I Tried to Complete That Viral Urban Outfitters Bucket List in a Day
1: Go to a party. 2: Have sex. 3: Give two blowjobs.
I Tested the Harrods Dress Code By Dressing Like a Complete Idiot
Which subcultures will fancy London department store Harrods discriminate against? Mods? Beach bums? Cyber punks?