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The VICE Guide to Right Now

Racists Are Peddling Fake Nike Coupons for 'People of Color'

Apparently we've now reached the "racist 4Chan scam" phase of the controversy surrounding Colin Kaepernick's new ad.
Drew Schwartz
9.15.18
tech

Your Phone Is Listening and it's Not Paranoia

Here's how I got to bottom of the ads-coinciding-with-conversations mystery.
Sam Nichols
6.4.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

African Countries Are Using Trump's 'Shithole' Comments to Drive Tourism

"We would like to invite you to come to shithole Namibia, one of the best shithole countries out there."
Drew Schwartz
1.31.18
Australia Today

This Year's Viral Lamb Ad Wants to Unite a Divided Country

We Love Our Lamb! And West Side Story, apparently.
Katherine Gillespie
1.10.18
Social Media

This Is How Much Marketers Know About You Based on One Facebook Like

A new study indicates that it’s incredibly easy to target ads based on users’ personality types.
Louise Matsakis
12.7.17
The VICE Guide to Right Now

A Canadian Funeral Home Is Using Coffins to Scare Kids From Using Fentanyl

But a chief coroner is calling out the fear-mongering campaign.
Manisha Krishnan
12.4.17
sports

This Might Be the Most Daring Tennis Stunt Yet

Swedish sports brand Björn crosses borders—literally—in a new spot.
Emerson Rosenthal
7.13.17
Stuff

What Makes a Drug Dealer Text Successful

Exploring the business psychology behind: "Got that bang bang sniff, holla."
Yasmin Jeffery
6.30.16
Design

Hackers Build an IRL Ad Blocking Headset

This DIY headset built from the ground up at PennAppsW2015 can effectively recognize and eliminate pesky ads thanks to augmented reality.
Beckett Mufson
1.27.15
Photo

I Spent Ten Years Taking Photos of Lost-Cat Notices

I think pets bring out the best in people.
Garry Sykes
11.25.14
apps

This Augmented Reality App Blocks Advertisements With Digital Art

NO AD is like an IRL AdBlocker, or a realized version of the plot from "They Live."
Beckett Mufson
9.11.14
The Humongous Fungus Among Us Issue

Country Recess Children's Whiskey

A Country Recess boy knows the best things in life are worth waiting for.
Country Recess Children's Whiskey
8.13.14