Highly Relatable Raccoons Busted for Being Day-Drunk in Residential Neighbourhood
"We have had calls on suspected rabid raccoons twice over the last two days. Turns out they appear to be drunk on crabapples."
sex and relationships
How Male Rape Survivors Grapple with Their Masculinity
From beefing up in the gym to pummeling drink and drugs, male-on-male assault creates specific ripple effects.
How Getting Sober Finally Made Me Cool
I worried that my decision to stop drinking meant trading in my identity as a Fun Person to become a bummer. Instead, my world got bigger.
The VICE Guide to Right Now
Man Who Fly-Kicked a Balinese Scooter Driver Says He Had ‘More Than 10 Bottles of Vodka’
The 26-year-old Australian says he doesn't remember anything about his drunken rampage, during which he threw himself in front of a car and broke into a man's home.
This Vodka Was Made Using Contaminated Grain from Chernobyl
"Atomik" vodka is the first consumer product to be made from ingredients from the nuclear reactor's exclusion zone.
Why Counterfeit Booze Might Be Killing People in the Dominican Republic
Of the 10 Americans who have mysteriously died during their trips to the Dominican Republic in the last year, nine showed symptoms commonly associated with methanol poisoning.
'Liking Gin' Is Not a Personality Trait
Gin fetishisation sucks – and not just because of the terrible merch.
Hells Angels Showed Up Too Drunk or Too Hungover to Participate in Own Anniversary Ride
Seven hundred bikers were expected to participate, but only about 100 Hells Angels (or Hells Hangers-on) were able to take part in the ride.
Getting 'California Sober' Showed Me a Kinder, Gentler Way to Do Drugs
When I quit every substance except weed and psychedelics, I could still party and expand my mind, but without the selfishness and addiction.
Man Imprisoned for Drunk Driving Says His Body Actually Turns Food into Alcohol
Surprisingly, there's legitimate science to back it up.
'Ban Alcohol or We Won't Vote': Rural Women in South India Warn Political Leaders
Reeling from the consequences of rampant alcoholism among men in rural areas, many women in the south Indian state of Karnataka are protesting using their vote.
Giving Up Drinking Changed My Life
I’d been using alcohol to treat my anxiety, but it wasn’t helping.