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Tech Company Says Using Facial Recognition Technology in Bars Isn't Creepy at All

DataSparQ also hopes to roll out a feature called 'FaceTab,' which would recognize patrons and automatically add drinks to their existing tab.
Jelisa Castrodale
8.5.19
Restaurant Confessionals

How to Appropriately Make Out in Bars, According to Bartenders

"I’ve seen a lot of things. More than just kissing, honestly."
Ian Burke
11.13.18
straws

What the Plastic Straw Controversy Means for Bars

The seemingly innocuous plastic straw has found itself at the center of a greater cultural war
Al Sotack
9.18.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Trump's Former Lawyer Is Now Thrashing to a Punk Band Called Copstabber

Ty Cobb was spotted shredding an air guitar at the band's show in DC while they played hits like "Butt Drugs" and "I Like Cocaine."
Drew Schwartz
7.10.18
Australia Today

Perth Hopes to Become 'the Hipster Capital of Australia'

West Australian Premier Mark McGowan wants to reform the city's liquor laws to usher in a “more European, sophisticated, discerning” drinking culture.
Liam Armstrong
2.14.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

This Canadian Party Bus Partied too Hard

Another typical Saturday night in 2017.
Mack Lamoureux
11.21.17
uber

I Asked London's Uber Drivers to Take Me Somewhere 'Fun' and Ended Up Here

A tour of the hottest spots in central London, according to three strangers I met on a taxi app.
Christina Zhao
9.26.17
Deep Ass Questions

Is Ed Sheeran a Better Rapper Than J. Cole? An Investigation

We can only hope for a collaboration album. Cole-Sheds unite!
Devin Pacholik
3.9.17
Nightlife

Bartenders' Stories of the Worst Stuff They've Witnessed at Christmas Parties

People, it turns out, do really stupid shit when they're drunk.
Marianne Eloise
12.21.16
Art

A 747 Jumbo Jet Is Burning Man's Mobile Nightclub

The Big Imagination Foundation's Black Rock City project is BIG.
Nathaniel Ainley
9.1.16
News

The Problematic Gender Politics Between Masc and Fem Gays

A sociologist embeds within Louisiana bar culture to uncover whether bears treat twinks differently than men treat women in general.
Swede White
7.28.16
Stuff

The VICE Guide to Getting Sloshed at the DNC

They don't call it the "Democratic Party" for nothing.
Brian McManus
7.25.16
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