Marathons

movies

This Guy Watched an Adam Sandler Movie Every Day for an Entire Year

"Every time I was thinking of quitting I would get so many 'You can do it!' tweets, I had to keep going."
Donovan Farley
9.10.18
marathons for the mind

Meet the British Runner Tackling 44 Marathons in 44 Days

Peter Thompson is about to tackle a marathon in every country in Europe over 44 consecutive days. We spoke to him about what inspired this challenge, as well as his plans to run laps of Vatican City.
Jim Weeks
3.29.17
olympics

Meb Keflezighi Waits for the Olympic Marathon

American marathoner Meb Keflezighi will start and finish his fourth Olympics on August 21st, the last day of the Rio Games. Until then, he's laying low.
Aimee Berg
8.15.16
Interviews

We Saw Tokyo Police Club Perform One Song for 12 Hours Straight in Damn Near Death-Inducing Heat

We didn't exactly, but we made sure to talk to them about it afterwards.
Cam Lindsay
6.29.16
running

New York City's Underground Half Marathon

Since it's unsanctioned and not entirely legal, the Midnight Half can't close streets to traffic and set up a course—but that's part of the fun.
Adam Elder
6.10.16
VICE World of Sports

VICE World of Sports Episode Guide: Jake and Zane

Twins Jake and Zane Robertson from New Zealand have spent the past 10 years in Iten, Kenya, living and training among the best marathon runners in the world.
Liam Daniel Pierce
6.9.16
running

When Bobbi Gibb Crashed the Boston Marathon and Blazed a Trail For Women

Roberta "Bobbi" Gibb had to sneak onto the Boston Marathon course in 1966, becoming the first woman to run the historic race. "But how can we prove that we can do something if we are not allowed to do it?" she says today.
Monica Prelle
4.15.16
Stuff

I Tried to Watch 40 Hours of ‘Game of Thrones’ in One Sitting

I started out skeptical of the blowjobs-and-dragons-centric epic, and ended up screaming at the television with tears streaming down my face.
Allie Conti
4.19.15
Design

And Now There's A Wearable Tomato-Dispensing Robot

Thanks, Japan.
Emerson Rosenthal
2.20.15
Features

I Stayed Up For 24 Hours Straight and Watched a Bunch of Movies Referenced by Rappers Because I Am Insane

This is my story.
Andrew Winistorfer
10.2.13
Stuff

Thirteen Hours of Twilight Made Me Feel Feelings

Watching Twilight films back-to-back-to-back-to-back-to-back with a bunch of tweens and emotionally disturbed women is about as boring and horrifying as you'd expect.
Laura Studarus
11.19.12