The Power Struggle Behind Britney Spears' Conservatorship Saga
There are several parties jockeying for control of Spears' world, and it's hard to tell which one of them she's aligned with.
Big Red Machine Is the Next Logical Step in Justin Vernon's Evolution
The Bon Iver frontman’s collab with Aaron Dessner from the National is the first big release from their new publishing and festival arm PEOPLE.
A Bullshitter’s Guide to Avoiding People
Our time on this planet is precious, and we should not squander it by spending it with people we don’t want to be around.
How to Stop Gossiping, According to Experts
"Intentions do matter. Instead of harping on negativity in your conversations, focus on positive gossip."
People Told Us Their Most Annoying Interactions with a Stranger
Hell truly is other people.
People Told Us What They Wish They'd Known When They Graduated Uni
"Your connections are your greatest gifts."
Six People Told Us Their Favourite Things About Being Transgender
"I think that a positive indirect result of being trans or nonbinary means that you do not care what society thinks about you, and it’s such a freeing feeling."
Why Do We Assume Good Musicians Are Good People?
Chuck Berry's death has reignited familiar questions over how far critics should go in the impulse to conflate a musician’s work and character.
Here are all the people you're going to meet at university
This is going so well.
Wild, Multilayered Portraits Look Like Intricate Paper Sculptures
These digital illustrations are actual dimensional renderings with a tactile textured aesthetic.
Masha (Maria) Koblyakova
What Call Centers Can Tell Us About Bleakness and Resistance in the Modern Workplace
Nobody likes being cold called, but spare a thought for the person on the other end of the phone who doesn't want to be there either.
All the Terrible Things Rich People Do on Vacation
Unwinding from the stress that comes with having sold your soul to the devil is hard, you know.
VICE Staff, Illustrations by Dan Evans