Tom Usher

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Photos of a London You Rarely See

We spoke to one member of artist collective The Lurkers about their new book, made up of photos they've taken while graffitiing the walls of a gentrifying city.
Tom Usher
12.2.16
Ink Spots

'British Values' Is a New Way of Dealing with British Racism

Kieran Yates' zine has stories like "Snog, Marry, Deport", and has featured contributors from Rude Kid to Riz Ahmed.
Tom Usher
11.2.16
Stuff

We Called Coke Dealers to Ask If They're Worried That Red Bull and Vodka 'Has the Same Effect as Cocaine'

Is it going to dent their business now everybody knows they can just down a couple of raging bulls rather than spending £80 on shitty gear?
Tom Usher
10.27.16
Stuff

I Changed My Tinder Song Every Day to See Which Genre Gets You the Most Matches

Would more people want to date me because I enjoy the music of Ray Lamontagne?
Tom Usher
10.9.16
Stuff

I Went on a Wetherspoons Holiday and Got Really, Really Drunk

Can the pub chain's hotels save the British tourism industry? I spent a weekend trying to find out.
Tom Usher, Photos: Jake Lewis
9.28.16
Stuff

Men Tell Us Why They Cheated

Last week we asked women what made them cheat, so in the interest of gender equality and whatnot, this week we asked some guys.
Tom Usher
9.23.16
Stuff

How 'Akira' Has Influenced All Your Favourite TV, Film and Music

Before the release of Akira in 1989, Japan and its art, food and animation was alien to many in the west.
Tom Usher
9.22.16
Stuff

Nazi Flags and Brexit Fans: I Went to a Massive Festival for People Obsessed with War

The War and Peace Show felt quite sweet and highly problematic all at the same time.
Tom Usher, Photos: Alexander McBride Wilson
7.29.16
Sex

Successful Fuck Buddies Talk About How They Kept It Casual

How to stop your big fat feelings from getting in the way.
Tom Usher
6.29.16
Travel

What It's Like to Be Arrested On Holiday

Being arrested is never great, but it's even worse when you've paid for a flight to be there.
Tom Usher
6.27.16
Fashion

We Asked Young Farmers How They Feel About the Rest of the World Stealing Their Look

Thanks to Peaky Blinders, sales of flat caps have apparently gone up 83 percent this year. But what do actual farmers think about it?
Tom Usher
6.3.16
Stuff

Guys and Girls Talk About the Last Time They Got into a Street Fight

Street fighting is one of society's great levelers: No matter who you are or where you're from, picking a fight with a stranger always makes you a huge dickhead.
Tom Usher
5.24.16
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