2013

News

Three Toronto Cops Charged with Assault, But That’s Basically All They’ll Tell Us

The Special Investigations Unit has known for over a year about the alleged 2013 incident involving constables John Darnell, Piara Dhaliwal, and Adam Morris.
Tamara Khandaker
10.11.16
News

2013 Was a Big Year for Executions According to the Amnesty International Annual Report

According to the review, at least 778 people were put to death in 22 countries in 2013, and these numbers don’t even include China, which is said to have carried out more executions than the rest of the world put together.
Matilda Greenhouse
3.28.14
Photo

Nick Gazin Just Sent Us His Best Of 2013 Photos

Once every season or year, as the case may be, we put up a batch of "best of" photos from our resident comic dweeb and amateur picture-taker, Nick Gazin. This year, Nick was especially lackadaisical about filing, sending us his pictures a little over...
Nick Gazin
1.17.14
Stuff

12 Good Commercials I Found by Accident

I say that I stumbled on these ads "by accident” because it’s my job, my ongoing mission, to find the absolute worst ads in the world. So enjoy these gems, because next week, it’s back to the same old manufactured vitriol.
Mark Copyranter Duffy
1.1.14
Gear

The Best Gear of the Year: 2013

Our pick of music equipment to buy instead of gas and lunch.
Davo McConville
12.30.13
WEEDIQUETTE

Why Do You Want Weed to Be Legal?

I have my reasons for wanting weed to be legal, but like many recreational smokers, I have definitely simplified them in my mind based on a personal preference. Yes, it would be awesome not to be hassled for smoking, but is that it? There’s got to be...
T. Kid
12.22.13
Words

One Per Customer

This was the year of the little guy, with new vinyl labels riding a magic carpet of internet hype and limited supply. Here are the five imprints everyone should be watching.
Matthew McDermott
12.19.13
Features

2013 Was the Worst 2004 Ever

Fall Out Boy reunions. New Found Glory tours. 'Anchorman' sequels. Here are the things that wouldn’t stay dead this year.
Dan Ozzi
12.19.13
Words

My 2013: Daedelus

"The underground has soldiered on and will rise again with new artists in tow"—artists we love tell us about their year, in their own words.
Daedelus
12.17.13
2013 In Music

2013: The Year Nelly Was Everywhere and Nowhere at the Same Time

No other artist spent as much time so close to the Zeitgeist as Nelly this year without being even remotely close to being the Zeitgeist.
Andrew Winistorfer
12.11.13
Words

Nocturnal Wonderland Was Not Nocturnal, Was Wonderful

I met sex wolves, Steve Aoki impersonators, and victims of cyber-bullying.
Jemayel Khawaja
9.26.13
Photo

Check Out the Photos from Our Photo Shows, Photo Lovers

Our annual Photo Shows were, once again, all sorts of fun. Now they're done, and surprisingly, our wonderful VICE Canada events team isn't as brain-dead from criss-crossing the country as we figured they'd be.
VICE Canada Staff
8.15.13
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