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Australia Today

A Vegetarian Chef Killed a Customer and Then Served him to Other Customers

Customers at the Bangkok restaurant complained when they found meat in their noodles.
Gavin Butler
11.1.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Tourists Could Go to Prison for Taking Butt Selfies in Thailand

They posed bare-ass in front of a Buddhist temple in Bangkok, which could leave them behind bars for a decade.
Drew Schwartz
11.29.17
FIGHTLAND

Sangmanee: The Eight-Limbed Warrior of Bangkok

He's been beaten, he's been poisoned, but Sangmanee, the most stylish Thai boxer of the moment, is not going away.
Alexander Reynolds
1.25.17
FIGHTLAND

Inside Bangkok's Sitsongpeenong Gym

A Bangkok gym has built from scratch a reputation for quality training and fierce Thai fighters, all in under a decade.
Lindsey Newhall
8.25.16
News

The VICE Morning Bulletin

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Vice Beta
8.4.16
Writer's Block

Bangkok Graffiti Matures Amid Beef and Growing Pains

What if you could paint graffiti on the side of a busy street in broad daylight without permission, and no one cared? In Bangkok, this is a reality, even if you get caught in the act by police.
Ray Mock
7.31.16
FIGHTLAND

Inside Chuwattana: A Conversation with the Owner of Bangkok's Hidden Gym

We caught up with the owner of Chuwattana, one of Bangkok’s most highly regarded gyms, to talk about food, his reluctance to sponsor foreign fighters, and plans for the future.
Lindsey Newhall
4.21.16
FIGHTLAND

Three Generations of Muay Thai: Sasiprapa Gym

Having just celebrated its 50th birthday, Sasiprapa Gym is one of the longest-functioning gyms in Bangkok.
Lindsey Newhall
3.10.16
Travel

Thailand's Forgotten Country-Psychedelic Music Is Having a Global Renaissance

Until recently, Thailand's Molam music has been marginalized and dismissed as "taxi driver music," or entertainment for the lower classes. The genre, with its traditional flutes and Sabbath-inspired psychedelic riffs, is now experiencing a new life...
Laurel Tuohy
3.6.16
FIGHTLAND

Buakaw Banchamek and the Life of a Muay Thai Celebrity

We spent an evening with Thailand's biggest Muay Thai celebrity at his gym in Bangkok.
Lindsey Newhall
2.18.16
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Bangkok Accidentally Held the World's Longest Half-Marathon

After race officials pointed runners in the wrong direction, they ran 17 miles instead of 13.
Lauren Messman
11.17.15
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Thai Police Gave Themselves a Reward for Capturing a Bombing Suspect

It was supposed to go to a tipster—but since the police arrested a suspect themselves, they're keeping the cash.
Scott Masters Pierce
9.1.15
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