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'Something Close' to the Pee Tape Is Out There, US Senator Says

"It's a standard strategy of Russia," Democratic senator Jeff Merkley said.
Drew Schwartz
7.16.18
VICE Long Reads

I Went to the Karaoke World Championships as Soon as I Found Out It Was a Thing

The only time you’ll find people from around the globe coming together to wave flags at someone thrusting to "Pretty Fly For a White Guy".
Hannah Ewens
11.27.17
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Passengers Board Final Flight 666 to HEL on Friday the 13th

Finnair is changing the Satanic flight number after more than a decade of service straight into the gates of HEL.
Drew Schwartz
10.13.17
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Happy Friday the 13th: Flight 666 Just Flew to the Gates of HEL

Finnair flight AY666 took the left-hand path to Helsinki airport Friday afternoon. Hail Satan.
VICE Staff
1.13.17
thump news

Watch a Helsinki Crowd Ring in the New Year with Darude's "Sandstorm"

Finland celebrated 100 years of independence this weekend with a little help from the trance veteran.
THUMP Canada Staff
1.3.17
Features

Meet the Diehard Finnish DJ Who Inspired the “Techno Interests Me” Meme

The story of how "Techno Antti" became one of dance music's funniest memes—plus, an exclusive mix from the Helsinki mainstay.
Jesse Weiss
5.9.16
Photo

RIP Finnish Photographer Jouko Lehtola

A retrospective of the late photographer's work just opened in Helsinki.
VICE Staff
11.5.14
Stuff

Meeting Finland's Imprisoned Conscientious Objectors

Amnesty calls them prisoners of conscience, and their numbers are small but growing. Last year, Finland sentenced at least 40 conscientious objectors to prison or house arrest. That's up from 12 the year before.
David Mac Dougall
8.5.14
house

Top Billin's Sharkslayer Mixed Up Some Bangers

Our Labels in Residence series continues with Helsinki's modest club king.
VICE Thump
11.26.13