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Food

It’s Ridiculously Hard to Eat Local in the Yukon

Suzanne Crocker spent a year foraging, growing and hunting in Dawson City, where 97 percent of food is trucked in from warmer regions.
Lori Fox
1.30.19
The VICE Guide to Right Now

This ‘Diaper Bandit’ Allegedly Scattered Poop Across New Jersey for Ten Months

Just because he thought it was funny, apparently.
River Donaghey
10.29.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Some Anti-Poop Activist Is Flagging Piles of Dog Doo with Photos of Nic Cage

Apparently Roanoke has a "serious" poop problem on its hands.
Allie Conti
8.20.18
compound interested

Is organic food a rip-off?

VICE News
3.13.17
Stuff

How a Local Paper Stayed Relevant by Covering Dildo Deaths, Bullfighting, and Drug Psychosis

The local paper may be dying an internet-related death, but they know their audience better than SEO ever could.
Charles Olafare
3.23.16
Travel

The Republic of Saugeais Isn't Recognized by Anyone, but It's OK with That

I called their secretary-general, Louis Perrey, to see how seriously Saugets take themselves.
Pierre-Alexis Chauvin
1.8.15
News

Trinity Bellwoods Needs Fewer Cops and More Toilets

A report from the community meeting about the growing epidemic of people casually enjoying alcoholic drinks in the sun.
Benjamin Boles
7.5.13
News

What Have We Learned from the Bar Ban in Parkdale?

Toronto's Parkdale neighbourhood has been prevented from allowing new bars and restaurants to open, but why? Does it really help the area progress? We talked to Gord Perks, a local city councilor who wants to stop new patios, bars, and other places...
Benjamin Boles
6.25.13