love

Dating

Presenting as Non-Binary Changed My Dating Life Completely

Staying true to my femme gender non-conforming identity has definitely made relationships more complicated.
Travis Alabanza
4 days ago
sex work

I Did Sex Work to Make Money—and Find Real Intimacy With Men

One in eight trans women have done sex work as a source of income; one in five, for food or shelter. Some of us have looked for real human connection there, too.
Sessi Kuwabara Blanchard
5.9.19
Culture

Meet the Black Anime Cosplayers Blowing Up on Instagram

Five cosplayers tell us about their love for anime, finding a community within cosplay, and overcoming racist comments.
Janae Price
5.3.19
relationships

Men Talk About Saying ‘I Love You’ to Friends

Can bros saying ‘I love you, man’ move beyond boozy sports events and into something meaningful?
Mica Lemiski
5.2.19
Drugs

How Your Drug Taking Will Affect Your Relationships

We spoke to an academic who studied the effects of two people with different "drug personalities" hooking up.
Anonymous
3.11.19
Dating

For $1,500 Per Month This Woman Will Get You Tinder Dates

Holly Bartter handles the swiping and chatting so you can enjoy some dating.
Naeun Kim
3.6.19
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Lady Gaga: Sorry Everybody, Me and Bradley Cooper Are Not Boning

"People saw love, and guess what—that's what we wanted you to see!"
River Donaghey
2.28.19
Film

French Director Gaspar Noé on America’s Fear of the Penis

“The fear of the penis in the United States still shocks me,” he said. “In many ways, the Western world is turning Victorian.”
Noel Ransome
2.27.19
relationships

Why New Research Says It’s OK to Stay Single (and Die Alone)

Sociologist Elyakim Kislev argues that we should embrace being single.
Tiffy Thompson
2.25.19
The VICE Guide to Right Now

This Lonely Man Tricked a Couple into Buying Him a Steak for Valentine's Day

Stephen Bonser pretended to be stood up at a chain restaurant all night, tweeting about it the entire evening, to see if somebody would cover a sad person's bill.
Alex Norcia
2.15.19
Film

What to Watch on Valentine's Day, According to What You Think of Valentine's Day

Because this day is different for everyone, so why make it worse on yourself?
Noel Ransome
2.14.19
love

Stories of Grand Romantic Gestures Gone Horribly, Horribly Wrong

Valentines Day sucks, but these botched expressions of love suck worse.
Justin Caffier
2.14.19
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