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The VICE Guide to Right Now

Please Adopt Barsik, This 41-Pound Chungus of a Cat

Get a load of this absolute unit.
Peter Slattery
4.9.19
crime

‘Slave’ to NXIVM ‘Sex Cult’ Leader Pleads Guilty to Racketeering

Lauren Salzman, recruiter for a secret group that allegedly branded women, entered a sealed plea Monday.
Sarah Berman
3.29.19
The VICE Guide to Right Now

The Wild Story of How a 'GoT' Fan Found the Last Iron Throne on Earth

Behold, mere mortals: Melanie Joaquín, the "Queen of Queens."
Drew Schwartz
3.28.19
News

Toronto Councillor Wants to Sue Big Oil For Climate Change Costs

Mike Layton wants Toronto to put an exact price tag on how much climate change will cost everyone in the city.
Anne Gaviola
3.26.19
The Nice Guide to Right Now

Everything Sucks Except This Video of a Guy Saving Two Dogs from a Frozen Lake

Watch a good man rescue some good boys.
River Donaghey
3.13.19
Cannabis

New York's Bodega Owners Want to Sell Legal Weed

Recreational marijuana isn't yet legal in New York State, but corner stores are already angling for a piece of the action.
Alex Norcia
2.22.19
LGBTQ

This Artist Collects the Everyday Objects That Define Lesbian Life

Anyone who identifies as lesbian, butch, queer, non-binary, or trans was invited to send personal objects for the display.
Sofia Barrett-Ibarria
2.12.19
tv

The Best Thing on TV This Year Was: 'Pose'

The pilot episode of FX's groundbreaking series took us to 80s New York's ball scene and gave us the best dance audition since 'Flashdance.'
Taylor Hosking
12.27.18
Views My Own

Somehow, the Catholic Church Is Still Getting Worse

The latest horrific revelations of sexual abuse unpunished show, yet again, that the Church's first tactic is to make excuses and hide.
Alex Norcia
12.21.18
Weed

US Weed Legalization Has Become a Race Between Lame Dads

New York and New Jersey are jockeying to see who might get it done first—a year after one of their governors called pot a "gateway drug."
Alex Norcia
12.20.18
Fast Food

The Coolest Place to Get a Drink in Midtown Manhattan Is the New Taco Bell

With its expanding cantinas in New York City, the fast-food chain proves yet again that it's perpetually topical—and might just take over the world.
Alex Norcia
12.5.18
Late Capitalism

Amazon Has New York Afraid of Becoming Seattle on Steroids

Higher rent. More tech bros. And a massive monopoly beloved by the people who run things getting a ton of tax breaks. Can it be stopped?
Ankita Rao
12.4.18
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