GREAT NEWS: You Can Now Pay $50 to Hang Out in a Cafe Full of Live Rats

“Cong-RATS, ladies and bRODENTS, all of your dreams will come true,” the Rat Bar’s event page says.


The Grotesque 'A Plague Tale' Has a Great Story (And Too Many Rats)

It's a stealth game that never, ever wants you to get caught, but that's okay; you're here for the story.


Inspectors Found Rodent Shit in Vancouver Kitchen Accused of Serving Rat Chowder

The video of a decomposing rat inside a chowder was just the beginning.


Rat Jumps Over Wall at Wrigley Field and the Crowd Goes Wild

The real MVP of that Cubs game.


These Invincible 'Super Rats' Are Genetically Resistant to Poison

VICE Japan met up with a handful of experts studying super rats—genetically mutated rodents humans can't seem to kill.


The Most Upsetting Noises From the BBC's Sound Effects Archive

We help you navigate the newly available trove, from "Rats scampering & scraping" to "​Woman, two screams as at apparition."


A Bunch of Teens Snitched on Their Teacher for Doing Drugs in Class

She was arrested after one student filmed her snorting what she later admitted was cocaine.


The Gross and Creepy Shit You Deal With in Animal Control

Rats, bats and human bodies. All in a day’s work.


'DICK CRAZY,' Today's Comic by Michael Kupperman

Restaurant patrons watch as Sidepart gets eaten alive by sewer rats after getting stuck inside a giant toilet.


Police Claim Rats Drank 900,000 Liters of Booze, But Is It an Elaborate Cover-Up?

How did rats break into glass bottles and drink thousands of liters of alcohol?


Tony Hawk Took a Selfie with This Guy After His Car Burst into Flames

Turns out a family of hungry rats was to blame.


Inside India's Temple of Holy Rats

Worshippers believe the 20,000 or so rats, which live inside the temple, are reincarnated descendants of a Hindu goddess.