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Internet

How Yelp-Type Ratings Could Be Used for Self Governance

We created an online virtual world to test how ratings could reform our government.
Ofer Tchernichovski
Dalton Conley
7.1.19
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Red Hen Owner Says She'd Kick Sarah Huckabee Sanders Out Again

"We just felt there are moments in time when people need to live their convictions. This appeared to be one."
Drew Schwartz
6.25.18
crime

How the Hells Angels Weaponized Review Sites

The HA would really like to speak to your manager.
Mack Lamoureux
4.10.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

The Best Yelp Reviews for Trump's 'Shithole' Hotels

"Wow! This hotel is actually a hole of shit. Like a massive, carved out, deep hole just full of thousands of tons of shit."
Drew Schwartz
1.18.18
Nightlife

I Spent a Night Touring Vancouver’s Worst-Rated Nightclubs

“You will first notice the smell, it is a mix of Axe body spray, shame and stale overpriced beer.”
Laura Bell
11.23.17
Features

That One Star Yelp Review of Berghain is Definitely Fake and Actually Pretty Homophobic

The review has been spread across the internet, but it's little more than a half-baked joke at the expense of the gay community.
Angus Harrison
11.3.16
News

The VICE Morning Bulletin

Trump calls medical treatment for bomb suspect a "sad situation," George H. W. Bush reportedly plans to vote for Clinton in November, North Korea says it's preparing to launch a satellite, and more.
VICE Staff
9.20.16
Travel

America's Worst Beaches

We went through Yelp reviews around the country to find the beaches that made Americans the angriest.
VICE Staff
6.21.16
News

The VICE Morning Bulletin

This morning, Rubio lays into Trump at the latest Republican debate, polls open today in Iran, Facebook employees have defaced a Black Lives Matter slogan, and more.
VICE Staff
2.26.16
Stuff

A Reddit Thread Claims a Hookah Lounge in Los Angeles Banned Jews

Users on Reddit and Yelp claimed that a hookah lounge in the middle of an LA neighborhood filled with Persian Jews was a den of bigotry. The internet lies.
Charles Davis
8.14.14
News

Did a Murderer Just Give Himself Away on Yelp?

On May 3rd, a 36-year-old Iraq war veteran and college student named Maribel Ramos was reported missing by her family, after failing to turn up to several events in Santa Ana, California. A couple of days later Maribel's roommate KC Joy started posting...
Jamie Lee Curtis Taete
12.28.13
The Recent Unpleasantness

Yelping Halloween

I took my kids trick or treating yesterday and the second stop on our route was the Hadley household. Right off the bat, they lose a star for giving out Life Savers. Is this a 6th grade secret santa grab bag? Run out of carob chips? The candy you serve...
Sam McPheeters
11.2.12