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Memes Have Finally Made It to the Museum

Inside the boyfriend-distracting, Doge-approved KnowYourMeme gallery exhibit, which traces the evolution of "Two Decades of Memes."
Luke Winkie
5 days ago
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Toilets With Threatening Auras Compiles the Internet's Cursed Commodes

We talked with the guy behind the incredible Facebook and Twitter accounts.
Peter Slattery
9.15.18
Think Pieces

Keanu Forever: Why Keanu Reeves Is Perfect

We’ll never stop loving you, Keanu.
Philippa Snow
9.5.18
New music

John Mayer's "New Light" Video Is a Self-Conscious Shitpost and I Love It

"I went to a place downtown and made this with a company that usually does birthday and bar mitzvah videos," said Mayer on Twitter.
Phil Witmer
5.25.18
Memes

The 'Tired SpongeBob' Meme Captures Our Cultural Exhaustion

Why is ‘Spongebob Squarepants’ so damn memeable?
André-Naquian Wheeler
4.30.18
Memes

The Pop Politics of Pop Mie (and Other Instant Noodle Brands)

Facebook groups combining popular instant noodle brands with political parties are our favorite thing this week.
Arzia Tivany Wargadiredja
4.23.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Evil Patrick Star Is the Bleak Meme We Deserve

Finally, a meme for all the messed up things we do to each other that we don't want to admit.
Peter Slattery
3.8.18
Music

How ‘Africa’ by Toto Became the Internet’s Favorite Song

Somehow, this cheesy, emotional tune, which turns 35 this year, inspires unironic, almost undivided adoration across the web.
Jessica Furseth
11.22.17
Double Takes

Do We All See the Woman Holding an iPhone in This 1860 Painting?

A closer look at “The Expected One,” a painting by 19th century Austrian artist Ferdinand Georg Waldmüller.
Brian Anderson
11.13.17
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Indonesian Police Just Arrested the Woman Who Started All Those Setya Novanto Memes

Did the meme war just get its first political prisoner?
VICE Staff
11.2.17
morning bulletin

The VICE Morning Bulletin

The rupiah is down, Kendrick Lamar is hitting the road, and the victims of a Sumatra volcano feel like they've been "forgotten."
VICE Staff
10.4.17
Corruption

All Those Setya Novanto Memes Are More Powerful Than You Think

Lulz for justice.
Arzia Tivany Wargadiredja
10.3.17