Nick Chester

Anglomania

We Asked Anglophiles Why They Love Britain So Much

Overseas football casuals, mods and Perry boys told us what they like about our shitty little island.
Nick Chester
a day ago
Football

A Short History of Football Hooligans Using Weapons

This weekend, during a clash between Everton and Millwall fans, one fan had his face sliced from mouth to ear.
Nick Chester
1.30.19
Drugs

I Persuaded a Dealer to Cook and Deliver a Beef Wellington Instead of Weed

Because food goes well with weed.
Nick Chester
1.25.19
hooliganism

I Want to Import British Football Hooliganism Into the US

We spoke to Derek "Diablo" Alvarez, who founded the Miami Casuals and plans to establish a joint US-UK unit to "get revenge against the Russians for what happened in Marseilles".
Nick Chester
1.23.19
crime

Undercover Police On the Most Dangerous Situation They've Been in

"Are you guys cops?" he asked. "If you are…" he added, touching my forehead with his two fingers, imitating a gun. "Pop! Pop!"
Nick Chester
11.19.18
Attraction

Blind People On How They Experience Sexual Attraction

"My brain usually makes its mind up whether or not I like a person within five seconds."
Nick Chester
10.30.18
freemasons

It’s Not Just Westminster Where Freemasons Still Have Influence

For half a century, police forces in Britain have been accused of being swayed by the secret society.
Nick Chester
2.5.18
prison

Ex-Prisoners Tell Us The Worst Person They've Had To Share A Cell With

"I told him J.R.R. Tolkien didn't invent elves, he told me to close the door. I knew he wanted to fight."
Nick Chester
1.3.18
Football

The Football Fans Trying to Export British Hooliganism

For better or worse, unlike other countries the UK has a long history of "hoolie literature". These guys want to spread the joy.
Nick Chester
11.21.17
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Can You Be Convicted for Passing Off and Selling Legal Substances as Drugs?

There is still confusion as to why Rashan Charles swallowed a wrap containing caffeine and Paracetamol.
Nick Chester
8.11.17
crime

What Would Drug Dealers Do If All Drugs Were Legalised?

In a UK where legal narcotics were tightly regulated, would former dealers move into other areas of crime, or pack it all in?
Nick Chester
7.22.17
porn

Why Cultural Appropriation Is Given a Pass in Porn

A film in which a man uses a didgeridoo as a sex toy has thrown up all sorts of questions around why porn isn't treated the same as other media.
Nick Chester
6.23.17
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