Rick Paulas

money-inequality

Property Owners Can Do Basically Whatever They Want to Homeless People Now

In San Francisco, they're even getting the government's help.
Rick Paulas
10.9.19
housing

Inside the Wildly Popular Forum Where Landlords Plot to Screw You Over

It's a terrifying window into the tenant/landlord power dynamic—and a national housing hellscape.
Rick Paulas
7.25.19
money-inequality

Photos of the Most Egregious 'Anti-Homeless' Architecture

Once you start looking, you realise what critics call "hostile architecture" is everywhere.
Rick Paulas
6.26.19
California

These Right-Wing Californians Are So Pissed Off They Want to Secede

They're going around the state announcing their grievances to anyone who will listen. Not many people seem interested.
Rick Paulas
1.25.18
entertainment

David Lynch Is Obsessed with the Ways Cars Kill Us

And it's what makes him one of America's greatest filmmaking tour guides.
Rick Paulas
7.18.17
DAVID LYNCH

I Was an Extra in David Lynch's Weirdest Movie

With the 'Twin Peaks' reboot set to roll out later this month, we look back at one of the director's criminally underwatched works.
Rick Paulas
5.11.17
Art

The Painter Turning Violent Protests into Art

John Paul Marcelo captured the 'Battle of Berkeley' the old-fashioned way.
Rick Paulas
4.27.17
Views My Own

Why I Became a Socialist

After Bernie lost and Trump won, I realised the Democrats weren't going to win my battles for me.
Rick Paulas
2.20.17
Vice Blog

A Brief History of the American Town That Seceded 'Til It Ran Out of Booze

As chatter about a so-called 'Calexit' gets louder, a look back at California's Rough and Ready.
Rick Paulas
12.13.16
Vice Blog

I Talked Hundreds of People Out of Jumping Off the Golden Gate Bridge

"What I started doing was walking up to these folks, keeping a bit of distance, and asking their permission to approach."
Rick Paulas
11.18.16
Stuff

'Idiocracy' Is Bad, Actually

You know who'd find the movie hilarious? Hitler.
Rick Paulas
10.8.16
Stuff

Paul Rust Took a Dump Onstage and I Was There to See It

The co-creator and star of the Judd Apatow–produced Netflix series Love really went there.
Rick Paulas
9.10.16
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