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Miley's 'Black Mirror' Episode Is Not That Bad, Come On

Sure, some critics have panned its ending. But season 5's "Rachel, Jack and Ashley Too" tells a specific, engaging story about fandom.
Hannah Ewens
6.6.19
Music

Meet the Taylor Swift Stan Who Went to Prison

The slammer could not hold back the power of the @LegitTayUpdates fan Twitter account.
Funké Joseph
4.9.19
Into The K-Pop World

The Complexity – and Fun – of Being a Queer, Femme K-Pop Fan

Despite there being only one openly gay idol, many LGBTQ+ people find solace and joy in an industry that's notoriously conservative.
Biju Belinky
2.6.19
Fandom Culture

We Spoke to Brosettes About the Bros Documentary

Super-fans reveal their frustrations and revelations from the documentary ‘Bros: After the Screaming Stops'.
Hannah Ewens
1.24.19
Important Questions Raised By...

We Asked The 1975 Fans About Their Weirdest Online Relationships

“This girl I work with is always selling pictures of her feet... He likes it when she curls them around other objects.”
Annie Lord
1.23.19
Football

I Was Banned from Watching My Football Team, So Had to Find Another Way in

After receiving a three-year stadium ban, Max had to come up with a clever way to watch Hamburg.
Max von Sinnen
1.15.19
Culture

We Asked the Actor from Eminem's 'Stan' Video Who He Stans

Turns out the Canadian actor really, really likes Eminem’s latest record.
Sarah Berman
12.13.18
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How Chris Helped Her Fans Better Understand Their Identities

I caught up with a bunch of them at her London show, and asked them questions they'd sent in themselves on a Reddit thread.
Jess Rose
12.6.18
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I Got Rat Boy’s Teenage Fans to Give Me Style Tips

"I don’t know why your jumper is so fluffy. I’m not into it."
Niloufar Haidari
11.20.18
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I Went on a Quest to Find the Friendliest Fans at Pitchfork Paris

I recently moved to Paris, from Dublin, and already my social circle is closing in on itself. Time to fix that, by talking to strangers at a festival.
Brian O'Flynn
11.7.18
Important Questions Raised By...

We Asked Britney Fans About the Most Toxic Thing They’ve Ever Done

"There was a poo on the middle of my floor, and I knew it was me but I blamed it on my mum.”
Rosie Hewitson
8.28.18
Culture

The Worst Fanbases on the Internet, Ranked

Twitter user Michelle Spies made the hardest bracket ever. After much deliberation, we solved it.
VICE Staff
8.27.18
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