How a Prisoner of War Turned this Fussy German Cake into a National Obsession in Japan
While Baumkuchen, or "tree cake," is rare in Germany, it's now found everywhere in Tokyo from 7-11 to fancy department stores.
In Pettiest Move Yet, Pro-Brexit Wetherspoons to Stop Selling Champagne and German Beer
Looking forward to our glorious future of Fuller’s pints and pork pies.
Artist Creates Vintage "Digital" Art on a Typewriter
Arno Beck is making computer art, computer-free.
Germany Is Telling People to Maintain Emergency Food Supplies
In the wake of a string of terrorist attacks, the “Concept for Civil Defense” report outlines a plan that will require Germans to stockpile ten days’ food supply and five days worth of drinking water.
This Is What Happens When You Combine Spaghetti with Ice Cream
The German novelty dessert of “Spaghetti Eis” is made by topping cream with strands of noodle-like ice cream and a strawberry “Bolognese” sauce.
[NSFW] This Artist Will Turn Your Tumblr into a Surreal CGI Nude
All you have to do is visit girls-unawares on Tumblr—he's taking requests.
Former German Graffiti Artist Creates Self-Reflective Abstract Paintings
A look at the intimate abstract work of SatOne.
"Drink Yourself" with the Robot that Pours Your Personality
Here's to privacy! *Clink*
Deep Ass Questions
How Did a Dildo-Swinging, Flame-Throwing Rock Band Like Rammstein Become a Global Powerhouse?
A new documentary, 'Rammstein In Amerika', attempts to explain how six weird dudes from East Berlin turned their scary music into millions upon millions of album sales.
Thea De Gallier
The Last Gasps of Texas German
Nearly 15 years ago at a diner in Texas, linguistics professor Hans Boas recognised a dialect of German he'd never heard before. It was Texas German. In a few decades, it will be extinct.
VICE Exclusive: Listen to Tom Diabo's Haunting Acoustic Demos
German musician Tom Diabo died in 1986 at the age of 30, after battling brain cancer for seven years. Decades later, his music is finally receiving the wide release it deserves.
German Artist Sigmar Polke Was a Master of Irony and Anarchy
Polke took the piss – out of capitalism, authority and the rest of the art world.