Open Letters

Open Letters

We Are Drowning in a Devolved World: An Open Letter from Devo

Following the band's Rock Hall nomination, founder Gerald Casale reflects on its dystopian legacy in the age of Trump.
Gerald V. Casale
12.7.18
Open Letters

Drake Isn’t Appropriating British Working-Class Culture, FFS

MistaJam exclusively sent us his response to the writer who implied Drake has no place anywhere near 'Top Boy'.
MistaJam .
4.5.17
Breaking News

Taylor Swift Has Slapped Apple Music Harder Than a Ninja Businessman in the "Bad Blood" Video

Now everyone is getting paid. WOOHOO!
Joe Zadeh
6.22.15
NSFW

A Letter from a Sex Worker to a Wife About Her Cheating Husband

Despite what you may think of me, I offer a service that's discreet, uncomplicated, and a necessary ingredient in a lot of marriages.
April Adams
1.18.15
Stuff

A VICE Intern Is at the Centre of a Racism Row

Hey, Vienna Uni: Tori Reichel is black but he's definitely not foreign.
Joel Golby
10.30.14
Stuff

In Defence of 'Game of Thrones' and Epic Fantasy

An open letter to GoT-haters.
Harry Cheadle
4.10.14
Features

Bring Back Late of The Pier!

They were once described as “music to have asthma to”. The last time I checked, alt-J were described as “quite nice”.
Lisa Wright
3.5.14
Stuff

Dear Sufjan: A Copy Editor Corrects Sufjan Stevens's Open Letter to Miley Cyrus

There's a typo in the very first line, Sufjan.
Nicole Jones
10.15.13
Pretty Girl Bullshit

Come Back and Claim Thatcher's Throne, Louise Mensch

It's time you stopped going nuts in New York and did what you were born to do.
Bertie Brandes
4.11.13
Pretty Girl Bullshit

An Open Letter to Anyone Thinking of Getting Their Labia Sliced Off

Don't let the world make you feel so damn unpretty.
Bertie Brandes
1.24.13
Pretty Girl Bullshit

Why Can't Anybody Love Tom Cruise?

An open letter to the most undesirable man in Hollywood.
Bertie Brandes
1.15.13