Panic

privacy

FaceApp Isn't Creepy Because It's Russian, It's Creepy Because It's Capitalist

FaceApp’s privacy policy is bad. Its policy isn’t uniquely bad because it’s a Russian company.
Caroline Haskins
7.18.19
london rental opportunity of the week

London Rental Opportunity of the Week: An Impossibly Stressful Bedsit in Camden!

This room is the physical equivalent of trying to get two pieces of heavy luggage off a busy bus.
Joel Golby
6.29.18
phobias

We Asked People to Sum Up Their Most Irrational Fear in Six Words

"Unknowingly being 'muffin top epidemic' b-roll."
Anna Goldfarb
3.22.18
africa

How Colonialism Fuelled Deadly Anti-Vampire Hysteria in Malawi

It's not the first time lingering skepticism of foreigners and local beliefs have produced panic over allegedly bloodsucking predators in the African country.
Mark Hay
11.2.17
lettuce

We Pushed the Lettuce Ban to Its Absolute Limit

Does anyone want, like, 19 lettuces?
Marianne Eloise and Charlie Brinkhurst-Cuff
2.3.17
america

Box of Cookies Causes Total Panic by Having Arabic Writing on Label

A Pennsylvania gas station was temporarily closed, a nearby daycare was evacuated, and a bomb squad was called in from 50 miles away, all because of a box of 12 maamoul.
Jelisa Castrodale
9.24.16
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Watch This Girl Panic Herself into a Chilli-Induced Asthma Attack

Calm down dear, it's only a 2 million Scoville unit dried chilli pepper that is, according to Guinness, the hottest in the world!
Joe Bish
9.2.16
Stuff

Anxiety Is Slowly Killing Me

There is nothing more uncomfortable than feeling as though you are not in complete control of the systems that function within you. You know there is no logical reason for feeling this way. And yet, in spite of it all, you do.
Megan Koester
6.19.15
The VICE Guide to Mental Health

The 'Hidden' Illness of Post-Natal Depression

Over 250,000 new mothers experience perinatal mental illness each year in Britain. So why did I find it so hard to get help?
Jude Rogers
4.27.15
Vice Blog

We Asked an Expert How to Survive a UK Zombie Apocalypse

If you live in a city, you're fucked.
Michael Grothaus, Illustration: Sam Taylor
10.9.14
News

Should We Panic About the Strain of Deadly Meningitis Hitting the Gay Community?

How worried should we be?
Mitchell Sunderland
4.19.13