Fast Food

McDonald’s Denies Using ‘Secret Tricks’ to Give Customers Fewer Fries

People claiming to be former McDonald’s workers say that the chain secretly serves half-sized portions of fries.
Phoebe Hurst
New music

Harry Styles Is Brooding on New Track "Sweet Creature," Because He Broods Now, OK?

It's an acoustic guitar-led, Fleetwood Mac-influenced love-in.
Lauren O'Neill
Remembering Things

'Rumours,' Fleetwood Mac’s Break-Up Magnum Opus, Turns 40

The album is laced with songs that air out the band's legendary internal drama. Oh, and cocaine.
Jake Nevins

Reports Claim That the Nintendo NX Is (Mainly) a Handheld Console (Obviously)

Look at the company's past successes and the decision to make the NX a hybrid affair, for home and mobile play, makes perfect sense.
Mike Diver

“We Are Strong on Women This Year”: We Spoke to Emily Eavis About Glastonbury 2016

And the lid has been opened on this year’s Emerging Talent competition.
Ryan Bassil

The Tragedy of Witch Hunts in Rural Cambodia

The sad, but not uncommon, tale of an elderly healer who was murdered with an axe.
George Wright and Ben Sokhean
thump exclusive track

It's Not a Rumour, Chaim Really "Can't Wait To C U"

The Israeli producer wants to put a few things straight.
Josh Baines
Woah, Dude!

Will The Follow Up to Kendrick Lamar's 'good kid, m.A.A.d city' Drop Next Tuesday?

There's a leaked photo and a tweet from TDE's Top Dawg, which makes this unsubstantiated claim a possibility.
Ryan Bassil
VICE vs Video games

The Greatest Video Game Ever Might Never Be Made

Come on, Valve – stop messing about and give us Half-Life 3.
Brad Barrett, Illustrations: Billy Mather
Question Of The Day

What's the Worst Rumour You've Started About Someone?

What horrible lie have you inflicted on someone and left them to deal with?
Ryan Bassil