the internet

Happy One-Year Anniversary of Olly Murs' Terror Scare

Nothing funnier has happened since Murs tweeted about "gunshots" on Black Friday 2017 (turned out to have been a fight on the Tube).
Lauren O'Neill
the internet

A Bewitching Interview with Bougie London Literary Woman

The enigma behind the Twitter account winning hearts and minds sat down to tell us more.
Lauren O'Neill

'N*****fishing' Is the New Form of Blackface

The word describes white women who change their appearance to look black or racially ambiguous. We spoke to someone accused of this, and to the women calling her out.
Janae Price
Far-Right Extremism

Neo-Nazis Are Organising Secretive Paramilitary Training Across America

The creation of a new social networking platform called "The Base" appears to be an effort to shift Nazism from a divided digital space to physical, violent insurgency.
Ben Makuch
Mack Lamoureux
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Watch Stan Lee's Heartfelt Final Message to His Fans

"I love my fans. I cannot tell you how much I love my fans."
Beckett Mufson
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Oh Good, Tide's New Packaging Looks Exactly Like Boxed Wine

Please don't slap the bag.
River Donaghey
Views My Own

Diehard Trump Stan Jacob Wohl Is the Most Brain-Poisoned Boy Online

The man behind the weird plot to accuse Robert Mueller of sexual misconduct is so much more than an incompetent political operative.
K.T. Nelson

You Can Smoke Weed Out of This Cursed Furby Bong

Furbong is the pinnacle of human innovation.
Beckett Mufson
the internet

Young, Old, Male, Female: This Is Who Gets Believed Least Online

Lots of people are called out for their bullshit online, but one type of person is targeted considerably more than any other.
Amelia Tait
Angus Take House

Worst Take of the Week: The Lib Dems are Radical vs Bert and Ernie are Gay

More and more these days, we see the popping springs and suspicious smoke of the take machine sending itself into an almighty overdrive.
Angus Harrison
Social Media

I Went Through All of My Old Tweets and Was Horrified by What I Found

Deleting my tweets one at a time was an education in self-loathing and shame – and 100-percent worth it.
Eve Peyser
The VICE Guide to Right Now

That Anonymous 'NYT' Op-Ed Spawned Some Darkly Amusing Memes

The president is tweeting about treason but at least we can all joke about it online!
Peter Slattery