Benjamin Shapiro

Photo

Nick Zinner Is Nailing 601 Photos to a Wall in LA This Weekend

The show is a collection of his favorite images from the past 20 years of traveling the globe with his pals and bandmates.
Benjamin Shapiro
11.18.15
News

Vincent Bugliosi, the Beast of a Prosecutor Who Took Down Charles Manson, Is Dead

The man who put one of the most notorious figures of the 20th century behind bars passed away this weekend at the age of 80.
Benjamin Shapiro
6.9.15
Stuff

Chatting with Occultist Micki Pellerano About His New Art Show, ‘Celestial Love’

Pellerano's beautiful graphite drawings focus on gorgeous nudes suspended in voids, enduring states of alchemical release.
Benjamin Shapiro
5.15.15
vice vs rolling stone

​Gus Wenner, I’m Coming for Your Blood

I'm training to annihilate the millennial overlord of digital content at 'Rolling Stone' in a high-stakes game of table tennis.
Benjamin Shapiro
3.9.15
News

What David Carr Taught Us

Remembering a legendary journalist who improved the industry he critiqued.
Benjamin Shapiro
2.13.15
VICE REPORTS

The Return of the Black Death

We went to Madagascar in the fall of 2013 because the village of Beranimbo had been an epicenter of a black plague outbreak that resulted in nearly 600 cases and more than 90 deaths across the country.
Benjamin Shapiro
9.23.14
VICE REPORTS

The Return of the Black Death

We went to Madagascar in the fall of 2013 because the village of Beranimbo had been an epicenter of a black plague outbreak that resulted in nearly 600 cases and more than 90 deaths across the country. Madagascar reports the most instances of the...
Benjamin Shapiro
9.22.14
africa

The Hot Zone: Black Death Returns to Madagascar

We went to Madagascar because the village of Beranimbo had been an epicenter of a black plague outbreak that resulted in nearly 600 cases.
Benjamin Shapiro
8.10.14
The Humongous Fungus Among Us Issue

The Hot Zone: Black Death Returns to Madagascar

We went to Madagascar in the fall of 2013 because the village of Beranimbo had been an epicenter of a black plague outbreak that resulted in nearly 600 cases and more than 90 deaths across the country. Madagascar reports the most instances of the...
Benjamin Shapiro
8.7.14
Ask A Lawyer

Did American Eagle Just Rip Off a Miami Street Artist?

Miami street artist AholSniffsGlue's lawsuit against douchey clothier American Eagle Outfitters for "blatant, unlawful, and pervasive infringement" could be a landmark case for artists' rights. But does he have a case? We asked a lawyer to weigh in.
Benjamin Shapiro
7.29.14
Music

Amen Dunes’ New Record Is an Ode to Failure

Our buddy Damon McMahon's fantastic new record has got the indie rock critical establishment spinning their heads around and 360-degree vomiting in excitement. For once, we agree with them, so we took Damon out for eggs to chat about drugs, cowboys...
Benjamin Shapiro
5.15.14
News

Meet Chikungunya, a Highly Infectious Disease Slated to Hit the American South

Chikungunya is an acute virus transmitted from the bite of an infected mosquito that leaves hosts crippled by persistent arthritis. There’s currently no vaccine to prevent the disease, its just hit the Caribbean, and it's on track to hit the southern...
Benjamin Shapiro
4.28.14
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