Yasmin Jeffery

Stuff

We Asked People If Naming a Bar 'The Plantation' Is Really That Bad

"Maybe the person who was doing the whole name thing didn't really think about it properly and should have thought about it more."
Yasmin Jeffery
8.27.16
The VICE Guide to Right Now

The Countries Brits Want to Move to the Most in the Wake of Brexit

New Zealand's media is worrying about a "British invasion" after 10,000 Brits registered interest in moving there, so we looked at which other countries have seen spikes in visa enquiries since June 24.
Yasmin Jeffery
8.22.16

Photos from 90s Shows That Will Make You Wish You Were Young Again

We spoke to the curator of 'Teen Spirit,' a new photo exhibition about being a teenager and wearing silly clothes and going to shows with your friends.
Yasmin Jeffery
8.19.16
Stuff

Why You Should Actually Look Forward to Being Alone Forever

We asked a psychologist about how playing the long game as someone who doesn't commit to romantic relationships can pay off.
Yasmin Jeffery
8.14.16
News

A Shrink Explains the Questionable Link Between Mental Illness and Terrorism

We asked a psychiatrist if we're too quick to assume that people behind horrific attacks are "crazy."
Yasmin Jeffery
8.4.16
Stuff

A Psychologist Analyzes the Fights Couples Have in Ikea

IKEA: Come for the Swedish meatballs, stay for the fight with bae.
Yasmin Jeffery
8.3.16
Stuff

We Asked People of All Ages About the First News Story They Can Remember

In light of a news cycle that's felt overwhelmingly brutal, we spoke to a score of different Brits about the events that stuck out in their minds.
Yasmin Jeffery
7.16.16
News

What Would It Take to Make You Do Something About Climate Change?

Things are looking bleak, but how bad does it have to get before we'll actually take action?
Yasmin Jeffery
7.14.16
Is University Still Worth It?

The Weirdest Excuses College Students Give Their Teachers

"I'm sorry I didn't make it to the presentation, but my house was surrounded by a giant swarm of bees"
Yasmin Jeffery
6.30.16
Stuff

What Makes a Drug Dealer Text Successful

Exploring the business psychology behind: "Got that bang bang sniff, holla."
Yasmin Jeffery
6.28.16
Europe: The Final Countdown

We Talked to Brits Exchanging Currency After Brexit

Are people panicking and exchanging all their pounds? Or just bummed out that they're a little short-changed for their weekend break to Paris?
Yasmin Jeffery
6.24.16
Stuff

The Pros and Cons of Falling in Love with Your Best Friend

People's stories of falling for their mates—from long-term relationships, to never speaking to them again.
Yasmin Jeffery
6.19.16
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