20th anniversary


I Finally Started Binging 'The Sopranos': One Woman's Story

A life, counted in brushes with the heralded television show.


'Baby One More Time' Came Out 20 Years Ago, And We're All Closer to Death

Britney Spears took to Twitter on Tuesday to thank her fans for being there for her through two. whole. decades.


Shania Twain on Confidence, Consent, and 20 Years of 'Come on Over'

"It's not a sense a pride, it's a sense of independence. I can't think of anything worse than not being self-sufficient."


The Story of Harry Potter, As Told by Fools Who Have Never Read the Books

“There’s a sentient hat that helps out when stuff is super bleak."


'Buffy' Stars and Experts Explain Their Favorite Episodes

For the seminal show's 20th anniversary, we asked people who love it more than anyone to tell us the episode that is most meaningful to them.


How Blur's 'Blur' Brought Them Back from the Brink

Burnt out by Britpop and a failure to break America, 20 years ago Blur were disintegrating, but somehow they wrote their biggest song, and one of the best LPs of their career.


'Mars Attacks!' Was the Disaster Movie That Ravaged Disaster Movies

'Mars Attacks!', which is about to turn 20, came out the same year as many other big-budget disaster movies, but the cult classic couldn't be more different from its rivals.


Tori Amos Fought the System to Make 'Boys for Pele'—and Tori Amos Won

To celebrate its 20th anniversary, Tori tells us how taking control resulted in an LP deemed commercial suicide, now lauded as her most successful.


The Real-Life Addicts Who Taught the 'Trainspotting' Cast How to Be Junkies

On the 20th anniversary of the cinematic release of "Trainspotting," we speak to members of Calton Athletic, the soccer team-cum-recovery group that was brought in to keep the film authentic.


Navel Gazing: Looking Back at No Doubt's 'Tragic Kingdom' 20 Years Later

We reassess No Doubt's breakthrough album and celebrate the moment Gwen morphed from ska-punk singer to a bonafide trendsetting pop star.


We're Turning 20, so Come Party with Us

VICE is celebrating its 20th anniversary this week by throwing a massive party in NYC. We're a little sick of talking to one another, so we want some of you to come hang, too. Here's how to win a ticket.


Rwanda Commemorates 20th Anniversary of 1994 Genocide

Thousands of Rwandans packed the country's main sports stadium to participate in a service to remember the more than 800,000 killed.