affairs

The 2016 Fiction Issue

A Story from Roxane Gay's Upcoming Collection, 'Difficult Women'

A girl goes with her father to see his mistress regularly. When her father dies, she pays the mistress one last visit and learns something surprising.
Roxane Gay
12.16.16
relationships

Why People Who Cheat Are Still Not Cool with Being Cheated On

According to a recent study, cheating doesn't necessarily spell the end of your relationship, especially if you're the one doing the cheating. We asked a sexologist why people are such hypocrites.
Kimberly Lawson
10.11.16
relationships

Women Are Evolutionarily Programmed to Cheat, Researcher Says

Research argues that women are programmed to line up replacement males in case their original mate gets sick or dies. We speak to the researcher behind the controversial theory.
Sirin Kale
8.23.16
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Ashley Madison's New Ads Target Key Demographic of People Who Hate Their Lives

Marriage is dark and full of existential terrors, according to a business that wants to facilitate affairs.
Allison Tierney
7.12.16
Stuff

Americans Are Definitely Not As Fun As We Think We Are, Say Polls

Data gathered by Pew suggests that Americans love God and hard work and are pretty uptight about sex. The stereotypes are true!
Harry Cheadle
4.19.16
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Ted Cruz Says the Sleazy Story About Him Cheating on His Wife Was Trump-Planted Ratfuckery

Ted Cruz's denial of a "National Enquirer" story alleging he had five mistresses included some pretty odd language about rodents.
VICE Staff
3.25.16
Sex

Cheating Site AshleyMadison Gets Hacked

The hackers claim stolen data includes real names and addresses, credit card details, and sexual fantasies.
Joseph Cox
7.20.15
Stuff

Having Sex with a Bunch of People Might Save the Institution of Marriage

At least that's what the founder of the polyamory site OpenMinded.com believes.
Toby McCasker
6.30.15
Culture

How 'Call of Duty' Changed the Lives of Veterans

The Call of Duty Endowment, a non-profit created by Activision, seeks to place unemployed veterans into meaningful employment.
Jagger Gravning
1.26.15
Stuff

The Creator of AshleyMadison.com Told Us Why Men Start Cheating When Their Wives Are Pregnant

We asked Noel Biderman, the man behind one of the biggest online-dating sites for people seeking affairs, about his theories on adultery.
Allison Tierney
10.18.14
Motherboard Blog

The Year 2012 in 50 GIFs

Looking back on the year, in GIFs.
Daniel Stuckey
12.21.12
Stuff

Paula Broadwell's Unedited Manuscript

Last week, the media was abuzz over the sordid details about ex-CIA chief David Petraeus’ extra-marital affair. The FBI investigation that uncovered the four-star general’s infidelity and led to his resignation should never have been necessary.
Gladstone
11.18.12
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