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An Australian KFC Owner Is Begging Michelin to Give His Restaurant a Star

Michelin inspectors judge whether a restaurant provides a good value or a “memorable experience." Who's to say KFC doesn't?
Jelisa Castrodale
a day ago
tech-science

Viral Images Show a Huge Spider Preying on a Possum in Tasmania

It’s not even the first time this year that a spider made news for capturing a possum.
Becky Ferreira
6.19.19
food-wtf

Eleven Years Later, No One Knows Who Pooped in This Woman's Gelato

“Everywhere I go, I'm now known as the woman who ate the poo."
Jelisa Castrodale
5.29.19
Booze

This Vegemite-Toast-Flavored Liqueur Sounds Like a Dare

"If you like that savory flavor of yeast-extract spreads, you’ll really enjoy it."
Jelisa Castrodale
5.2.19
Motherboard

Florida Man Killed by World’s Most Dangerous Bird

“He was doing what he loved.”
Sarah Emerson
4.15.19
WTF

Hot Cross Buns Recalled After Pieces of Broken Calculator Baked into Batch

So far, eight customers have reported finding calculator bits inside their buns.
Jelisa Castrodale
4.10.19
Munchies

Australian Man Allegedly Blew Up Car After McDonald's Drive-Thru Dispute

Well, that escalated quickly.
Bettina Makalintal
4.4.19
Motherboard

Thousands of Poisonous Toads Have Overrun a Florida Town

Warm weather and heavy rainfall sparked a massive breeding cycle for the invasive toads.
Becky Ferreira
3.26.19
crime

Things I've Learned About Homegrown Terrorism by Tracking the Alt-Right

In 2015 I started reporting from Reclaim Australia rallies. That movement has now reached a tragic culmination in New Zealand.
Royce Kurmelovs
3.22.19
Views My Own

Egging Politicians Is Good, Actually

The egging of a xenophobic Australian politician shows how much power there is in confronting your opponents in public and making them look dumb.
Karen Geier
3.20.19
Off-Menu

Today's Special: Overcaffeinated Man Goes on Vomit-Filled Rampage at Movie Theater

Plus, 'snowplow parents' are protecting their children from getting rejected from college, and also from... eating sauce?
Jelisa Castrodale
3.19.19
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Let This Man Build a Huge Wood Bong for the Town of Woodenbong, You Monsters

A bunch of killjoys are trying to prevent Paul Pearson from fulfilling his destiny.
River Donaghey
3.19.19
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