bad trip

Don't Eat the Brown Acid

The Long, Hard Road to a Science of Bad Drug Trips

If we’re going to use psychedelics for therapy, we’re going to have to figure out the proverbial bad trip.
Daniel Oberhaus
5.31.17
Stuff

​I Tried to Relive My Youth and All I Got Was Sad

Welcome to Storybook Glen, where a hellish version of Shrek lives with a decapitated Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtle.
Euan L. Davidson
10.28.15
megg mogg and owl

High and Crying in an Amsterdam Hotel Room

Previously, Megg and Mogg had arrived in Amsterdam. They forgot their antidepressants and were freaked out by all the jocks. Now, they've retreated to their hotel. It's not looking good.
Simon Hanselmann
10.27.14
Drugs

Bad Trip

Tripping is fun—until you experience a bad trip and ride a bike down a hill and mistake your friend for an alien and nearly DIE.
Stephanie Hurtado
6.1.14
Really, Ryan?

Try Not to Destroy Your Life

A few months ago I tried molly for the first time in the bathroom of a bar in Brooklyn. I dissolved the powder in water, drank it, and waited till I felt different. A short while later, fireworks exploded all over my brain. Then, just like that...
Ryan O'Connell
6.17.13
Real-life Stories

Drugs Aren't Always That Much Fun

It's Friday, so chances are you'll be ingesting some kind of narcotic within the next 72 hours. It's likely that you are going to have an awful experience that'll put you off drugs for the rest of your life or until next weekend. To bum you out, here...
VICE Staff
11.2.12
Design

Explore Someone Else's Mind Using A Video Game Controller

<p><i>Bad Trip</i> from Kwan Alan lets you navigate his mind like a video game.</p>
Kevin Holmes
9.11.12