Books

money

This Pretend Billionaire Threw Insane Parties for Celebs and then Vanished

From hosting champagne-drenched ragers on the French Riviera to helping arrange funding for the 'The Wolf of Wall Street,' Jho Low seemed to have it all—until his world started falling apart.
Seth Ferranti
3 days ago
extremism

The White Nationalist Heir Who Rejected His Dad's Vile Bigotry

Practically anyone can be convinced their hateful ideology is wrong—even if they were born and bred to evangelize it.
Allie Conti
4 days ago
comedy

The Year's Best Memoir Is About a Man Who Shot a Porno in a Baskin-Robbins

And was found at a garage sale. And was printed as is. Or so the comedy writer Mike Sacks would like you to believe.
Alex Norcia
9.13.18
VICE Guide to Life

The Books That Can Change and/or Ruin Your Life in College

A reading list and a cautionary tale.
VICE Staff
9.12.18
Film

'Colette' Shows How Men Have Been Taking Credit for Women's Work for Centuries

France's most prolific queer, feminist author had her byline stolen from her for years. 'Colette' tells the story of her fight to get it back.
Nicole Clark
9.12.18
Books

The Bizarre Untold Origin Story of the Myers-Briggs Personality Indicator

How a mother-daughter team created the pseudoscientific quiz that conquered the world.
Nicole Clark
9.5.18
crime

The Long, Brutal Tradition of American Politicians Killing Each Other

From Alexander Hamilton and Aaron Burr to an obscure Congressman from Maine, the history is uglier than you think.
Seth Ferranti
9.4.18
Culture

These Playful Watercolor Paintings Update the Kama Sutra for 2018

“I found it only natural to include some homosexual and queer couples in my book—because, well, it’s 2018! I wanted my book to be colorful in every sense."
Beckett Mufson
8.28.18
extremism

The Strange True Story of the Godfather of Conspiracy Theories

From Ol' Dirty Bastard to Alex Jones and Donald Trump, William Cooper's deranged ideas have been felt insanely far and wide.
Seth Ferranti
8.27.18
Internet

We Interviewed the Guy Behind @dril, the Undisputed King of Twitter

He says his second book "will make the first book look like sesame street and barney."
Justin Caffier
8.24.18
Fashion

This Author Explains Everything You Should Know About Lingerie

Cora Harrington's mission is to help everyone find the lingerie they're looking for.
Nicole Clark
8.23.18
crime

This Author Thinks We Might Be on the Verge of a New Generation of Serial Killers

In ‘Sons of Cain,’ investigative historian Peter Vronsky argues war and economic crisis play a role in making murderers.
Mack Lamoureux
8.22.18