California

Silicon Valley

Everyone Is Incredibly Angry at This Silicon Valley Exec's Daily Routine

Business Insider documented the boring and healthy life of a San Franciscan and the internet lost its damn mind.
Harry Cheadle
16 hours ago
Surfing

This Photographer Shoots 70-Foot Waves on His Surfboard

Derek Dunfee, a surfer and photographer, has never seen anyone else doing it.
Clara Mokri
10.11.18
Religion

I Spent a Weird (and Homophobic) Day Trying to Follow God's Will

Inspired by the show 'God Friended Me,' I tried to change my life by following the instructions of the big man upstairs.
Jamie Lee Curtis Taete
10.1.18
Drugs

For $1,000, These 'Sitters' Will Save You from a Bad Acid Trip

Yes, being a professional trip sitter is actually a job.
Cole Kazdin
9.25.18
Cannabis

Weed Farmers Are Suing a California County After It Kicked Them Out

Cannabis growers from Calaveras feel betrayed after county officials decided to ban their businesses.
Francisco Alvarado
9.7.18
Cannabis

California's Illegal Weed Industry Is Doing Better Than Ever

Those in the weed business have discovered that the black market is still more profitable in many ways than the newly legal industry.
Hayley Fox
9.6.18
unions

Disney's Park Employees Just Won a Huge Victory Thanks to Their Union

After a long public campaign, employees of Disney World and Disneyland will get a minimum wage of $15 an hour.
Nicole Clark
8.27.18
Cannabis

Legal Weed Is a Reality in America, but Congress Refuses to Admit It

As New York moves toward legal recreational cannabis, the failure to enact nationwide reforms is becoming more glaring.
Kevin EG Perry
8.27.18
Photo

Photos That Embrace Life on the Fringe

John Francis Peters documents travelers seeking a life beyond the systems and institutions that have failed them.
Clara Mokri
8.23.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

This Mom Allegedly Let Her 15-Year-Old Run an Illegal Pot Shop from Her Bedroom

She might have taken the "cool mom" thing a little too far.
Drew Schwartz
8.21.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Watch Cops Rescue 60 Shelter Dogs and Cats in a Wildfire's Path

The SPCA facility is still struggling in the aftermath of the blaze.
Nicole Clark
8.14.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

The Alleged Holy Fire Arsonist Seems Obsessed with Conspiracy Theories

Forrest Clark's Facebook page is filled with posts about miracle cancer cures, Qanon, and supposed secret pedophile rings.
Allie Conti
8.10.18