Childhood

Culture

Disney Movies Ranked from Least to Most Childhood-Ruining

So. Much. Parental death.
VICE Staff
9.17.18
Life Inside

How I Stayed Out of a Gang When My Dad Was Arrested

Selling drugs seemed like such an easy way to help your family with money. But I was small for my age and feared getting "jumped" as part of gang initiations.
Kevin
5.11.18
Drugs

Meeting the Fugitive Kids of International Drug Smugglers

The writer—who was forced to move around the world as a child because of her weed-smuggling father—speaks to others who have lived similar lives.
Tyler Wetherall
4.18.18
Legends

People Tell Us Their Hometown's Creepiest Urban Legends

Be careful, though. Apparently a kid died from reading these while eating Pop Rocks.
Justin Caffier
10.31.17
Everyone You Love Will Die

A Eulogy to the Dad I Never Knew

It's a strange and difficult process, losing a biological father who gave you half your DNA, but who you only met a handful of times.
Charlie Gilmour
9.7.17
Creators: NSFW

Artist Paints the Fire That Destroyed Her Childhood Home

Brooklyn-based artist, Brandi Twilley, takes hold of old Polaroids, memories, and her personal intuition to revisit a damaged living room.
Diana Shi
8.20.17
Comics!

'Birthdays,' Today's Comic by Leslie Stein

Leslie feels a hint of sadness after babysitting a girl who reminds her of her childhood.
Leslie Stein
7.19.17
Comics!

'Susan Something and the Mandela Effect,' Today's Comic by Julian Glander

Susan Something can't figure out if her fond memories of a game from her childhood are real or a figment of her imagination.
Julian Glander
6.22.17
exhibitions

Sports Are a Metaphor for Inequality in These Colorful Paintings

Baseball, carnivals, and institutional racism inspire Memphis-born artist Derek Fordjour's evocative paintings, collages, and sculptures.
Francesca Capossela
6.21.17
Film

The Films That Traumatized Us as Children

"I literally shit my pants. And that was the last time I would ever shit my pants."
Marianne Eloise
1.14.17
Home Coming

Coming Home to Islington

In my hometown, I saw things you wouldn't believe, like the boy who lived in a gated community talking about a man who died on his "estate."
Oscar Rickett
1.5.17
Art

An Inspiring Animation of Stephen King Talking About the Power of Dreams

King's creepiest characters get together to explain the relationship between fear, childhood, and dreams.
Beckett Mufson
12.13.16
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