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Weed

How a Bogus Anti-Weed Stat Seeped into the Mainstream

"These guys are the flat-earth crew."
Chris Roberts
7.1.19
psychedelics

The Dramatic Story of How Denver Decriminalized Mushrooms

With a little help from Joe Rogan and the youth vote, the almost unthinkable happened—and set the stage for reform nationwide.
Alex Norcia
5.9.19
Fast Food

Carl's Jr. Is Here to Ruin 4/20 with Its New CBD Burger

You'd probably eat yourself to death like that guy in 'Se7en' before getting a real high off Rocky Mountain High CheeseBurger Delights.
Jelisa Castrodale
4.17.19
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Unsurprisingly, Someone Almost Got Axed at an Axe-Throwing Bar

This footage is straight out of 'Final Destination.'
River Donaghey
4.9.19
immigration

ICE's Rapid Expansion Has Led to Chickenpox, Quarantines, and Desperation

Lawyers say that one detention facility run by a private prison company has been beset by health crises and isn't even properly licensed.
Meredith Hoffman
2.25.19
Munchies

Girl Scout Cookie Sales Skyrocket After Fifth-Grader Puts Shirtless Jason Momoa on Box

"The moms are getting really excited and they're saying that they need them.”
Jelisa Castrodale
2.19.19
Motherboard

Watch a Man Calmly Describe Choking a Mountain Lion to Death to Save His Life

"I just kind of had my heart sink into my stomach."
Sarah Emerson
2.15.19
The VICE Guide to Right Now

The Guy Who Fought Off a Mountain Lion Finally Told His Side of the Story

"I will never be able to live up to the reputation."
River Donaghey
2.15.19
The VICE Guide to Right Now

This Store Owner's Anti-Kaepernick Boycott Cost Him His Entire Business

"Perhaps there are more Brandon Marshall and Colin Kaepernick supporters out there than I realized."
River Donaghey
2.14.19
The VICE Guide to Right Now

This Guy Got Attacked by a Mountain Lion and Killed It with His Bare Hands

"Everyone is baffled and impressed. He had no weapons, no knives or trekking poles with him. How did he do it?"
Drew Schwartz
2.5.19
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Why the Hell Is This Subdivision Still Named 'Swastika Acres'?

After more than a century, it looks like city officials are finally going to change it.
River Donaghey
1.18.19
Drugs

It's a Really Good Time to Be a Weed Smuggler

Legalizing marijuana has hurt the black market within those states—but opened up more possibilities for cross-state smugglers.
Hayley Fox
11.12.18
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