confessions

Essays

I'm a 26-Year-Old Black Woman and I Love Dave Matthews Band

I'm not what people think of when they envision a typical fan of the band that could be considered the epitome of "white people music," and this is my story.
Char Adams
1.28.19
We Asked

What Therapists Think About Their Worst Patients

"He was hitting many stereotypes of the racist cop."
Juli Fraga
7.7.17
Drugs

People Tell Us About the Most Ambitious Things They've Done While High

Literally the only time it seems like a good idea to help your dealer move apartments.
Tiffy Thompson
6.2.17
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Confessions of a Massage Therapist

They pay for their comfort; I get paid to suspend mine for 60 to 90 minutes at a time.
Maryana Lucia Vestic
1.24.17
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Joe Buck's Career Almost Ended Because of...Hair Plugs?

Fox Sports broadcaster Joe Buck revealed for the first time what actually caused him to lose his voice in 2011.
Mike Vorkunov
10.6.16
memories

A ‘Memory Hacker’ Explains How to Plant False Memories in People’s Minds

Scientist Julia Shaw explains false police confessions (and reports of alien abductions).
Kate Lunau
9.14.16
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Confessions of a Bartender

If You Don't Want to Piss Off the Bartender, Don't Order a Long Island Ice Tea
VICE Staff
3.2.16
VICE vs Video games

Whether You’re Confessing or Fighting, Video Games Let You Enter Other People's Minds

From the indie game 'Selfie' to the 'Street Fighter' series, games often ask us to get into fellow players' heads.
Suriel Vazquez
8.14.15
Stuff

This Is What It's Like to Be a VIP Party Host in Las Vegas

The World Series of Poker concluded in the City of Sin last night, so we got in touch with some VIP Party Hosts to talk about entertaining the wealthy guests who come to town to gamble and go on benders.
سامانثا ريا
6.23.15
News

Jailhouse Snitch Testimony Is Backfiring in California

Jailhouse informants aren't just dangerous because they put good people away—they're dangerous because they can help the worst criminals catch a break.
Kevin Michael
3.18.15
Stuff

I Ghostwrite Chinese Students' Ivy League Admissions Essays

When you think about your future multi-million dollar shipping moguls and up-and-coming diplomats, please remember a small handful of them probably received their Ivy League degrees thanks to me.
Eunice Park
8.30.14
Features

It's Been Fifty-Eleven Days, Um-teen Hours, And We're Still Burnin'—10 Years After "Confessions"

Therein lies the beauty of Confessions: it bucks binaries of old and new, traditional and innovative.
David Lehmann
3.24.14
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