Dad

Essays

I Learned About My Dad’s Secret Family After His Death

“Even after you’re dead, people are eventually going to find out about who you really were.”
Ollie Start
7.6.18
Privacy and Perception Issue

Searching for Traces of My Late Father Online

My father was murdered years before the Internet existed as we know it. But I still search for traces of him there.
Gabrielle Birkner
6.20.18
housing

Millennials Talk About Moving Back in with Their Parents

Stories of hiding weed, naked dads, and caring for sick loved ones.
Allison Tierney
5.28.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

We Have Some Important Questions About This Dad's Selfie with Cardi B

Namely, are his eyes even open?
Lauren Messman
4.12.18
weddings

Wedding DJs Describe the Worst Speeches They've Ever Heard

"Before the wedding, the bride lost about 60 pounds, so of course, the father of the groom thought it would be funny to make fat jokes."
Maggie Coggan
7.21.17
Comics!

'Sympathy for My Enemies Featuring Woke Dad,' Today's Comic by Derek Ballard

Lil Puff is afraid of living an unclean life before he gets to the pearly gates.
Derek Ballard
6.20.17
Comics!

'Poison and Morpho,' Today's Comic by Mark Todd

Poison and Morpho are two best friends who like to eat wings, watch movies, and have serious jam sessions.
Mark Todd
6.18.17
Father's Day

I Loved My Dad, But Hated His Machismo

My Mexican-American father gave me everything. But I don't want his patriarchal worldview.
Gabriel A. Solis
6.18.17
Stuff

What It's Like to Be the Daughter of a Notorious Gangster

Growing up in Badran, a rough neighborhood in central Yogyakarta, Indonesia, it took Wulan Mayastika a while to realize that things about her father just didn't add up.
Dea Karina
11.11.16
Leslie's Diary Comics

'True Success,' Today's Comic by Leslie Stein

Leslie visits her dad in Houston and they go to an awkward concert together.
Leslie Stein
10.17.16
Stuff

Being a Sex Worker Was Easy, Telling My Dad Was Hard

Kaytlin Bailey
9.7.16
Leslie's Diary Comics

'Father's Day,' Today's Comic by Leslie Stein

Leslie's dad never wanted her to become an artist.
Leslie Stein
7.29.16
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