friendship

Astro Guide

How to Use Astrology to Improve Your Relationships

VICE astrologer Annabel Gat explains how astrology can be your ultimate wingperson—if you use it the right way.
VICE Staff
6.7.19
Astro Guide

An Astrologer Debunks the Biggest Compatibility Myths

VICE astrologer Annabel Gat breaks down what you really need to know before instituting a "no Geminis" policy.
VICE Staff
5.22.19
mental health

How Do You Help an Online Friend Who Seems Depressed?

When you barely know someone, it's hard to tell what’s a mental health crisis and what’s just run-of-the-mill venting.
Emily Cassel
5.6.19
Views My Own

Making Friends Is Tough After You Leave a Cult

How Seven of Nine from ‘Star Trek Voyager’ spoke to my social dilemma.
Star Spider
3.26.19
Kingdom Hearts

Kingdom Hearts' True Magic Isn't Disney, It's Men Showing Vulnerability

The Square Enix mashup franchise hasn't lasted more than 15 years because you can visit the world of 'Frozen,' it's the surprising meditation on toxic masculinity.
Patrick Klepek
3.18.19
this is fine

Karaoke Is Most Fun When It's Also Depressing

I never intended for karaoke to be a method of self-care or whatever, but when I think back to my peak karaoke-going days in 2016, when I went almost every week...yeah, I suppose something was up.
Jinnie Lee
3.18.19
this is fine

FaceTiming My Loved Ones Is Like Basic Emotional Hygiene

I brush my teeth and FaceTime at least two times a day.
Jasmine Sanders
2.19.19
Valentine's Day

Actually It's You, Not Us: A Toast To Breakups

For Valentine’s Day, we’re celebrating the doomed relationships that shaped us, in all their messy glory. Because love is just as much about heartbreak as it is about romance.
Lindsay Schrupp
Zing Tsjeng
2.11.19
loneliness

I Rented a Friend to See if I Could Cure My Loneliness

One in three of us would describe ourselves as "socially isolated." Can salvation be bought for $25 an hour?
Annie Lord
2.8.19
mental health

On Friends Who Want to Die

I was struggling with depression and suicidal thoughts. Turns out the best person to talk to was someone who was coping with the same things.
Aisha Mirza
2.4.19
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Five Questions About This Bizarre Photo of Kanye, Cudi, Pete, and Timothée

What the hell are they eating? And did anyone kiss?
Alex Zaragoza
1.31.19
Photos

There Are No Strangers at the Skate Park

Photographer Todd Henry says traveling with a skateboard is a ticket to friendship. He shares his photo album with us.
Todd Henry Photography
11.27.18
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