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Why a Music Festival Let the World Believe a Harambe Hologram was Part of Its Lineup

A last second joke addition to a lineup exposed a ton about meme culture, clickbait, the state of journalism, how news is shared, and affection for a dead gorilla.
Brian McManus
9.16.16
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Calm Down, a University Didn't Ban Harambe Jokes

Free speech advocates got upset that the University of Massachusetts Amherst planned to punish students for using Harambe memes, but the school isn't doing anything of the sort.
Harry Cheadle
9.6.16
The VICE Guide to the 2016 Election

A Pollster Explains What He Learns from Asking Voters About Harambe and Deez Nuts

Public Policy Polling has become famous for asking the questions other pollsters think are too stupid to raise.
Mike Pearl
8.31.16
News

The VICE Morning Bulletin

Trump calls Clinton a "bigot" during a rally with Brexit leader Nigel Farage, an attack on American University in Afghanistan kills 12, Prince's home will be opened to the public, and more.
VICE Staff
8.25.16
The VICE Guide to Right Now

The Cincinnati Zoo Really Hates Your Harambe Memes

"Our zoo family is still healing, and the constant mention of Harambe makes moving forward more difficult for us."
VICE Staff
8.22.16
Art

'This Is Fine,' the Meme, Gets an Update

The illustrator behind the viral comic strip says “there’s a stupid nugget of truth” in memes.
Giaco Furino
8.16.16
News

The VICE Morning Bulletin

This morning, Trump donates millions to vets charities after the press questions him, ISIS launches a counter-attack against Iraqi forces in Fallujah, the US has wasted billions battling the cocaine trade, and more.
Vice Beta
6.1.16
News

An Expert Explains What Happens to Gorillas After They Die in Zoos

The gorilla Harambe was shot by Cincinnati Zoo workers after a small boy fell into his enclosure, but a professor says the silver lining is that his body could be valuable for research purposes.
Mike Pearl
6.1.16