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'Something Close' to the Pee Tape Is Out There, US Senator Says

"It's a standard strategy of Russia," Democratic senator Jeff Merkley said.
Drew Schwartz
VICE Long Reads

I Went to the Karaoke World Championships as Soon as I Found Out It Was a Thing

The only time you’ll find people from around the globe coming together to wave flags at someone thrusting to "Pretty Fly for a White Guy."
Hannah Ewens
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Passengers Board Final Flight 666 to HEL on Friday the 13th

Finnair is changing the Satanic flight number after more than a decade of service straight into the gates of HEL.
Drew Schwartz
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Happy Friday the 13th: Flight 666 Just Flew to the Gates of HEL

Finnair flight AY666 took the left-hand path to Helsinki airport Friday afternoon. Hail Satan.
VICE Staff
thump news

Watch a Helsinki Crowd Ring in the New Year with Darude's "Sandstorm"

Finland celebrated 100 years of independence this weekend with a little help from the trance veteran.
THUMP Canada Staff

Finnish Fiber Artist Exhibits 70 Years of Monumental Textiles

A new retrospective at Design Museum Helsinki celebrates influential textile artist Kirsti Rantanen.
Andrew Salomone

A Harry Potter Manuscript Handwritten By J.K. Rowling is Going on Sale | Last Week in Art

Matthew Barney put a sculpture of slaughtered bull in his front yard.
Nathaniel Ainley

It's Not Just You: Euro Cities Are Looking Eeerily Familiar

New book 'Familiar' by Luca Picardi looks at how new developments in different cities are becoming formulaic echoes of each other.
Kevin Holmes

'America' Is a Solid Gold Toilet | Last Week in Art

In other news: Photojournalist Justin Guariglia teamed up with NASA; and Alec Baldwin's <i>pissed</i>.
Nathaniel Ainley
The VICE Guide to Right Now

This Burger King Has a Dine-in Sauna so You Can Sweat While You Eat a Whopper

The sauna is apparently big enough for 15 people, and is perfect for work events, birthdays, or anything else you want to gather people in a Burger King sauna for.
Helen Donahue

Meet the Diehard Finnish DJ Who Inspired the “Techno Interests Me” Meme

The story of how "Techno Antti" became one of dance music's funniest memes—plus, an exclusive mix from the Helsinki mainstay.
Jesse Weiss

Please Touch the Art: 3D Printed Masterworks for the Blind

A group of digital professionals in Finland is on a mission to provide equal access to visual art.
Noémie Jennifer