All in Your Head
The Science of Being Scared to Death
When biology and the power of suggestion combine to become fatal.
Which Cleveland Rapper Can Counteract A Lil B Curse? A VICE Sports Investigation
The Golden State Warriors have a rapper/wizard in their corner who can change a series with a hex. Can the Cleveland Cavaliers find a counterpoint to Lil B?
Meet the Witches of Etsy
The online marketplace offers a home for spell casters, fortune tellers, and those ladies you might see in the local alt-weekly ads peering into a glowing crystal sphere.
I Had the Leader of ISIS Cursed by a Hong Kong Sorceress, and It Almost Worked
"Villain hitting" is a uniquely Hong Kong combination of political defiance and local superstition. I'm not invested in local politics, so the villain I put a curse on was Abu Bakr al Baghdadi, possibly the most vile man alive. When I woke up the next...