hogs

hurricane florence

At Least 3.4 Million Farm Animals Drowned in the Aftermath of Hurricane Florence

Millions more are still at risk of dying from exposure, starvation, or drowning as the Carolinas recover.
Becky Ferreira
9.19.18
Science

How Dick Size Matters to Men's Health

Penis size impacts men’s self-esteem, health choices, and more.
Mack Lamoureux
6.28.18
The They Come Out at Night Issue

Hip-Hop Hog-Calling at the Iowa State Fair

In this month's Artifact, VICE's Wilbert L. Cooper remembers defying the odds and winning a hog-calling contest at the Iowa State Fair.
Wilbert L. Cooper
11.23.16
Restaurants

Why You Probably Shouldn't Butcher a Hog in the Alley Behind Your Restaurant

Turns out, it's probably not the best of ideas to butcher a hog in full view of prying eyes, even if you do plan on being the only one to eat the thing.
Alex Swerdloff
5.14.16
hog wild

Yoenis Cespedes Goes to the County Fair, Buys a Big-Ass Hog

Yoenis Cespedes bought a hog. Probably to eat.
Sean Newell
3.1.16
food safety

There's More Hair, Feces, and Toenails in Your Pork Than You Realize

The Government Accountability Project recently released a damning report on a high-speed hog inspection program, quoting one federal inspector who said, "It’s not whether or not people are going to eat shit—they are. It’s just how much."
Munchies Staff
2.6.15
christmas

These Fat Pigs Could Ruin Your Holidays

A different kind of obesity problem — of the porcine variety — could affect millions of Americans these holidays.
Payton Guion
11.21.14
americas

The Shitty Secret Behind All Those July 4th Hot Dogs

Factory hog farms dispose of millions of gallons of toxic pig waste every day by storing it in cesspools and spraying it into the air.
Olivia Becker
7.4.14
Motherboard Blog

The Porcine Epidemic Diarrhea Virus Is This Summer's Shittiest Trend

We may not have a summer jam yet, but at least we have an epidemic.
Ben Richmond
7.31.13
Motherboard Blog

Explosive Hog-Shit Foam

Not only is whipped hog excrement a nauseating notion, it's potentially explosive.
Daniel Stuckey
5.15.13