Ice Bucket Challenge

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Every90Minutes and Gravitas Recordings Want To Beat ALS With Music

Stream the forthcoming release in its entirety and learn about how this unique charitable compilation came to be.
David Garber
10.14.14
Stuff

Do Anthropologists Consider the Ice Bucket Challenge an 'Extreme Ritual'?

According to anthropologist Dimitris Xygalatas, pouring ice water on our heads isn't all that different from Kavadi, a Hindu ritual that involves skewering your cheeks.
Simon Davis
10.7.14
Stuff

'Effective Altruists' Want to Be Nice in the Most Efficient Way Possible

Charity shouldn't begin at home, they say—it should begin wherever money will do the most amount of good.
Huw Oliver
10.6.14
This Week in Teens

Teenagers Are Going to the Bathroom in All the Wrong Places

Being – with your bowel movements is one thing, but when an autistic kid gets caught in the crossfire, you know we're in trouble.
Hanson O'Haver
9.12.14
Stuff

VICE Editorial Takes the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge

No, no one actually challenged us to take the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge, but of course we’ll dump some iced water on our heads and give a nice, big “Fuck You” to neuromuscular diseases.
VICE Staff
9.11.14
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Someone Finally Used a Drone to Complete the Ice Bucket Challenge

You're looking at HISTORY.
Brian Anderson
8.21.14
NSFW

Hey Internet, Stop Trying to Make the 'Pussy Lips Challenge' Happen

If you thought the Ice Bucket Challenge was too clever—and too useful—then you are going to love the Pussy Lips Challenge.
Dave Schilling
8.15.14
Stuff

Dumping a Bucket of Ice on Your Head Does Not Make You a Philanthropist

The #IceBucketChallenge is the latest in lazy, narcissistic "hashtag activism." If you want to change the world, you're not going to do it by tweeting, wearing a tacky bracelet, or dumping ice water over your head.
Arielle Pardes
8.13.14