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It's Thursday, February 28, and Testicle-Flavored Beer Exists

Also, the company responsible for the UK's KFC shortage is now handling the country's medical deliveries.
Jelisa Castrodale
2.28.19
Pizza

Iceland's President Walks Back His Desire to Ban Pineapple Pizza

"I went a step too far," he said.
Jelisa Castrodale
11.15.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

US Soldiers Drank Almost All the Beer in Iceland's Capital

According to a bar owner in Iceland, bars had to bring in emergency beer reinforcements and the troops were partial to a cocktail named the Trash Can.
Mack Lamoureux
10.29.18
nba

Meet Tryggvi Hlinason, Iceland's Sheep Farming NBA Prospect

The 20-year-old 7-footer, who didn't start playing basketball until he was 16, is trying to become the second player from Iceland to make the NBA.
Blake Murphy
7.12.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Bitcoin Heist Suspect Escaped Prison, Then Iceland on Prime Minister's Plane

Apparently, the guards didn’t even realize he was gone until his flight had taken off.
Mack Lamoureux
4.18.18
we saw this

What It's Like to Go to a Music Festival When You're Pregnant as Hell

I went to Sónar Reykjavík five months pregnant to see Danny Brown, meet Björk, and prove that I've still got it (and that I love live music).
Leslie Horn
4.10.18
Technology

This Ring That Controls Sound Will Impress Your Nerd-Ass Friends

Will the Icelandic invention revolutionize music technology, or just turn your shitty friend into the Iron Man of DJs?
Alfred Maddox
3.30.18
Noisey News

Sigur Rós Reportedly Investigated For Tax Evasion, Then Cleared

The Icelandic post-rockers said in a statement that they had $8 million worth of assets frozen thanks to an accounting error.
Phil Witmer
3.16.18
Noisey News

Jóhann Jóhannsson, Visionary Icelandic Composer, Dies at 48

Jóhannsson, who composed the music for 'The Theory of Everything,' 'Sicario,' and 'Arrival,' was found dead at his apartment in Berlin on Friday.
Alex Robert Ross
2.10.18
Travel

This Guy Put on Ten Layers of Clothes When He Was Unable to Pay a Bag Fee

Designer Ryan Hawaii was turned away from two flights in Iceland after putting on all the extra clothing weighing down his luggage.
Lauren Messman
1.16.18
quickies

Chef Gunnar Gíslason Shows Us How Iceland Does Late Night Snacks

He's a big fan of the open-faced sandwich.
Munchies Staff
1.9.18
ICELAND

What Eating Shark and Whale in Iceland Taught Me About Ethics

Can eating shark and whale meat between scenic geysers and volcanoes bring us back to a pure, earthly paradise and simpler time?
Carlotta Girola
1.8.18
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