investigations

Internet

The 'Dusty Stick' Is the Best Slack Emoji That Nobody Uses

What does it mean? Where did it come from? And why isn't everyone as obsessed with it as we are?
Drew Schwartz
2 days ago
The VICE Guide to Right Now

How Is There Still a Bag of Dirty Socks in the WH Press Briefing Room?

VICE investigates.
Drew Schwartz
5.25.18
Donald Trump

What's Going on with Trump and This Lobster? An Investigation

The untold story behind the weirdest known photo of Donald J. Trump.
Eve Peyser
3.13.18
Essays

Let's Just Kill the Male "Rock Star" Persona Once and for All

The cases of bands like Hedley and Brand New show that men can't use their lifestyles as an excuse anymore in the #MeToo era.
Sarah MacDonald
3.5.18
Is This Music?

Investigation: Is Sneezing Music?

Some guy went to hospital because he held in a sneeze. Related: is sneezing music?
Lauren O'Neill
1.16.18
Nice Job!

A 'Psychic Detective' Tells Us How He Solves Murders

Troy Griffin claims he's worked on more than 100 missing persons cases.
Sarah Berman
9.25.17
investigations

Where in the World Is Vlad Putin? A Biogeographical Investigation

I attempted to track Putin based on the fish, tree, and fungus species in his vacation photos.
David Steen
8.21.17
investigations

We Asked Canadians If Kendrick Lamar Is Better Than Drake

"Ah shit, I'll probably get beat up around here for saying it but probably Kendrick."
Phil Witmer
7.26.17
No Dice

Why The FBI Investigated ‘Dungeons & Dragons’ Players in the 1990s

An FBI memo written during the Unabomber investigation describes roleplayers as 'armed and dangerous,' 'extremely intelligent individuals' and 'overweight and not neat in appearance.'
JPat Brown
6.21.17
fifa

Lawyer Who Investigated Russia for FIFA Is on FBI Director Shortlist

Michael Garcia quit after FIFA refused to release his report and allegedly misrepresented its findings.
Aaron Gordon
5.12.17
investigations

I Used AIM for the Last Month to See if It's Still Good

Investigating whether we should all get back on AIM and what has become of our away messages.
Jason Koebler
5.8.17
Weed Week

Searching for the Origin of the Internet's Most Overused Weed Photo

Where the hell does “Roll It, Lick It, Smoke It” actually come from?
Peter Slattery
4.20.17
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