SPOTTED: A $40 Juicero Wasting Away in a Los Angeles Goodwill
Before the high-end juicer became a Silicon Valley cautionary tale, it cost $699.
How-To: Juice with Cro-Mag's John Joseph
Legendary Cro-Mags frontman John Joseph schools us on how to make a proper juice and smoothie.
You're Smarter Than That
Your Juice Cleanse Is Probably Doing More Harm Than Good
It's not going to 'detox' your body.
I Went to the World's Wildest Juicing Competition
Joe & The Juice's "Global Show Off" is a high-octane orgy of machismo, motivational jabberwocky, and model-like men vying for the title of best juicer.
Natalie B. Compton
How a Startup that Makes $400 Juicers Played Itself in the Absolute Worst Way Possible
The company was gleefully dragged by the entire internet after the revelation.
I Tried to Diet Like a Celebrity for the Academy Awards
I endured a colonic, drank my weight in juices and smoothies, and had caviar smeared on my body in the name of beauty and/or journalism.
Natalie B. Compton
A Thai Juice Cleanse Is Even Worse Than a Hollywood Juice Cleanse
I went to a tranquil resort in Koh Samui, Thailand, to give my body a vacation from unhealthy foods. What I found instead was juices that resembled swamp water and guests who looked like roaming skeletons clinging fast to their colonic irrigation...
Bottled Juice Is a Sugar Bomb of Unimaginable Proportions
A new study published last week in the British Medical Journal takes a closer look at just how gnarly the sugar-bomb factor is in these juice drinks. Prepare to LOL about the realities of your smoothie.
VICE Sports Q&A: "Doped" Director Andrew Muscato
In the new documentary "Doped: The Dirty Side of Sports," filmmaker Andrew Muscato argues that sports anti-doping efforts overreach and underperform, ultimately serving no one.
I Credit Veganism with Helping Me Recover from Being Paralyzed by ALS
After being diagnosed with ALS, I soon found myself in a state of total paralysis, or as I called it, "you’re totally fucked, bro." But I credit my diet of veganism and hardcore juicing with helping me to regain some control of my body.
Heaven's Gate Cult Members Might Eat Better Than You
Most of the members of the Heaven's Gate cult famously offed themselves in order to be transported to an alien spacecraft trailing behind the Hale-Bopp comet, but a few still remain on Earth. And they are, in essence, anti-foodies.
Drinking Poison Control Medicine Is the Newest Bougie Health Fad
Juice companies and wellness blogs are suddenly lauding activated charcoal as a cure-all "detoxifier," but you may want to think twice before forking over $10 for "activated lemonade."