kentucky

politics

Pro-Trump Kentucky BBQ Food Truck Faces Outrage Over 'LGBTQ' T-Shirts

A similar version of the bastardized acronym ("Liberty, Gun, Bible, Trump") was recently used to intimidate Nashville’s gay community.
Jelisa Castrodale
4.23.19
Cannabis

Hemp Is Good, but Probably Won't Save America's Struggling Farmers

Experts worry that hemp advocates have overhyped its potential as a cash crop.
Austyn Gaffney
4.10.19
Religion

This $100 Million Noah's Ark Theme Park Is a Boring, Homophobic Mess

Kentucky's Ark Encounter theme park was designed to be entertaining to Creationists and non-Creationists alike. I was not entertained.
Jamie Lee Curtis Taete
10.12.18
we saw this

Inside Open Mike Eagle's Wild, Sweaty Pro Wrestling Debut

The rapper travelled to Louisville, Kentucky, at the last minute to fight Shiloh Jonze, a professional wrestler and awful rapper who had been goading Eagle online. We saw it all from ringside.
Michelle Eigenheer
10.11.18
Booze

How to Talk About Bourbon Without Embarrassing Yourself

Stop saying "smooth," to start.
Dana McMahan
7.6.18
Science Solved It

The Mystery of the Kentucky 'Meat Shower'

A “meat shower” is exactly what it sounds like, but it turns out there’s a pretty simple, likely explanation for what caused it.
Kaleigh Rogers
7.3.18
Booze

Your 'Small-Batch' Kentucky Bourbon Is Probably Being Made in a Massive Factory

It's an open secret in the whiskey industry that most consumers would never guess.
Lauren Rothman
6.27.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

This Valedictorian Tricked His Trump-Loving Town into Cheering Obama

"I just thought it was a really good quote,” the rogue valedictorian said.
Drew Schwartz
6.4.18
Cannabis

Somehow, the Ridiculous War on Hemp Is Still Going On

Though more and more farmers are growing the crop, a patchwork of federal and state laws are still holding many back.
Amy Martyn
4.10.18
healthcare

I Have Mental Illness and I’m Terrified of Losing Medicaid

The system that's design to the protect the poorest and sickest is using people like me in a potentially life-threatening experiment.
Liz Lazzara
1.25.18
The VICE Morning Bulletin

The VICE Morning Bulletin

Schumer withdraws border wall offer, teenager facing murder charges after school shooting, Trump said to ask acting FBI director how he voted, and more.
VICE Staff
1.24.18
Whiskey

You Can Now Buy Special Water Just for Mixing with Whiskey

Old Limestone's creators say that you can definitely taste the difference.
Gillie Houston
1.23.18
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