monk

Religion

A Buddhist Monk Was Arrested for Having Chemsex Parties in His Temple

Police raided the monk's temple and found amphetamines, porn, and a 'holy water' bottle filled with lube.
Gavin Butler
11.28.18
Early Works

How Kiernan Shipka Learned to Act for an Audience of Millions

The 'Mad Men' and 'Feud' star talks about growing up on TV, the things that scared her most as a child, and her murderous new role in 'The Blackcoat's Daughter.'
Kiernan Shipka
3.29.17
tv

What Real Therapists Think of TV Therapists

From 'Frasier' to 'The Sopranos,' we ask real therapists about their favorite on-screen counterparts.
Renée Fabian
3.15.17
DRONES

A Tiny Japanese Town Built a Very Good Doggy Drone

The small town of Oji just got a new mascot and he's the best.
Nathaniel Ainley
2.22.17
Laos

The Laotian Monk Offering Ceremony Is Filled with Sticky Rice and Biscuits

Early in the morning, hundreds of people await the arrival of Laotian monks who have taken a vow of poverty. Locals shower them with homemade sticky rice, and fruit as an offering.
Julie Le Baron
2.20.16
Travel

The Tragedy of Witch Hunts in Rural Cambodia

The sad, but not uncommon, tale of an elderly healer who was murdered with an axe.
George Wright and Ben Sokhean
12.8.15
Travel

Hunting for England's Legendary Bradford Jesus Man

We talked to locals and fans to piece together the life of Geoffrey Brindle—the mysterious man who walks around the town Bradford in a robe and sandals well-wishing strangers.
Joseph Marczynski
8.21.15
Interviews

Ryan Hemsworth Is Perfectly Happy with Being Sad

We spoke to the most marketable bedroom producer about the dangers of staying trendy and what his future in music holds.
Slava Pastuk
11.7.14