The VICE Guide to Right Now
Teens Could Actually Go to Jail for Trick-or-Treating in This Virginia Town
Any teen caught spending their Halloween in the most wholesome way imaginable could face six months behind bars.
Move Over Moth Memes, Spooky Memes Are Here Just in Time for Halloween
It's 💀 Spook- 💀 tober 💀 people!
7 Movies New to Netflix this October that Pass the Bechdel Test
Grab your candy corn and binge-watch mindfully.
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Stream of the Crop: 8 New Albums for Heavy Rotation 10/28
New projects from Tove Lo, Meek Mill, and Honeyblood make this week's list, but Tkay Maidza's debut stands out.
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Rich Hill Is Mr. October: David Roth's Weak in Review
The Los Angeles Dodgers outlasted the Washington Nationals in the NLDS in a long and grueling game that's already a classic. It was also October in microcosm.
The Music Issue
I Met the Rappers Trying to Legitimize Hick-Hop and One of Them Licked Me
Country rap, also known as hick-hop, has been dismissed as cultural appropriation and musical abomination. One group of rappers is trying to change that.
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Listen Back to DJ Qu and DJ October's B2B Set from Peckham Rye Music Festival
Here's what happens when New Jersey meets Bristol in a bar in south east London.
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How The Royals Won The James Shields Trade, And Everything Else
Two years ago, the Royals were crushed for trading their best prospects in a blockbuster deal. They won that trade, for the same reasons they'd later win it all.
One Last Look Back at Baseball in 2015
In 2015, a few could-be dynasties arrived on the scene ahead of schedule, the Royals were perfect, the Dodgers spent money, and nothing happened quite as planned.
The Mythical Kansas City Royals
The World Series Champion Royals love the late innings, the deep night.
Mangelwurzels Make the Creepiest Jack-o-Lanterns
In the Somerset town of Hinton St. George, locals mark Halloween with "Punkies," hollowed-out mangolds or mangelwurzels (a type of beetroot) containing a lit candle.
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David Roth's Weak In Review: October, And The Upside Of Anarchy
Baseball works according to different rules in October. Here, now, everything is unreasonable and strange. In a buttoned-up game, a little anarchy goes a long way.