Ottawa

The VICE Guide to Right Now

This Video of a Van Splashing People Is Pretty Goddamn Satisfying

The driver was fired shortly after the clip was released.
Mack Lamoureux
7.30.18
This Bird

A Rebellious Bird Is Holding Up a Major Music Festival Because It Refuses to Move

A federally-protected killdeer and her eggs have created turmoil for Ottawa’s Bluesfest.
Sarah Emerson
6.26.18
Canadian Far Right Extremism

How Canada’s Biggest Alt-Right Podcast Host Went from Gamer to Neo-Nazi

VICE Canada unveiled the voice behind one of the most popular and enduring white nationalist podcasts in North America.
Mack Lamoureux
Martin Patriquin
6.14.18
Moveable

Inside BlackBerry’s Push to Dominate the Security Market for Autonomous Cars

After its epic smartphone failure, BlackBerry is determined to fend off competitors in automotive.
Tracey Lindeman
4.13.18
crime

Three Armed Men Attempted to Rob a Bitcoin Exchange In Canada

One suspect was arrested, two remain on the lam.
Jordan Pearson
1.24.18
Weed

Inside the Shady World of a Canadian Illegal Weed Dispensary Chain

Arrests, moldy weed, Hells Angels, and fat stacks of cash. How one national chain is allegedly exploiting its young workers.
Manisha Krishnan
11.17.17
Tattoos

Model Says She May Lose Eyesight After Botched Eyeball Tattoo

It's been four weeks since Catt Gallinger says her ex-boyfriend botched the procedure and she still doesn’t know just how bad the damage is.
Mack Lamoureux
9.29.17
Vinyl

A Punk Album Was Mistakenly Pressed on Copies of Beyoncé's 'Lemonade' Vinyl

Canadian band Zex have suddenly received the opportunity of a lifetime.
Phil Witmer
9.18.17
Motherboard Homepage

How VHS Tapes and Bootleg Translations Started an Anime Fan War in the 90s

The little-known story of how a fight over Fushigi Yûgi subtitles built Ottawa’s anime community.
Marc Shaw
4.22.17
fan-subtitled anime

How VHS Tapes and Bootleg Translations Started an Anime Fan War in the 90s

The little-known story of how a fight over Fushigi Yûgi subtitles built Ottawa’s anime community.
Marc Shaw
4.22.17
Interviews

How Hollerado Are Doing Their Part To Make the Indie Label Machine a Little Nicer

"Whether signing or working with a band, I don’t care about press or if they’re cool. I care about whether this band inspires me to play in a band."
Cam Lindsay
4.17.17
Premieres

New Swears Return With Shitfaced Guitar Anthem "Dance With The Devil"

Listen to the lead single of the Ottawa band's forthcoming album 'And The Magic Of Horses'
Luke Ottenhof
4.11.17
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