palo alto

The VICE Guide to Right Now

Extremely Offline Teen Broke into Sleeping Family's Home to Get Online

He apparently had run out of data.
River Donaghey
7.26.18
avocado toast

Oh Great! The 'Deconstructed Avocado Toast Bowl' Is Now a Thing

All for the low price of $12 and also your soul.
Mayukh Sen
4.24.18
Food delivery

Why Food Delivery Apps Are Causing Chaos at Schools

Students will now have to return to the misery of food prepared by their parents and cafeteria workers, or resort to the plebeian barter system.
Nick Rose
2.15.17
the future of food

What’s the Destiny of Our Food Supply? We Asked a Food Futurist

The Institute For the Future in Palo Alto, California is home to a few invaluable human beings who have to come up with feasible solutions to combat any crises that the future may bring. We spoke to their "food futurist."
Javier Cabral
10.5.16
Art

Art Mimics Life in a Dying Coral Reef Installation

An ocean advocate and artist Courtney Mattison depicts the end of the coral reef.
Francesca Capossela
6.20.16
Stanford

Judge Gives Ex-Stanford Swimmer Six Months in Jail for Sex Assault Because Prison Would Have "Severe Impact"

Former Stanford swimmer Brock Allen Turner was charged with three felonies and faced up to 14 years in prison. Instead, he will spend as little as three months in county jail.
Liam Daniel Pierce
6.3.16
The Road to Nowhere Issue

After a String of Suicides, Students in Palo Alto Are Demanding a Part in Reforming Their School's Culture

Students at several high-level California high schools believe that as much as the achievement culture needs to be reconsidered, it's the support the academic community provides that needs improvement.
Nikhil Goyal
9.8.15
A Few Impressions

​Turning Music into Poems into Music into Art

This week, VICE premiered "This Charming Man," a meta music video from James Franco's band, Daddy, which is based off of a poem cycle inspired by the Smiths. Here are a few words about the project from James, as well as a few original poems.
James Franco
11.14.14
FUCKING

Bungalow 89 - A Short Story by James Franco

Bungalow 89 is not famous like Bungalow 3 (Belushi) or Bungalow 2 (Rebel Without a Cause). It is only famous in my own mind, because it’s where I first met Gus Van Sant, and because I have been living in it for the past nine months.
James Franco
6.10.14
VICE Specials

Behind the Scenes of 'Palo Alto'

Jacqui Getty's behind-the-scenes look at Gia Coppola's directorial debut, Palo Alto, starring Emma Roberts, James Franco, Jack Kilmer, Nat Wolff, and Val Kilmer.
Jacqui Getty
5.28.14
VICE Specials

Behind the Scenes of 'Palo Alto' - Trailer

Jacqui Getty's behind-the-scenes look at Gia Coppola's directorial debut, Palo Alto, starring Emma Roberts, James Franco, Jack Kilmer, Nat Wolff, and Val Kilmer.
Jacqui Getty
5.27.14
Film

The VICE Podcast - Gia Coppola on 'Palo Alto'

This week on the VICE podcast, Reihan Salam sits down with filmmaker Gia Coppola, to discuss her directorial debut, Palo Alto.
Reihan Salam
5.9.14
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