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What It's Like to Be a Hardcore Body Modifier
VICE met up with a guy who's been tattooed, pierced, and hooked more times than he can count.
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What You Should Know Before Getting a Tattoo, According to Doctors
Tattoos are so popular, there are now official guidelines from pediatricians.
Meet the Brits Who Want to Have Their Tongues Split
On a new episode of 'NEEDLES & PINS,' VICELAND host Grace Neutral heads to the UK for a look at tribal tattoos and extreme body modification.
Inside the World of Japan's Erotic and Illegal Tattoos
On a new episode of 'NEEDLES & PINS,' VICELAND host Grace Neutral heads to Japan to understand the country's complicated relationship with tattoo culture.
The People Who Make You Look Good Are Suffering
Tip your tattoo artist well.
Why the Belly Button Ring Is Set for a Comeback
In the 1990s and early 2000s, you couldn't go to a pool or watch a red carpet event without the glint of a navel piercing catching your eye. Where did they all go?
A Momentous First Date with... Tegan and Sara!
Over last two decades the duo have fought for LGBT+ rights, endured misogynist critics, and transcended cult status to achieve pop stardom. I had a long chat with them about drugs, dogs, and McDonalds.
Your First Step to Becoming A Cyborg: Getting This Pierced In You
Artist Neil Harbisson and his team have put together a product so we can all be cyborgs.
Thanks to Linkin Park There’s an Industry of Plastic Surgeons Fixing Those Massive Earlobe Gauges
Many of the 00s scene kids are having buyer's remorse about stretching out their earlobes.
What It’s Like Living with Eyeball Tattoos
For people living with eyeball tattoos, reactions can range from "cool contacts!" to being mistaken for the devil.
This Body Modification Expert Invented a Gory Technique to Manipulate Flesh
The Swiss-born body modification pro Yann Brenyak has developed an innovative style of tattoo that he describes as "graphic skin removal."
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College Teacher Gets Students to Watch Him Hang From Hooks in His Chest, Is Sorry, Resigns
He explained that he was in need of more "aggressive" mental health treatment.