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SEPTEMBER 11

The F-16 Pilot Who Was Ready to Use Her Jet as a Missile on 9/11

Seventeen years after the 9/11 attacks, we look back on the story of Heather Penney, who prepared herself for a suicide mission to take down the fourth hijacked plane en route to Washington, DC.
Kimberly Lawson
9.11.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

A Pilot Was Too Busy Vaping in the Cockpit to Actually Fly the Damn Plane

Nothing like an e-cig to take the edge off of flying a 737.
Drew Schwartz
7.16.18
Reality Checks

Basic Income Is Being Set Up to Fail

The current crop of basic income trials fall painfully short of holding society-changing potential.
Jordan Pearson
5.2.18
The Dystopia and Utopia Issue

Basic Income Is Already Transforming Life and Work in a Postindustrial Canadian City

In Hamilton, Ontario, a basic income pilot is improving individual lives—but bureaucratic pitfalls and tepid goals can limit its potential.
Jordan Pearson
4.23.18
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Basic Income Is Already Transforming Life and Work In a Postindustrial Canadian City

In Hamilton, Ontario, a basic income pilot is improving individual lives—but bureaucratic pitfalls and tepid goals can limit its potential.
Jordan Pearson
4.23.18
Comics!

'Sabu the Bruiser,' Today's Comic by Tadao Tsuge

An ex-kamikaze pilot remembers his days as a World War II pilot in this comic by alternative manga legend Tadao Tsuge. Make sure to read from right to left.
Tadao Tsuge
2.7.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

A Navy Pilot Drew This Giant Dick in the Sky

"We find this absolutely unacceptable, of zero training value."
Drew Schwartz
11.17.17
News

Why a Struggling Town Voted Against a Basic Income

Smiths Falls, Ontario seems like the perfect host for a pilot.
Jordan Pearson
12.22.16
Stuff

Are Lasers and Drones Making Flying More Dangerous?

We asked an expert about all the new technologies that supposedly make piloting a plane more hazardous.
Amelia Dimoldenberg
2.16.16
Stuff

Is This Pope-Tempting Argentinian Glamour Model the Troll We've All Been Waiting For?

She was booed and jeered by a crowd of Catholics for standing near the Pope without a bra.
Joe Bish
7.17.15
Stuff

Remembering the Brave Souls Who Died Trying to Set World Records

For some, the price of the ambition to be the world's best is death.
Blake Butler
5.28.15
Stuff

I Asked a Pilot if a Common Idiot Could Land a Plane in an Emergency

Short answer: maybe, if he or she had plenty of help from air-traffic control and were good at multitasking.
Hannah Scholte
5.28.15
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