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This Kentucky jailer couldn't find an e-cig that was safe enough for his jail. So he invented one.

This is what happens when prisoners started vaping.
Josh Hersh
Billie Brownstein

We Asked Prisoners About the Most Expensive Things They've Bought in Jail

Shitty plastic cellphones that retail for a little over $30 on the outside are being sold for hundreds of dollars in British prisons.
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Get Some Apocalyptic Romance with Ryan Adams’s ‘Kimmel’ Performance of “Doomsday”

The 'Prisoner' highlight was the latest performance in Kimmel's summer concert series.
Alex Robert Ross

Prisoner Combine Extreme Metal and Extreme Noise for Maximum Terror on 'Beyond the Infinite'

Stream the jagged debut from these industrial-tinged metallic hardcore upstarts, out 4/4 via Forcefield Records
Kim Kelly
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Watch Ryan Adams Bring That Good Rock 'n' Roll to 'Fallon'

He played "Do You Still Love Me?" and "To Be Without You" on last night's Tonight Show.
Alex Robert Ross
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Peering into the Abyss with Ryan Adams

We join the newly-divorced singer in LA to dissect his 16th LP 'Prisoner,' but wind up discussing loneliness, black holes, Taylor Swift, and everything in-between.
Eve Barlow

We're Launching an Apprentice Program for Formerly Incarcerated People

Starting early next year, we'll welcome formerly incarcerated people to work with us at our Brooklyn office in production, editorial, marketing, and other creative roles.
VICE Staff
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Ryan Adams Announces His LP 'Prisoner' with His Latest Tune "Do You Still Love Me?"

Oof. This will get anyone who's ever loved in the gut.
Eve Barlow

Canadian Prisoners Win Battle to Access Methadone

The change in policy comes just as British Columbia announced a public health emergency due to drug overdose deaths.
Garth Mullins

What It's Like to Have a Parent in Prison

A new report released last week in the UK examines how families are treated by prison staff and how intimidating these visits can be for them.
Alun Evans
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​This Man Got Caught Smuggling an Egg McMuffin into a Prison

A London man tried to get a package including bottle of vodka, a wrap of cocaine, a knife, and a breakfast sandwich into a cell window.
Joe Goodman

Rehabilitation, Spies, and Goals at Uganda's Lone Maximum Security Prison

Uganda's only maximum security prison, Luzira, holds a sophisticated prison soccer tournament known not only for its top-notch talent, but the remarkable part it plays in the country's low recidivism rate.
Ben Ferguson