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vice sports q&a

Sex, Drugs, Nails: Talking to Lenny Dykstra About His Wild, Reckless Ride Through Life

Lenny Dykstra played the game hard on the field, and played dangerously hard off it. He wound up in prison for it, but his new memoir isn't about regrets.
Dan Epstein
6.28.16
Stuff

How 'Dirty' Words Got Dirty

Want to know who the original Dick is? We sure did.
Devin Pacholik
6.14.16
Stuff

Fuckers Who Curse a Lot Aren't Stupid, Says Science

A new study shows that douchebags who know more profanities tend to have better vocabularies overall.
Harry Cheadle
4.5.16
Stuff

A Morning Show Hosted the World's Most Cringeworthy Rap Battle and They Don't Want You to See It

Fortunately, we do want you to see it.
Manisha Krishnan
2.16.16
Culture

The Weird-Ass Use of 'Ass' to Beef Up Our Adjectives

Is someone working on “beef up” as a thing?
Ben Richmond
11.8.14
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Queer Christ: A Primer on LGBT Theology

The new queer theology movement––spearheaded by a trans* priest and a radical Biblical interpreter––is reinventing the missionary position.
Conner Habib
12.17.13
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Bent-Con Is a Comic Convention for Gay Nerds

The most interesting thing for me at this annual LA LGBT meet up was (no surprise) the plumbing. There were comic book drawings of hyper-muscular red-skinned devils showing off their meat, a guy dressed as Cyclops from the X-Men shaking his butt, and...
Conner Habib
11.13.13
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The Un-Science of Radionics

To get a handle on a controversial, discredited, and generally bizarre medical technology called radionics, here’s a story about me as a horny teenager.
Conner Habib
10.27.13
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Fap for Freedom

There’s been a handful of masturbation stories in the news lately, mostly pointing to our shared anxieties about freedom and porno. After all, censoring porn is a testing ground for widespread censorship, and regulating masturbation is a testing ground...
Conner Habib
10.14.13
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Kirk Cameron Wrote the Bible

You may think you know how gross Kirk Cameron is, but unless you saw his latest "movie," <em>Unstoppable</em>, which was broadcast as part of a live event, you have no idea.
Conner Habib
9.29.13
Motherboard Blog

How Pussy Riot Became P***y Riot: The FCC's Sexual Obscenity Rules Are Bullshit

When George Carlin released his famous monologue, "Seven Words You Can Never Say on Television," in 1972, it didn’t include the word "pussy." Although his list didn’t reflect _all_ the words you couldn’t say on TV at the time, the ones he chose were...
Kelly Bourdet
8.24.12