Queens

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Amazon Is Creating Cities for the Rich and Democrats Are Bending the Knee

Meanwhile, debt is exploding, Americans are very angry, and Donald Trump is honing in on a second term.
Matt Taylor
7 hours ago
vice shorties

The Queens of 'RuPaul's Drag Race' Talk About Identity and Sexuality

The queens from season ten open up about how the perception of drag in gay culture has changed over time.
VICE Staff
6.20.18
Tunnel Vision

How One Subway Closure in Queens Wrecked a Community

And what it could mean for the upcoming L train shutdown.
John Surico
2.10.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

'New York Times' Sues Scammer Who Pretended to Be a Reporter

Contessa Bourbon met with major politicians and even printed her own bogus business cards, according to the suit.
Louise Matsakis
11.10.17
immigration

Refugees Took Over Trump's Childhood Home

As the president contemplates slashing refugee admission rates, we heard refugees tell their stories at his boyhood Queens residence.
John Surico
9.18.17
Tunnel Vision

The L Train Shutdown May Spawn a New Generation of Bike People

Will subway-addicted New Yorkers really go in on bikes when America's largest subway shuts down one of its major lines? Experts and advocates sure hope so.
John Surico
9.6.17
New York

The Mystery of the Insane, Racist Decor in an NYC Condo Building

Locals told us that after a condo boss's Halloween decorations were vandalized, he went full super-villain on tenants.
Allie Conti
8.24.17
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Trump's Childhood Home Is Great, Tremendous, Available for Rent on Airbnb

The rental comes with a cardboard cutout of the president and a creepy placard outside the bedroom where he "was likely conceived."
Drew Schwartz
8.9.17
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A Museum Let 6 Awesome GIF Artists Decorate Their Elevators

The Museum of the Moving Image and GIPHY Arts commissioned six animators to spice up the floor-hopping experience. It's like being inside a GIF!
Beckett Mufson
5.19.17
Jim Henson

A Jim Henson Exhibition Is Coming to a City Near You—If You Fund It

The Museum of the Moving Image just launched a Kickstarter with Neil Patrick Harris and other Muppet-lovers to create a permanent collection of over 175 Jim Henson artifacts.
Beckett Mufson
4.11.17
The VICE Guide to Right Now

'Trump Birth House LLC' Bought Trump's Childhood Home for $2 Million

The Tudor-style house in Queens fetched about 54 percent more than the price it was sold for in December.
Allie Conti
3.27.17
Art

I Found Love, Togetherness, and Milk-Chugging Nazis at LaBeouf, Rönkkö & Turner's Livestream

The anti-Trump performance art project was shut down after 20 days of controversy and violence, but it was still weirdly successful.
Lisa Divenuta
2.13.17