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Essays
Essays

The Magnetism of Sadness and Frightened Rabbit's Scott Hutchison

Hutchison, 36, died after years of struggling with depression. But during that time he made joyous poetry out of being a boring adult still struggling to figure your shit out.
Josh Visser
5.11.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now
The VICE Guide to Right Now

This Innocent Metalhead Campout Turned into a Massive Police Rescue Operation

The locals apparently thought they were some suicidal cult.
Drew Schwartz
4.10.18
dogs
dogs

This Guy Taught a Pug to Heil Hitler and Was Convicted of a Hate Crime

The "professional shitposter" who goes by the name Count Dankula could wind up behind bars for up to six months.
Drew Schwartz
3.20.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Some Cops Got into a 45-Minute Standoff with a Tiger Stuffed Animal

"I feel a bit silly for calling the police, but I thought it was a real emergency."
Drew Schwartz
2.6.18
travel
travel

Harry Potter Tourism Is Ruining Edinburgh

The city is full of horrible gimmicks about a celebrity wizard.
Liam Turbett
1.18.18
workers rights
workers rights

Working at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival Can Be an Exploitive Nightmare

Edinburgh's festival workers are fighting for their rights.
Eve Livingston
8.15.17
The VICE Guide to Right Now
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Getting $64K to Nanny in a Haunted House Sounds... Pretty Sweet

Five live-in babysitters have already quit, citing "strange noises, broken glass, and furniture moving."
Drew Schwartz
6.19.17
protest
protest

Will Moving Trump's UK Visit to a Remote Scottish Island Stop Protesters?

Last week it was announced that the visit had been pushed to October and that it would be moved to the Queen's private estate in Aberdeenshire to "deter protests."
Liam Turbett
3.6.17
GENTRIFICATION
GENTRIFICATION

Just How Gentrified Are All the Places in the Original 'Trainspotting' Film Now?

It's been more than 20 years since the original was released.
Liam Turbett
2.9.17
The VICE Guide to Right Now
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Someone Found a Secret Pot Grow House at Legoland in the UK

Authorities believe that the industrious farmers were accessing the site through the Crown Estate—neighboring land that belongs to the Queen of England.
Brian Moylan
2.7.17
Universal Basic Income
Universal Basic Income

This Scottish Town Is Planning to Give Residents Free Money

Could Kelty's citizens income experiment show the way to utopia?
Liam Turbett
2.1.17
News
News

The VICE Morning Bulletin

Nine people were killed and 40 more were injured in Chicago gun violence over the weekend, LAX was evacuated after police received false reports of gunshots, the US accepts its 10,000th Syrian refugee, and more.
VICE Staff
8.29.16