scotland

Drugs

Why This Scottish City Is Known as the 'Drug Death Capital of Europe'

We spoke to drug workers and users about what's going on in Dundee, Scotland.
Francisco Garcia
11.7.18
FOOD

I Destroyed My Insides by Eating a 5,000-Calorie Box Full of Fried Food

Don't try this at home.
Tom Usher
9.6.18
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

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

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

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

Harry Potter Tourism Is Ruining Edinburgh

The city is full of horrible gimmicks about a celebrity wizard.
Liam Turbett
1.18.18
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
conservation lab

10th Century Viking Treasures Unearthed In Scotland

Now comes the hard part: preserving 1,000-year-old gold and silver artifacts for centuries to come.
Noémie Jennifer
6.27.17
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
Venice Biennale

A Modern-day Pinocchio Takes on Rape Culture and Fake News

A deconsecrated church in Venice plays host to “Spite Your Face” by Rachel Maclean.
Josie Thaddeus-Johns
5.25.17
monday insta illustrator

[NSFW] Meet Poopdick, Our New Tasteless, Ugly, Beautiful Imaginary Friend

The illustrator calling himself Ugly People is also responsible for an amputee condom and vomiting hipster dice.
Beckett Mufson
5.8.17