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Woman Known as ‘Bikini Hiker' Freezes to Death on Mountain After Falling Down Cliff

Gigi Wu would typically hike mountains in normal gear and only change into her bikini when she made it to the top.
Mack Lamoureux
1.22.19
Social Media

A Guide to Being Less Embarrassing on Instagram, for Straight Men

An explainer from a straight man who knows what he's talking about.
Sam Diss
11.7.18
News

Hundreds of People Have Died Taking Selfies, Study Says

A study on deaths resulting from selfies is recommending that we set up “selfie-free zones.”
Mack Lamoureux
10.1.18
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Cammers Explain How to Take Good Nudes

"It's easy for close-up shots of your junk to look weird."
Annie Lord
9.14.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Man in Cargo Shorts Takes Selfie with a Ton of Hungry Bears

Whose dad is this?
Drew Schwartz
8.16.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

This Baseball Team Is Throwing a 'Millennial Night' and It's Going to Be Lit AF

Complete with "selfie stations" and avocados!
Drew Schwartz
7.20.18
Broadly

For Trans Women Like Me, Facetune Is a Way to See Our Real Selves

According to the trans women I spoke to for this story, retouching selfies with Facetune isn't necessarily about being more beautiful. It's about reclaiming the narratives of trans bodies.
Aerinn Hodges-Kolfage
7.13.18
Travel

A Single Woman’s Guide to Making Friends in a Hostel

Give that party hostel a chance, but don’t worry about being slut-shamed.
Mica Lemiski
6.25.18
Broadly

How to Take the Perfect Nude

Seasoned nude selfie taker and model Barbie Ferreira offers pro tips for taking and sending sexy pics.
Broadly Staff
2.13.18
Culture

It's Time to Stop Hating on Museum Selfies

Between Yayoi Kusama’s “Infinity” rooms and The Museum of Ice Cream, 2017 was the year of the art selfie. But are anxieties over Instagram's effect on museum culture another approach to keeping the art world insular?
Sarah Burke
12.12.17
The VICE Guide to Right Now

American Tourists Could Go to Prison for Taking Butt Selfies in Thailand

They posed bare-ass in front of a Buddhist temple in Bangkok, which could leave them behind bars for a decade.
Drew Schwartz
11.29.17
Social Media

Is Snapchat Making Us Forget What We Look Like?

"It’s like the perfection app." And over time, it’s easy to forget that you don't actually look that "perfect."
Ruth Faj
11.20.17
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