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New Jersey Amazon workers exit to hospital, pursued by bear repellent

Around 80 Amazon warehouse workers were evacuated after bear repellent went off at a New Jersey site.
Emma Ockerman
12.5.18
Twitter

This Tiny Picture on Twitter Contains the Complete Works of Shakespeare

“I was just testing to see how much raw data I could cram into a tweet," the computer science undergraduate behind the demonstration said.
Joseph Cox
10.31.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Corporate Sponsors Drop Trumpian 'Julius Caesar' over Assassination Scene

Delta and Bank of America announced they'd no longer be supporting the Shakespeare in the Park play, in which a Trump-like Caesar is murdered.
Drew Schwartz
6.12.17
Internet Videos Of Particular Importance

Watch a Very Young Big Sean Perform in a Middle School Shakespeare Production

It's not as poetic as his "Mercy" verse, but we all start somewhere.
Phil Witmer
2.2.17
Film

Ophelia’s Tragic Sinking Act, Reimagined in Contemporary Animation

Feel the swirling sense of loss in Sharon Liu’s video.
Diana Shi
11.12.16
Art

Something Wicked Puts a Witchy Spin On Shakespeare

In a new adaptation of Macbeth, Paul Vasterling conjures a bewitching spectacle of power, murder, and dance.
Anya Tchoupakov
10.21.16
Art

Steve Jobs’ Turtleneck Is Getting Auctioned Off: Last Week in Art

Also last week: Burning Man vandals, or vigilantes?
Nathaniel Ainley
9.6.16
Interviews

Making Friends with Your Demons: Rufus Wainwright Tackles Judy Garland, Shakespeare, and Life

A decade on Wainwright returns to restage his acclaimed Rufus Does Judy at Carnegie Hall show. For both stars harnessing the darkness was integral to their art.
6.14.16
Stuff

How 'Dirty' Words Got Dirty

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

This Is How Mykki Blanco Does 'Romeo & Juliet' [Behind the Scenes]

Baz, beware. Director Matt Lambert gives us an inside look at music video triumph, "High School Never Ends" (ft. Woodkid).
Emerson Rosenthal
5.18.16
the vice interview

Talking to Filmmaker Philomena Cunk About Drugs and Global Warming

Before the premiere of her new TV show, Cunk on Shakespeare, we asked her a bunch of weird questions about sex with robots and Twitter.
Sam Wolfson
5.9.16
Art

Two Sculptures Celebrate Shakespeare's Death's Big 400

One is the size of a pin, while the other is made up of 2,000 steel stars.
Anna Marks
4.25.16
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