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YouTube Is Incentivizing Vloggers to Promote Conspiracy Theories

And there's no easy fix in sight.
VICE Staff
10 hours ago
Internet

Brand Twitter Is Absurd, and It Will Only Get Worse

SunnyD tweets about depression. Steak-umm is lonely. Wendy's is sassy. Do we actually want our brands to be that "human"?
Alex Norcia
2 days ago
Comics!

'On Trash,' Today's Comic by Pedro D'Apremont

The world's trash is causing a man to lose sleep.
Pedro D'Apremont
2.1.19
Tinder

I Pretended to Be a Young Joseph Stalin on Tinder, and It Went Weirdly Well

Hot people seem to get away with anything on dating apps. But does that rule still apply when those people are dictators?
Paul Schwenn
1.31.19
Robert Mueller

Inside Robert Mueller's Horny, Joking-but-Not-Really Fandom

The special counsel "has all of the qualities of a super crush: He's mysterious. He doesn't return phone calls. He plays hard to get."
Alex Norcia
1.29.19
Drugs

I Persuaded a Dealer to Cook and Deliver a Beef Wellington Instead of Weed

Because food goes well with weed.
Nick Chester
1.25.19
Memes

The 20 Biggest Memes of the Trump Era So Far

Unfortunately, we're living through a time when memes matter. Here are the ones that have mattered the most.
Sage Lazzaro
1.24.19
comedy

The Strange, Sad Story of How a Bad 'Cuck' Joke Turned Lives Upside-Down

How a personal beef with the proto-blogger Maddox led to an album of 'cuck'-themed Christmas carols and a sprawling legal battle.
Justin Caffier
1.23.19
sex work

How Sex Work Helped This Cam Girl Launch Her Music Career

As Cortana Blue, she’s a top-ranking camgirl. As Laika, she’s a synth-pop artist carving out more space for sex workers in mainstream culture.
Brad Garcia
1.22.19
Views My Own

What I Learned Inside the Lonely, Sad World of QAnon Facebook Groups

The conspiracy theory seems to have created a lot of problems in the lives of its adherents.
K.T. Nelson
1.22.19
The VICE Guide to Right Now

'Egg Is Just an Egg,' Says Man Who Photographed World’s Most Famous Egg

"My goal was to take a simple picture of an egg. For fun. Never ever I could think that it would be a sensation like this."
River Donaghey
1.17.19
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Is Teaching Democrats How to Be Good at Twitter

She's leading a session for her colleagues on "the most effective ways to engage constituents on Twitter and the importance of digital storytelling."
Harry Cheadle
1.16.19
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