squirrels

meat

Is Grey Squirrel the Next Great Sustainable Meat?

A London chef has started serving a slow-cooked squirrel ragu—because that's one species that there's no shortage of.
Jelisa Castrodale
2.5.19
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Entire Plane Evacuated Because of This Woman's Emotional Support Squirrel

She wound up screaming "shut up, bitch!" at a passenger and giving everyone the finger on her way off the plane.
Drew Schwartz
10.10.18
money brain

Monkeys Know More About Money Than You Do

They don't know everything, but monkeys, squirrels, and birds are often smarter about personal finance than humans. Here are a few lessons from the animal kingdom.
Becky Ferreira
5.11.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

A New Jersey Squirrel Is Waging War on Christmas

A bushy-tailed beast has been chewing through Christmas lights and terrorizing a local town.
River Donaghey
12.4.17
WTF

Nutella Will Be Used to Sterilize Squirrels in the UK

Members of an anti-squirrel cabal will be using everyone’s favorite hazelnut spread to do their bidding.
Nick Rose
2.28.17
Culture

Catching Up with the Artist Who Stages Viral Rodent Videos

After a chocolate-stealing squirrel caught Canadians’ attention this week, we asked artist and apparent “Pizza Rat” rodent trainer Zardulu about the story’s authenticity and whether that matters.
Sarah Berman
1.8.17
Books

Why Write a Novel About Befriending a Squirrel? A Q&A with Elizabeth McKenzie

In the author's smart, funny, and bizarre new novel "The Portable Veblen," a woman sublimates her anxieties about her mother, her fiancé, and capitalism in an unlikely bond with a cute woodland creature.
Lauren Oyler
1.25.16
Habits

Punk Animals Drink the Flies in Their Wine in Today's 'Habits' Comic

In the latest "Habits" comic from Lauren Monger, the gang is just sitting around, drinking wine with flies in it.
Lauren Monger
9.9.15
Health

How Did Two Yosemite Park Campers Catch the Plague?

And other questions you might be wondering about the scary-sounding disease.
Kaleigh Rogers
8.20.15
Habits

Habits - 'What the Fuck Is Scrundle?'

The gang have a new pal at the house and he is into getting high in weird and confusing ways.
Lauren Monger
8.10.15
Habits

The Squirrel Man in the Tree Wants a Cigarette

In Lauren Monger's latest "Habits" comic strip, two nice animal ladies come across some guy in a tree with binoculars who wants a cigarette and they make him sorry he was ever born.
Lauren Monger
7.13.15
Art

These Taxidermy Squirrel Dioramas Are Nuts

Teeters' Taxidermy Studio in Halifax, Pennsylvania takes sculpting with dead squirrels to the next level.
Beckett Mufson
3.21.15
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