taboo

Sex

Meet the Men Who Have a Fart Fetish

"He didn't know I was near his butt cheeks to appreciate them, and his fart made my dreams come true."
Richard Greenhill
3.1.18
Stuff

Karley Sciortino Is Back with 'Slutever' Reloaded

This time around, we open doors to bedrooms, dungeons, and cray sex laboratories that you never dreamed existed. It's a series about finding the humanity in people and sexual practices that are often stigmatized or considered taboo.
Karley Sciortino
10.20.16
Stuff

People with Face Tats Explain Their Ink

Juan Madrid
5.1.16
Features

How One Man Ran the World's Only Menstruation Museum from His Basement

The story of a 73-year-old bachelor, a massive collection of menstrual memorabilia, and the museum that may one day rise again.
Arielle Pardes
9.28.15
Film

'Daniel's World' Examines Our Attitudes Toward Pedophilia

Veronika Lisková's new film explores the struggle for acceptance in a society that sees no difference between active offenders and those—like her subject—who are seeking help to never act on their desires.
Nell Frizzell
6.9.15
Stuff

Why Is Incest Porn So Popular?

There's been an increase in the consumption of porn in which the actors pretend to be related, but is incest really what the fans want, or do they just crave something more outrageous than the last thing they saw?
Gareth May
2.25.15
FOOD

Vietnam Can't Figure Out How to Deal With the Country's Appetite for Cat Meat

One smuggler recently got busted in Hanoi for transporting three tons of illegal felines that were bound for restaurants.
Mark Hay
1.30.15
Stuff

Remembering a Stillborn Child Through Photography

Parents of stillborn children anticipate a future that never comes. With all this unfulfilment parents want to capture something of the experience.
Julian Morgans
1.8.15
Stuff

Why Is Talking About Miscarriage Still Taboo?

I started to miscarry nine weeks into my pregnancy. After two weeks of bleeding, the baby was gone. Voicing my feelings helped me pull through.
Kate Merry
10.25.14
The Armpit of the Internet

Family4Love Is the Facebook of Incest

Click around and you'll find groups devoted to "Wisconsin families that love each other" and a page devoted to confessions like "I love the smell of my husband's cock on my toddler's face when I kiss her."
Michelle Lhooq
8.19.14
Stuff

Abortion affects men, too

Abortion is often treated exclusively as a women’s health issue. And let’s face it, the women’s perspective is more important.
Monica Heisey
4.30.14
Stuff

Introducing the 2014 Fashion Issue

In case the leather gimp on the cover doesn’t make it blatantly obvious, the 2014 Fashion Issue is sex-themed. Instead of giving everyone exactly what they’d expect from an issue of VICE that revolves around sex, we decided to take a more refined...
VICE Staff
2.6.14