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Man Pretending to Be Beto Campaigner Allegedly Broke Into House, Stole Popsicle

The man said he was “campaigning for Beto for President,” which flew because 1) it’s Austin and 2) he was wearing a Beto T-shirt at the time.
Jelisa Castrodale
5.30.19
deep dive

The Best Bar in Austin Is Sam's Town Point

A slice of the old (cool) ATX inside the growing metropolis.
John Nova Lomax
4.4.19
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Petco Lets 'All Leashed Pets' in Its Stores, So a Couple Brought—Wait What

Allow us to introduce you to Oliver, a 1,600-pound African Watusi.
River Donaghey
3.22.19
Cannabis

The Underground Marijuana Doctors of Texas

When patients are desperate for cannabis, they turn to a married couple who have quietly built an illegal business.
Brendan Bures
3.19.19
Views My Own

Can You Become President Just by Being Really, Really Charming?

Beto O'Rourke's campaign promises to be driven more by personality than ideology. Will Democrats go for it?
Harry Cheadle
3.14.19
Munchies

Woman Sues Olive Garden After Cheesy Stuffed Mushrooms Allegedly Burned Her Mouth

She claims that the hot stuffed mushrooms required her to be airlifted to the burn unit.
Bettina Makalintal
3.14.19
DEEP DIVE - CREATED WITH JAMESON WHISKEY

Downtown San Antonio in the 1980s Was Heavy Metal's Eden

Metalheads made the bars in Tobin Hill a stomping ground for a burgeoning music scene.
Roque Strew
3.13.19
immigration

Mexico Is Now Trapping Migrants Before They Can Even Reach the US Border

'We were locked inside as if we were in a jail,' one migrant said of his experience at a shelter.
Justin Glawe
2.26.19
accident

This Teen Tried to Take the Perfect Selfie and Fell off a 50-Foot Bridge

"I broke my face a whole bunch."
River Donaghey
2.21.19
The VICE Guide to Right Now

This Stoner Broke into a Vacant House to Get High and Ran into a Giant Tiger

But the cops just thought they were hallucinating.
River Donaghey
2.12.19
Power

Christian Extremists Infiltrate Texas Government in Attack on Trans Rights

Multiple fringe evangelical Christian groups with connections to the top levels of Texan government have been working to dismantle the civil rights of transgender Americans
Diana Tourjée
2.7.19
climate change

The Next Financial Crisis Could Be Caused by Climate Change

After wildfires bankrupted a major utility, there's concerns that more severe natural disasters will lead to economic devastation.
Geoff Dembicki
1.28.19
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