The 80s

Fast Food

Toto's 'Africa' Is Playing On Loop in a London Burger King All Day Today

Bless the rains and eat your Whopper, too.
Hilary Pollack
8.7.18
Drugs

I Was a Cocaine Kingpin's Ride-or-Die

"When he came home, I would wake up and help him count the money."
Erika “Reika” Carter
5.18.18
Remembering Things

20 Years Ago, ‘The Wedding Singer’ Forced 80s Nostalgia Down Our Throats

The 1998 Adam Sandler/Drew Barrymore rom-com kicked off the wave of retro culture fetishization that was to follow.
Dan Ozzi
2.13.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Watch the Trailer for Netflix's Show About an 80s Female Wrestling League

Alison Brie and Marc Maron will star in 'GLOW,' helmed by the same folks behind 'Orange Is the New Black.'
VICE Staff
5.15.17
Remembering Things

A Tribute to Madonna's Early 80s Post Punk Past

In wake of a new biopic, we remember what was really happening before Madonna became Madonna.
Alexandra Serio
5.2.17
Premieres

Explore 40 Transgressive Years of Goth Men's Fashion

This dramatic new video is brought to you by the same team of Canadian goths who launched the viral women's version last year
Kim Kelly
2.2.17
Film

Why the Fuck Is Crocodile Dundee Still Australia's Highest-Grossing Film?

Given it’s the 30th anniversary of what remains Australia’s biggest ever box office hit ever, I took a look at it with fresh eyes.
Lee Zachariah
1.8.17
Interviews

An Interview with Paul Simon, One of the Last Burning Stars in the Pre-Internet Galaxy

Paul Simon was taking about cultural appropriation before the Internet was even born, but what does the seasoned songwriter think about modern pop in today's hyper-connected world?
Tshepo Mokoena
5.5.16
Op-Eds

Fuck School: David Bowie Taught Me Everything I Needed to Know About Identity, Acceptance, and Art

He didn't just scratch the surface; he excavated it, renovated it, and tore it down, just so he could start all over again.
Martin James
1.11.16
Cocktails

Millennials Want to Drink Cocktails That Their Parents Liked in the 70s

A report says that young people are ready to return to the days of Long Island Iced Teas, Mai Tais, and Screwdrivers. Oh, and they want to smoke weed.
Hilary Pollack
9.9.15
great moments in sports history

A Brief History of the Time Kenny Rogers Pump-Faked Michael Jordan Out of the Gym

Talk about the Gambler! Or something?
David Matthews
8.1.15
Internet Videos Of Particular Importance

Get Your 'Final Fantasy' Swords Out and Watch Twin Shadow's New Video for "I'm Ready"

For the first time in human history, 'Final Fantasy' looks kind of cool.
Eric Sundermann
5.1.15
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