The Conflict Minerals... Issue

The Conflict Minerals... Issue

Mortal Kombat

The new Mortal Kombat, which is technically the ninth of the franchise, is almost everything I want from an MK game.
Stephen Lea Sheppard
7.25.11
The Conflict Minerals... Issue

Baryogenesis Is Very Generous

We think that the universe started with a big fireball, aka the Big Bang. After that, there was a period of rapid expansion, or inflation, as the universe cooled. At the end of this inflation, it’s likely that there was just as much matter as...
Michael J. Ramsey-Musolf
7.12.11
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Bald at the Zoo

They took my toupee. Wouldn't give it back. Pigs never let you have anything you want. That's part of the fun of being a pig. You can take anything you want, and no one can do shit about it. Except richies, but who's rich in the fucking desert?
Brett Gelman
6.15.11
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The Heart of Bleakness

Walking through the jungle in the dead of night with a group of Rwandan rebels best known for their expertise at rape and murder wasn’t exactly what we had planned for our first trip to the Democratic Republic of Congo.
Jason Mojica
6.2.11
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Ovum Easy, Please

Those blessed with a vagina or a girlfriend with functioning genitals may be aware that a female’s reproductive organs occasionally excrete a gloppy white fluid.
Kara Crabb
6.2.11
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Serbia Needs Women

The breakup of the Socialist Federal Republic of Yugoslavia hit Serbia a little hard.
BABY BALLS
6.1.11
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Butcher’s Hook

Photos by Tom Beard,<br /> Stylist: Sam Voulters
Tom Beard, Sam Voulters
6.1.11
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Genocidal Graffiti

In July 1995, Serb forces overtook the town of Srebrenica, Bosnia, and killed more than 8,000 Bosnian Muslims. It was the most horrific instance of mass murder in Europe since the end of World War II.
Giacomo Cosua
6.1.11
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Farel Dalrymple

I can drink like seventeen cups of coffee a day.
VICE Staff
6.1.11
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Relationship Story

One night in March, entering a café grinning uncontrollably, as he almost always did at this point in a new relationship...
Tao Lin
6.1.11
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Tinkle Tweaking

Hoje sabemos que a urina humana contém uma mistura complexa de aminoácidos, ureia, creatinina e vários outros compostos. Mas o corpo também usa a urina para excretar os subprodutos metabólicos das diversas drogas que ingerimos e biossintetizamos todos...
Dr. Nephros Ouron
6.1.11
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Employees of the Month

<b>PATRICK TSAI</b><br> Patrick Tsai has never taken a picture that hasn&rsquo;t made us go &ldquo;Awwwwwwwwww.&rdquo; We first came across his work back when he was one half of My Little Dead Dick&#151;our all-time favorite pair of photographic
VICE Staff
6.1.11
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