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The Psychedelic Booby Trap Issue

Dealer's Delight

Photos by Maggie Lee,<br />Stylist: Annette Lamothe-Ramos
Maggie Lee, Annette Lamothe-ramos
6.28.11
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Records

<b>TEARIST<br> Living: 2009–Present</b><br> Tearist remind me of that scene in <i>Mad Men</i> where the pretty girl gives Don Draper an old-timey BJ in the car, and he thinks to himself, “She wants me to know her. The problem is that I already do.”
VICE Staff
6.23.11
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Allahu Akbar in a Parking Lot

On April 9 I stood in the parking lot of a Paris gas station and watched some 40 fundamentalist Muslims pray toward Mecca and chant &ldquo;Allahu Akbar!&rdquo;, scaring the piss out of holidaying motorists.
Jan van Tienen
6.22.11
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Literary

Ari Marcopoulos is the godfather of Xeroxed photozines. This is not a backhanded compliment. When you consider the amount of quality work Ari has put out over the years, you’ll see what we mean.
Jonnie Craig
6.1.11
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Patrick Kyle

VICE Staff
5.1.11
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Pleasure to Meet You, Rainbow Guy

Thirty years ago, Rainbow Guy (aka Guy Feldmann) was divinely inspired to change his gypsy ways, settle down, and complete two very important missions: build the Temple, a nondenominational gathering place devoted to the pursuit of truth, and burrow an...
Hannah Brooks
5.1.11
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Blonde with an Edge

<i>Beautiful Liverpool</i>, our new feature-length documentary, was made by Andy Capper and Leo Leigh as a follow-up to <i>Swansea Love Story</i>. The idea behind <i>Beautiful Liverpool</i> was to take a lighthearted look at the lives of the glamour...
Kev Kharas
5.1.11
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A Prayer and Two Parables

The short stories of Paul Maliszewski are laser-focused and perfectly terse, but they are also enigmatic. Anyone who knows anything about the form will recognize these as ideal traits. Last December, <i>Vice</i> published Paul&rsquo;s &ldquo;The...
Paul Maliszewski
Paul Maliszewski, Jason Fulford
5.1.11
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The Cute Show Page!

Red pandas have the right idea. Their lives are a permanent vacation, way up in the trees of the Himalayas, where they get to eat, sleep, and make adorable little faces all day long.
ELLIS JONES
5.1.11
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Tough Questions

As you can see here, Donald Weber captures painfully intimate photos. His photography has won him all sorts of fancy honors (for starters, a Guggenheim Fellowship and the Lange-Taylor documentary prize), and it makes perfect sense that some of his best...
Donald Weber
5.1.11
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Dead Dick

I open up the goddamn door. It&rsquo;s daytime. The sun slaps me in the eyes with its burning solar cock. Can&rsquo;t see shit. Next thing I&rsquo;m expecting is a bullet in my head or a knife to my chest
Brett Gelman
5.1.11
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Dragging Frame

Dr. Neil Ashby is a professor at the University of Colorado, Boulder. His research emphasizes the practical applications of theoretical general relativity.
Alex Dunbar, Neil Ashby
5.1.11
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