Tom Usher

Stuff

People Tell Us About the Inanimate Objects That Mean the Most to Them

We asked a load of people about the items they own that pack an emotional punch.
Tom Usher
1.8.17
Stuff

I Hung Out with the Champion Boxer Who Inspired 'Bleed for This'

You ever broken your neck? It really, really hurts. You ever boxed? It really, really hurts. Vinny Paz did both, within 13 months of each other and won the world championships five times.
Tom Usher
12.2.16
Photo

Photos of a London You Rarely See

We spoke to one member of artist collective the Lurkers about their new book, made up of photos they've taken while graffitiing the walls of a gentrifying city.
Tom Usher
12.1.16
Stuff

I Changed My Tinder Song Every Day to See Which Genre Gets You the Most Matches

Would a classic R&B slow jam be more enticing than some antisocial grindcore? Or would more people want to date me because I publicly admitted to enjoying the music of Ray Lamontagne?
Tom Usher
10.7.16
Stuff

I Spent All Night Riding Around London in an Uber Pool

Would anyone speak to me? Is there any truth at all that it's the "new Tinder"? How many drunk people would come on to me?
Tom Usher
8.26.16
Stuff

I Went to a Giant Festival for People Obsessed with War

The War and Peace Show felt quite sweet and highly problematic all at the same time.
Tom Usher
Tom Usher, Photos: Alexander McBride Wilson
7.28.16
Sex

Successful Fuck Buddies Talk About How They Kept It Casual

How to stop your big fat feelings from getting in the way.
Tom Usher
6.28.16
Travel

What It's Like to Be Arrested on Vacation

Being arrested is never great, but it's even worse when you've paid for a flight to be there.
Tom Usher
6.24.16
Fashion

We Asked Young Farmers How They Feel About the Rest of the World Stealing Their Look

Sales of flat caps have apparently gone up 83 percent this year. But what do actual farmers think about it? Are they furious that their style is being appropriated?
Tom Usher
6.2.16
Stuff

Guys and Girls Talk About the Last Time They Got into a Street Fight

Street fighting is one of society's great levelers: No matter who you are or where you're from, picking a fight with a stranger always makes you a huge dickhead.
Tom Usher
5.23.16
Stuff

Everything You'll Ever Need to Know About Penis Transplants

The first successful penis transplant took place in 2014, but where are we now?
Tom Usher
3.7.16
tech

What It's Like to Be a Popular 'Weird Twitter' Personality

Is it strange going from tweeting jokes to 30 followers to suddenly having a captive audience of thousands?
Tom Usher
2.24.16
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