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Someone Stole Pieces of a Saint's Brain from an Italian Church

Strangely enough, it's not the first time a thief has jacked the body parts of a dead religious figure.
Drew Schwartz
thump news

Kraftwerk to Play Eight of Their Albums at Italy’s Club to Club Festival

The electronic music pioneers will take on eight shows in four days, with each performance dedicated to one album.
Krystal Rodriguez

This Is What Happens When an Italian Cheesemaker and Brewer Get Drunk

When the two families behind Italy’s oldest brewery and famed Turin cheesemakers Botalla came together for a boozy dinner, Italy's first beer cheese was born.
Johanna Derry
pizza made from frustration and spite

Naples Restaurant Offers Cut-Price Pizza To Coincide With Gonzalo Higuain’s First Injury at Juventus

This throws up a unique ethical conundrum: is it okay to profit from someone else’s suffering, if there’s delicious pizza involved?
UK Sports Staff

Will Turin Become Italy's First Vegan City?

Over the next five years, Appendino's newly formed council plans to prioritize educating the children of Turin on the environmental impact of meat production in the hopes that it will reduce consumption for future generations.
Alex Swerdloff

The VICE Morning Bulletin

This morning, Trump says he'd consider racial profiling, the Supreme Court will hear a challenge to gun control laws in two states, Star Trek actors mourn Anton Yelchin, and more.
VICE Staff

Inside the Experimental 'Radical Discos' of 1960s Italy

In the late 1960s, radical Italian architects way ahead of their time built conceptual clubs that catered to the emerging counterculture movement in the country. Unfortunately, a decade after it started, the movement faded into obscurity.
Harry Sword
my first club

My First Club: I-Robots

The Italian producer opens up about an early cosmic disco disaster.
Festival Season!

Three Cold Nights Raving at Movement Turin Proved Summer Is Definitely Overrated

Floorplan, Henrik Schwarz, Kerri Chandler and shitloads of pasta. Oh, the joys of Winter festivals.
Angus Harrison

People All Over Italy Are Angry at Their Government

The "Pitchfork" movement, which started as a group of Sicilian farmers pushing for government reforms, has morphed into something a lot bigger: citizens from all over the country taking to the streets to shout about how awful everything is.
Mattia Marinolli