Tweens

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Satanist Middle Schoolers Planned to Kill 15 Students and Drink Their Blood, Cops Say

They allegedly brought butcher knives to school and wanted to kill "as many students as possible," then scatter their remains at the school's entrance.
Drew Schwartz
10.25.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Watch This Extremely Tall 12-Year-Old Basketball Player Destroy His Puny Peers

How is this allowed?
Drew Schwartz
6.15.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

This Tween Says He Beat Up a Creepy Clown with a Selfie Stick

Now the local sheriff's office is on the lookout for "evil clowns and anyone considering creepy clown activity."
Drew Schwartz
10.19.17
Fighting Words

Porn Stars Are Helping Parents Talk to Kids About Sex

The closest thing to a "talk" I got was the time my mom gifted me a book that detailed the ins and outs of reproductive organs.
Allison Ramirez
7.14.17
The VICE Guide to Right Now

A 12-Year-Old Stole His Parents’ Van, Picked Up a Friend, and Drove It for 130 Miles

It's time we all took preteens seriously.
VICE Staff
9.9.16
Stuff

A World-Famous Shock Cartoonist Is Publishing the Ultimate Life Guide for Tweens

Before there was Ted, there was Mr. Wiggles, another drunken teddy bear whose author has now written a comic guide for middle schoolers.
Kristel Jax
7.7.15
kids

Giving Your Kid Sips of Beer Can Turn Them Into a Teenage Drunk

A new study suggests that those innocent tastes of Chianti at the dinner table could morph your child into a bleary-eyed, booze-guzzling, teenage ne’er-do-well.
Munchies Staff
3.31.15
Stuff

Are Vloggers Ripping Off Their Young Fans for Meet-and-Greets?

As the cult of YouTube celebrity grows, fan interactions have been rapidly monetized. The question is, is $80 a fair price to pay for a selfie and a hug?
Amelia Tait
10.21.14
Stuff

Who's Actually Going to Smoke E-Joints?

Stoners seem to enjoy spending vast amounts of money on smoking paraphernalia that they don't really need. The new e-joint, which is just like an e-cigarette, only it gets you high is a prime example. Here's what their target demos probably look like.
Camille Frilley and Romain Gonzales
7.11.14
News

What Wisconsin's Teenage Girls Think About the Slender Man Stabbing

We sent one of our favorite young adult novelists, Kathleen Hale, to Wisconsin to find out what local teen girls think about the Slender Man stabbing.
Kathleen Hale
7.7.14
Stuff

We Spoke to Ann Hirsch About 'Muffy,' Her New Show at American Medium

She's starred on a reality show, written a play about a preteen's AOL chats with a dirty old man, and created video art about porn.
Ana Cecilia Alvarez
6.7.14
Premieres

Throw Some Vodka and Drugs in Your Drink and Watch the New Tweens Video

The "Forever" video is basically a mini John Hughes movie, except minus all of the sappiness and with way more drinking
Fred Pessaro
4.14.14
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