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Today's Special: Mitt Romney Gets Twinkies Cake, Has a Very Strange Way of Blowing Out Candles

Plus, Twitter is good for once and sends people to a doughnut shop run by a lonely dad.
Jelisa Castrodale
3.12.19
FRINGES

I Accidentally Fell Into the Feeder Fetish Community

The act of feeding and being fed elicits conversation, forges bonds, and creates community. Food is exciting. I, myself, am a cute fat girl who accidentally came into contact with my first 'feeder', a guy who experiences erotic pleasure from feeding.
Julia Nicole
10.21.17
egypt

Egypt’s sugar shortage could spell bigger problems for the country

Adel Abdel Ghafar
11.18.16
twinkies

Here's What Happens When You Keep a Twinkie Lying Around for 40 Years

Despite undergoing some mild discoloration, from bright starchy yellow to a dull gray, the pastry is completely in tact and shows no sign of decomposing anytime soon.
Nick Rose
6.29.16
junk food

The Playboy Mansion Is About to Get Filled with Ding Dongs and Ho Hos

Daren Metropoulis—a 32-year-old whose father, C. Dean Metropoulis, is an American billionaire—just bought Hugh Hefner’s groovy pad for a price of “more than $100 million.”
Alex Swerdloff
6.8.16
News

The VICE Morning Bulletin

This morning, Bernie Sanders denies Hillary Clinton has won the Democratic nomination, Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi arrives in DC, Axl Rose asks Google to remove "fat" photos of him, and more.
Vice Beta
6.7.16
vegas

My Quest for Las Vegas's Mermaid Cuisine Ended Up in the Fryer

Mermaids is the only place in Vegas where you can order fried Twinkies or double down on hot dogs doused in Mardi Gras beads from a clerk who's a dead ringer for Grace Jones.
Kristy Totten
9.29.15
Stuff

Deconstructing the Self-Loathing and Desire Surrounding the Word 'Twink'

Young, thin gay men talk about being fetishized and derided by the larger homosexual community.
Mitchell Sunderland
2.24.15
Toronto

April Bloomfield on Almost Becoming a Cop Instead of a Chef

April Bloomfield grew up in England with dreams of becoming a beat cop. I recently caught up with the acclaimed chef in Toronto to talk about her favorite cop shows, her squad car dreams, and whether or not she even likes doughnuts. Do not ask her...
Ivy Knight
4.30.14
Motherboard Blog

What Hostess Says About Solyndra

The fact that Hostess survived this long despite not responding to an increasingly-unreceptive and shrinking market sheds light on why government investment is so key to speeding growth in an industry that’s arguably more important and more in need...
Derek Mead
11.20.12
The Mexican Issue

Vice Fashion - Mexican Twinkies

Photos by Tony SolisStyling, hair, and makeup by Roberto Sanchez for Te Amo
Tony Solis, Sergio Orospe; Stylist: Roberto Sanche
6.2.08