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How LARPing Helped One Man Deal with His Autism

In this excerpt from VICE's new film "LARPing Saved My Life," we learn about the mental health benefits of live-action roleplaying.
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10.7.15
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LARPing Saved My Life

In this episode of "Profiles by VICE" we meet Jon Gallagher, a LARPer with Asperger's syndrome who says live action role-playing has helped him make friends, learn social skills, and get a job.
VICE Staff
10.7.15
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Gay Conversion Therapy - Part 3

Conversion therapy is the practice of "curing" gay people by trying to turn them straight. The practice has been around for a while, but these days it's considered ineffective, harmful, and potentially deadly.
VICE Staff
2.27.15
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Gay Conversion Therapy - Part 2

Conversion therapy is the practice of "curing" gay people by trying to turn them straight. The practice has been around for a while, but these days it's considered ineffective, harmful, and potentially deadly.
VICE Staff
2.26.15
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Gay Conversion Therapy - Part 1

Conversion therapy is the practice of "curing" gay people by trying to turn them straight. The practice has been around for a while, but these days it is considered ineffective, harmful, and potentially deadly.
VICE Staff
2.25.15
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Harmony Korine's 'The Legend of Cambo'

When Cambo's parents went through a brutal divorce, he fled to the backwoods of Alabama to be alone. No traffic, no people, no responsibility—just pure survival.
VICE Staff
1.29.15
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The Bros of Fracking

VICE heads to North Dakota fracking territory to meet the new generation of young and wealthy directional drillers who are taking part in the politically loaded and controversial method of obtaining oil.
VICE Staff
7.28.14
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Matthew Lesko's Life Lessons

VICE meets Matthew Lesko, the self-proclaimed federal grant researcher and informercial personality who made it big in his "question mark" suit. He has written more than 20 books telling people how to get money from the US government.
VICE Staff
7.14.14
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Have You Watched Our Profiles Series Yet?

In today's attention-deficit throw-away society, very seldom is there room for the little guy (or gal) to have a chance at saying their piece in the spotlight. Profiles by VICE aims to change...
VICE Staff
7.7.14
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The Guardian Angel of Guatemala

By day, Dr. Jorge Chiu is a cardiothoracic surgeon. By night, he volunteers as a paramedic to help the violence-ridden streets of Guatemala City. One moment Dr. Chiu will be dealing with a house fire, and the next he'll be treating gunshot wounds.
VICE Staff
6.30.14
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Blind Gunslinger

At 27, Carey McWilliams became the first totally blind person in the USA to acquire a concealed-carry permit. Despite weapons training during his ROTC years, McWilliams has faced opposition to his right to bear arms from both the media and public...
VICE Staff
6.23.14
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Alexis Neiers on Drugs, Prison, the Bling Ring, and Redemption

Alexis Neiers, ex–heroin addict and star of cult classic reality show Pretty Wild, has had a pretty crazy life.
VICE Staff
6.16.14
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