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The Story of 'Blue (Da Ba Dee)' by Eiffel 65
How a song that flopped when it came out wound up topping charts across the globe.
The Controversial Guru Who Wants to 'Upgrade Civilization'
To his devout followers, Bentinho Massaro is an inspiration—but his critics have accused him of “cult-like” practices and peddling fringe conspiracy theories.
The Young Black Conservatives of Trump’s America
We went to a first-of-its-kind black conservative conference in DC to talk to young conservatives of color about what’s drawing them to the Republican party.
The Rise of Asian Rap Culture with Rich Brian, 88rising, and $tupid Young
We met up with some of the biggest names in Asian hip-hop to find out why they got into the genre.
How to Roll a Turkey Joint for Thanksgiving
Let weed artist Tony Greenhand walk you through the process step by step, from making the feathers to lighting it up.
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How to Treat a Bartender, According to Bartenders
Seasoned New York City bartenders share their dos and don'ts when it comes to ordering a drink.
A Former Cult Member Explains How He Escaped
We sat down with Steven Hassan, a former cult member turned expert on the subject, to hear how he broke away from the Unification Church back in the 1970s.
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We Asked People About Their Craziest One-Night Stands
VICE's Darlene Demorizi got a handful of strangers to tell her about their wildest, weirdest, and worst one-night stands.
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The Bootleg Nikes That Got Banned by Big Tobacco
After a DIY designer made a pair of sneakers that riffed on Newport’s packaging, its legal team came after him with everything it had.
How to Smoke Weed Out of a King Crab Leg
All you have to do is crack it open, eat it, and stuff the empty shell with nugs.
The Extravagant Rite of Passage Rituals of Indonesia
We got an inside look the lavish ceremonies that celebrate a boy's transition into manhood—including colorful costumes, live music, and dancing horses.
The Art of an Ultra-Violent Wrestling 'Deathmatch'
To New York wrestler Casanova Valentine, slamming his opponents onto tables lined with barbed wire and tackling them to the ground isn’t just fun—it’s performance art.