Virginia

Booze

These Weird Booze-Knockoff Flavored Wines Are Showing Up in Gas Stations

Despite the products’ deceptive packaging, they don’t contain any vodka, bourbon, tequila, or gin.
Jelisa Castrodale
3.5.19
Late Capitalism

Anti-Amazon Fever Is Spreading, and Big Tech Companies Should Be Worried

After the company's deal collapsed in New York, the next community-upending project might be a tougher sell.
Ankita Rao
2.26.19
Views My Own

Blackface Scandals Show Why Some Black People Don't Trust Democrats

The party is trying to reach out to black voters, but it doesn't help that white Democrats keep admitting they used to dress in blackface.
Taylor Hosking
2.7.19
WTF

Restaurant Owner Says Photos of Opossums Running Around the Kitchen Are No Big Deal

My Noodle & Bar’s owner acknowledged that there had been an opossum in his restaurant, but said that it was “like three months ago.”
Jelisa Castrodale
12.7.18
Views My Own

Amazon Is Creating Cities for the Rich and Democrats Are Bending the Knee

Meanwhile, debt is exploding, Americans are very angry, and Donald Trump is honing in on a second term.
Matt Taylor
11.13.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Teens Could Actually Go to Jail for Trick-or-Treating in This Virginia Town

Any teen caught spending their Halloween in the most wholesome way imaginable could face six months behind bars.
Drew Schwartz
10.11.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Trans Student Blocked from Both Locker Rooms During School Safety Drill

She was forced to sit alone on the bleachers while her classmates and teachers huddled together inside.
Drew Schwartz
10.8.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Winemaker Promises 'Painful Death' for Thieves Who Stole $50,000 in Grapes

"Please know a slow and lingering death will never be long enough for you and no amount of pain you could endure will [be] great enough."
Drew Schwartz
9.13.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Some Anti-Poop Activist Is Flagging Piles of Dog Doo with Photos of Nic Cage

Apparently Roanoke has a "serious" poop problem on its hands.
Allie Conti
8.20.18
summer of screamo

Virginia Is for Screamo Lovers

Years after the state became a prolific mecca for hardcore bands, a new generation is now carrying the torch.
Dan Ozzi
8.8.18
politics

Guys, the 'Bigfoot Erotica' Candidate Is Not Actually into Bigfoot Erotica

Denver Riggleman is accused of being a "devotee" of bigfoot porn, but it looks like he just enjoys crude jokes.
Harry Cheadle
7.30.18
Premieres

Infant Island Carries the Torch for Virginia’s Proud Screamo Legacy

Listen to the band's debut LP that keeps the state's hardcore flame burning.
Dan Ozzi
7.27.18
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