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Brazil’s Love Affair With Uber Has Been Ruined by Kidnapping, Robbery, and Murder

Uber, cash, and crime is a bad mix.
Guilherme Tagiaroli
2.26.17
Photo

Back When Serbians Were the World's Poorest Billionaires

At the peak of Yugoslavia's hyperinflation, 500,000,000 dinar would have bought you a loaf of bread.
Aleksandra Niksic
12.6.16
Stuff

Meet New Zealand's 19-Year-Old Jordan Belfort Getting Rich Racketeering on the Dark Web

"I don't mind living with the paranoia."
Beatrice Hazlehurst
10.13.16
Stuff

Kanye West, Here's Why You Should Hire Me as Your Twitter Beef Consultant

Undoubtedly, Kanye West lost the Battle of the Butthole. But with me onside, he could have won it. Here's how.
Joel Golby
1.29.16
Life Inside

Getting a Hustle: How to Live Like a King Behind Bars

From moonshine to tattoos to balloons of drugs, America's prison inmates do what it takes to make life inside tolerable.
Patrick Larmour
1.18.16
Stuff

How to Invest Your Money When You Don't Have Any Money

The no risk, low risk and pretty risky ways you can make some extra cash from your paltry stash.
Leah Milner
12.3.15
Stuff

Currency Converters, Anagrams and Westlife: The Euro Used to Be Great

Our European editors look back at a time when a single currency promised to unite and protect Europe.
VICE Staff
7.24.15
Stuff

What the Rich Kids of Tehran Tells Us About Iranian Youth Culture

Shameless Insta-bragging or a message of political defiance?
Micha Barban Dangerfield
6.3.15
Photo

Strip Clubs, Cadillacs and Pool Parties – Photographing America's Deep South

Ivar Wigan, Words: Daisy Jones
5.23.15
Video Games Killed the Radio Star

Having a Job in a Video Game Is Just as Dull as Real Life

Some games give your character a job. But just as in real life, these can be mind-numbingly boring.
Mike Diver
2.13.15
Bad Cop Blotter

US Feds Are Making It Harder for Local Cops to Seize Private Property

Attorney General Eric Holder is axing a programme called Equitable Sharing, dealing a brutal – if not fatal – blow to the system of formalised American police corruption that is civil asset forfeiture.
Lucy Steigerwald
1.20.15
News

These Former Skinheads Are Fighting Racism

For those skins who repent – who repudiate their white-power ideals – it's a long road to achieving any sort of atonement.
Luke Winkie
1.7.15
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