I have had editors at Vice who are very conscientious about making sure freelancers get paid on time, and I have had some for whom that doesn't seem to be a high priority. It doesn't strike me as much different than many other similar publications. » 3/03/14 2:36pm 3/03/14 2:36pm

I have picked up a number of books based on glowing recommendations on here, and been disappointed most of the time. The enthusiasm for a good premise seems to often outweigh the quality of writing, which is fine, sci-fi site is excited about sci-fi books. That said, after reading the chapter excerpted here I… » 2/26/14 9:14pm 2/26/14 9:14pm

Professor Wants Schools to Teach Sexy Students to Love More, Bone Less

According to a study last year by the National Marriage Project and others, the average age at which we get married is now at an all-time high. The study, "Knot Yet", whose titular pun is how you know it's good, says women are waiting until 27, and men 29, before promising to fart next to each other on the couch for… » 2/09/14 5:05pm 2/09/14 5:05pm

Infamous Prankster Thong-Bombs New York Fashion Week Runway Show

The hottest new looks from New York Fashion Week this season are felt crowns, thongs, trench coats, and a shit-eating grins, as seen when a streaker sprinted across the stage at Prabal Gurung's runway show on Saturday. » 2/09/14 3:30pm 2/09/14 3:30pm

Shia LaBeouf's Still Got It, Storms Out of Press Conference

Churlish performance art major and bar-fighting Shakespearean Antonio Shia LaBeouf has once again dazzled the world with his ability to feel things more deeply than the rest of us. During a press conference for Lars von Trier's Nymphomaniac, (inexplicably still not out in theaters yet), a film in which he was forced… » 2/09/14 1:15pm 2/09/14 1:15pm