Tanner Dickerson

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'The Get Down' Tells the Story Behind the Birth of Hip-Hop

Baz Luhrmann's new series about the beginning of hip-hop in the Bronx is unfocused at times, but ultimately true-to-life.<p>Baz Luhrmann's new Netflix series <i>The Get Down</i> is a fantastical bildungsroman set against the backdrop of the Bronx in the late 1970s. The show offers a fictionalized chronicle of …

People Are Using 'No Man’s Sky' to Memorialize Lost Relatives

For some, a game about wonder and discovery has become a quiet place to remember the dead.<p><i>In trying to cover a game as vast as No Man's Sky, we at</i> VICE Gaming <i>were torn between two needs: First, we wanted to offer you a picture of our experience playing the game; second, we want to spend quality</i> …

How to Get Mental Healthcare When You’re Young and Broke

There are options.<p>When I asked my therapist if she had any resources for finding affordable mental healthcare that didn't cost $216 an hour, she laughed. Granted, all her services currently cost me is $5 in copay, but that will end when I'm no longer covered by my dad's insurance. I know I'm not …

VICELAND's New Show 'Abandoned' Explores America's Modern-Day Ruins

Legendary skateboarder Rick McCrank goes on a journey to explore the country's abandoned places and meet the people who love them.<p>In our new VICELAND show <i>Abandoned</i>, legendary skateboarder Rick McCrank goes on a journey to explore abandoned places and meet the people who love them long after the …

Why It Matters that the Feds Are Opening the Doors for Weed Science

By removing infuriating roadblocks, the federal government may have just ushered in a golden age for green research.<p>The United States government has once againrenewed its commitment to busting people for having weed, affirming this week that it will classify cannabis as a Schedule I drug. As you're …

​‘Hell or High Water’ Might Be the Best Crime Movie of the Year

The heist thriller about a pair of bank-robbing Texas brothers is as gripping as it is politically minded.<p><i>Hell or High Water</i> opens with a bank robbery and an announcement that this is no ordinary heist thriller—the message "three tours in Iraq, but no bailout for people like us" is shown …

This Is What Immortality Looks Like

It's not always such a picnic.<p><i>There's a day in the not-too-distant future when incorrigible smokers, having blackened their lungs beyond function, will have access to a shiny new artificial pair; when cancer patients will mobilize microscopic nanobots in their</i> <i>bloodstreams to eradicate disease; when</i> …

I Ate Burger King's Whopperito Because I Am a Trash Person

Long story short: I'm a human toilet, and VICE knows this, so they asked me to go eat a Whopperito.<p>Rome has crumbled, and we're all shuffling around in the rubble, clawing at the hope that a bright golden age might still be ahead of us. The renaissance that I once thought we were looking forward to …

EA is opening the Battlefield 1 beta on August 31st

Ride a horse or drive a tank<p><i>Battlefield 1</i>, Electronic Art's new first-person shooter set during the first world war, will have a public beta starting on August 31st for Xbox One, PlayStation 4, and PC players. If you'd like to play it a little early, you'll need to register as a Battlefield …

You'll Eat Breakfast Every Day (and Look Forward to It) Thanks to These Frittata Recipes

A frittata is hands down one of the best ways to cook eggs. The one-pan dish is quick, easy, and the ultimate blank canvas — you can put just about anything in it, and it'll be good. Put your cast-iron skillet to good use with any of these tasty frittata recipes, from cheesy to protein-packed. If …

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Whole Foods has a bold new plan to imitate one of the most successful food startups

"There's a lot of people in the Willy Wonka laboratory working on this thing," Whole Foods Chief Information Officer Jason J. Buechel said Wednesday on a call with analysts.<p>"Huge interest in this," added Walter Robb, the company's co-CEO.<p>The meal kit industry is booming.<p>About 100 companies now …

Taco Bell's Latest Menu Addition Requires a Call to Your Weed Dealer First

Take a knee, Doritos Locos.<p>Two of your favorite foods are coming together: Taco Bell has created actual Cheetos Burritos. And they're not just peppering on some Cheeto dust and calling it a day. They're putting actual Cheetos inside beef burritos along with rice and cheese sauce.<p>The fast food chain …

7 Sweet Potato Hashes That Scream Breakfast for Dinner

As much as we love a bowl of Greek yogurt or a quick green smoothie for breakfast, sometimes something more substantial is calling our names. Instead …

Turn Nutrition Labels Into Data Visualizations You Can Actually Use To Make Better Food Decisions

Sage Project wants to make what you’re eating way more understandable.<p>Only about half of Americans read nutrition labels on food, and even fewer say they fully understand them–or what unpronounceable ingredients like “polydimethylsiloxane” actually mean. A new food data platform attempts to make …

Ten Best Complex Carbs For Optimal Body Composition & Health | Poliquin Article

Carbs are a very controversial food group. Nutrition experts don’t even agree about the ideal role of carbs in the diet, which makes it hard for you …

Hummus be joking! What eating habits do you wish you could change?

It’s a truth universally acknowledged that one can consume hummus and taramasalata by the tub-load (often without thinking about it). They have got to be two of the most moreish things on the planet. But their delicious taste comes at a price when it comes to your waistline.<p>New research by …

Clean Eating Is Giving Veganism a Bad Name

"Clean eating" and "wellness" are making vegans look even more ridiculous to everyone else than we already did.<p>Vegans are fat. Vegans are unhealthy. Vegans are poor. Vegans don't give a fuck about the Hemsley sisters. Despite what you have been led to believe over the past few years on Instagram, …

Vegetarian Cities Are Not the Worst Idea

A handful of local governments are encouraging meat cutbacks to curb climate change.<p>The announcement last week that Turin—the industrial core of meat-loving Italy—will be making moves toward vegetarianism was met with some groans. According to <i>The Guardian</i>, the meat-reduction agenda introduced by …

Parks Can Also Be Green Infrastructure

City Parks, Clean Water: Making Great Places Using Green Infrastructure, a new report from The Trust for Public Land (TPL), makes a strong case for …

The 4 Foods That Are Aging You -- And What To Eat Instead

Make these food swaps for a healthier life.<p>While none of us can turn back the clock and prevent aging, it can be a much more pleasant experience if we make changes early on to prevent illnesses and deterioration. With that in mind, we spoke to internal medicine specialist Erika Schwartz ― who has …

Are Community Colleges An Antidote To The High Cost Of Higher Ed?

All the talk about community colleges this electoral season is a logical response to the skyrocketing cost of higher education. Hillary Clinton has come out in favor of tuition-free community college, while Donald Trump has broadly referred to the “crush” of student debt during his presidential …

Why Soylent uses GMOs

A bag of Soylent.Josh Edelson / Getty Images<p>Soylent, Silicon Valley's favorite meal-replacement drink, is using the boogeyman of ingredients in its product.<p>And no, it's not people.<p>The startup, which has attracted a cult following with its convenient powders and ready-to-drink bottles designed to …

Donald Trump does his Reddit AMA in the most Donald Trump way possible

Republican Party nominee for president of the U.S., Donald J. Trump, made good on his promise and held a Reddit AMA (ask me anything) session late …

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What makes this tandoori chicken salad different from the rest

Poached, chilled chicken breast is a protein-packed blank canvas that’s primed to take on just about any palette of flavor and texture you can conjure.<p>This chicken salad recipe makes the most of that invitation. Its dressing, inspired by a tandoori marinade, is spiked with big, bold flavors: …

The Best Tomato Recipes EVER

You should eat as many tomatoes as you can this summer. These recipes will help.<p>When it comes to summer produce — like zucchini, apricots and eggplant — we’re pretty gratuitous with our adoration. We’ve waxed poetic about peaches and have loudly sung our praises for the little blueberry. We may …

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• Defendant acquitted of illegally transmitting $1,500 worth of cryptocurrency<br>• Judge: ‘Bitcoin has a long way to go before it is the equivalent of money’<p>A Miami court judge has sent ripples through the cryptocurrency community in a ruling in which she said bitcoin was not real money.<p>Defendant Michel …

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Why You'll Want a Dehydrator—Even If You Don't *Need* One

My dehydrator, a 9-tray Excalibur, is a big clunky box of a thing that whirs perpetually when it’s on, so much so that I’ve banished it from the kitchen to the garage. It’s not as lovely as my copper jam pot, or put to use quite as frequently as my Scanpan skillet. <b>And yet I love the bulky …

These Breakfast Tacos Will Make You Feel Like It's the Weekend Every Day

Breakfast tacos just seem synonymous with the weekends, but this recipe from The Love & Lemons Cookbook by Jeanine Donofrio may make you rethink your morning routine. The original recipe calls for scrambling the eggs and the veg together, although as you can see from my photo, it's perfectly …