Dwayne Cyr

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‘American Psycho’: Ten Years Later/Twenty Years Later

'American Psycho' is (at least for now) the pinnacle of Bret Easton Ellis's art: the dark-hearted swansong of an era that sums up its subject matter with a perfect balance of breadth and incisiveness. Gross satire delivered with a hyperrealistic...<p><i>Image by Courtney Nicholas</i><p>I listened to the <i>American</i> …

My Name Is Tom and I’m a Video Game Addict

I was a Nintendo 'Legend of Zelda' fanatic. The later incarnations of 'Zelda'—I think one was called 'Ocarina of Time'—helped me through difficult times in high school, while also making me feel like a loser because I was spending hours playing a...<p><i>Image by Courtney Nicholas</i><p>“I am a video game nerd …

The Mating Rituals of the Renaissance Pleasure Fair

In many ways the fair is an elaborate mating ritual complete with pregaming, peacocking, and corsets. Inhibitions dissipate, marriages open up, and mistakes are made. But don’t worry, what happens at the faire is between you and your god, and as the...<p><i>Photos by Jennie Ross</i><p>The first thing you need …

Rick Rubin Breaks Down What He Cut From 'Yeezus'

From Mortal Kombat samples to sage leaves, this is all the shit the legendary producer had to cut.<p>In interviews, Kanye made <i>Yeezus</i> out to be his embrace of minimalism. After years of learning how to do the most with more, he tried to do the most with as little as possible. And then he brought him …

Recognizing Your Ex-Girlfriend in Porn

Sex is arguably the most intimate physical act. Seeing a woman I once loved plunge her hands inside another woman inverted that intimacy, making it alienating and public.<p><i>Photo by Blair Hopkins</i><p>According to <i>Cosmopolitan</i> magazine, watching porn together can be a great way to spice up your sex life. …

I Went to a Nightclub for the First Time Ever

For a nominal fee, the Hollywood Club Crawl offers plebes like you and I a “legendary night out in Hollywood,” providing unfettered access to four different clubs without the indignity of additional cover charges, waiting in line, or being judged for...<p><i>Photos by Nate Miller</i><p>This past weekend, I went …

Swim On, Cheever

In honor of all the essays that have been written by ninth graders about Holden Caulfield, here’s a little book report about John Cheever’s best story, “The Swimmer.”<p>For many, the name Cheever evokes images of rich Yankees in the old suburbs of upstate New York. It’s true that much of his work …

The VICE Guide to Adulthood

We are so sick of you full-grown babies running around aimlessly—with your shoes untied and overdraft-fee receipts falling out of your pockets and grease stains on your cut-offs and employment-repellant skillsets and inability to party and go to work...<p>We are so sick of you full-grown babies …