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I Tried
13:13

I Tried Becoming an Instagram Influencer

Sally Burtnick tries to become a social media influencer.
VICE INTL
7:23

How to Rent Friends in Japan

We hit up Family Romance, a company that specializes in “people for rent,” to help throw VICE’s Kumpei Kuwamoto a wild birthday party—or at least what looked like one online.
Plastic Planet
17:06

I Got Surgery to Look Like My Snapchat and Facetune Selfies

Broadly follows two women who get cosmetic surgery to look like their filtered selfie photos on Snapchat and Facetune.
VICE News Tonight on HBO
4:13

Strippers are turning to bartending for a more lucrative career

It's bartenders versus dancers
People Vs.
3:04

The People Vs Kurt Coleman

We give the self-proclaimed selfie king and spray tan addict Kurt Coleman an opportunity to bite back at the commentary people have offered up on social media.
Superhuman
26:22

Are You An Empath?

In an age of unrest, narcissism and social media anxiety, VICE journalist, Hannah Ewens enters the superhuman world of empaths – gifted people who can feel the emotional, mental, or physical state of another person, or animal.
VICE News Tonight on HBO
5:01

Chinese women are getting rich by simply live streaming their days

VICE News visits a live streaming factory in Wuhan to find out how the business works, and spends a day with Huan Huan, a young woman who goes live a couple of hours a day, showing no skin, and rakes in up to $20,000 a month.
GARAGE
0:53

Playing With Slime While Covered in Chanel: Fine Dining (ASMR)

There is a curious draw to Instagram pages such as @craftyslimecreator’s where one can spend a staggering amount of time watching a well manicured hand mix and squish different homemade slimes. The result is a soothing and meditative experience.
GARAGE
1:10

Breadface Loves Carbs More Than You Do: Fine Dining (ASMR)

No one loves carbs quite as much as Breadface, the Instagram sensation who's cultivated a devoted six-figure following addicted to watching her smash her face— at times aggressively, and at others gracefully— into various baked goods.
VICE News Tonight on HBO
2:42

Immigrants' social media will be collected and kept forever by DHS

VICE News examines social media monitoring of immigrants after the DHS decision to use public data against them.
The Pizza Show
24:35

Obsession with Pizza

From viral pizza videos to pizza art to 24-karat gold pizza, we're seeing and eating it all. You thought you were obsessed with pizza already? Just wait.
VICE News Tonight on HBO
5:15

This Artist Shows Us How Computers See The World

VICE News visits Trevor Paglen, an artist who is exploring how AI sees the world.
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