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Local Legends
10:24

The 60-Ton Junk Cathedral of Texas

Vince Hanneman, AKA The Junk King, has become famous in Austin for the massive, multi-room, 60-ton Cathedral of Junk he has been building on his property since the 80s.
Local Legends
7:14

The Furniture Salesman that Saved Houston: Mattress Mack

If you live in Houston, you probably know Jim McIngvale as his alter-ego "Mattress Mack." Mack is fixture of Houston and a true local legend.
Local Legends
6:34

Pancho Claus is Coming to Town | Local Legends

Since 1981, Richard Reyes has played the part of Pancho Claus, dressing up in a zoot suit and delivering presents in a low-rider to kids around the city.
Local Legends
11:06

Dennis Woodruff

Profiling the local heroes.
Local Legends
9:06

The Ice Bearded Surfers of Lake Michigan

Daniel Schetter, known as “Surfer Dan,” has become a local legend for surfing Lake Superior, rain or shine, and making epic ice beards in the meantime.
10 Questions You Always Wanted To Ask...
4:56

An Eating Disorder Specialist Explains Our Unhealthy Relationship to Food

VICE spoke to Ashley McHan, an eating disorder therapist, about our unhealthy relationship to food, how it contributes to disordered eating and the underlying causes, similarities and differences of various eating disorders.
Local Legends
7:18

Chili’s Manager by Day, Wrestling Hero by Night

Joe Singer is a mild mannered restaurant manager at Chili’s by day. But by night transforms into his wrestling persona, Hobo Hank, a homeless and heroic character of unpredictable proportions.
Local Legends
7:28

All Trump Tattoos are Free at this NH Shop

Meet the New England tattoo artist who skyrocketed to fame after offering free Trump tattoos to anyone who asked.
10 Questions You Always Wanted To Ask...
4:42

An Alien Abduction Therapist Explains Extraterrestrial Encounters

An clinical hypnotherapist specializing in alien abductions, UFO's, and extraterrestrial contact answers 10 questions about her job treating people who've encountered the extraordinary.
VICE Sports Meets
6:52

The NBA Player Fighting for LGBTQ Equality

After Reggie Bullock’s sister, a trans woman, was tragically murdered in 2014, Reggie made it his mission to spread awareness about issues facing the LGBTQ community.
Back In My Day
7:31

Two Generations of Models on the Evolution of Fashion

"I had to sit in a trash can...and have water poured on my head for 5 hours. But the pictures were amazing." A young, plus size model and an iconic fashion veteran discuss how the modelling industry has changed over the years.
Local Legends
4:50

I Sold Weed in Front of My Governor’s Office

VICE meets Ed Forchion, also known as NJ Weedman, to see what happened when he protested marijuana legalization by selling weed in front of the New Jersey governor's office.
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