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Why This Former K-Pop Singer Left Fame Behind To Become a Monk
The K-Pop industry has a dark side, one that Lee Kyung-Mi – now Monk Bohyun – knows all too well. From performing pop songs on stage to singing Buddhist prayer songs on YouTube.
Dark Side Of The 2000s / S1 EP10
Siegfried & Roy: Magic and Mayhem
The truth behind the tiger attack on Roy Horn is shrouded in mystery.
Dark Side Of The 2000s / S1 EP9
Men's Magazines: The Maxim Effect
Men's magazines energize the industry but leave a toxic legacy in their wake.
Vice Special Report / S2 EP14
Sold Out: Ticketmaster and the Resale Racket
VICE News takes an inside look at the darker corners of concert tickets scalping.
Dark Side Of The 2000s / S1 EP8
Charlie Sheen: Addicted to Winning
Charlie Sheen self-destructs, wagering a public, hateful war against his producer.
Dark Side Of The 2000s / S1 EP7
The Bachelor: Every Rose Has Its Thorn
The show professing to be about love is a much different beast behind the scenes.
Dark Side Of The 2000s / S1 EP5
Shock Jocks Part 1: The Rise
Shock jocks duke it out on-air to determine who can be more outrageous.
Dark Side Of The 2000s / S1 EP6
Shock Jocks Part 2: The Fall
Stern thrives on satellite but is forced to engage with rivals Opie and Anthony.
Dark Side Of The 2000s / S1 EP4
TMZ: Paparazzi Gone Wild
TMZ doesn’t just change the celebrity-gossip machine — it becomes the machine.
Dark Side Of The 2000s / S1 EP3
Lindsay Lohan: Star, Interrupted
The rise of the ravenous 24-hour gossip cycle nearly eats Lindsay Lohan alive.
Dark Side Of The 2000s / S1 EP2
TRL: Last Request
TRL is the daily destination where celebrities and fans mix IRL.
Dark Side Of The 2000s / S1 EP1
Jon & Kate Plus 8: Family Circus
TLC's wholesome image comes crashing down when the Gosselin marriage ends.