The Last American Rodeos (Part 2/2)

[MUSIC PLAYING] BERT JONES: I compete usually every weekend. Every Friday nights, I’ll be competing at Cave Creek, out by Phoenix, Arizona at a place called Buffalo Chip. And I pretty much go over there because they pay pretty good money. Then Saturdays and Sundays, I would just go anywhere Continue Reading

The Last American Rodeos (Part 1/2)

MALE SPEAKER: Get in the hold now. Get in the hold now. Get in the hold now. Whoa! Come on. Come on. Turn around. EARL TSOSIE, JR: When we get to rodeos now, we meet people. And that’s when we have our time, we meet a lot of people. We Continue Reading

Tripping on Hallucinogenic Frogs (Part 1/3)

[MUSIC PLAYING] [SOUNDS OF AMAZON] HAMILTON MORRIS: Hello. I’m Hamilton Morris. We’re currently boating through flooded forests on our way to meet the Mayoruna Indians, a formerly cannibalistic tribe who use a strange frog derived drug they call sapo. They use it to give themselves energy before hunting. They use Continue Reading

Losing Millions on the Homie Vending Machine Empire: Profiles by VICE

the goal was to shake the glass quarter out of your pocket that’s always but I’ll go I was the king of the hump day every I had 1500 machines and every single machine on the top but every big machine that held the big two-inch capsule we had always Continue Reading

Alexis Neiers on Drugs, Prison, and the Bling Ring: Profiles by VICE

first time I tried I mean what classifies a hard drug like xanax xanax I was maybe in like seventh grade eighth grade was the first time I had tried cocaine and I snorted a little bit of meth did you give me a list of what for see how Continue Reading

An Inside Look at the Exotic Animal Trade: Profiles by VICE

Most of the people that say “I want to buy a tiger” are what you can classify as impulse buyers, people who say, “If I raise it from a cub, it won’t bite me, will it?” I can house break it if it grows up in my house it will Continue Reading