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Teenage Exorcists (Part 1/2) Teenage Exorcists (Part 1/2)

AUDIENCE: [CHANTING] ANNOUNCER: Let’s give a very warm welcome– Teenage Exorcist. CHARLET DOBUC: The Teenage Exorcists is not the latest occult TV show, but a trio of real-life All-American home-schooled virgins from Phoenix, Arizona. 18-year-old Brynne and her two friends the Sherkenback sisters spend their spare time touring the world confronting the devil. Bob Larson,…

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The Chinese Expat Running an Underground Gun School The Chinese Expat Running an Underground Gun School

Hi, I’m Lydia from the VICE office in Brooklyn, New York. Despite being very illegal in China the appeal of guns drives many youth to travel outside of the country just to shoot. Our colleagues over at VICE China did the same by traveling to the Philippines to take a shooting class and study the…

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Tripping on Hallucinogenic Frogs (Part 3/3) Tripping on Hallucinogenic Frogs (Part 3/3)

HAMILTON MORRIS: Juan lights a stick on fire and gets it glowing orange. The captain does not react. He takes two more burns the same way, and then Juan begins to rub the jelly into all three wounds. [SPEAKING PORTUGUESE] HAMILTON MORRIS: Does he feel anything? [SPEAKING PORTUGUESE] MALE SPEAKER: He’s beginning to feel it.…

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The Brutal Tattoo Ritual Built on Pain The Brutal Tattoo Ritual Built on Pain

Yeah, it’s always the question why, but… I feel more complete every time I have a session, you know. Everybody wants to look like how you see yourself, you know. For the Brutal Black project, the most important [thing] is the experience. It’s like a kind of rite of passage thing, like a ritual. They…

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Colombia’s Hidden Killers: Part 1/2 (Documentary) Colombia’s Hidden Killers: Part 1/2 (Documentary)

KRISHNA ANDAVOLU: When you think of land mines, countries like Afghanistan, Sudan, Iraq, and other conflict areas around the world might come to mind. But Colombia is one of the most affected countries in the world, too. Because for the last 50 years, there’s been a roiling conflict between leftist Marxist guerrillas and the Colombian…

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Murder Rates Keep Rising in Venezuela (Part 1/3) Murder Rates Keep Rising in Venezuela (Part 1/3)

RYAN DUFFY: Probably could have gone one slice of pizza lighter at dinner. FELIX JEREZ RIVERA: [SPEAKING SPANISH] RYAN DUFFY: So it’s the 13th year of the Chavez regime here in Venezuela, and his Bolivarian revolution has left the country deeply divided along political lines. And despite its egalitarian aims, the economic divide between the…

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