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Voytek

The coolest bear you’ve probably never heard of. Discovered in Iran by Polish troops, Woytek (pronounced Voytek) loved hanging with the comrads, throwing back beers and smoking (a…

The Real Don Draper?

Vice has come to the conclusion that George Lois is the inspiration for Don Draper. Of course, there are plenty other advertising figures that have been honored with this distinction. Could it be? You…

Absinthe

It seems like it occurred something like yesterday; the shiny all-metal interrogation room, the two heavyset customs officers, the questions, and there, on the ground, the two bottles of Abinsthe. The…