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The Fight for California’s Fresh Water: America’s Water Crisis (Part 3/3)

EMERSON ROSENTHAL: The most important thing to know about fresh water in California is that there just isn’t enough. The second thing you quickly find out is that the state’s no stranger to full-on water wars. Basically, whoever controls the water in California controls the future. Currently the dominant player in the state’s big agriculture is Paramount Farms, which is…

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Takanakuy: Fistfighting in the Andes

Takanakuy: Fistfighting in the Andes

[INTRO PLAYING] [CHEERING IN FOREIGN LANGUAGE] THOMAS MORTON: Hi. It’s Thomas. We’re in the Peruvian Andes. It’s the day before Christmas. All these guys are about to go beat the shit out of each other. It’s called Takanakuy. [CHEERING AND MUSIC IN FOREIGN LANGUAGE] THOMAS MORTON: Takanakuy is a giant mass brawl that happens every year at Christmastime in the…

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Art Talk: Michele O’Marah

Art Talk: Michele O’Marah

[MUSIC PLAYING] MICHELE O’MARAH: My name’s Michele O’Marah. [LAUGHS] I’m a video artist. -So then, the first video art project that you made was the “For Those About to Rock” videos? MICHELE O’MARAH: Yeah, it was sort of seven short videos. And it’s my history of indie rock or punk rock, I guess you would say– the Velvet Underground, the…

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Shane Smith Strips Down for 2,000,000 Subscribers!

Shane Smith Strips Down for 2,000,000 Subscribers!

SHANE SMITH: Hi, I’m Shane Smith. We’re here at Vice offices at Brooklyn, NY. I’m celebrating. Why? Because we hit two million subscribers. Very quickly, because you’re beautiful. And I’m naked. Let’s go take a tour. All right, here we go. There’s people in there and they’re laughing. You’ve humiliated me, YouTube. Last time we talked to “Motherboard” who did…

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Cody Wilson on 3D-Printed Guns: VICE Podcast 001

Cody Wilson on 3D-Printed Guns: VICE Podcast 001

CODY WILSON: I think you have to almost be– well, pretty crazy and unrealistic to even start a project like this. [MUSIC PLAYING] EDDY MORETTI: Hi, I’m Eddy Moretti, and welcome to a new “VICE” podcast. I’m here with Cody Wilson, who’s the subject of one of our new documentaries, “Click, Print, Gun.” CODY WILSON: Gun control, for us, is…

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Ultimate Fighting 1 of 2 – Balls Deep – VICE

Ultimate Fighting 1 of 2 – Balls Deep – VICE

THOMAS MARTIN (OFFSCREEN): Hi, I’m Baby Balls. My bosses think I’m a nerd, so they like to send me to live with different people to figure out what they’re all about. Anyway this is that. It’s called Balls Deep. ANNOUNCER (OFFSCREEN): How’s everybody doing? [CROWD CHEERS] ANNOUNCER (OFFSCREEN): Everybody get to your seats. It’s time now for [INAUDIBLE] fight night…

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Before and After the Fight with Clay Guida: Fightland.com

Before and After the Fight with Clay Guida: Fightland.com

CLAY GUIDA: We leave it all on the line. The critics, the media, put all that stuff aside, man. It doesn’t bother me for a second. I’m going out there. I’m thankful for where I’m at. I’m more excited about where I’m going in the future. And I’m thankful for all those people, friends, family, fans, relatives. You know, every…

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UK’s Scariest Debt Collector (Part 1/2)

UK’s Scariest Debt Collector (Part 1/2)

[MUSIC PLAYING] SHAUN SMITH: There’s a path chosen for everyone in life, but I think mine was already chiselled out for me. Realistically, I shouldn’t be here. I’ve been kidnapped, thrown in a boot. 50 grand on my head, 100 grand on my head. What the fuck have I been doing for the last five or 10 years? People have…

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Fightland Meets Rashad Evans: Fightland.com

Fightland Meets Rashad Evans: Fightland.com

RASHAD EVANS: You know, there’s not one fighter that fights exactly alike. Even though they may look like it, they’re still– the expression is different, because your personality comes out in it. A side of me comes out when I’m competing, that in real life, I’m not like that. When I compete, I’m cocky sometimes. I’m arrogant. But that’s not…

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