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Is Instagram harder to quit than smoking? Can you ever get rich from gambling? Is it ever ok to masturbate to Facebook photos? In VICE UK's new podcast, we attempt to answer the questions that Google can't. Questions with complicated, messy answers. It's called "Yeah, But It's Not As Simple As That" because nothing is as straightforward as it seems.
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Is Instagram harder to quit than smoking? Can you ever get rich from gambling? Is it ever ok to masturbate to Facebook photos? In VICE UK's new podcast, we attempt to answer the questions that Google can't. Questions with complicated, messy answers. It's called "Yeah, But It's Not As Simple As That" because nothing is as straightforward as it seems.
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    Is London Becoming More Dangerous Cos Of Petty Squabbles On WhatsApp?

    Is London Becoming More Dangerous Cos Of Petty Squabbles On WhatsApp?

    Knives, acid and guns - London has become an ugly place for many of its residents. But what is behind the rise in violent attacks? Police funding, drugs, social media or maybe something else? Featuring Ceryl, a Youth Worker in London, plus Max Daly, VICE Reporter. Hosted by Sam Wolfson. 
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    • 26 min
    Is It Alright To Go To Bed On An Argument?

    Is It Alright To Go To Bed On An Argument?

    Diets, morning routines and meditation - this week we’re talking about the world of self help and life advice. VICE’s Zing Tsjeng, Sirin Kale and Emma Garland bring their advice to The Game Show. Hosted by your lad Sam Wolfson. 
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    • 27 min
    Can You Get Arrested For Basically Doing Nothing At All?

    Can You Get Arrested For Basically Doing Nothing At All?

    Did you know you could get arrested for skateboarding, being out late, or gathering in a group of two of more? Hear from someone using PSPOs on behalf of the Council, someone at a charity supporting homeless people who are being handed PSPOs, and someone utilising PSPOs to fight for something she believes in. Hosted by Sam Wolfson, with reports from VICE’s Mark Wilding. 
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    • 29 min
    Are Teenagers Today Cooler Than They’ve Ever Been?

    Are Teenagers Today Cooler Than They’ve Ever Been?

    They've got better dress sense and they look after themselves better, but do today's teenagers know how to have fun? Hear from Charlie Barker, model and Insta-influencer, Reebok’s Creative Director, plus a bunch of excited teens at a London Supreme drop. Hosted by Sam Wolfson, Executive Ed at VICE UK.
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    • 29 min
    Is There Anything More Infuriating Than Insomnia?

    Is There Anything More Infuriating Than Insomnia?

    Everyone thinks that their problems are bigger than your problems, right? Hear from a girl who's allergic to sunlight, a guy who can't visualise things in his head, and an insomniac. Sam Wolfson, Executive Ed at VICE UK (who also suffers from dyspraxia) hosts our first ever game show. 
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    • 30 min
    Do Middle Class People Need To Learn To Integrate?

    Do Middle Class People Need To Learn To Integrate?

    Integration is usually discussed in terms of immigrant communities becoming more “British”. But what happens when hipsters move to areas where immigrants have lived for years and start bringing their coffee shops and cobbled streets? Sam Wolfson, Executive Ed at VICE UK, alongside Poppy Noor, VICE Journalist, investigates. 
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    • 32 min

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