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'The Emperor's New Clothes': Brand at His Banker Baiting Best REVIEW
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A year and a half ago, I wrote a blog post called ‘Russell Brand: The Neverlutionary‘. In this post, I remarked that Brand was all talk and no action. I commented that for all his criticism of mainstream media, he was its poster boy. And I lamented that, if you don’t practice what you preach, […]

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In Praise of Fiction
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I am a truly voracious reader. From the most frivolous BuzzFeed listicle to an eloquent book on mortality, there is almost no form of content that I don’t enjoy. But if I had to play favourites, I’d definitely choose classic fiction as my drug of choice. Yet time and time again, I meet highly intelligent […]

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Five Disturbing Things You Don't Know About Getting Published
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You’ve finished your manuscript, sought out an agent and are hopeful your wonderful book will be snapped up. Here are some little-known facts about what happens next… you’re walking into the lion’s den. 1 Your success is reliant on market information before a publisher will even touch what you’ve written. Annual figures produced by Nielsen […]

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Susanna Reid Grills Protein World's Head Of Marketing On ‘Good Morning Britain' Following ‘Are You Beach Body Ready?' Ad Controversy
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There’s been plenty of fuss over Protein World’s ‘Are You Beach Body Ready?’ during the last week, and now the company’s head of marketing has faced a grilling from Susanna Reid. Susanna and her ‘Good Morning Britain’ co-host Ben Shephard questioned Richard Staveley on the company’s controversial posters, which have been criticised by many body […]

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Life In The Arts Lane – Week 104- Come Rain or Shine
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Once again finding myself amid the hurly-burly of the confluence of fairs at Montpellier, Avignon and Beziers, I was encouraged to observe how current tastes and fashion intersect with the antiques world. These fairs take place four times a year and whilst some traders take stands at all three, the number of dealers you see […]

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Sam Smith Cancels Remaining Australian 'In The Lonely Hour' Tour Dates After Vocal Cord Haemorrhage: 'This Kills Me'
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Sam Smith has been forced to cancel the remainder of his Australian tour, after being told by doctors he needs to rest his vocal cords or risk long-term damage. SEE MORE: Sam Smith: ‘I Was Attacked For Being Gay’ Sam Has A Message For The Man Who Rejected Him, After Grammys Win The ‘Money On […]

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Man asks internet to Photoshop this lame tourist pic – internet goes to town
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The original (Picture: Sid Frisjes) This is Sid Frisjes. He took the generic look-how-small-this-monument-is-because-I’m-close-up-and-it’s-far-away photo. But, because he’s creative (or lazy), he positioned himself out of line and asked the internet for help. Never ask the internet for help. Here were the best results: 1. Space Jam Eiffel  (Picture: Sid Frisjes) 2. Sid Frisjes Tower […]

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Furious wife goes ballistic on cheating husband’s car
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You won’t like her when she’s angry… A scorned wife managed to rip off her husband’s car windshield with her bare hands when she found out he was having an affair. The footage, which has emerged from China, shows the woman screaming as she smashes his vehicle to pieces – displaying similar strength to the […]

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Holy men seen stabbing themselves in the eyes during religious festival in India
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WARNING: GRAPHIC CONTENT The six-day fesitval commemorates the founder of the Sufi religion (Picture: Getty) Sufi Muslim holy men have been performing their difficult-to-watch acts of self-torture as part of the Urs Festival in India. The holy men were photographed pushing spikes into their eyes, cutting their cheeks with knives and even stabbing themselves in the […]

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'Empire' Comes To The UK Tonight – How Will The Show 'That Changed America' Fare In The UK?
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‘Empire‘ has wowed audiences in the States, and now it’s set to take the UK, with its first episode debuting tonight. Billed as ‘hip-hop’s answer to Nashville’, ‘Empire’ is the story of hip hop mogul Lucious Lyon (Terrence Howard), his battle for supremacy in his business and the decisions he has to make regarding which […]

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Katie Hopkins Is a Cancer on Society That We Now Need to Address
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I begin with a question. How far up your own arse do you need to be in order to regularly demonise groups of people just to preserve your own position as controversial enough to be deemed worthy of column inches or TV appearances? I suppose it doesn’t really matter, providing the pounds keep rolling in […]

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Eurovision Song Contest 2015: From The UK Entry To Finland's Punk Band – Everything You Need To Know About The Vienna Contest
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We can’t quite believe it’s been a year since Conchita Wurst was crowned champion of the Eurovision Song Contest, and now, the ‘Rise Like A Phoenix’ singer is getting ready to hand the title on to a new act, as well as take on hosting duties in her home nation. This year’s contest will take […]

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Rosie O'Donnell's estranged wife files for sole custody of daughter Dakota
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Rosie O’Donnell’s estranged wife Michelle Rounds is filing for sole custody of their daughter Dakota.

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