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Was Louis Theroux taking advantage of sex offenders? Thorax LA Stories: Among the Sex Offenders

Over the last few years Lois Theroux has made some of the more interesting documentaries (heck, shows full stop) for the BBC. With his peculiarly monotone charm and penchant for finding slivers of rapturous humanity in snake pits and Nazi hideouts it is easy to forget that Theroux is at his core a sensationalist. 1,036 more words

My Favourite Documentaries

As well as being a media junkie, I’m also a complete documentary buff. Below are some of my favorite documentaries to date. Even though they all have very different subject matters, each of these documentaries are extremely interesting and thought-provoking. 1,101 more words


Where's the Weird?

Louis Theroux’s LA Stories (BBC2)

Louis Theroux has returned from his Weird Weekend to the sobriety of the real world in his latest series LA Stories. 408 more words



is for Acceptance. OK, this mightn’t sound like the best kick-off to the ‘A – Z Challenge’, but bear with me. For my first post, I wanted to share something I love, but that isn’t always  230 more words

A - Z Challenge

Louis Theroux miracles can happen!

I was going to write a post about interiors and then I watched this documentary and just had to write about it! Usually with the Louis documentaries there is some light relief in the form of comedy but with this latest show the relief is only in the form of a miracle. 250 more words


The Legacy of a Fanatic

The recent death of Fred Phelps has inspired joy in the hearts of many. In articles about his death he’s been called ‘monster’ and ‘Satan’s servant’, among others. 914 more words

To gamble or not to gamble?

To gamble or not to gamble? Well it seems behind these people’s money obsessed eyes they cannot see beyond the sparkling jewels, the big numbers and most importantly the forever changing treasure chest. 424 more words

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