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Celebrities back Jason Manford's £2million campaign for teenage cancer hero Stephen Sutton

Brave teenage cancer hero Stephen Sutton’s fundraising attempts are set to surpass £2million after a string of celebrities got involved and backed the campaign – led by Jason Manford – on social media. 628 more words


Russell Brand Shares His Opinions on David Moyes

Leave it to Russell Brand to analyze a sports story in a way that’s both hilarious and worldly. In this video, Brand shares his thoughts on Manchester United’s recently fired manager David Moyes and what makes a good manager — both in terms of sports and in terms of community.


Who knows addiction better than an ex addict?

I think too many people judge this man too quickly (I was one of these people). I know now that he is amazing and I love him. 73 more words

Alain de Botton is a phoney philosopher

In a previous post, I spent some time engaging with Alain de Botton’s ideas on meritocracy. While I still think that meritocracy is a very important topic, well worth thinking about, I no longer regard de Botton as worth my time, now that I’ve watched this video of him talking about Nietzsche with his buddy Russell Brand: 232 more words

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Easter is for life, not just for Easter

Easter comes and goes every year for me. I start Lent off with great intentions to fast, or read through a book or do something pointedly looking towards that glorious Easter Sunday when I can finally overload on chocolate or feel pride in getting past page 4.


An evening of comedy with Russell Brand and Noel Fielding

During the first week of living in London i got to see Noel Fielding and Russell Brand at the Royal Albert Hall for The Teenage Cancer Trust. 718 more words

Russell Brand Sits Down With a Philosopher to Find the ‘Truth Behind the Headlines’

Some newspapers would have you believe you’re in constant danger of being eaten by a giant South American bird around the corner from your home. As comedian and actor Russell Brand and “ 140 more words