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What Went Wrong With... Andrew Lawrence?

It’s very disappointing when you discover someone is bigoted especially when they have talent, from Axl Rose to Canibus it feels all the more dismaying because these people are good at what they do. 2,296 more words

Celebrities

The Full Monty (1997)

Desperate times calls for desperate measures, so the adage goes. Peter Cattaneo’s little gem shows the results of this in a hilarious, sensitive, and extremely intelligent way.   582 more words

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RECOMMENDATION: Chewing Gum (TV)

[*Possible* spoiler warning: this post covers some of the broad themes and plot devices of season one]

I know I’m a bit late to this one but I recently binged the first two series of… 428 more words

Ableism

Sounds Familiar

“It reminds me of somebody machine-gunning a seal.” – Basil Fawlty (John Cleese), referring to his wife’s laugh, on Fawlty Towers

Sounds Familiar

Sounds Familiar

“Life. Don’t talk to me about life.” – Marvin the Paranoid Android (Stephen Moore), The Hitch Hiker’s Guide To The Galaxy

Sounds Familiar

MINDHORN (2016) dir. Sean Foley

Back in the 1980s, a television programme called Bergerac staring John Nettles and set on Jersey island, was a household staple in the UK. The hero was a private detective solving the mysteries of Jersey. 345 more words

Adventure

Wednesday Trivia Question

On The Vicar of Dibley, when Elton John doesn’t show up for a village fete, what pop star steps in to take his place? 204 more words

Wednesday Trivia Question