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Absolutely Anything (2015) review


More like Absolutely Awful. A failed teacher (Pegg) is given godlike powers by aliens to test humanity. He mostly uses his powers to eat and dress without using his hands and to chase Kate Beckinsale. 568 more words


Like a hundred billion hot dogs: How we use 'awesome'

Isn’t it wonderful that we live in a world where, as the catchiest song from the LEGO movie says, everything is awesome?

As weird as it feels to say, I’m inclined to think that maybe it’s not. 425 more words

Marathon Man

I recently watched Marathon Man, a BBC documentary about Eddie Izzard’s journey to run 27 marathons across 27 days in South Africa.

Why 27? One marathon for each year that Nelson Mandela was imprisoned. 120 more words


MAC gave me 55 lipsticks to test. These are the same lipsticks I got caught stealing by the police when I was 15. How ironic. – Eddie Izzard http://ift.tt/1TifYAv

Eddie Izzard

Transvestism on the Radio

Despite practising a form of entertainment wholly unsuited to the medium of wireless, the ventriloquist Peter Brough attracted 15 million listeners to his BBC radio show, ‘Educating Archie’, during its 1950’s heyday.  2,892 more words

Coming Out

#atozchallenge - Eddie Izzard Inspires Me

Most people would categorize me as a serious person, not one to smile often, nor easily amused. What most people find funny, I generally find childish, ridiculous, and often just down-right stupid. 270 more words

A Gender Discussion with Jeffrey Marsh

Welcome to my new, yet to be named series all about gender (any ideas please leave in the comments or tweet me at @hannahbinns!)  This installment is a something I wrote after interviewing Vine star and LGBTQ icon, … 1,148 more words