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A Song for Europe

We have a Eurovision … no, we have not written a Bucks Fizz record … we see the prospect for a better Britain in a united Europe and have written a heartfelt song to capture that vision. 464 more words

Academy Of Rock

Private Eye

Last Friday evening I was fortunate enough to be in the audience at the National Theatre for An Evening with Private Eye, the satirical magazine’s traditional review of the year. 285 more words

Bedazzled (1967)


Stanley is too shy to admit he’s in love with his co-worker Margaret. He’s ready to give up and take his own life when the devil appears with a bargain. 357 more words

Movie Reviews

Quote of the Day

I’ve always wanted to be an expert on tadpoles.

—Peter Cook


ON THIS DAY: November 20, 2017

November 20th is

Africa Industrialization Day *

Universal Children’s Day *

National Absurdity Day

Peanut Butter Fudge Day

Transgender Day of Remembrance *


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It's unrealistic to expect MPs to follow the view of the people who elected them every time

Gregory Melleuish, University of Wollongong

The same-sex marriage survey results showed up which members of parliament voted in a starkly opposite fashion to those in their electorates. 895 more words