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Jeremy Irons at the 2015 Evening Standard Theatre Awards

Jeremy Irons was a presenter at the 2015 Evening Standard Theatre Awards, held  in partnership with The Ivy at The Old Vic Theatre on November 22, 2015 in London, England. 56 more words

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Hammers and bags of stones

STEED (nods)

I’ve gathered intelligence on Fenian agitators in Liverpool and Manchester, Sir. In both cases I was able to ascertain the ringleaders, and break up the malignant activity.

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'Photograph 51': In praise of difficult women

Dr. Rosalind Franklin was not a social butterfly. Prickly, aloof, and single-mindedly devoted to science, she did not take easily to kindness from men because it often masked condescension. 761 more words


This Makes Me So Happy

Grade 3, Female Student: Teacher look!

*She shows me pages of science notes she’s made using the computer.*

Me: Wow! This is amazing!

Student: My mom helped me. 35 more words

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PHOTOGRAPH 51 at the Noel Coward Theatre

I did not take my eyes off Nicole Kidman as Rosalind Franklin in Anna Zieglers new play PHOTOGRAPH 51 at the Noel Coward Theatre. Her performance was totally convincing and completely mesmerising. 138 more words


The problem with “strong” women

In a late-September comment about Emily Blunt’s role in Sicario, I asked whether women taking up arms alongside men in TV and film is the kind of equality we really want. 925 more words