• My favourite Barbie was the one with the blue party dress and the poofy eighties fringe. My second favourite was my Party Pink Barbie which came adorned in pink, jewels...

    Barbie bears the brunt

    My favourite Barbie was the one with the blue party dress and the poofy eighties fringe. My second favourite was my Party Pink Barbie which came adorned in pink, jewels...

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  • What happened to keeping it real? Tell the people what they don’t want to hear: that Christianity is right, otherwise there would be no such thing as an Alpha course.

    Alpha is for hippies

    What happened to keeping it real? Tell the people what they don’t want to hear: that Christianity is right, otherwise there would be no such thing as an Alpha course.

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  • Whilst walking home on Friday night, I was fortunate enough to witness three guys perform a stealth operation right in front of my very eyes: one was the designated tip-tagger...

    Dawgs will be dogs

    Whilst walking home on Friday night, I was fortunate enough to witness three guys perform a stealth operation right in front of my very eyes: one was the designated tip-tagger...

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  • So what’s the greater point in Terry Gilliam’s <em>The Imaginarium of Doctor Parnassus</em>? There does seem to be one lurking indecipherably within the subtext.

    The Imaginarium of Doctor Parnassus: chaos reigns

    So what’s the greater point in Terry Gilliam’s The Imaginarium of Doctor Parnassus? There does seem to be one lurking indecipherably within the subtext.

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  • Today my colleague at work asked me if I am going to eat my placenta, and if so, would I eat it raw or have it made into pills. As my jaw proceeded to drop and dribble extricated itself from my mouth, I managed to splutter an adamant "No!"

    Placentophagy

    Today my colleague at work asked me if I am going to eat my placenta, and if so, would I eat it raw or have it made into pills. As my jaw proceeded to drop and dribble extricated itself from my mouth, I managed to splutter an adamant "No!"

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  • I love films - to escape with, to debate over, to analyse and to berate. But there is nothing that kills a great discussion like the pompous ass who self-righteously imposes his highfalutin intellectualisms onto the discussion.

    What makes a film ‘favourite’?

    I love films - to escape with, to debate over, to analyse and to berate. But there is nothing that kills a great discussion like the pompous ass who self-righteously imposes his highfalutin intellectualisms onto the discussion.

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  • An anonymously-designed poster depicting Barack Obama as The Joker, from Batman film <em>The Dark Knight</em>, has appeared in dozens of locations across Los Angeles.

    What a joker!

    An anonymously-designed poster depicting Barack Obama as The Joker, from Batman film The Dark Knight, has appeared in dozens of locations across Los Angeles.

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  • Salvador Dali said “I have Dalinian thought: the one thing the world will never have enough of is the outrageous”: a philosophy perfectly understood and applied by film director Tarsem Singh.

    Imagination Unshackled

    Salvador Dali said “I have Dalinian thought: the one thing the world will never have enough of is the outrageous”: a philosophy perfectly understood and applied by film director Tarsem Singh.

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  • I was a tad annoyed after reading an article published by Metal Hammer, entitled Kerry King Doesn’t Like Killswitch Engage, which explains why King tried to pull the plug on KSE's spot...

    Kerry King vs Adam D

    I was a tad annoyed after reading an article published by Metal Hammer, entitled Kerry King Doesn’t Like Killswitch Engage, which explains why King tried to pull the plug on KSE's spot...

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  • The myth of Narcissus teaches society of the dangers of self-love, which leads to sorrow and even death – literal and figurative. This is certainly the case for Oscar Wilde’s Dorian Gray...

    Dorian Gray Syndrome

    The myth of Narcissus teaches society of the dangers of self-love, which leads to sorrow and even death – literal and figurative. This is certainly the case for Oscar Wilde’s Dorian Gray...

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