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Musogyny: I Got 99 Problems and This is One

Everyone knows it’s a man’s world out there (thanks James Brown), but there is none more so than the big bad world of music. From Miley’s twerking to Sinead’s slut shaming, these last months have seen an upward trajectory in the debate around gender issues within music. Rest assured that

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Taking a Bite #1: How to Make it in NYC

Don’t deny it: we all quite fancy the idea of jetting off to another city and miraculously becoming the darling of the fashion industry there. Right? Well our writer Adam Lee is doing just that and – in a Carrie Diaries meets Girls kinda way – he’ll be writing about

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Can Someone Tell will.i.am it’s Not the Future

2014 has well and truly begun. The inundation of all things that scream NEW YEAR have completed their monotonous cycles; from the habitual moans of struggling through dry January to the final dissipation of Ones to Watch lists. And of course, the start of a new series of mainstream searching …

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I Don’t Think You’re Ready For This Telly: Xmas Edition

Just as I’m getting over the death of Brian Griffin, the telly world goes and upsets me again. Mrs Brown’s Boys is possibly the worst thing that the BBC have ever made, I’m not even prepared to debate that, and I’d always assumed that the mouth-breathers who watch it were …

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Musogyny: You Got To Fight For Your Right To Parody!

Everyone knows it’s a man’s world out there (thanks James Brown) but there is none more so than the big bad world of music. From Miley’s twerking to Sinead’s open letter shaming, these last few months have seen an upward trajectory in the debate around gender issues within music.

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The Edible Section 4: Hirata Buns

So what’s all this ‘Hirata Bun’ lark that everyone’s going on about?
Well, you saw the burger trend kick London into a queuing meat-faced mania. You saw the twitterati obsessively photographing selfies munching into a cronut. And now you’re about to see London go nuts for the Hirata Bun. They …

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The Very Thought Of It: Supermarket Sweep

The fabulous Simon Glazin from theverysimong.com is one of our fave  buddies and we’re forever debating the merits of, well, pretty much everything. Thing is, he’s also a brilliant writer with a great eye for a pop culture moment, and has previously interviewed Jackie Collins for the print version of

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I Don’t Think You’re Ready For This Telly #2: The BBC and New Comedies

The Ginge, The Geordie and The Geek limped into existence this week on BBC, which initially seemed to have the feel of Big Train, but 17 minutes in and it hadn’t even hinted at a joke, an approach it then bravely upheld throughout. There’s a few ideas in this, but …

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