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How to Become: a Filmmaker

It’s no easy feat taking an iconic animation like Jungle Book and reinventing it for the 21st century without completely destroying it. But filmmaker (and yes, Monica’s rich boyfriend off of Friends) Jon Favreau pulled it off. We quizzed him about what it takes to get to where he is today… How did you get…

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8 Must-Sees at the Tribeca Film Festival

Okay movie fanatics, unless you've been living under a rock, you know The Tribeca Film Festival is here – and celebrating 15 years at that. Among all the other international film festivals, this one stands out, with sole purpose to force life back into society after September 11th. The festival hosts passionate artists, inspirational speakers,…

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The Girl Panel: April 2016

What do women really want? For just one little question, it’s powered millions of early-morning wardrobe dilemmas, countless questionable pub conversations and at least one mildly sexist Mel Gibson film. Because we’ve realised that asking is easier than guessing, we’ve set up our panel – a selection of cool girls that are willing to give…

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This Week in the Internet: New Star Wars, Fry Ups and David Brent

We know you're too lazy to look stuff up yourself, so we've rounded up the most interesting, LOL worthy things we’ve seen across the internet. This week we're discussing stuff that makes life worth living: Star Wars fan theories and fry ups. THINK ABOUT THIS: ROGUE ONE ARE THE KNIGHTS OF REN A new Star…

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How to Become: a Whisky Ambassador

There are few jobs in the world that'd allow you to drink whisky at work, but being an ambassador for Johnnie Walker Blue Label is one of those jobs (yes, that’s an actual thing). So we’ve spoken to luckiest man in the world and winner of Whisky Magazine’s Brand Ambassador of the year Colin Dunn to see…

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Secrets of BBC’s Live Football Reporting

If you’re glued to your phone every Saturday, frantically refreshing your browser to upload the latest scores and action, it’ll be the words of Tom Rostance that you’re reading. As one of the primary journalists behind the BBC's football Live Reporting, we feel like we’ve known him for years. We feel like our girlfriend has…

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Culture, Fashion, Style

Culture Club: The Best of British Subcultures

Chavs and new ravers aside (the NME still have to answer for giving birth to those neon b***ards), Britain has produced some fantastically stylish subcultures in its time. From teddy boys to skinheads to ravers, here we analyse the style of our favourite tribes and the story behind them. TEDDY BOYS Highly influenced by the…

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Fantasy Football Cheat Sheet

Due to a mixture of genuine admiration, sheer desperation and a slightly unhinged enjoyment of online stalking, we’ve tracked down the OVERALL LEADER in the Fantasy Premier League game and forced him (in a nice way) to tell us his secrets. There are 3.7 million people playing the game this season. That’s a lot of…

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An Idiot’s Guide to NFL in the UK

On the train to Wembley Stadium to watch the Miami Dolphins play the New York Jets, it suddenly occurred to me that I didn’t know a thing about American football apart from shouting HUT 32 HUT HUT and that 90% of male fans are called Chad (probably definitely a fact). I was going purely on…

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