What Seinfeld can teach us about science

July 22, 2019

From micro pigs to the doping dangers of a poppy seed bagel, life may be imitating the US sitcom When Jerry Seinfeld UK1981 HBO debut, he said of weather forecasts:” And then my favourite component, the planet photo. This is really helpful. A photo of the Earth from 10,000 kilometers away. Can you tell if you should take a sweater or not from that shoot ?” His eponymous 90 s…

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She was our Michelle Obama: how Gilda Radner changed comedy for ever

May 11, 2019

The death of the SNL star 30 years ago robbed the industry of one its finest voices but not before “shes had” blazed a road for women such as Tina Fey to follow There is no shortage of excellent critical writing about the US comedy scene in the 80 s, and John Belushi, Eddie Murphy and Gilda Radner, one of the original casting members of SNL, alongside Chase, Belushi, Aykroyd…

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Hold on to your hard hats: New York’s $475m Shed throws open its doors

April 25, 2019

BTAG 1 TTStarting a low carb Keto diet? In this video Heather introduces herself& explains losing load on the Keto diet( over 100 pounds)& shares assets on how … The escalators require determining and theres no barroom but the see must go on, as starrings from Ben Whishaw to Steve McQueen open NYCs firstly major new arts venue for decades Ben Whishaw is on stage, stripped to his underwear. Prosthetic…

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Beach Blanket Babylon: San Francisco’s bawdy, topical show to close after 45 years

April 23, 2019

The absurd concert depicts residents and tourists including the royals with its develop hats and skits For 45 years, a raucous musical revue show in San Francisco has tempted neighbourhoods and tourists alike, includes the Queen, Prince Charles and Camilla, Duchess of Cornwall. Beach Blanket Babylon claims to be the longest-running reveal of its kind in the nations of the world. It likewise features hats of improbable dimensions. The Silver…

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Queer the leads and unleash the nudes: how to reboot a sexist classic for the #MeToo age

October 18, 2018

From the misogynistic Don Giovanni to the heteronormative Calamity Jane, Australian theatre-makers are finding new ways into problematic texts When Opera Queenslands Don Giovanni opens next week, dozens of ordinary women old and young, big and small will appear naked on stage. The nude display representing the avenging furies who, in the opera, drag the ghastly Giovanni to his death is not a publicity stunt, claims the director, Lindy Hume…

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Kevin Spacey will not face charges over Los Angeles sexual assault claim

September 23, 2018

Prosecutors say the alleged sex crime in 1992 falls outside of Californias statute of limitations Kevin Spacey will not be prosecuted over a sexual assault contend because too much occasion has passed since the alleged incident took place. A man alleged the actor had assaulted him in West Hollywood in October 1992, but Los Angeles lawyers said on Tuesday they could not take the lawsuit forward because any alleged sex…

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Neil Simon, giant of American stage, dies aged 91

September 6, 2018

Author of The Odd Couple and The Sunshine Boys won a Pulitzer and four Tonys, and predominated Broadway for many years The Pulitzer and Tony-winning playwright Neil Simon has died, it was announced on Sunday. He was 91. Simon was prolific – his hit plays and musicals included The Odd Couple, Barefoot in the Park, The Sunshine Boys, Brighton Beach Memoirs and Biloxi Blues, which built Matthew Broderick a Broadway…

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Comedian Alex Edelman on meeting his antisemitic trolls: ‘Curiosity is my defining characteristic’

August 15, 2018

The 29 -year-old Bostonian followed a string of racist tweets the whole way to a white-hot nationalist meeting and turned the experience into his new Edinburgh show The 29 -year-old Bostonian comic who is an Olympian in the skeleton occurrence( a athletic for people who find the luge too sedate ). Wove through anecdotes about awkward encounters with royalty or writing for Occupy Wall Street objections. When the police depicted…

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Time for a revolution: how the art of 1968 caught a world in turmoil

May 21, 2018

It was the year hippy idealism made course to riot and struggle with objections in Paris, cisterns in Prague and black ability in the US. Guardian writers pick the crucial operate from that stormy time Photography :‘ The moment a number of countries lost its feel of self’ On 19 August 1968, Josef Koudelka turned over to Czechoslovakia from Romania, where he had been living among and photographing Romany Gypsies….

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