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Awards season a reward for us

With the Golden Globes behind us and the Oscars peeking over the horizon, awards season is in full swing....

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Untransformed, Hollywood defends equality

When actors try to be "political" they reveal their vanity and sense of self-importance, writes Mary Corrigall

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A View From The Top
October 3 2014 at 10:00

Time to stage a show of support

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A put-on act worthy of an Oscar
September 19 2014 at 10:08

It garnered the attention of the world media – every publishing group, network and outlet eager to be the first to break the latest titillating titbit of evidence...

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Pitt stop to life more interesting
September 12 2014 at 10:26

When Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt initially ceased to be singular entities and merged to become Brangelina, I was incensed.

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Cold heads and hashtag activists
September 5 2014 at 13:13

Models, singers, film stars and footballers have all fallen for it...

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Theatre of the absurd...
August 29 2014 at 09:41

It was a week of glitz, glam and a variety of other stereotypical verbal sprinkles as the world of showbiz celebrated not one, but two awards ceremonies, back to back.

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The lost generation...
August 22 2014 at 09:48

It’s an attitude that has seeped into our society, putrefying it to its very core: Demand, demand, demand, and when that fails, threaten or coerce.

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RIP Robin Williams – you soared!
August 15 2014 at 10:28

He was short in stature, far from the ideal specimen of a perfectly sculpted physique and his features would most diplomatically be described as odd.

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A View From The Top
August 8 2014 at 09:52

Keeping Up with Kontrived Kim

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