Category Archives: Spirituality

David Bowie’s 50 greatest songs ranked!

What more could you ask for, at this bizarre, unnerving and outlandish time, than a roundup of the greatest hits of one of the most bizarre, unnerving and outlandish musicians of all time 50. Let Me Sleep Beside You (1967) A rejected single finally released on a 1970 cash-in compilation, Bowies first collaboration with the Read more »

Game that’s a way of life for an Argyll family

Yet, ultimately, Inveraray had to wait until 1925 to get their hands on the much coveted Camanachd Cup, or “The Scottish” if you play shinty. They won it again in 1926 and 1930. Image copyright Hugh Dan MacLennan Image caption Ernie MacPherson in a Strachur shirt but wearing his Inveraray top underneath it Inveraray shirt Read more »

Why Joker should win the best picture Oscar

Superhero movies have saved Hollywood. And heres one that features a magnetic star turn, takes mental illness seriously and wrestles with the collapse of liberalism Even if it doesnt happen, it would be a good idea for slighted by the Academy and that they 1917 is in pole position to win the big one, but Read more »

Why Joker should win the best picture Oscar

Superhero movies have saved Hollywood. And heres one that features a magnetic star turn, takes mental illness seriously and wrestles with the collapse of liberalism Even if it doesnt happen, it would be a good idea for slighted by the Academy and that they 1917 is in pole position to win the big one, but Read more »

43 Times People Misused Quotation Marks And Made It Weird

And, boy, do people make funny blunders often! It usually has something to do with a lack of understanding of how things like the elements of punctuation work. For example, some individuals find it hard to grasp how quotation marks should be used. And when they mess up, we’re left with suspiciously-sounding sentences and unintended Read more »

Blethyn’s Vera: More than a scruffy mac and hat

Image copyright ITV Image caption “There are lots of good crime stories on telly but Vera different,” says Blethyn TV viewer loyalty – the kind that propels a series into double digits – is these days a rarity. Too many platforms offering too much content have us constantly tempted elsewhere. Still, one show that’s defied Read more »

Fedor Emelianenko vs. ‘Rampage’ Jackson Live Stream: How To Watch Bellator Without Cable

  Ten years ago, when I was still horrified by the installment loans online with bad credit  and saw it as nothing more than evidence of civilization’s collapse, Fedor Emelianenko (38-6-1) and Quentin “Rampage” Jackson (38-13) showed me the error of my ways. They became my guides through an awful world, my Virgils, the conduits Read more »

Paul Volcker obituary

Chairman of the US Federal Reserve Board in the 1980s who saw off inflation and later criticised financial deregulation Paul Volcker, who has died aged 92, was the most eminent financial statesman of his generation, the sworn enemy of the abuse of finance in any of its manifestations. That could be indulging inflation as the Read more »

How Graham Norton’s chat show became a TV blueprint

“Those combinations on the couch, they’re pre-determined or pre-mediated to an extent… but there’s an alchemy on the night that you just can’t predict.” Report End of Youtube post by BBC Image Copyright BBC BBC Norton shot to fame as a stand-up comedian and actor, appearing in three episodes of Father Ted. He got his Read more »

Mariah Carey: make my wish come true. All I want for Christmas is you | Rebecca Nicholson

So many near misses now shes No I in the US charts After 25 years of providing the definitive soundtrack to Christmas parties everywhere, and just two wonderful months as the devoted face of pigs in blanket-flavoured crisps, Mariah Carey has finally hit the No 1 spot for the very first time with All I Read more »