That’s not antivirus! Eccentric tech tycoon John McAfee claims he’s been arrested in Norway for wearing a lacy THONG on his face instead of a mask

The eccentric millionaire was later tracked down in Guatemala, where he claimed he was seeking political asylum. He was subsequently arrested for entering the country illegally and was eventually deported back to the US. 

Daisy Ridley and John Boyega have written a Star Wars rap

They’re the rising stars of the film industry who shared the spotlight with Harrison Ford in Star Wars: The Force Awakens, but Daisy Ridley and John Boyega can also add another string to their bow – rapping, it seems. The pair co-wrote a rap based on the sci-fi film in between takes on set.

John Legend named Variety’s Music Mogul of the Year as he talks political and social issues, upcoming projects, and insists wife Chrissy Teigen is ‘running her own show’

He said: ‘We are f***ing up so much stuff on the front end that the only way to clean up our mess is to use the police to contain it, and use the jails to punish and control it. What would be more moral would be to spend money on the front end to make […]

Fact check: The first Black U.S. president was not a man named “John Hansen”

Ratified in 1781 during the Revolutionary War, the Articles of Confederation “created a loose confederation of sovereign states and a weak central government, leaving most of the power with the state governments” (  here  ). A delegate to the Continental Congress from 1780 to 1782, Hanson served as president of the congress from 1781 to 1782 (  here  ). There was no national executive under the Articles […]

London 2012: Luke Campbell beats John Joe Nevin to win gold medal

The mutual respect between Campbell and Nevin has substantial roots. They not only acknowledge the other’s boxing achievements and skill but they have relatives who know one another back in Ireland. John Joe comes from a proud travelling family; Luke’s grandad was Irish and ended up in England in unusual circumstances, on the lam to […]

Mountain Goats Unveil New Song in John Coltrane’s Hometown

Mountain Goats performed a jaunty new song “Let Me Bathe in Demonic Light” in John Coltrane’s hometown of Hamlet, North Carolina. The clip is part of In the Water, a live session series in which musicians perform in meaningful areas of the state.

Yanks’ Chapman returns from virus; Kahnle needs Tommy John

Right-hander Masahiro Tanaka said Friday he will wear a protective insert in his hat when he returns to the mound Saturday against Boston. Tanaka has been out since being hit in the head by Giancarlo Stanton’s line drive during New York’s first official preseason workout.

My girl, 11, can’t walk after a rare disease robbed her of her future – now I’ve helped raise £75k to help find a cure

“When we first found out about Aggie, I remember going on holiday and thinking that if the plane went down, it would be alright because we were all together and I was so scared of what the future held.

To Sir Don, with love

When Bradman was young and not so renowned, he was once addressed simply as “Don” by an elderly dressing room attendant at Sydney Cricket Ground (SCG). When he became a celebrity, the old man at the SCG thought it meet to tell him “Mr. Bradman”. But the cricketer was too polite a man to get […]

Colin Firth’s Indian connection

Meet the winners of the Oscar for Best Animated Feature these last ten years: Shrek won the first prize in 2001; the Japanese Spirited Away won in 2002; not surprisingly Finding Nemo won in 2003; The Incredibles in 2004; Wallace & Gromit: The Curse of the Were-Rabbit in 2005; Happy Feet in 2006, Ratatouille in […]