“The fact that a school pupil can just up and disappear could not happen today as we work with attendance teams in the municipality. Today, I hope, a person couldn’t fly under the radar like this”, a shocked Meeri Wasberg, the chairman of the Haninge municipal board, told SVT, calling it a “terrible and tragic […]
“She said, ‘what colour is the Prime Minister wearing?’ Because she’d already arrived. I said, ‘She’s wearing blue your majesty’. ‘Oh dear’, she said, ‘I’m wearing blue, I better go change’. So she went to change to all red.”
You would look beyond race and sex to the cultural markers that actually matter and that actually determine later success in a class system. You would subtract points from any applicant who’d ever spent the night on Nantucket or Martha’s Vineyard or St. Barts, and you would add points to applicants who vacation in Branson […]
The next day I got a call from my bank to say that there had been ‘suspicious transactions’, totalling £1,100 — mostly at clothes stores — made by someone using my debit card. I knew immediately that it had to be something to do with my date.
Retreating to her room: When the Queen comes to Highgrove to visit, Prince Charles is seen banging on the door of Princess Diana’s bedroom. Inside a pregnant Princess Diana could be seen laying on her bed while watching television, and turns the volume up on the screen as Prince Charles shouts through the door that she is […]
Netflix The show that paved the way for Marvel’s Netflix TV series came to an end after its third season, a casualty in the cut ties between the streamer and the superhero juggernaut. This understandably outraged fans, given its quality wasn’t slowing down. Not just any superhero show, Daredevil goes to dark and surprisingly existential […]
Anticha Sangchai did not come out to her family until she was 30 and married with a child. It was her own struggle confronting the conservative community in southern Thailand that led her to create a place where women like her might feel more at home.
37. Mr Bean Based on the popular British skit comedy “Mr. Bean”, this animated cartoon follows the adventures of everyone’s favourite bumbler. The title character, voiced by Rowan Atkinson, lives in his flat with the lovable Teddy, where he makes moronic decisions yet brilliantly solves them. However, he also needs to outwit his evil landlady […]
The first season stars Jessica Biel who stabs a man on a beach one day and her whole mysterious past is uncovered. There’s a moment at the end of the last episode of the first season that will give you actual chills.
During the interview, Colbert and Obama discussed the transition of power and the current administration, with both subject and interviewer keeping Donald Trump’s name out of the conversation. The two joked that Obama had learned there was so much he could have not done while in office after witnessing the current president’s work style.