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Spare us the moral hysteria that threatens a new age of censorship | Rachel Cooke

The muddle over sexual behaviour is already proving dangerous for free expression in the arts<p>To the casual eye, George Devine made for an unlikely-seeming revolutionary. In Howard Coster’s 1934 photograph, in the collection of the National Portrait Gallery, he looks like nothing so much as a master …

'Strictly Come Dancing' Final 2017 - HuffPost Verdict

Here's the lowdown on the most glittering night of the year.<p>BBC<p><i>K E Y P O I N T S</i><p>Joe McFadden crowned winner of ‘Strictly Come Dancing’ 2017<br>• He and …

Ed Sheeran, Eminem and Wham! in race for Christmas Number One single

Eminem is also leading the pack for the Number One album<p>Ed Sheeran, Eminem, and Wham! are in the running for this year’s Christmas Number One …

Strictly crowns Katya Jones and Joe McFadden in a sea of schmaltz

It was a sparkling sugar-rush of nerves for the BBC Strictly Come Dancing final, a culmination of the winning formula of fake tan, sequins and a little controversy<p>As the <i>Strictly Come Dancing</i> final unfolded, amid all the glitz, camaraderie and spangles, a mutinous thought formed in the showbiz ether …

Here's How Being in Power Messes With Your Brain, According to Science

This is crazy.<p>From the bully on the playground to the big-wig in the corner office, power dynamics are everywhere in our lives.<p>A flood of allegations …

University of California

We Finally Understand How Meteors Explode When They Reach Earth's Atmosphere

It's so much cooler than just "burning up".<p>Earth is no stranger to meteors. In fact, meteor showers are a regular occurrence, where small objects …

24matins.uk

World<p>Publisher Fairfax Media and Nine Entertainment on Thursday announced plans to merge, creating an integrated Australian media giant across …

European Union

North Korea hackers steal bitcoin by targeting currency insiders

Bitcoin values are skyrocketing, and North Korea appears to be trying to profit from that virtual gold rush. Secureworks reports that the Lazarus Group (a team linked to the North Korean government) has been conducting a spearphishing campaign against cryptocurrency industry workers in a bid to …

Theresa May condemns series of threats against MPs

Theresa May has condemned threats of violence against politicians after a series of incidents in which MPs received death threats and abuse.<p>The Prime Minister said there was "no place in our politics" for intimidation and called for "tolerance, decency and respect".<p>Her comments came after Tory …

Elections

24matins.uk

World<p>One of President Emmanuel Macron's top security officers was at the centre of a potentially damaging scandal for the French leader on Thursday...<p>…

Nerve Agents

Beyond Batman: how Indigenous superheroes are turning comics inside out

In 1988, while Australia was disingenuously promising a treaty to placate the First Peoples protesting against bicentenary celebrations, an Aboriginal character called Gateway appeared in the comic Uncanny Xmen #229. The mutant superhero Wolverine was perplexed, muttering, “Old Abo must be some …

These Guys Want to Lend You Money Against Your Bitcoin

The woes of an early bitcoin investor. Until recently, people who paid virtually nothing for the virtual currency and watched it soar had only one …