Jeremy Bell

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Pink Floyd: The Endless River review – a fitting footnote to their career

(EMI)<p>Most observers assumed the story of Pink Floyd had ended nine years ago, on the Live 8 stage in Hyde Park, with an awkward group hug that at least one band member had to be visibly coerced into joining. It was a perfectly Pink Floydish way to end Pink Floyd: ostensibly an act of reconciliation …

The western model is broken

The west has lost the power to shape the world in its own image – as recent events, from Ukraine to Iraq, make all too clear. So why does it still preach the pernicious myth that every society must evolve along western lines?<p>“So far, the 21st century has been a rotten one for the western model,” …

The truth about evil

Our leaders talk a great deal about vanquishing the forces of evil. But their rhetoric reveals a failure to accept that cruelty and conflict are basic human traits<p>When Barack Obama vows to destroy Isis’s “brand of evil” and David Cameron declares that Isis is an “evil organisation” that must be …

The $9 Billion Witness: Meet JPMorgan Chase's Worst Nightmare

Meet the woman JPMorgan Chase paid one of the largest fines in American history to keep from talking<p>She tried to stay quiet, she really did. But …

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PSA: Best Buy offering up to $150 to trade old consoles up to Xbox One | Ars Technica

Any working PS3 or Xbox 360 is worth at least $50 toward Microsoft's latest.<p>If you're finally ready to upgrade a console that comes from a generation …

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A console launch in three acts: The birth, death and rebirth of Xbox One

The video game industry's most exciting story this generation can't be found in the likes of <i>The Last of Us</i>, <i>Halo 5</i> or the latest Call of Duty.<p>The most compelling narrative to arise out of this new crop of consoles isn't coming from any video game, it's the Xbox One's Miltonian fall from grace and …

'Interstellar' explores outer and inner spaces

Memorable science fiction thinks the unthinkable so we don't have to.<p>If earlier generations fretted about nuclear radiation or alien invasion, what powers<p>Christopher Nolan's altogether remarkable "Interstellar" is an up-to-date concern about the continued viability of a degraded planet Earth as …

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Taylor Swift breaks up with Spotify

Taylor Swift's latest hit, "Shake It Off," was written as a message encouraging listeners to ignore trend-conscious bullies, but it's now also the message she has effectively sent to<p>Spotify. Four days after her new album, "1989," was released, Swift and her Nashville-based label Big Machine Records …

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The Uncanny Power of Weird Fiction

From Leonora Carrington to Haruki Murakami, disparate writers tap into something universal when they channel the bizarre.<p>In volume one of Clive Barker’s <i>Books of Blood</i> series, the 1984 story “In the Hills, the Cities” describes how the citizenry of competing villages lash themselves together to form …