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Dennis Cooper Wants to Give You a Complicated Erection with His Debut Horror Film

<i>Like Cattle Towards Glow</i> follows 13 young characters on terrifying sexual misadventures.<p>Dennis Cooper isn't a monster, but his books are. Ever since discovering the work of the Marquis de Sade at the tender age of 15, Cooper has spent his life devoted to writing merciless, gruesome fiction …

LGBTQ

Netflix: what to watch in October

Spending some time with Netflix this month? We've scoured the streaming site’s new releases and recommending the best for you, the discerning <i>Empire</i> …

The Uber Killer: The Real Story of One Night of Terror

On a Saturday evening in February, a 45-year-old Uber driver and father of two named Jason Dalton got into his car, left his home near Kalamazoo, Michigan, and began shooting people. But the strangest, most unfathomable thing about the night that Dalton killed and killed again is what he did in …

Back To School: A Reading List

Bullies, teachers, classmates—it’s time to head back to school with these six stories from the Chronicle of Higher Education, Los Angeles Times and …

The Top 5 Longreads of the Week

<i>Below, our favorite stories of the week.</i><p><i>Nick Bilton | Vanity Fair | Sept. 6, 2016 | 14 minutes (5,119 words)</i><p>At once-lauded biotech start-up Theranos, …

Does Prince’s Secret Vault of Unreleased Music Really Exist, and if so, What's in It?

"Hunting for Prince's Vault"; a new BBC radio documentary, uncovers the elusive artist's supernatural work habits and what producer Azhar believes are unreleased collaborations with Madonna and Meshell Ndegeocello.<p>When it comes to Prince, it's not easy to separate the music from the …

Chaka Khan

Madame Tussauds add extra security after ‘inappropriate’ pictures taken with Nicki Minaj waxwork

Some male fans have been pictured simulating sex with rapper's waxwork<p>Madame Tussauds has been forced to introduce extra security in order to protect …

Brazil

The London Walker's Tube Map

Got a free weekend coming up? Plan a stroll around London with our tube-style map of some of the key walking routes. Many excellent guidebooks and …

London Fiction Roundup: May 2014

<i>A selection of new books about the capital. All can be found in or ordered from your local independent book shop.</i><p>Glow, by Ned Beauman<p>Describing a Ned …

Brazil

Eat The EU In London, Part 2

So, UKIP did pretty well in both the local and European elections last week. But Londoners largely bucked the trend, showing the anti-EU party much …

Europe

Eat The EU In London, Part 1

So, UKIP did pretty well in both the local and European elections last week, then. But Londoners largely bucked the trend, showing the anti-EU party …

Brazil

London's Best Thai Restaurants

Spicy, sweet and sour; great Thai cooking is a masterclass in taste. Chefs at the top of their game balance intense flavours with such precision that …

New Map Charts London's Top International Food

Every few months, the guys at Herb Lester publish a new and helpful map of London. Previous joys have included An Uncle's Guide to London, …

London’s Best BYO Restaurants

Whether it’s a canny way of keeping costs down, or a great opportunity to enjoy that bottle of something special you’ve picked up, we love a bit of …

England

Scally Lads

Looking at the British gay scene's fetishisation of working-class sportswear.<p><i>Photos from a shoot for the Trackies website, “the place for guys who love trackies, trainers and scally gear”. All images by Picsbygaz.com, courtesy of Trackies.com</i><p>Deep within the fist-stretched bowels of the gay fetish …

Working-class

Where To Get German Food And Drink In London

<i>Part of an occasional series exploring international cuisine in the capital.</i><p>London has always had a German population, but the numbers began to rise …

London Borough Of Jam: Lillie O'Brien's Hand-Made Jams

If there really were an actual London Borough of Jam, would you live in it? Perhaps become a mayor for the day, with exclusive responsibility for …

London

What Happens When You Feed Thai Chiles to People in Times Square?

Is a Thai bird chile really THAT hot? Five strangers in Times Square say yes—in GIF form<p>In honor of Sriracha Week and all things spicy, we were wondering how people react when they eat hot food. So we intrepidly headed to Times Square on one of the coldest days of the year to feed Thai bird chiles …

Cooking

London Food And Drink News: 6 March 2014

<i>Welcome to our weekly round-up of all that’s happening in London’s food and drink scene.</i><p><b>Inside this week: Bo, beer, sex and the Shard</b><p>Bo London …

London

Studio Ghibli Restrospective At BFI Southbank

With Hayao Miyazaki’s Oscar-nominated – and purportedly final – feature, The Wind Rises, arriving in UK cinemas this Spring, what better time to …

Mind The Crap: The Continuing Problem Of Poo On The Tracks

We've all experienced that noisome, bitter stench while waiting on a mainline train station. After moving away from the chain coffee stall, it tends …

London

The Rise of the Tick

I’m tailing a Ford pickup truck along the eastern bank of the Connecticut River. When we reach a sign for Lord Creek Farm, the pickup turns off the road and I follow up a dusty driveway. We park in the shadow of an enormous red horse barn, next to paddocks full of jump gates, where riding lessons …

Disease

29 Delicious Asian-Inspired Soups

As we enter month four of this never-ending winter, it's time to spice up your soup game.

Gemma Arterton Set For Made In Dagenham Musical

WHAT DO WE WANT? ANOTHER MUSICAL BASED ON A BRITISH INDIE INDUSTRIAL FILM! WHEN DO WE WANT IT? NOW! HOW ABOUT AUTUMN? OKAY THAT’LL DO IN A PINCH! Now …

Sally Hawkins

Where To Toss And Eat On Pancake Day

Shrove Tueday, or Pancake Day, is on 4 March. As some events are ticketed and get booked up, it's already time to start thinking of where you'll toss …

Brazil

Was Your Twitter Password Just Reset? Don’t Panic — Twitter Screwed Up

Over the last hour or so, there’s been a big spike in the number of folks reporting that Twitter had sent them an email asking them to change their password for security reasons.<p>What was going on? Had Twitter been hacked? Were these emails real? Was this some mega phishing attempt?<p>Yes, the emails …

Security

Startups to Watch at SXSWi 2014

Another year, another crop of upstart startups looking to use South by Southwest as a springboard to success. So what's different this year?<p>Once …

SXSW Interactive

Police Chief Doesn’t Know You Can’t OD on Pot

Michael Pristoop, the top cop in Annapolis, Maryland, believed a fake news story that said that 37 people fatally overdosed on weed in Colorado when pot became legal there. That's, uh, probably not great.<p><i>Photo via Flickr user Quinn Dombrowski</i><p>Last Tuesday, during a hearing on legislation that would …

Crime

Premature Evaluation: Real Estate Atlas

It snowed yet again yesterday in Ohio, so I spent the entire day inside with my wife taking it easy and enjoying each other’s company. We laid around …

Real Estate