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Stone is a Game About a Hip-Hop Lovin’ Koala Detective

Out this week for PC and Mac is Stone, a hip-hop, stoner detective story that follows a hungover koala as he tries to piece together the events from …

Koala

Why are all the menswear editors dressing so fugly?

Fashion’s major influencers are clashing with convention<p>For many dedicated fashion voyeurs, thumbing through one’s IG feed and scanning all the …

Menswear

A 2.30am start, mega-workouts and cryotherapy: what’s behind Mark Wahlberg’s extreme daily schedule?

It’s easy to make fun of the actor Mark Wahlberg, so let’s do it. He was asked by a fan on Instagram to detail his workout routine, but he went a lot further than that, giving a detailed breakdown of his 17-hour working (out) day. If we believe the schedule he posted (and I admit there is a tiny, …

Film (UK)

Tweet All About It: Aspen ideas of September

Each week, we pick out our favorite and not-so-favorite tweets (at least those that are printable) about Aspen and display them on Sunday's page A2.<p>• …

Aspen

The best things to watch on Netflix this weekend

As we reach the end of the summer, it’s becoming far more socially acceptable to cancel plans out of fatigue and spend the weekend in front of the TV.<p>…

Robert Downey Jr.

Cult books everyone should read | Best books to read | Culture

1 of 11<p>1984 by George Orwell (1949)<p>In one of the best-known dystopian novels of all time, Orwell imagined a future Britain in which protagonist …

Literature

Reading group: which novel set on holiday should we read this month?

This month, the Reading group is asking for recommendations about vacations. Summer’s on the wane in the UK, but that simply makes me want to cling to the last vestiges of sunshine, take one more dip in the sea and feel the warm glow on my skin before the cold sets in. And read or reread summer …

Books

Book Of The Week: Robin Green's The Only Girl: My Life and Times on the Masthead of Rolling Stone

Robin Green’s first ever story published in <i>Rolling Stone</i> was an interview with Dennis Hopper. It was so good that her hero Joan Didion rang up the …

Joe Kennedy

Col3trane Announces 'BOOT' Mixtape, Drops "Fear & Loathing" and "Britney" Video

Mixtape is due out August 17.<p>Col3trane announces his upcoming <i>BOOT</i> mixtape is due for release on August 17 via TaP/Interscope. To go along with the …

Johnny Depp's latest film City of Lies mysteriously pulled a month before cinema release

Johnny Depp's latest film City of Lies has mysteriously been pulled a month before it was due to hit cinemas.<p>The movie, that documents the police …

Television (UK)

Col3trane Is on an Acid Trip in His New Double Video

Today 19-year-old musician Col3trane announces his new mixtape, <i>BOOT</i> (<i>Breathing Out Of Time</i>), due out this month. To celebrate the occasion, he shares …

Col3trane drops double ‘Fear & Loathing’ / ‘Britney’ video

He’s following it with a new mixtape later this month. Continue reading…

Col3trane Shares Ambitious New Double Video

<b>Col3trane</b> has shared a powerful double video for his tracks ‘Fear & Loathing’ and ‘Britney’.<p>The highly rated producer will drop his new BOOTS mixtape …

Concerts

The New Journalism: Remembering its pioneer, the late Tom Wolfe | Literature

I'll be honest, I really had no idea if this piece was going to work or not. In the world of news, and in the world of meta-news which is the better way of describing our programme, we deal with the present.<p>Sometimes, we insert a voice-over that gives a bit of historical context - it usually comes …

Tom Wolfe

Johnny Depp settles lawsuit with former management

<b>Johnny Depp has reached a settlement with his former business team, who he accused of mismanaging his earnings.</b><p>Depp took action against the company in 2017 claiming $25m (£20m) over their handling of his affairs, which he said left him more than $40m (£31m) in debt.<p>The Management Group then …

Fantastic Beasts

Hunter S. Thompson Wanted Colts Owner Jim Irsay to Draft Ryan Leaf Over Peyton Manning

In a new letter revealed by former NFL quarterback Ryan Leaf, journalist Hunter S. Thompson told Colts owner Jim Irsay to draft Leaf over Peyton …

NFL

Hunter S. Thompson Attempted To Change The NFL Forever. Here’s What He Did

Hunter S. Thompson urged Indianapolis Colts owner Jim Irsay to take Ryan Leaf over Peyton Manning with the first pick of the 1998 NFL draft.<p>Leaf …

Conservative View

Hunter S. Thompson told Colts owner Jim Irsay to draft Ryan Leaf over Peyton Manning

What if Indianapolis Colts owner Jim Irsay had taken the advice of journalist and author Hunter S. Thompson, received a $30 million loan from him and …

NFL

Hunter S. Thompson Told Jim Irsay to Draft Ryan Leaf over Peyton Manning in 1998

Hunter S. Thompson is a legendary writer and pioneered his own form of journalism. When it came to NFL talent assessment, Thompson was decidedly less legendary.<p>Former San Diego Chargers quarterback Ryan Leaf shared a letter from Thompson to Indianapolis Colts owner Jim Irsay. Thompson informed …

Football (U.S.)

Ryan Leaf shares 20-year-old pre-draft endorsement from Hunter S. Thompson

Hunter S. Thompson wrote a lot of words over his 67 years of life. It’s likely that he regretted some of the thoughts he jotted down on paper. For instance, it probably didn’t take very long for the famed gonzo journalist to regret this letter he sent to Colts owner Jim Irsay, imploring him to …

NFL

Famed Writer Urged Jim Irsay to Pick Ryan Leaf Over Peyton Manning!

2 hours ago<p>Check out THIS story from the 1998 NFL Draft:<p>Author Hunter S. Thompson wrote Jim Irsay a letter urging the owner to pick Ryan Leaf over …

NFL

Random: Warren Sapp praised by … Hunter S. Thompson?

I'll try to play this straight, for maximum effect: Former Bucs defensive tackle Warren Sapp drew praise from famed author and gonzo journalist …

NFL

'In pain' Johnny Depp wrote memoir over Heard split and financial woes

The Pirates of the Caribbean star tells Rolling Stone magazine he couldn't work out what he had done to deserve his misfortunes.<p>Johnny Depp wrote a …

Domestic Violence

Johnny Depp Wanted To Take Out Osama Bin Laden By Spraying LSD Over His Compound

He's also reportedly run out of money<p>Johnny Depp's $650 million fortune is almost all gone, according to a new profile in Rolling Stone.<p>His films have grossed roughly $3.6 billion worldwide, but Depp is currently knee-deep in a legal wrangle with his management over what exactly happened to all of …

Osama Bin Laden

Johnny Depp admits to spending more than $30,000 on wine

Johnny Depp has revealed the full extent of the extravagant spending which has landed him in such great debt. In a new interview with <i>Rolling Stone</i>, the troubled actor admits to spending vast amounts of money on wine.<p>"It's insulting to say that I spent $30,000 on wine," says Depp. "Because it was …

Luxury Lifestyle

Johnny Depp spent $5 million shooting friend's ashes out of a cannon

Johnny Depp has opened up about his finances and rumours about his spending habits.<p>Last year, managers of the <i>Pirates of the Caribbean</i> star claimed …

Celebrity (UK)

Why we can believe in almost anything in this age of paranoia

In the post-truth world of the internet, conspiracy is the new king of misrule. But surely it’s time to see through the fake<p>There’s a fine distinction between a paranoiac and a conspiracy theorist. The former thinks that everyone is out to get them; the latter believes that a few people are after …

Fake News

From Drake to Jane McDonald, bands share their dream festival partners

Festivals are the most fun places on earth... unless you're stuck with a real Debbie Downer. Here, bands and DJs playing this year's festivals pick …

Travel (UK)

Hotel Jerome, Aspen | If These Walls Could Talk... | Amuse

<i>This series takes a look at the legendary stories behind some of the world’s most famous luxury hotels. Here we delve into the history behind Hunter S Thompson’s favourite haunt in Aspen, Colorado.</i><p>Hotel Jerome: The Legend<p>Jerome B Wheeler opened the hotel that bore his name in 1889, back when Aspen …

Skiing

Marilyn Manson talks pissing on KoRn’s catering, and using Danzig’s bus for sex

As you do<p>Marilyn Manson has recalled an early tour on which he would urinate in KoRn‘s catering and use Danzig‘s tour bus for “sexual …

Music