Woody Allen

5 of the Most Underrated Destinations in Spain

With over 75 million foreign visitors, Spain was the third most visited country in the world in 2016. It's also been ranked the most tourist-friendly …

Spain

How the sandwich consumed Britain

The world-beating British sandwich industry is worth £8bn a year. It transformed the way we eat lunch, then did the same for breakfast – and now it’s coming for dinner. By Sam Knight<p>The invention of the chilled packaged sandwich, an accessory of modern British life which is so influential, so …

Long-form Journalism

I tried living apart from my wife to save our marriage

Couples who live apart together appear to be on the increase. We did it for two years and it didn’t achieve its objective, but it was a worthwhile experiment<p>Louise and Jamie Redknapp are the latest recruits to what appears to be a small but growing army on the field of family relationships. They …

Marriage

Al Porter said it’s ‘wrong’ to touch anyone inappropriately just days before being accused of sexual misconduct

In an interview conducted just days before allegations of sexual misconduct against him came flooding in, comedian Al Porter had spoken out against …

Feminism

Ashes 2017/18 live: First Test, Australia v England at the Gabba, day two

Bancroft pushed at a wide ball from Broad and managed only to get a thick edge behind to Bairstow. He was searching for a ball he didn't need to go …

Glenn Maxwell

STASI: Your phone knows Trump ruined Thanksgiving

Donald Trump wrecked your Thanksgiving. No matter how good a time you think you had, rest assured you were miserable.<p>Forget so many movies about …

Determine

Kevin Brown case shows rugby league still has not learnt

This is not just any player. I repeat, this is a player with a history of concussions. He was knocked senseless on Saturday, and yet, whatever …

Brisbane

'Trial by media isn't a good thing' - Al Porter condemned groping in interview prior to allegations

Al Porter addresses the issue of sex scandals in a new interview with Hot Press, which was conducted prior to allegations being made against him …

News (Ireland)

Casablanca at 75: fascinating facts about one of the most famous films of all time - Blog | q

Of all the classic Hollywood films, it's one of the best-known and most enduring — this week, <i>Casablanca</i> turns 75.<p>Amazingly, the people involved …

Franklin D. Roosevelt

Commentary: Should we be ashamed to watch a Kevin Spacey movie?

MANCHESTER: Enjoying the work of Kevin Spacey the actor doesn’t make you a bad person.<p>Even now, knowing what you’ve read about him in the media, you …

Kevin Spacey

Spike Lee reanimates ‘She’s Gotta Have It’ into an essential Netflix binge

It seems inevitable now that Spike Lee would end up on TV.<p>As the opportunities for independent film got narrower over the past decade, creating a …

Filmmaking

Why Casey Affleck's Oscars Win Matters

Things To Do<p>Casey Affleck's best actor win, after facing a 2010 lawsuit for sexual misconduct, sends a strong message about how Hollywood still …

Casey Affleck

Football's concussion scandal: Can we still watch? | Brian Dickerson

CLOSE<p>The Supreme Court has rejected challenges to the estimated $1 billion plan by the NFL to settle thousands of concussion lawsuits filed by former …

Detroit

Hollywood’s holiday fare

Love is in the air this 2017 holiday film season, along with the usual titles hoping to contend for Academy Awards. Will the Paul Thomas Anderson …

Movies

Jude Law is the latest actor to get sucked into the Marvel Cinematic Universe

Marvel's first female superhero has found its male lead.<p>Jude Law has entered talks to join Marvel's <i>Captain Marvel</i>, as first reported Wednesday by</i> …

Comics

Car is found 20 years after man forgot where he parked it

At some point or another, almost everyone has has the aggravating experience of parking their car and then forgetting exactly where they parked it.<p>But an unidentified 76-year-old man in Germany may have set a new record for foggy recall.<p>In 1997, he parked his Volkswagen Passat in the garage of an …

Girl Scouts

To Hell With the Witch-Hunt Debate

The post-Weinstein moment isn’t a war on sex. It’s a long-overdue revolution.<p>One of the principle pleasures of <i>Mad Men</i>, on rich display beginning with the pilot episode, was looking at all of the crazy things people used to be able to do in offices: smoke, drink, and—if they were male—grope and …

Al Franken

A Portrait of the Artist as a Monster

Claire Dederer‘s essay in <i>The Paris Review</i> on whether and how we can continue to enjoy the art of predatory men is excellent, and challenging, and not …

Roman Polanski

What if ... ambitious women weren't targets for 'great men'

<b>(CNN) —</b> What if.<p>What if the growing list of men accused of sexual harassment and abuse were not also an unholy brotherhood of power brokers and masters of artistic genius? The cavalcade that began with allegations against Harvey Weinstein, Kevin Spacey and Louis C.K. and seems as yet unstoppable in …

Opinion

Sex, lies & excuses: Partisan madness on predators

As the sex scandals continue their relentless forward march, early efforts at a course correction are beginning to emerge. Some of these efforts are …

Al Franken

Which old movies can stand the test of ignored sexual abuse?

<i>This article first appeared on Dorf on Law.</i><p>The sudden wave of social acknowledgement of the ways in which men have long mistreated women is as …

Bette Davis

Harvey Weinstein's Downfall Needs To Be A Watershed Moment

News<p>It takes a lot of people to keep an open secret this big....no more excuses, no more cover ups, no more second chances, no matter who you are.<p>The …

Asia Argento

Spike Lee’s She’s Gotta Have It Is a Scattered, Playful Remake

The title of Spike Lee’s <i>She’s Gotta Have It</i> now requires a parenthetical: (the movie) or (the Netflix series). The former came out in 1986, the …

Entertainment

Awards season meets sexual misconduct

Awards season is approaching fast, and it will be interesting to see how Hollywood deals with all the sexual misconduct allegations that have been …

Golden Globes

The Pop Charts' Glass Ceiling, Being Brown Loving Taylor Swift, How Kendrick Defines Hip

quote of the day<p>What makes a hit record? Because it has some kind of numbers behind it? Is it the amount of streams or the amount of sales or the …

Music

Charlie Rose: The rise and plummet of a man who preached ‘character’ and ‘integrity’

Swallowed up in the baggy academic robes of Georgetown University, Charlie Rose stood before the school’s graduating class of 2015, shifting into the final moments of a commencement speech on lessons learned from one of the most celebrated careers in broadcast journalism.<p>“Think ahead to the end of …

News (U.S.)

The problem with the letter female ‘SNL’ staffers wrote in support of Al Franken

A group of 36 women who worked with embattled Sen. Al Franken (D-Minn.) on <i>Saturday Night Live</i> issued a letter Tuesday morning expressing support for …

Al Franken

9 Characters Almost Definitely Inspired By Real Celebs

Sometimes a celebrity is going about their typical life doing ordinary celeb things — jetting around the globe, performing at sold-out concerts, …

Miley Cyrus

Tour a Charming, Eclectic Brooklyn Studio

<b>Name:</b> Allie Epstein <b><br>Location:</b> East Williamsburg/Bushwick — Brooklyn, NYC <b><br>Size:</b> 800 square feet <b><br>Years lived in:</b> 4 and a half years, renting<p>Allie recently …

Williams-Sonoma

Why Do We Condemn Some Men and Forget About Others?

After two women accused Al Franken of sexual harassment, the Minnesota Senator was cut from PBS’s upcoming special honoring David Letterman. This is, …

Fashion