WARNING! EXCESSIVE USE OF HASHTAGS AND DRY HUMOUR THROUGHOUT!   Halloween Twenty Seventeen There’s an interesting correlation between the rise of social media and adult Halloween parties, as we transgress towards our impending dystopian future. A sort of hijack of what used to be a fun day for the kids. We’ll take Halloween, you keep Christmas. I…

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I don’t want to argue with you. The 80s were and always will be the best decade ever, fact. It was a magic combination of economic success, laid-back tunes, perms, mullets and shoulder pads. If you could graph modern progress with the psychological impact on happiness, the 80s is where it peaked. The 90s is proof,…

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How often do you watch a foreign film? I probably watch one foreign film per 20 Hollywood movies I see. I’ve wondered why that is and concluded it’s partly a language preference, location thing, and how I consume films, Netflix or cinema. When I see a foreign film it’s usually because I decided to look for…

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Porn. Anime. Comics. There are all sorts of corners of the internet. From the disgusting to the totally weird to the downright hilarious. My inside man George reveals where to find the manliest and geekiest of websites. The Five Kinds of Online Man Caves The Bad: 4chan The Good: Reddit The Weird: Yonkis The Geeky: Crunchyroll, xkcd, phdcomics, Dr.…

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Snuggle up and enjoy a Christmas movie Christmas. The season of lights, cameras and… not so much action. Christmas Day is the calm after the storm. You’ve already braved the crowded Christmas shops and markets, sat through the boozy company Christmas do and seen most of your friends before everyone disappears back home. On the 25th…

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Miss Portmanteau’s Top Picks From fantasy dragons to horror zombies, big-time drug traffickers to small-time suburban mom pushers. Friends old and new, series both made up and true. Miss Portmanteau’s TV Top 20 has got it all. TV Shows have come a long way over the past 20 years. Production budgets, viewer numbers and original ideas have…

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Bring. It. On. The festive season is almost in full-swing with appetites to venture outside fast approaching the temperature: zero. Consumption of food and alcohol is on the rise, in parallel with body-fat percentages, whatever you must do to stay warm. Forgotten relatives are now returning to the scene, poking their noses around and inviting themselves…

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Yassss Queen! Broad City is the hilarious kick-ass show from Comedy Central created by and starring Ilana Glazer and Abbi Jacobson. The show really is one-of-a-kind at the moment. Comparisons have been made, although each one ends with, “but Broad City is way better.” Earlier this year in an interview with Playboy, Ilana and Abbi were…

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Couples who game together, stay together The new release of King’s Quest is a great game to play as a couple, as it’s more about putting your heads together than control over the remote. It’s great for people with and without gaming experience alike. The gameplay is easy, but the puzzles can be tricky. When George…

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8.1/10 on IMDd (2014-) Power is the new TV series produced by 50 Cent – and it’s everything I look for to fuel my TV series obsession. Power is available now on Netflix. There are 3 seasons with season 4 coming out in June 2017. You have to check out Power, a friend said to me. You can…

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