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iBet: Fulham v Liverpool – two teams in fine form, Sport

iBet: Fulham v Liverpool – two teams in fine form

Fulham v Liverpool, Premier League, tonight 8pm

Lay Fulham at 2.2 to one
Liverpool fans are understandably getting excited about next season. Kenny Dalglish – ‘The Messiah’ on Merseyside – has weaved his magic wand and got the squad he inherited from Roy Hodgson playing scintillating football. He has also added some serious firepower up front [...]

By | Sport | Monday, 9 May 2011 at 12:21 pm

Digital Digest, Digital Digest

Digital Digest

Links to the best of the web

By | Digital Digest | Monday, 9 May 2011 at 12:19 pm

DEC comment on impact of the media coverage of disasters, Eagle Eye

DEC comment on impact of the media coverage of disasters

The prestigious One World Media Awards will be held in London tomorrow night. Hosted by Jon Snow, this annual event celebrates film, broadcast, print and new media about the developing world. We aim to encourage and deepen mutual understanding between people across the world. I am a trustee of One World Media, but my day [...]

By | Eagle Eye | Monday, 9 May 2011 at 12:13 pm

Online House Hunter: Capital move, Property

Online House Hunter: Capital move

House prices are going up, down, staying the same – it’s a nervous time for the property market. But Online House Hunter Alan Cleaver reveals one part of the country where home owners can feel a bit more confident.

By | Property | Monday, 9 May 2011 at 7:00 am

Review of Doctor Who ‘The Curse of the Black Spot’, Notebook

Review of Doctor Who ‘The Curse of the Black Spot’

Doctor Who turned pirate this week with ‘The Curse of the Black Spot’ which took viewers on a swashbuckling adventure, involving stowaways, mutiny and a siren.

By | Notebook | Monday, 9 May 2011 at 3:55 am

Think. Think again. Think harder., Notebook

Think. Think again. Think harder.

Experts at picking out our flaws. Experts at analysing and obsessing every little part of us that we do not like. Experts at glossing over it all, painting on a convincing smile and telling the world that we are fine.
10 years on and the ‘fine’ that rolls off the tongue so easily will be doubted [...]

By | Notebook | Sunday, 8 May 2011 at 10:51 pm

How many 2011 predictions will John Rentoul get right?, Eagle Eye

How many 2011 predictions will John Rentoul get right?

A fascinating question that was asked by Political Betting of my 28 December 2010 article in which I made the following four predictions for this year…

By | Eagle Eye | Saturday, 7 May 2011 at 6:10 pm

Al Fayed set to join stars at Cannes Film Festival, Film

Al Fayed set to join stars at Cannes Film Festival

Brad Pitt, Carla Bruni-Sarkozy and Robert De Niro are set to wander down the Cannes Film Festival’s red carpet next week. The latest addition to that glittering roll-call of talent, it is fair to say, is somewhat less internationally celebrated.

By | Film | Saturday, 7 May 2011 at 8:19 am

Here’s a Question We’re Not Going to Answer, Eagle Eye

Here’s a Question We’re Not Going to Answer

Wonderful blog about “The Four Kinds of New York Times Headlines” by Alex Leo (via Charles Arthur). They are…

By | Eagle Eye | Friday, 6 May 2011 at 7:35 pm

The Scottish people say no to empire, Notebook

The Scottish people say no to empire

On May 5th, as the media hyped up an ‘alternative vote’ campaign that many people knew and cared little about, another, far more significant election was taking place. In Scotland, a Parliament was being elected.

By | Notebook | Friday, 6 May 2011 at 4:44 pm

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