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The logistical nightmare of the NFL lockout, Sport

The logistical nightmare of the NFL lockout

Michael Kim speaks to Jacksonville Jaguars assistant coach, Dirk Koetter, about life during the NFL lockout.

By | Sport | Friday, 20 May 2011 at 1:09 pm

Julia’s Eyes: Interview with producer Guillermo del Toro, Film

Julia’s Eyes: Interview with producer Guillermo del Toro

Julia (Belén Rueda), a woman suffering from degenerative sight disease, finds her twin sister Sara, who has already gone blind as a result of the same disease, hanged in the basement of her house. In spite of the fact that everything points to suicide, Julia decides to investigate what she intuitively feels is a murder case, entering a dark world that seems to hide a mysterious presence.

By | Film | Friday, 20 May 2011 at 12:12 pm

Why does LSE academic Satoshi Kanazawa seem to hate women and black people?, Notebook

Why does LSE academic Satoshi Kanazawa seem to hate women and black people?

“The Hawaiian sailors are all black and ugly like devils.” This was an entry in the diary of Morita Kiyoyuki, one of the 170 samurai envoys who travelled from Japan as part of the first Japanese embassy mission to America in 1860 during the late Tokugawa Shogunate. The envoys meticulously recorded their views on what they saw during their journey in embassy dispatches, diaries, memoirs, and travelogues.

By | Notebook | Friday, 20 May 2011 at 12:00 pm

Fiction Uncovered: the revenge of the Midlist?, Arts

Fiction Uncovered: the revenge of the Midlist?

One of the great complaints of writers and agents about the current febrile state of the publishing industry is the Death of the Midlist, meaning that range of authors, often in mid-career, whose books traditionally sold well-ish, but not spectacularly. That may have been fine in the grand old days of publishing yore, but in [...]

By | Arts | Friday, 20 May 2011 at 11:58 am

Caught & Social: i readers reveal the art of partying, Notebook

Caught & Social: i readers reveal the art of partying

Forget the Ivor Novellos, forget bashes in London last night with George Clooney, forget, even, Cannes with its yacht, pool and nightclub parties. For the event that everyone was talking about this week was the second i readers’ party, held in the beautiful surrounds of the Royal Academy of Arts in London. There, a group [...]

By | Notebook | Friday, 20 May 2011 at 11:12 am

Today from i: Born again?, Notebook

Today from i: Born again?

Today’s graphic from i

By | Notebook | Friday, 20 May 2011 at 11:04 am

Digital Digest, Digital Digest

Digital Digest

Links to the best of the web

By | Digital Digest | Friday, 20 May 2011 at 11:00 am

MovieWatch: Out this week, Film

MovieWatch: Out this week

We bring you all the hottest Hollywood gossip and the latest and greatest movies heading your way whilst keeping a weathered eye out for those incoming blockbusters! Sit back, relax and enjoy the MovieWatch!!

By | Film | Friday, 20 May 2011 at 10:42 am

Online House Hunter: Living with history, Property

Online House Hunter: Living with history

Our Online House Hunter points you in the direction of some delightful flats in historic buildings that have been lovingly converted into modern homes.

By | Property | Friday, 20 May 2011 at 10:36 am

Sony forced to close PSN security ‘loophole’ following relaunch, Science & Technology

Sony forced to close PSN security ‘loophole’ following relaunch

Hackers could still “exploit a loophole” in the beleaguered PlayStation Network days after it was restored to service, Sony has admitted.

By | Science & Technology | Thursday, 19 May 2011 at 7:18 pm

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