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Jack Black
Films

An afternoon in the company of Jack Black, the most mischievous man on the planet

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  • We spoke to people who have ruined Christmas and their stories are outstanding
    Opinion

    We spoke to people who have ruined Christmas and their stories are outstanding

  • The 19 funniest, most ridiculous news stories of 2017
    News

    The 19 funniest, most ridiculous news stories of 2017

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    TV

    I hung out with Netflix to discover the future of television

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    Sport

    Lazio fans find incredibly petty way of getting back at referee who sent off their player

    We can see Arsenal fans liking this one

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    Tom Victor
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  • These were the most popular Google searches in the UK in 2017
    News

    These were the most popular Google searches in the UK in 2017

    Yes, obviously 'fidget spinner' was in the top ten

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    Gary Ogden
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  • Alan Partridge
    TV

    Steve Coogan reveals why he almost abandoned Alan Partridge

    Alan nearly didn't bounce back

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ShortList 2017 top songs
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The ShortList guide to the 50 greatest songs of 2017

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Dave Fawbert
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  • london
    News

    One of the UK's busiest stations is being turned into a homeless shelter this Christmas

    They'll be given Christmas meals and shelter from the cold

    Posted by
    Tom Victor
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  • An AI bot wrote a 'Harry Potter' chapter and it is hilarious nonsense 5
    Books

    This new chapter of 'Harry Potter' written by a bot is absolutely hilarious nonsense

    "Harry tore his eyes from his head and threw them into the forest"

    Posted by
    Gary Ogden
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  • Little brother thinks sisters wrestling match is real fight, runs in to save her
    News

    Little brother thinks sister's wrestling match is real fight, runs in to save her

    What a little hero

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    Alex Finnis
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  • This new website tells you if any abusers are connected to your favourite shows and movies
    Entertainment

    This new website tells you if any abusers are connected to your favourite shows and movies

    So you know what's still OK to like

    Posted by
    Alex Finnis
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christmas
Food & Drink

The 17 best Christmas burgers in the UK in 2017

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Tom Victor
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  • home-alone
    Films

    The perfect film for every day of the year

    No more excuse for not being able to decide what to watch

    Posted by
    Tom Victor
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  • Your alternative Christmas playlist
    Music

    Your alternative Christmas soundtrack

    A round-up of some of the year’s finest albums

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  • The Chocolate Bar Challenge is the greatest game you will ever play
    Food & Drink

    The Chocolate Bar Challenge is the greatest game you will ever play

    Can you name the bar without its wrapper?

    Posted by
    Dave Fawbert
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  • These are 2017’s top 10 ‘words of the year’ 4
    News

    These are 2017’s top 10 ‘words of the year’

    These sum up the year pretty well

    Posted by
    Tom Victor
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  • OutKast black men friendship
    Music

    How OutKast's genuine friendship opened up the imaginations of young black men

    "We were brothers before this, and we’re going to be brothers for life"

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    Jesse Bernard
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  • Nike are bringing back one of their classic silhouettes and yes, I will wear them 5
    Shoes

    Nike are bringing back one of their classic silhouettes and you're going to want them

    Yep, on my feet quickly, please

    Posted by
    Gary Ogden
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  • 13 of the best boozy Christmas party food and drink recipes 7
    Food & Drink

    13 boozy Christmas food and drink recipes that'll make you drunk and happy

    Mulled wine cheesecake anyone?

    Posted by
    Harvey Day
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  • Diego Maradona's new statue looks like everyone apart from Diego Maradona
    Sport

    Diego Maradona's new statue looks like everyone apart from Diego Maradona

    It looks like your gran

    Posted by
    Tom Victor
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  • How to find your most liked Instagram posts of the year and create a ‘best nine’ collage 1
    Tech

    How to find and share your best nine Instagram posts of the year

    Look back at your 2017

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    Harvey Day
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  • Single men feel more pressure to start a relationship and settle down than single women, study finds
    News

    Single men feel more pressure than women to start a relationship and settle down, study finds

    It seems that women are embracing the single life more than men

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    Harvey Day
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