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Why ‘The Shape of Water’ is the perfect film for 2018 and should win the Best Picture Oscar
Films

How ‘The Shape of Water’ subtly became the queer, race-aware, #MeToo masterpiece of 2018

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    News

    This is why your stupid, embarrassing mistakes will haunt you forever

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    Sport

    I calculated exactly how well I, a normal man, would do in all the Winter Olympic events

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    News

    This is the disturbing reason why you absolutely *have* to wash your beard properly

    Very very bad things could happen

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    Music

    This is who will win tonight's BRIT Awards

    You don't even need to watch it, this is what's going to happen

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  • Danny Wallace on playing it cool with the workman
    Opinion

    Danny Wallace on playing it cool with the workman

    “Biscuit? Would you like a biscuit?”

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Why 'Black Panther' matters so much to black people
Why 'Black Panther' matters so much to black people
Films

Why 'Black Panther' matters so much to black people

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Carl Anka
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  • JJ Abrams explains why you can’t please everyone
    Films

    JJ Abrams explains why you can’t please everyone

    The rebooter-in-chief behind 'Star Trek' and 'Star Wars' on living up to expectations

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  • David Harbour dancing with penguins is the most uplifting thing you'll see all day
    Instant Improver

    David Harbour dancing with penguins is the most uplifting thing you'll see all day

    Stranger Things have happened

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  • The joy of cockpits
    Tech

    Inside the cockpits of a space shuttle, an F-16 fighter jet and a Porsche 919 Hybrid

    Enter the belly of the beast

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    Alex Christian
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  • There's a surprising new favourite to direct the next Bond film
    Films

    There's a surprising new favourite to direct the next Bond film

    He’s directed some legendary, Oscar-winning British films

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    Harvey Day
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A love-letter to video game cheats: a coward’s charter 2
A love-letter to video game cheats: a coward’s charter 2
Gaming

A love-letter to video game cheats: the coward’s charter

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Gary Ogden
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  • This man did a funny thing on Tinder and here it is for you to look at
    Entertainment

    This man's Powerpoint Tinder profile is borderline genius

    He'll need a spreadsheet to deal with all the matches

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    Gary Ogden
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    Food & Drink

    McDonald’s is bringing back that Szechuan sauce

    This should make up for the shortage last time

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    Tom Victor
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  • Vine party
    News

    Someone threw a Vine party and it was absolutely epic

    #neverforget

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  • Timothée Chalamet on grappling with rebellion, addiction and speaking out 4
    Films

    Timothée Chalamet on grappling with rebellion, addiction and speaking out

    The 22-year-old actor discusses his next step

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    Chris Mandle
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  • KFC
    Food & Drink

    KFC’s chicken shortage causes the most hilariously over-dramatic moment in TV history

    The nation is still in shock

    Posted by
    Dave Fawbert
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  • These scientists think drinking booze is the key to living past 90 2
    News

    These scientists think drinking booze is the key to living past 90

    We KNEW it

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  • Alan Partridge
    TV

    Steve Coogan has some very bad news about Alan Partridge

    Oh, Alan...

    Posted by
    Dave Fawbert
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  • Broken gun
    News

    Gun-loving American destroys his prized weapon in emotional video

    It's his response to the Florida shooting

    Posted by
    Dave Fawbert
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  • Pharrell and adidas channel an ancient Indian festival in new collection
    Style

    Pharrell and adidas channel an ancient Indian festival in new collection

    Very, very clean

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    Shortlist Team
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