Dave Fawbert

ShortList.com staff writer Dave’s primary passions are pop, prose, punning and power ballads (and alliteration). A lower division football enthusiast and long-suffering cricket fan, he is one of only 110 people followed on Twitter by Chas Hodges from Chas ‘n’ Dave. Follow Dave on Twitter like Chas: @davefawbert

Latest Posts

  • 14 times it accidentally looked like someone was about to drop the hottest album of the year
    Music

    14 times people unexpectedly dropped the hottest album of the year

    Y'all ready for this?

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  • Gudjohnsen Iceland Barcelona
    Sport

    The amazing story of how Arnór and Eiður Guðjohnsen made footballing history

    Trying to follow in your father's footsteps is a tricky task: but one footballing family did it with aplomb

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  • Gary Lightbody Snow Patrol
    Opinion

    "My dad will walk into a room, and it will get brighter": Snow Patrol's Gary Lightbody on his dad

    The Northern Irish superstar discusses his relationship with his father Jack

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    Dave Fawbert
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  • Jeff Goldblum Hollywood Walk of Fame
    Films

    Here's 13 glorious photos of Jeff Goldblum getting his star on the Walk of Fame

    Just look at lovely Jeff

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    Dave Fawbert
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  • The 5 greatest World Cups ever
    Sport

    The 5 greatest World Cups ever

    They're all great, but which is the greatest?

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  • Danny Wallace explains what Russia's World Cup mascot is really telling us 1
    Opinion

    Danny Wallace explains what Russia's World Cup mascot is really telling us

    Zabivaka might look like an innocent wolf, but there's more to him than meets the eye

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    Dave Fawbert
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  • Julen Lopetegui Spain
    World Cup

    Spain have sacked their manager 24 hours before the World Cup starts

    Julen Lopetegui has sensationally been given the boot - so what happens next?

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    Dave Fawbert
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  • America's Got Talent
    Music

    13-year-old Hartlepool singer earns golden buzzer on 'America's Got Talent' with amazing performance

    This is a proper Susan Boyle moment

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    Dave Fawbert
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  • Donald Trump Kim Jong-un
    News

    The Trump & Kim nuclear summit: here's what you actually need to know

    After all the hype and bluster, what's actually been agreed?

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    Dave Fawbert
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  • The 10 Worst World Cup Songs
    World Cup

    The 10 worst World Cup songs

    Prepare for some absolute aural atrocities

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    Dave Fawbert
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