Thursday, July 19, 2018

Art

Art

Jimmy Kimmel: 'Our president is a liar and not even a good one'

Late-night hosts on Tuesday discussed Donald Trump’s attempt to walk back his comments in Helsinki, where he sided with Vladimir Putin over American intelligence agencies on the subject of Russian meddling in the...

Gareth Southgate prompts new round of an old game: cash-in books

Not content with winning the hearts of a nation, or transforming the humble waistcoat into the coolest thing that’s ever come out of M&S, England’s sweetheart Gareth Southgate has now inspired the country’s...

The Elder Scrolls VI, Starfield and the future of video game giant Bethesda

In the early 2000s, game publisher Bethesda was best known for its Elder Scrolls series of technologically ambitious fantasy games. In the last 15 years, however, it has expanded greatly, snapping up several...

Saul Leiter review – the quiet genius who made the mundane beautiful

‘I simply looked at the world, not prepared for anything,” Saul Leiter said towards the end of his life. That sense of unhurriedness, coupled with a painterly eye for colour and composition, is...

A Monster Calls review – adolescent reality meets fairytale fantasy with wit and charm

Sometimes it is good to go to the theatre in a state of innocence. I have neither read the prize-winning novel by Patrick Ness on which this show is based, nor seen the...

When Phil Mitchell met Trump: Coldwar Steve and his Brexit Britain mashups

A screaming Donald Trump sits at the wheel of a white Austin Maestro van, rusting in a woodland glade. Cliff Richard sunbathes on the van’s roof. A concerned Noel Edmonds looks on as...

Trevor Noah: ‘If your name is Vladimir Putin, this was a very good day’

Late-night hosts on Monday discussed Donald Trump’s summit in Helsinki with Vladimir Putin, where the US president sided with Putin over his own intelligence agencies when asked about Russian meddling in the 2016...

Rebel Women: remembering Victorian New York's female activists

With regressive gender politics and a restrictive legal system, the Victorian era is not exactly remembered as an empowering era for women. But the Museum of the City of New York is shining...

Fallout 76: what you need to know about one of the biggest games of...

While billionaires buy up property in New Zealand and pay technologists huge sums of money for advice on how to keep their staff in check after “the event” – that is, whatever it...

Only 1% of children's books have BAME main characters – UK study

Only 1% of British children’s books feature a main character who is black or minority ethnic, a investigation into representations of people of colour has found, with the director calling the findings “stark...

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FCA seeks to set free 'mortgage prisoners'

The City watchdog is calling for reforms to help "mortgage prisoners" who are stuck on high borrowing rates but not allowed to switch. ...