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24 Best Bits of 2015

These heels, because let’s face it – they were the real heroes of Jurassic World.     Ian Malcolm’s pose. A hodderscape favourite this year. Not exactly new in 2015, but Jurassic World kind of harked back to this iconic bit of Jurassic Park – so you’ll forgive the deviation, right?     That hair, […]

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23 Reasons Jupiter Ascending is THE BEST

It’s a movie about a space princess named Jupiter Jones who’s the reincarnation of the mother of a race of space emperors and they all want to marry her or kill her or both meanwhile, she falls in love with a half-dog/half-man supersoldier named ‘Caine Wise’ because of course he is and she can control bees […]

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22 Videos to Waste Time With

  Music   Anna Kendrick – “Cups” – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cmSbXsFE3l8 Muppets – “Bohemian Rhapsody” – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tgbNymZ7vqY Taylor Swift – “Bad Blood” – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QcIy9NiNbmo Kenny Rogers – “The Gambler” – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Jj4nJ1YEAp4 Eartha Kitt – “I Want to Be Evil” – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SS02GeKuWQ4 Kristin Chenoweth – “Evil to the Core” – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PMFWFaSauVU Mint Royale – “Singin in the Rain” […]

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21 Seconds with a Bear

The dog, Dove, stiffened, his hackles raised. He was growling low in his throat, not the savage, warning noise that I had heard him make before, but different, uncertain. I peered ahead into the trees. A shape was moving there, huge and dark. The mare began to prance, throwing her head in distress. Any breath that […]

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17 Star Wars Things

You can make Star Wars papercraft snowflakes! The artist releases new designs every holiday season. Yoda’s grammar. This picture of Harrison Ford on the set of Return of the Jedi. This picture of the main cast of the original trilogy. (Carrie Fisher is really small.) Yeah, the Star Wars Christmas Special was a real thing. […]

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16 Classy Comics

Nelson (Various) Another anthology comic – fifty contributors each tell one segment of the story of a young woman’s life. From the harrowing to the heart-warming, all the nuanced perspectives come together a way that’s simply glorious. A modern masterpiece. For fans of: Pompidou Posse and other sublime memoirs (real or not)   Daybreak (Brian […]

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14 lines about St Nick

Outside all’s white, and calm, and soft, and slick In here the fire is out, the smell damp wood But to run now, my dear, will do no good The door shut tight, the candle burned to wick And deep inside your gut you feel quite sick With fear you feel; a sense you really […]

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13 Dos and Don’ts for Dealing with a Witch

So you live in a town that happens to be haunted by a witch. Since about, say, 1665. Her eyes and mouths are stitched shut and her arms are chained to her body. She walks the streets of your town day and night. She enters your home. Sometimes she stands next to your bed for […]

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Win a copy of Skin by Ilka Tampke!

Imagine a mix between Game of Thrones and Clan of the Cave Bear and you get close to the magic of Skin – a fantasy novel set in Celtic Britain. It follows the story of Ailia, an outsider to her tribe who embarks on an unsanctioned journey to attain the knowledge that will protect her people, and their pagan way of life, from […]

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10 Marvel Women We Need More Of

1. Jessica Jones. The best female superhero yet? The best superhero yet? Anyone who hasn’t watched the show needs to do so immediately. Seriously. It’s worth getting a Netflix subscription for this alone. 2. Claire Temple. Talking of the Netflix Marvel universe, here’s the character who binds it all together. If it was up to […]

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9 London Ghosts

The Black Dog of Newgate (Amen Court, near St Paul’s Cathedral) Newgate was an infamous prison that stood near St Paul’s from 1188 to 1904. Prisoners were taken from their cells to the execution chamber by walking along a certain wall, which survived the prison’s demolition. For centuries there have been reports of a black […]

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