Tag: Drake


Venom: 2018’s Best Comedy?

I’ll say this. It had an effective trailer.   In this situation, ‘effective’, does not mean ‘good’ – the sight of an ten-foot slimeboy terrorising a generic criminal by likening him to a ‘turd in the wind’ recalls the cringe-inducing script of a 1990’s kids cartoon – but it does seem to sum up perfectly…


2015 – a look back at news, politics and popular culture

Defined by a long-awaited Star Wars sequel and going for a cheeky Nandos, 2015 was year of exciting new releases in music and film and hysterically relatable lexical trends. But it wasn’t all Justin Bieber and Netflix and chill: 2015 was also a year characterised by political turmoil, war and heightened fear of global warming….

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Review: If You’re Reading This It’s Too Late – Drake

Apart from the overlooked or intentional grammatical errors on the album cover, If You’re Reading This It’s Too Late, the latest release from Canadian rapper Drake, has generated a flurry of musical interest. Questions arose from its Beyoncé-esque sudden release on to iTunes on February 13th, with no announcement to fans. What muddied the waters…

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