This week I saw Boyhood, an excellent film which I thought would be very much about maleness and masculinity. In the end I was most struck by Patricia Arquette’s role as the mum, repeatedly trying to create a traditional family set-up for her children. At the end of the film she’s upset and finding herself [...]
Fashion GIFs (and GIFs in general) are one of my big loves, who can resist a sexy combination of old-school internet LOLs and fashwan? Fashion is often all about slickness or aspiration and can take itself quite seriously, but GIFify some fashion shots and it immediately humanises and contextualises it which makes fashion much more [...]
I remember the old days of blogging, when you would ring a PR and after a few mins of excruciatingly slow conversation you’d have to explain that a blog was ‘like a magazine, but on the internet’.* The worst experience I can think of was a PR telling us they ‘weren’t doing online till next year’ Err, cool try telling the internet that.