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Celebrity news & gossip from the world’s showbiz and glamour magazines (OK!, Hello, National Enquirer and more). We read them so you don’t have to, picking the best bits from the showbiz world’s maw and spitting it back at them. Expect lots of sarcasm.

Miley Cyrus and Sinead O’Connor bury the hatchet and perform this duet

IT was all a put up job, a PR-inspired row t o foment interest in the Miley Cyrus and Sinead O’Connor duet? No. Course not. O’Connor is the real deal. Cyrus

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Posted: 5th, October 2013 | In: Music | Comment | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


The Internet catches Scarlett Johansson on a dolphin after she falls over (photos)

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WHEN Scarlett Johansson fell over in public the internet rushed to her aide. They slapped her

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Posted: 4th, October 2013 | In: Celebrities | Comments (3) | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


Watch Manchester United legend Eric Cantona play The Stallion in erotic French comedy Les Rencontres d’après Minuit

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AFTER mucking about playing himself and “a man at a bar” in the likes of Looking for Eric and Jack Says over the years, Manchester United legend Eric Cantona has finally landed the role he was born to play!

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Posted: 4th, October 2013 | In: Film, Sports | Comment | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


Project Drive-In: Possibly pointless renaissance for American drive-ins

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ZOD knows there aren’t nearly enough stereotypes about lazy Americans spending too much time in their cars, so it’s a good thing Honda and Sony are sponsoring something called Project Drive-In ”  in an attempt to

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Posted: 4th, October 2013 | In: Film, The Consumer | Comment | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


Edinburgh and Leeds University ban on Robin Thicke’s Blurred Lines is racist

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ROBIN Thicke’s hit has everyone’s knickers in a twist. The Universities of Kingston, Edinburgh, Leeds, Derby and West Scotland have banned their students unions from playing one of year’s biggest hits. The righteous students have censored the Top Ten, just

Posted: 4th, October 2013 | In: Key Posts, Music | Comment | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


Danny Dyer should write his own EastEnders scripts and freak his nut out

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DANNY Dyer is the new King of the EastEnders Queen Vic. Here’s hoping he’s writing his own scripts. As his self-penned tweet of the

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Posted: 3rd, October 2013 | In: Celebrities | Comment | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


Sinead O’Connor’s open letter to Miley Cyrus: ‘don’t be a prostitute and save your tongue for your boyfriend’

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SINEAD O’Connor, Anorak’s Woman of the Century, has penned an open letter to Miley Cyrus. Miley, of course, told Rolling Stone  that Sinead is her “role model” .  It is down to O’Connor and that Nothing Compares 2 U

Posted: 3rd, October 2013 | In: Celebrities, Music | Comments (6) | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


Lostprophets announce split as singer faces grim sex charges

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IN a move that should be met with “No shit!” and “Urgh, what to do?”, Lostprophets have announced that they’re splitting up in the face of frontman Ian Watkins imminent trial for sex offences, which make for particularly grim reading.

Posted: 3rd, October 2013 | In: Celebrities, Music | Comment (1) | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


Paris Hilton and Lil Wayne have created the themes tune for the world’s designated drivers

Sings Paris Hilton:
“Yes, I’m having a good time and I might be a bit tipsy but that’s okay cuz you’re with me.”

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Posted: 2nd, October 2013 | In: Music | Comment | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


People with money to burn can ruin Frankie Cocozza’s body

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YOU remember  Frankie Cocozza don’t you? He was the chap who appeared on the X Factor looking like a knuckle peering out of a grizzly bear’s arse, who had perhaps THE most annoying ‘cheeky chappie’ schtick since Loaded sent a

Posted: 2nd, October 2013 | In: Celebrities | Comment | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


Farrah Abraham never did that million plus dollars for her leaked dirty tape

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LIKE you, we’ve always marvelled at how celebrities are always offered a million dollars to perform in a sex flick. So good is the money that you wonder if the leaked skin vid is what drives the celebrity industry. Back …

Posted: 2nd, October 2013 | In: Celebrities | Comment | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


Malcolm Gladwell’s guide to interviews

malcolm_gladwell MALCOLM Gladwell’s podcast is worthwhile:

I am rarely nasty. If I write about you, I do not want you to ever regret having talked to me. In cases where I think someone will regret talking to me, I do not

Posted: 2nd, October 2013 | In: Celebrities | Comment | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


1983: Macho George Michael loves The Sweet but hates the ‘effeminate one’

FLASHBACK to Smash Hits, September 29, 1983, when George Michael was picking the hits. George Michael liked The Sweet, but hated “the effeminate one” with the red hair. After dismissing the Sweet’s feminine one, Michael told
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Posted: 2nd, October 2013 | In: Flashback, Music | Comment | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


Justin Bieber does not bring down the Great Wall of China with an hormonal meltdown

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JUSTIN Bieber is on a trip to Beijing. Once there, the Bieber did as all US tourists to China must and took home a female baby  went to the Great Wall, where he got  two  men to carry him up

Posted: 1st, October 2013 | In: Celebrities | Comment (1) | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


James McAvoy auditions for Jimmy Savile role at the Filth premiere

JAMES McAvoy’s new film Filth has opened in London. McAvoy would play Jimmy Savile if Trainspotting author Irvine Welsh ever penned a script about the BBC DJ, NHS ward wharbler and sex predator, the Scottish novelist has said. Welsh told

Posted: 1st, October 2013 | In: Film | Comment | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


1991: Nirvana’s first televised performance of Smells Like Teen Spirit and Kurt is unplugged and contracted in a Radio Shack

TWENTY years ago, Nirvana released In Utero . Anorak bought it. And played it loud. In 1991, Nirvana appeared on MTV’s  120 Minutes

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Posted: 1st, October 2013 | In: Flashback, Music, TV & Radio | Comment | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


The 17 British sports legends and pop stars who owned their own shops

WHEN Huddersfield Giants star Danny Brough  (seen here with his bestselling blueberry bonbons) revealed his other life as co-owner of the Hull confectionery shop Sweeet Shack (with an extra ‘e’) some people may have raised an eyebrow or two.

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Posted: 1st, October 2013 | In: Celebrities, Flashback, Key Posts, Music, Sports | Comment (1) | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


Snoopy stars in the Peanut Underground

THE Peanut Underground:

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Posted: 1st, October 2013 | In: Music | Comment | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


Sid Vicious and Nancy Spungen answer the phones on Efrom Allen’s New York cable TV show in 1978

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ON September 18, 1978, Sid Vicious and Nancy Spungun appeared on New York cable Tv show The Efrom Allen Show.  Also on the panel taking calls from the great unwashed were, Stiv Bators of the Dead Boys, and Cynthia Ross

Posted: 30th, September 2013 | In: Celebrities, Flashback, Key Posts | Comment | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


Is this the best movie death scene ever?

IS this the best movie death scene ever?

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Posted: 29th, September 2013 | In: Film | Comment | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


The Clash live in Tokyo 1982 – the full concert of the band’s last original line-up show

IN the first two months of 1982 the Clash stormed Japan. Their tour of the Far East was the last time the original line-up toured together: drummer Topper Headon was soon after rusticated for taking too many drugs.

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Posted: 29th, September 2013 | In: Flashback, Music | Comment | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


Education for Death: in 1943 Disney taught kids how to be a Nazi

IN 1943, Disney studios produced The Making of a Nazi ,. This short film was funded by the US Government. Disney needed the money and the Government’s propaganda machine needed a new avenue. (The US had hired lost of top

Posted: 29th, September 2013 | In: Film, Flashback | Comment | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0