The meerkat that electrified North London
Saul Lipetz recalls the electricity of Euro 2008.
The echo chamber
The Labour Party leadership contest is in full swing. But can anyone tell what’s going on?
Have Arsenal fans sold out?
A difficult season for Arsenal is drawing to an end – in the circumstances it seems harder than ever to defend the manager, but who are his fiercest critics – and what are the alternatives?
The Revolting Electorate
The pitchfork of protestation is multi-pronged. But one of the spikes must be more than a spur.
Meeting with Dire Straits as they kick off on World Tour with a gig in Egypt
An odd combination of events took me to Egypt’s Red Sea Riviera last week. One was a desire to escape the grey skies and rain storms of an English January and spend a week in the sun which is after all guaranteed in Egypt, is it not? The second was to find out why the […]
Lehmann to the rescue: the value of a supreme goalkeeper
My personal choice for the most significant penalty involving Arsenal in recent (-ish) times
Trumping up fear: can American voters defy their media agenda?
A look at how the current trend of Islamophobia in the United States has many precedents, and how it is in the interests of politicians to fan the flames of bigotry.
David Bowie’s most played tracks in the 21st century
Legendary singer still inspires with songs that never die
Lady Colin Campbell makes the most of her jungle fame
HER brown jacket had LADY C clearly stamped on the back – but even from the rear there was no mistaking the husky, imperious tones of Lady Colin Campbell when she appeared in ITV’s 15th series of I’m a Celebrity….Get Me out of Here! But it was a bit of a shock when she faced […]
Andy Warhol: the man who opened the Pandora Box of banality in art
Hunger for a culture that reflected consumer values led to discovery of a gay propagandist fashionista called Warhola