10 January 2018

Oprah 2020? Liberals are losing it

Democrats are so bereft of vision they’re indulging desperate fantasies.

5 January 2018

Logan Paul: the sharp end of a detached culture

We live in an age when we’re more likely to film tragedies than intervene.

26 December 2017

The year everything was politicised

Apparently you can’t take down Trump without Taylor Swift.

20 December 2017

The Disaster Artist: tribute to an unintended masterpiece

James Franco’s latest tells the story of the greatest bad film ever made.

8 December 2017

Treasures from the purple reign

My Name is Prince is an immersive tribute to one of pop’s late greats.

24 November 2017

In defence of Lena Dunham

Yes, she’s irritating. But she isn’t a rape apologist or racist.

3 November 2017

The Smiths are dead, boys

Another reissue of The Queen is Dead? Yawn.

12 October 2017

My enthusiasm is curbed

The ninth season of Larry David’s show is shaping up to be disappointing.

5 October 2017

Follies: sorrow and spectacle

The Sondheim show has finally got the London run it deserves.

27 September 2017

Mel Brooks and the philistinism of PC

Think edgy material has no place in comedy? Watch Blazing Saddles.