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Ali G at MTV Europe Awards 2001

From Cockney to Jafaican

23 March 2013

My mother always had a keen ear for slang and lazy pronunciation when I was growing up. Because my siblings and I were working class and attended an absolutely dreadful… Read more

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Sorry, but Parliament is full of sex pests

2 March 2013

The news is dominated by tales of ‘sexual misconduct’ by men in positions of power, and nowhere is the smell of sleaze as strong as in Westminster. Our politicians work… Read more

Germany's Escort Girls Anticipate Increasing Demand During World Cup

Why even Amsterdam doesn’t want legal brothels

2 February 2013

Do you remember the rather brilliant comedy sketch featuring Harry Enfield and Paul Whitehouse in which they played laid-back police officers in Amsterdam, bragging that they no longer have to… Read more

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Wedding hells

12 January 2013

In the good old days of the gay liberation movement, in the 1970s and early 1980s, the excitement of challenging the orthodoxy attracted even the shy and apolitical to its… Read more