Entries by Corinne Purtill from 01/2013

Oscar Picks for the Uninformed

| Posted 01.09.2013 | Moviefone

I have been on the record with my support of McConaughey for the Oscar since I saw this movie. Who else is on deck for this one? Robert De Niro? Philip Seymour Hoffman? That's nice. It's McConaughey's year.

Courtside at the World Championship of Ping Pong

| Posted 01.19.2013 | UK Sport

Let's get some things straight: Table tennis and ping pong are the same thing, except on specific occasions when they are not. The World Championship of Ping Pong is such an event. Whether that's a good thing depends on who you ask.

The Subway vs. The Tube: Which Is Better?

| Posted 01.28.2013 | UK Lifestyle

The London Underground system turns 150 years old this month. In honor of this occasion, I'm publishing the results of a five-year independent study of the Tube and its 108-year-old American cousin, the New York City Subway.