Uncanny Valley And The Creepy Clown Craze

Sophie McNaughton | Posted 26.10.2016 | UK Universities & Education
Sophie McNaughton

Mori hypothesised that these forms of human duplicates which appear to be almost exactly but not quite identical to humans evoke a feeling of unease, eeriness and even disgust among viewers, particularly when the creations begin to move in an unnatural or mechanical way.

Are The 'Friends' Really Reuniting?

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 17.04.2013 | UK Entertainment

Rumours of a 'Friends' reunion have once again sent the internet into a frenzy. After seeing a decade of success and boasting some of the most belo...

Paedophile DJ Jimmy Savile - What I 'Knew' But Never Reported Years Ago

John Fleming | Posted 11.12.2012 | UK
John Fleming

The BBC is getting blamed for doing nothing about Jimmy Savile, although it seems, over the years, five police forces actually investigated stories about him in some way and did nothing. I worked in British television from 1973 onwards, though only twice on BBC programmes; the rest of the time, I worked for ITV and independent companies. Still, I heard rumours about Jimmy Savile.

Why I'm Losing Faith in the Power of Twitter

Scott Bryan | Posted 24.10.2011 | UK
Scott Bryan

Camden's Electric Ballroom smashed up. Ella Fitzgerald dead. Zac Efron pleasuring himself in his own bed. These are just some of the frankly bizarre rumours that have been RTing their way around the Fail Whale world and you know what, for a long time I didn't mind.