Entries by Sara C Nelson

Russell Brand Described As 'Puerile, Prancing Millionaire' By RBS Worker

(0) Comments | Posted 17 December 2014 | (13:02)

Russell Brand has received a brutally hilarious tongue-lashing after a protest which saw an irate City worker miss his lunch.

Blogger and City worker Joseph Kynaston Reeves was caught on film squaring up to Brand outside the Royal Bank of Scotland London offices as the...

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Gay Teacher Receives Touching Letter From Student, 9, After He Comes Out

(27) Comments | Posted 17 December 2014 | (11:46)

A teacher has shared a touching note he received from a nine-year-old student after he revealed he was gay.

Written on colourful notepaper it says: “Dear Mr XXX [redacted],

“Even though you’re gay, I will always treat you the same way as I do now. I still think...

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Russell Brand Slams Tony Abbott & Media For Linking Sydney Siege To Terrorism

(166) Comments | Posted 17 December 2014 | (09:19)

Russell Brand has taken aim at the coverage of the Sydney siege – specifically descriptions of it as a "terror" attack.

Three people – including gunman Man Haron Monis, were killed at the end of the 16-hour stand-off at the Lindt Chocolate Café in the...

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Cliff Richard Cut-Out Prompts Man To Phone Police

(82) Comments | Posted 16 December 2014 | (16:25)

A man has phoned the police to complain after his neighbour stuck a “creepy” picture of Cliff Richard in a window overlooking his property.

James Maltby told The Argus he believed James Dean posted the picture as retribution after he reported him to Brighton and Hove Council...

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Peshawar Attack: Tragic List Of Children Killed In School Massacre Emerges

(28) Comments | Posted 16 December 2014 | (13:35)

WARNING: THIS REPORT CONTAINS GRAPHIC CONTENT, READER DISCRETION IS ADVISED

A harrowing list of children killed in the Peshawar school massacre has emerged.

A sheet of paper purportedly from the accident and emergency department of the nearby Lady Reading Hospital was posted to...

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Taliban Gunmen Storm Pakistani Military School, Killing More Than 100

(255) Comments | Posted 16 December 2014 | (09:49)

WARNING: THIS REPORT CONTAINS GRAPHIC CONTENT, READER DISCRETION IS ADVISED
UPDATE: Tragic List Of Children Killed In Peshawar School Massacre Emerges

Taliban militants stormed a school in Pakistan on Tuesday, killing 141 people, including 132 children.

Up to 500 students and teachers from the...

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Sydney Siege: Sunrise Host Natalie Barr Weeps As She Reveals Death Of Katrina Dawson

(60) Comments | Posted 16 December 2014 | (09:04)

Update: Sydney siege mourners are laying boxes of Lindt chocolates at the site

An Australian breakfast TV personality broke down at the mention of the name of one of the Sydney siege victims.

Mother-of-three Katrina Dawson was one of the gunman’s two victims at the...

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Tourist's Selfie With Monkey Goes Very Wrong Indeed

(2) Comments | Posted 15 December 2014 | (15:05)

OK, we’re calling it: the selfie is over. The next big thing is the selfie-gone-oh-so-very-wrong.

As demonstrated absolutely perfectly in this sequence of pictures of a tourist attempting to capture herself and a monkey in the same frame.

Believed to be taken in the Sacred Monkey...

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Sydney Siege: Australians Rally Against Islamophobia With #illridewithyou Hashtag

(1) Comments | Posted 15 December 2014 | (10:37)

Amid a hostage situation in one of downtown Sydney’s busiest spots, a hashtag expressing solidarity with the city’s Muslim population has gone viral.

It comes as the drama in Martin Place, which has seen a gunman force hostages to unfurl a black flag with white Arabic writing...

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Sydney Siege: Australians Rally Against Islamophobia With #illridewithyou Hashtag

(68) Comments | Posted 15 December 2014 | (10:37)

Update: Sydney siege mourners are laying boxes of Lindt chocolates at the site

Amid a hostage situation in one of downtown Sydney’s busiest spots, a hashtag expressing solidarity with the city’s Muslim population has gone viral.

It comes as the drama in Martin Place, which...

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Sydney Siege Selfies: Social Media Users Slammed As 'Disgusting & Disrespectful'

(6) Comments | Posted 15 December 2014 | (08:52)

As an ongoing hostage situation continues in Sydney, a number of people have been spotted taking beaming “selfies” at the scene.

Crowds are gathering at the Lindt café on Martin Place, downtown Sydney, where there is believed to be a gunman who has forced hostages...

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Porn Accidentally Shown On TV At McDonald's In Switzerland

(7) Comments | Posted 10 December 2014 | (14:28)

Big Mac & fries, sir? Would you like a side-order of sauce with that? (wink, wink)

Oh come on, there was no way we weren’t going to crowbar a horrendous pun into a story about McDonald’s customers accidentally being shown graphic porn.

The gaffe occurred...

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Weather Bomb Hits Britain - But What Is It?

(7) Comments | Posted 10 December 2014 | (12:42)

If you’ve been outside recently or even looked out the window you won’t be surprised to hear the UK is being battered by a so-called “weather bomb”.

Stormy weather is causing disruption across parts of the UK with power cuts, ferry and train cancellations and difficult driving...

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Russell Brand Demolishes Fox News' Defensive Reaction To Release Of CIA Torture Reports

(60) Comments | Posted 10 December 2014 | (10:15)

Russell Brand has locked horns with Fox News (again) and taken apart its analysis of the long-awaited Senate report into torture by the CIA.

The 6,000 page document detailed rampant use of waterboarding, threats of sexual violence using a broomstick and the...

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Scot Young Dead: Bankrupt Property Tycoon Impaled On Railings In London Penthouse Fall

(65) Comments | Posted 10 December 2014 | (08:32)

A bankrupt property tycoon who was sent to prison during a vitriolic and very public divorce row has died after falling from a fourth-floor London penthouse.

Scot Young, known for fighting a long legal battle with his estranged wife Michelle over a £20million settlement, died on Monday...

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Cheese Lorry Crash Closes M1 For 19 Hours

(7) Comments | Posted 9 December 2014 | (16:22)

A lorry carrying a large load of cheese caused major delays on the M1 when it burst into flames.

Emergency crews were sent to the highway southbound between junctions 18 and 20 for Crick at around 9pm on Monday night.

Images of the blaze were captured...

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Boris Johnson Sings Jessie J's Bang Bang To Promote London New Year's Eve Fireworks

(2) Comments | Posted 9 December 2014 | (14:05)

In terms of the ultimate in cringe-worthy events, there’s dad dancing – and then there’s Boris Johnson performing a rendition of Jessie J’s Bang Bang.

No doubt a dad-dancing connoisseur himself, the father-of-five gave it his all as he appeared as a guest...

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Bob Geldof Tells Critics Of Band Aid Lyrics To 'F**k Off'

(64) Comments | Posted 9 December 2014 | (11:58)

Sir Bob Geldof has issued a special message to everyone who criticised the lyrics of the new Band Aid 30 single – “fuck off”.

The new version of Do They Know It’s Christmas was released last month with proceeds going towards helping the Ebola crisis...

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Russell Brand Is Called A Bully By Katie Hopkins In Most Hypocritcal Tweet Ever

(45) Comments | Posted 9 December 2014 | (10:56)

A woman who has made a career out of mocking ginger children, overweight celebrities and accusing Muslim men of being wife-beaters has described Russell Brand as a bully.

Professional provocateur and relentless troll Katie Hopkins has taken issue with the comedian...

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This Henry Hoover Nativity Scene Wins The Internet

(19) Comments | Posted 9 December 2014 | (10:06)

Hands down this is the best nativity scene we’ve ever laid eyes on.

Clustered in the front window of Sale Appliances in Southend you will find a traditional Christmas display featuring Mary, Joseph, the baby Jesus and the three kings – all beautifully...

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