Entertainment

Top 10 Tragic Actresses

The life of an actress doesn’t seem to be an easy one. They struggle to the top and, once there, are bombarded by pressure from all sides – the pressure to follow up the last “hit”, the pressure to stay slim and beautiful, the pressure of the younger starlets coming [...]

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Top 10 Public Meltdowns

When you’re a celebrity it seems that your whole life is lived in public. Cleaning your teeth? Paparazzi will be there. Walking your dog? Your poop-scooping abilities will be judged by fans all over the world. And so it makes sense that when celebrities have their inevitable nervous breakdown it [...]

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Top 10 Fictional Schools

My son has just started school and I was pretty sure I knew what to expect – he’d be solving mysteries and sneaking out of the dormitories for midnight feasts. But so far, it just seems to be learning about shapes and things. Doubtless the fact that he’s not at [...]

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Top 10 Celebrity Offspring Who are Famous in their Own Right

There are many ways of becoming famous, but undoubtedly being born into fame is one of the easier options. When you have a celebrity parent, your entire life is chronicled from birth to first check-in at rehab. Naturally, some of these celebrity offspring decide to have their own celebrity careers [...]

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Top 10 Mythical Places

Throughout history, tales have been told to explorers about mythical places that no-one has ever seen – cities of gold, valleys of milk and honey, a Baskin-Robbin’s which really does carry all 32 flavors. Many people have gone in search of these places, but none have succeeded and some have [...]

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Top 10 Graffiti/Music Crossovers

Graffiti is everywhere – if you’re reading this in a cafe, peer under the table and see if anyone has left a message there for you. Or failing that, visit the bathroom and you’re bound to find something there. But some pieces of graffiti have surpassed the level of petty [...]

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Top 10 Celebrities Who Had Interesting Previous Careers

It’s a long hard slog to the pinnacle of Mount Celebrity. Unless you’re the winner of a reality TV show, fame only comes after years of work, taking odd jobs to pay the bills and suffering constant rejection (if you’re the winner of a reality TV show, the rejection comes [...]

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Top 11 Prima Ballerina Assolutas

You might think that you know what a ballerina is – someone who does ballet dancing for a living. Well, yes…but it’s not that simple. The title of ballerina is only bestowed on those who have proved their talents and are dancing principal roles. It’s not applied to any member [...]

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Top 10 Worst Charity Singles

Now, the charity record is a noble beast. A group of musicians coming together to create something that will make someone’s life better somehow. It’s just a pity that so many of them are so dull – contestants from reality TV shows rehashing old classics in a more soulful way. [...]

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Top 10 Most Disappointing Follow-Ups

Isn’t it amazing when a talented new writer/musician/director etc bursts into the public eye with a project that’s so dazzling, so well-crafted and so inspired that it will forever be regarded as a classic? It truly is a great thing when the years that someone has worked to hone their [...]

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