Category Archives: Culture

New Strictly Come Dancing series takes first steps

Natalie Lowe and Greg Rutherford. Photograph: Guy Levy/BBC/PA Telephost – Great leap forward for Olympic long jumper Greg Rutherford, who scored top marks – matched by BBC star Ore Oduba. The new series of Strictly Come Dancing began on Friday night, with the Olympic long jumper Greg Rutherford and the TV presenters Laura Whitmore and… Read More »

High Hitler: how Nazi drug abuse steered the course of history

Adolf Hitler awards the Merit Knight Cross to his private doctor, Theodor Morell, in February 1944. Photograph: Keystone-France/Gamma-Keystone via Getty Images Telephost – German writer Norman Ohler’s astonishing account of methamphetamine addiction in the Third Reich changes what we know about the second world war. The German writer Norman Ohler lives on the top floor… Read More »

Brangelina Breakup: What Social Science Says About Divorce

Angelina Jolie Pitt and Brad Pitt attend the WSJ Magazine 2015 Innovator Awards at the Museum of Modern Art on Nov. 4, 2015 in New York City. Telephost – Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie fans were left reeling Tuesday morning after news broke that the couple is getting divorced. According to the Associated Press, in… Read More »