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Degrees of separation: what connects Richard Osman to LeBron and Zendaya?
From Mamma Mia! to the NBA superstar, with a detour into Suede, we dive down the rabbit hole of the presenter and writer’s career

Larry Ryan

23, Oct, 2021 @12:00 PM

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Oscar Wilde’s restored honour and Samuel Beckett’s swims | Letters
Letters: MH Delap on Wilde’s name being restored to his school’s honours board, and CDC Armstrong on a Samuel Beckett’s activities in and on the water

Letters

22, Oct, 2021 @4:44 PM

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Stephen Colbert: Biden ‘might have to deliver his agenda by caesarean’
Late-night hosts discuss the president’s’s scaled-down Build Back Better plan and Trump’s social media network

Adrian Horton

22, Oct, 2021 @3:48 PM

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The Guide #5: why podcasts now rule the documentary roost
In this week’s newsletter: The lack of visuals has allowed audio documentarians to leap ahead of their film and TV rivals

Gwilym Mumford

22, Oct, 2021 @10:45 AM

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Property developer Lang Walker throws Powerhouse Parramatta $20m lifeline
The controversial museum in development has received the second largest donation to any western Sydney institution in history

Kelly Burke

22, Oct, 2021 @3:16 AM

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Stephen Colbert on Steve Bannon: ‘I feel a lot of contempt for that criminal’
Late-night hosts discuss the House’s expected vote to hold Trump’s former adviser in criminal contempt of Congress

Adrian Horton

21, Oct, 2021 @2:58 PM

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Dream.risk.sing review – women’s stories told in idiosyncratic song
Jacqueline du Pré Music Building, Oxford, and online
In a late-night concert at the Oxford lieder festival, soprano Samantha Crawford and pianist Lana Bode covered topics from sexual assault to breastfeeding

Erica Jeal

21, Oct, 2021 @10:20 AM

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Australian government unveils plan to support Aboriginal artists and guard against fake works
Artist collective welcomes extra funding but says new initiatives do nothing about unscrupulous dealers effectively holding vulnerable artists hostage

Kelly Burke

21, Oct, 2021 @4:25 AM

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Ten projects chosen for ‘once-in-a-lifetime’ UK festival of creativity
Unboxed, derided by some as festival of Brexit, draws on arts, science, engineering, technology and maths

Harriet Sherwood Arts and culture correspondent

20, Oct, 2021 @11:01 PM

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Concetta Caristo: the 10 funniest things I have ever seen (on the internet)
In this column we ask funny people for the best online ephemera to brighten our day. Concetta Caristo starts by casting her mind back to high school

Concetta Caristo

20, Oct, 2021 @4:30 PM

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Trevor Noah on ‘Strike-tober’: ‘It’s not a step workers take lightly’
Late-night hosts discuss tens of thousands of workers from healthcare to Hollywood demanding better conditions, and global supply chain issues.

Adrian Horton

20, Oct, 2021 @3:22 PM

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‘It’s only a matter of time’: Australian film industry crew say long days are dangerous and potentially deadly
A campaign against long work hours in the screen industry has kicked off in Australia following similar moves in the US and UK

Kelly Burke

20, Oct, 2021 @4:02 AM

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