Father's Day 2017: Gifts for the Modern Dad

Father's Day 2017: Gifts for the Modern Dad

Photo Credit: Shutterstock.com Buying a gift for Father’s Day used to be easy as picking up something techie (like a new smartwatch) or something more masculine (like a new grill). But dads are no longer a homogenous group. The old-school testosterone-fueled father has been supplanted by ones that are more versatile and in-tune with their specific likes and dislikes. Modern dads now fit into a few categories including hipster, sporty, stylish, creative and cerebral, among others. So if you’d like…

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Modern Family's Sarah Hyland hits back over body shaming

Modern Family's Sarah Hyland hits back over body shaming

“I’m here to say that no-one should aim to be the weight that I am right now,” Sarah Hyland said as she responded to criticism about her appearance. The Modern Family actress took to social media after suggestions she looked anorexic in a recent photo. Hyland underwent a kidney transplant in 2012 after battling kidney dysplasia her whole life. “I’m not in control of what my body looks like,” the actress said in a post…

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Buffy the Vampire Slayer: How the show influenced modern entertainment

Buffy the Vampire Slayer: How the show influenced modern entertainment

It’s been 20 years since Buffy The Vampire Slayer first hit our TV screens. It has fans all over the world, and made a star of its lead actress Sarah Michelle Gellar. A TV series based on a not-great movie about a Californian teenager who attends high school by day and fights vampires by night, seems an unlikely candidate to be a serious contender to become a TV classic and hugely influential piece of popular…

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Robert Rauschenberg: Critics hail 'must-see' Tate Modern retrospective

Robert Rauschenberg: Critics hail 'must-see' Tate Modern retrospective

The Tate Modern’s new Robert Rauschenberg retrospective been has hailed as “the exhibition of the year” and “a must-see” by art critics. The show brings together more than 200 paintings, sculptures, photographs, digital prints and performance pieces from the US artist’s six-decade career. The Times, The Telegraph and The Guardian awarded the show five stars. The Telegraph‘s Mark Hudson wrote: “This, to my mind, is the exhibition of the year.” He added: “I can’t recall…

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