When 21-year-old Alfie Deyes released his first book, it was No 1 on the Sunday Times bestseller list for 11 weeks. Who are the YouTubers – and why are their books so successful?
As The Great British Bake Off returns, why can’t we stop posting in real-time about soggy bottoms?
This week, I return to the Eighties with Stranger Things on Netflix and BBC2’s The 80s With Dominic Sandbrook.
Over the radio, J R R Tolkien's precise and musical voice told us why he'd never have gone to hunt a dragon.
On the pop culture podcast this week: Netflix's Stranger Things, Pixar's Finding Dory, and Fellini's masterpiece 8½.
Kids can’t get enough of the stuff they love, and grown-ups can’t get enough of the things they loved as kids.
Can stripping off on TV make you truly happy? Channel 4 thinks it can.
I wonder whether Julien Temple is stitching up Richards in his documentary The Origin of the Species.
The new trailer does give us some clues about what November might hold in store.
August radio should be like a corkboard, with a few gems pinned here and there. Heck, Don’t Vote for Him is one.
On the pop culture podcast this week: Anthony Horowitz police procedural New Blood, the Absolutely Fabulous movie and the 2005 film Bewitched by Nora Ephron.
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