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French Men: Dispelling the Myth

I really want to meet the idiot who gave French men the reputation of being these gorgeous, tall, Vespa-driving, romantic sex-machines. I’m ...

Not everyone loves Jezza as much.

I was in the audience of the most evil show on TV

The Jeremy Kyle Show had always been great to watch at fleeting moments during breakfast when I had nothing better to do ...

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New York by a New Yorker

After I tell people that I’m from NYC, I often get asked if it’s anything like the TV show Friends. It isn't ...

The Myth... 
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French Men: Dispelling the Myth

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Not everyone loves Jezza as much.

I was in the audience of the most

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New York by a New Yorker

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Not everyone loves Jezza as much.

I was in the audience of the most evil show on TV

The Jeremy Kyle Show claims to help guests. How can a show whose website advertises the chance to “get your ex back” help anyone asks Robert Firth?

The Myth... 
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French Men: Dispelling the Myth

Think every French Man is a baguette toting connoisseur of amour? Think again, says Molly Allen.

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Fifty Shades of Fallowfield Episode IV: A New Grope

The ever-popular student erotica series returns with a new fresher, and new shocking stories. You’ll never ride a Magic Bus the same way again

Photo: Josepha Griffin-Parry

Blind Date: Chantei and Scott

Will Chantei’s international allure woo Scott off his feet, or will the age gap make things awkward? Read on to find out!

Molly Allen would disagree. Photo: Hansol @Flickr

Prudes and Porn Stars

Parental Advisory, explicit content: Molly Allen talks porn

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New York by a New Yorker

Our resident New Yorker Natalie Greene destroys some misconceptions about The Big Apple

Feeling FRESH Photo: Leo Hidalgo @Flickr

5 reasons not to go out this week

Save your time, money and liver this weekend by opting not to go out, says Robert Firth

Over 2000 baubles were sold in the first week of Selfridges' Christmas Floor opening this year. Photo: Tristan Martin @Flickr

Christmas has come early this year: Ho Ho Ho or just No No No?

Beth Slatcher-Greenwood ponders whether the trend to extend the Christmas season ever more is spoiling its novelty

Fancy relocating your TV? Photo: id-iom @Flickr

TV made me live a fantasy

Molly Allen considers the impact of TV on our expectations (no, just because you’re not living in a penthouse doesn’t mean that your life’s a failure)

Love letters from Asia. Photo: Valor Dictus @Flickr

Are Long Distance Relationships Worth The Hassle?

Perisha Kudhail goes the extra mile to find out if long distance relationships are really worth the effort

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How to avoid people when you don’t want to speak to them

Lifestyle editor and suspect misanthropist Robert Firth has some top tips for anyone who just can’t be dealing with people today.

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Ask Kitty

This week our resident lifestyle guru Kitty Treverton Jones deals with first year blues and the ethics of dating