The Danger Of Deadlines

In our world of 24 hour news cycles, with stories breaking constantly on social media, it’s easy to forget that some industry titles still put their issues to bed months and months in advance of publication. Usually it’s not a huge problem. Accounting Technician hit a little snag with their Oscars coverage though…

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Tennant’s Extra

Have you seen the poster for David Tennant’s new West End play? It might look a little bit familiar to you if you’ve ever seen any of his other work. Why? Because it’s the same photo he’s been churning out for six years now – and there’s a very specific reason why…

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The Perils of Celebrity Murder Fiction

After helping get Popbitch off the ground Neil Stevenson went off to edit the legendary style magazine, The Face. When things didn’t quite go to plan there he decided to write a novel about it. Twelve years later, he realised that hadn’t gone to plan either. So he wrote an article about how not to write a novel instead.

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The Caged Bird

Prison may cost you your freedom, prison may cost you your dignity, but prison needn’t cost you your Twitter followers. It seems you can be as despicable as you like IRL, it doesn’t seem to harm your #numbers. Here’s how some of the worst offenders are faring…

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The Next Degeneration

What the hell is going on at Eurovision? At first there was attempted smearings, shady six-figure contracts and jobs for the boys; but now the EBU is straight up firing dissenters. If this is their attempt to seem less suspicious, then it couldn’t be going any worse…

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Joking With Yoko

Every so often we come into a contact with a rumour that simply refuses to die; a shaggy dog story that does the rounds, week after week, month after month. Where do they all come from? We intend to find out. This month: Yoko Ono, the Cheeky Girls and Desert Island Discs.

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Eurovision Impaired

Tales of corruption at FIFA have been dominating the headlines these last few months, but now a storm of a similar nature is brewing at another feted international organization: Eurovision. Resignations, accusations and allegations are all swirling – and Greece’s recent money worries might just be the key to uncovering it all.

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