Monthly Archives: March 2013

An Ode To Bunheads

As someone who’s half-way through my Masters in Scriptwriting — and somehow, due to the negligence of the British education system, 95% through my lectures — I often find myself over-analysing my favourite shows. Would Ann and Tom ever really … Continue reading

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Countdown To Countdown – It’s Only Words

I’ve been selected to be a contestant on Countdown. This is the culmination of everything that I’ve ever done in my life — I’ve been watching it since I was two years old, I cannot wait, I’m terrified.  So I … Continue reading

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STFU with the GBF: Why The “Gay Best Friend” And “Positive Stereotyping” Are Still Offensive

Today’s Irish Independent features a piece by Lorraine Courtney about the phenomenon of the so-called GBF – the gay best friend. I’d put the effort into describing what a GBF is, but Courtney does it best herself when she says … Continue reading

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