Author: Sue Bell

Sue Bell is an entertainment writer and author of Backpacked: A mostly true story, Beat Street and When Dreamworks came to Stanley.
Diana and Kristn Stewart
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Can Kristen Stewart channel Diana, Princess of Wales?

Reading Time: < 1 minute In season 4 of The Crown, audiences were introduced to Emma Corrin as the young Princess of…

Brigitte Bardot
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A tale of two faces: Brigitte Bardot vs Britt Ekland

Reading Time: 2 minutes These days, plastic surgery is so common that thespians who age naturally belong to an exclusive club….

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3 Quotes for 2020

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INXS and Australian Crawl
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INXS vs Australian Crawl for the award of Rockstars with the Worst Table Manners in a Music Video

Reading Time: 3 minutes The 1980s were a golden age for music videos, mainly due to MTV’s ceaseless promotion of its…

habits of effective artists
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The seven habits of effective artists

Reading Time: < 1 minute Artists appear to like the number seven. Or at least artists that give presentations are fond of…

Artificial intelligence
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Conscious agents versus spacetime theory

Reading Time: < 1 minute I don’t pretend to understand much, if anything, of Dr Donald Hoffman’s theory of conscious agents. Dr…

serious male model in coat in studio
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ABC vs Ultravox: Best trench-coat worn by a male singer in a 1980s video

Reading Time: 4 minutes The 1980s are known for big hair, pastel clothing and lots of partying. Yet hardly anyone knows…

David Icke quote
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Is David Icke a genius or a crackpot?

Reading Time: < 1 minute David Icke, former British footballer and sport journalist, is either a genius or a crackpot. And plenty…