Ellen E Jones
Ellen is Deputy Editor of Independent Voices. She is a former Hollywood correspondent and a contributing editor to Little White Lies, she's written on film, lifestyle, travel and politics for publications including the Guardian, The Times, The Sunday Times, Esquire and Total Film.
21 January 2013 09:10 AM
Yesterday, in a high-camp event at his Auckland mansion, the controversial internet millionaire, Kim Dotcom announced the launch of Mega, a file-sharing website to replace MegaUpload, which was closed down by US authorities exactly a year ago. But who is Kim Dotcom?
17 January 2013 10:14 AM
Martha Gill has written a fascinating piece in the New Statesman today, collating the scientific evidence for personality differences based on birth month into a set of alternative horoscopes. And there's plenty more where that came from ...
LISTEN: Samuel L. Jackson covers ‘We Are Never Ever Getting Back Together’ and Taylor Swift approves
17 January 2013 09:22 AM
While no one could ever match William Shatner's mastery of the spoken-word cover, Samuel L. Jackson has just come very close.
17 January 2013 08:57 AM
Fido will no longer cut it. If you hope to ascend to the upper echelons of glamour, it's not enough to name your children Tabitha and Casper, your pets must also have unique monikers. At least that's on the evidence provided by the top ten most popular dog names of 2012.
16 January 2013 10:06 AM
She's had some bizarre outfits in her time (remember the meat dress?), but Lady Gaga may have finally taken it too far with this machine gun bra.
16 January 2013 09:29 AM
Late-night fast food is rarely a healthy option, but an E. coli outbreak at the Adonis Kebab House in 2011 meant that doner fans in Cardiff were taking their lives in their hands.
16 January 2013 09:01 AM
First there were a few dodgy burgers in Tesco's Aldi and Lidl but now horsemeat has also been found in the Findus Beef Lasagne. Quite a lot of it. Twitter has, as usual, stepped up to the challenge...
Ten great horsemeat gags....
04 January 2013 11:06 AM
The Tate's Pre-Raphaelite exhibition may be due to close, but the harsher realities of Victorian Britain haunt us still
28 December 2012 11:24 AM
Some people will never stop planning for a picture-perfect Christmas. Those people are likely to be disappointed
21 December 2012 05:39 PM
As Searching For Sugar Man gets its DVD release, we talk to director Malik Bendjelloul about his own quest to bring this jaw-dropping story to the screen
- 1 Man and woman arrested on suspicion of conspiracy to murder victim of Woolwich machete attack, named as Drummer Lee Rigby
- 2 'Sickening, deluded and unforgivable': Horrific attack brings terror to London’s streets
- 3 Grace Dent: I’m not sure how these people can avoid being called ‘bigots’. And the more ‘civilised’, the worse they are
- 4 Woolwich murder: They killed, then they performed - these men should be starved of our attention
- 5 Woolwich attack: The EDL will seek to exploit this evil crime for their own evil ends
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