Marie Winckler works as a journalist and media assistant for Evgeny Lebedev. A Belgian emigre of French heritage, she attended the Sorbonne before writing for the Guardian and the Evening Standard. She is a keen football fan, and spends much of her day trawling the internet, searching for the world's most outlandish new stories.
08 February 2013 06:03 PM
Occasions when it is better that art is not sacred
08 February 2013 01:45 PM
Turns out President Putin is a big Boyz II Men fan; and why the Big Mac will tell you everything you need to know about the Eurozone
01 February 2013 12:20 PM
Plus: Totally bus-ted, star-gazing bugs, Taiwan's new Barbie restaurant and if you Wannabe evicted (you better get with my friends)
25 January 2013 03:43 PM
Plus, the ring made of human skin, a saucy license plate, and Noah's Ark take two
11 January 2013 03:17 PM
Plus: A clean conscience, acquitted of "looking gay", hi-tech parenting, hipster rage, Gold(trigger)finger and is this the ultimate Batman?
21 December 2012 01:09 PM
Plus: Sat nav Santa, the geek apocalypse and an alternative Christmas card list
14 December 2012 02:58 PM
Plus: rocketing perfume sales and did renaissance women shave their body hair?
30 November 2012 05:50 PM
Mohamed Morsi on Planet of the Apes and a follow up story on the regrettable Romney face tattoo
23 November 2012 04:32 PM
Could a Tsunami happen in land-locked Switzerland? Plus honour among thieves and Fantasy Football just got real
16 November 2012 12:31 PM
If you have sex in public, but no one is watching, is it still obscene? Plus bones of ancient giant discovered and that regrettable Romney face tattoo
New theory could prove how life began and disprove God
This is what it's like to be dead, according to a guy who died for a bit
'Cash for access' scandal: Sir Malcolm Rifkind says 'unrealistic' for MPs to live on £67,000 salary
'Jihadi John': CAGE representative storms off Sky News accusing Kay Burley of Islamophobia
Ukip would cut billions from Scottish budget to fund English tax cuts
Russia's roadmap for annexing eastern Ukraine 'leaked from Vladimir Putin's office'
- 1 Michelle Rodriguez: Fast & Furious actor apologises after telling 'minorities' to stop taking on 'white' roles
- 2 Raif Badawi, the Saudi Arabian blogger sentenced to 1,000 lashes, may now face the death penalty
- 3 PornHub turns masturbation into energy in bid to save the planet
- 4 Robert Mugabe eats a zoo for 'obscene' 91st birthday party
- 5 The remarkable archaeological underwater discovery that could open up a new chapter in the study of European and British prehistory