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<a href="http://blogs.independent.co.uk/independent/2008/11/so-jennifer-ani.html">Sleeping Around: Moving on from Aniston v Jolie</a>
Wednesday 12 November 2008
So Jennifer Aniston has finally aired her feelings about her former love rival by simply saying "What Angelina did was very uncool".
Friday 26 September 2008
Are you young at heart or ancient in the ways of love? Shakespeare's seven ages of man infant, child, lover, soldier, justice, pantaloon and mere oblivion were derived from the seven "planets" of medieval cosmology, each of which governed its own sphere of influence. This influence extended to affairs of the heart, so there could arguably have been seven ages of love to go alongside Shakespeare's version. Find out where you fall in the Independent Almanac of Amorousness with this simple quiz.
Friday 26 September 2008
Sunday 21 September 2008
Friday 19 September 2008
Thursday 18 September 2008
Tuesday 16 September 2008
For some couples, the local church or registry office just isn't special enough. But there are plenty of romantic and exotic alternatives to choose from.
Saturday 13 September 2008
"Love at first sight" is defined as a condition in which someone feels romantic love for a stranger immediately upon meeting them. Brain imaging shows that when this happens areas of the brain involved with dopamine, a hormone and neurotransmitter, are activated. Dopamine has important roles in behaviour and information processing, in activity, motivation and reward, sleep, mood, attention and learning. Hence intense romantic love is associated with neuronal reward and motivation pathways in the brain, particularly in areas involved with addictive behaviour such as compulsive gambling.
Wednesday 04 June 2008
Lordly lordy lord Miss Scarlett, this musical be one biiiiiig turkey! The Gone With The Wind musical in London – a thrilling experiment in singalong slavery and whoopin' white supremacy – is closing after six weeks. I sensed something was wrong when I settled into my seat and realised I was opposite a large sign saying "Negroes For Sale", with a group of black audience members sitting uncomfortably below. We watched – open-mouthed and gaping – for three-and-a-half hours as the Confederacy tap-danced and jazz-handed its way to defeat.
Thursday 17 January 2008
Tuesday 30 January 2007
Sunday 26 February 2006
Thursday 09 February 2006
Monday 24 October 2005
Monday 17 October 2005
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