Wednesday 23 July 2014
Noel Fielding's 'Luxury Comedy'
A land of the outright bizarre
What are the worst 'Word Crimes'?
‘Weird Al’ Yankovic's latest video is an ode to good grammar. But what do The Independent’s experts think he’s missed out?
The worst kept secret in cinema
A cult movie event aims to immerse audiences of 80,000 in ‘Back to the Future’. But has it lost its magic?
The new hatched, matched and dispatched
Family events used to be marked in the personal columns. But now Facebook has usurped the ‘Births, Deaths and Marriages’ announcements
Are you my type?
All of us have one but probably never wondered why. Yet even now, a century after blood types were discovered, it’s a matter of debate what they’re for
Honesty box hotels
Five hotels in Paris now allow guests to pay only what they think their stay was worth. It seems fraught with financial risk, but the honesty policy has its benefit
Michael Jamieson: Why weight of pressure rests easy on his shoulders
The Scottish swimmer is ready for ‘the biggest race of my life’ at the Commonwealth Games
The 'scroungers’ fight back
The welfare claimants battling to alter stereotypes
Fireballs in space
Amazing video shows Nasa's 'flame extinguishment experiment' in action
A Bible for billionaires
Find out why America's richest men are reading John Brookes
Paranoid parenting is on the rise
And our children are suffering because of it
Magna Carta Island goes on sale
Yours for a cool £4m
The hacker's tale: the slide into crime at the 'News of the World'
Glenn Mulcaire was jailed for six months for intercepting phone messages. James Hanning tells his story in a new book. This is an extract
We flinch, but there are degrees of paedophilia
Child abusers are not all the same, yet the idea of treating them differently in relation to the severity of their crimes has somehow become controversial
The truth about conspiracy theories is that some require considering
For instance, did Isis kill the Israeli teenagers to trigger a war, asks Patrick Cockburn
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