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Pros and Cons of The Credit Culture

Using credit isn’t financially risky if it isn’t used irresponsibly or excessively. In reality, for both families and businesses, credit availability has become a significant element in many large purchases. Access to credit helps many businesses and professions survive while also making life easier for people and families who have the financial discipline to utilize […]

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The Right Honorable Michelle Donelan, MP and Secretary of State for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport, opens Sky’s new Innovation Center

Secretary of State hails Sky’s contribution to UK’s cultural economy The new office building will house 600 employees on the Sky campus in west London Today, the Secretary of State for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport, The Right Honorable Michelle Donelan, MP officially opened Sky’s new innovation center at its Osterley campus. Sky Group CEO […]

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Queen and Culture Club remembers Freddie Mercury on the anniversary of his death

Queen guitarist Brian May, drummer Roger Taylor and Culture Club paid tribute to Freddie Mercury on the 31st anniversary of the singer’s death. he flamboyant and charismatic lead singer of Queen died at the age of 45 on November 24, 1991, from bronchial pneumonia due to AIDS. The author and singer of much-loved anthems including […]

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A culture shock for a deceased minister – The Royal Gazette

Dear Sir, Lawrence Scott, former Minister of Transport (Photograph by Akil Simmons) A few days ago, when it was again time to sift through my pile of paper clippings to weed out those of faded relevance, I found one from November 19, 2021, where The Royal Gazette reported that Lawrence Scott, now the former transport […]

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Boy George & Culture Club Announce Encore Cinema Return at Wynn Las Vegas with Three-Night Engagement

GRAMMY Award®-winning British group Boy George & Culture Club today announced their highly anticipated return to the Encore Theater in Wynn Las Vegas with a three-night commitment in 2023. Following their sold-out debut at the Wynn in 2022, the flamboyant frontman Boy Georgefeaturing bassist Mikey Craig and guitarist and keyboardist Roy Hay, along with a […]

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UK has too many agencies responsible for fraud, says former Culture Secretary

Sunday, November 13, 2022 6:55 p.m. Fraud is the most widespread crime in Britain, with crooks taking over £1billion each year. The UK needs a more streamlined way to tackle fraud instead of relying on the ‘alphabet soup’ of agencies that currently operate, Baroness Nicky Morgan has said. Morgan, a former digital and culture secretary, […]

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Boy George threatened to ‘storm out’ against Culture Club’s Karma Chameleon

Boy George revealed that he threatened to quit his Culture Club bandmates if they didn’t release Karma Chameleon – which became their biggest hit. The 61-year-old singer topped the charts had huge success in the 1980s as part of Culture Clubbefore carving out a successful solo career, selling over 150 million records worldwide. Speaking about […]

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Nadine Dorries says new culture secretary ‘doesn’t understand’ online safety bill

(Alamy) 4 minute readNovember 12 Former Culture Secretary Nadine Dorries said there was “absolutely no reason” to change the Online Safety Bill and accused her successor Michelle Donelan of not understanding the legislation. In an extensive interview for The House magazine, Dorries said the government was “going to have a lot […]

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Fujairah Chess and Culture Club Set to Host 45th World Chess Solving Championship

Dr Abdulla AAL Barakat, Mohammed Abdullah Al Zaabi, Engineer Ibrahim Jalal, Jassem Heikal, Maryam Al Matroushi and Marjan Kovacevic during the press conference. Adding another feather to its hat, the Fujairah Chess and Culture Club will host the 45th World Chess Solving Championship. Alongside the World Chess Solving Championship, the 64th World Chess Composition Congress […]

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Culture Secretary welcomes arts boom in her constituency

Digital, Culture, Media and Sport Secretary Michelle Donelan has welcomed a £541,107 raise for arts organizations in her parliamentary constituency of Chippenham. The Wiltshire Music Center in Bradford on Avon has been awarded £310,638 and the Pound Arts Center in Corsham £230,469 by Arts Council England spread over the next three years. A total of […]

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“I’m going to be a champion of journalism”

Digital, Culture, Media and Sport Secretary Michelle Donelan writes as part of Journalism Matters (October 31-November 6), the media industry’s annual week-long campaign to defend journalism , coordinated by the News Media Association, which highlights the tremendous value that trusted journalism creates for our democratic society… Journalism matters. It’s not just a slogan, it’s a […]

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Culture Secretary vows to champion journalism

Culture Secretary Michelle Donelan, MP, pledged to be a ‘champion of journalism’ and reiterated the government’s commitment to ensuring ‘the industry thrives in the digital age’. Writing as part of an op-ed to mark Journalism Week, Donelan said she acknowledged big tech had “contributed to the closure of too many newsrooms” by gobbling up much […]

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Culture Secretary Michelle Donelan: I’m going to be a champion journalist

Journalism matters. It’s not just a slogan, it’s a fundamental characteristic of our democracy. Without posts like the one you’re reading right now, we wouldn’t be able to hold those in power to account – including, of course, politicians like me. Like countless readers, I am truly proud to live in a country that has […]

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Rishi Sunak reappoints Michelle Donelan as Culture Secretary

Britain’s new Prime Minister Rishi Sunak has reappointed Michelle Donelan as Culture Secretary. Donelan was appointed by Sunak’s predecessor, Liz Truss, who lasted just 44 days as prime minister before being dramatically forced to resign last week. Donelan was previously minister for universities and minister for education, the latter role lasting just two days in […]

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Khorne the blood god confirmed as Secretary of State for Culture, Media and Sport in cabinet reshuffle

Rishi Sunak’s first Cabinet takes shape this afternoon with the appointment of Khorne the Blood God as Secretary of State for Culture, Media and Sport. Khorne had been widely tipped for a senior position in the cabinet, and the move is seen as something of a side step from his previous post at the Department […]

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Michelle Donelan reappointed as culture secretary

New Prime Minister Rishi Sunak today announced a cabinet reshuffle, a move that sees Culture Secretary Michelle Donelan reappointed to the post. Donelan was first appointed under Liz Truss only last month and will continue to lead the Department for Digital, Media, Culture and Sport (DCMS). She becomes the first Secretary of State for Digital, […]

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“Moving to Ireland was more than a culture shock. It was a wake-up call’ – The Irish Times

Since arriving in Ireland more than 20 years ago, Huw Rees has fully integrated into the local community: he has joined a men’s choir and a cricket club, and regularly hikes in the mountains. Despite his love for his adopted country, there is still a situation where his feelings for his home country of Wales […]

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UCF’s Korean Culture Club Performs and Films First Public Dance Coverage | Life

Aisha Ahmed, 18, films her fellow UCF Korean Culture Club dance team members as they perform South Korean girl group Billlie’s song “GingaMingaYo” on Thursday. It was the dance crew’s first live cover performance in front of a live audience. Catherine Brudzinsky The UCF Korean Cultural Club gathered at the Memory Mall on Thursday night […]

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Will you continue these travel trends in 2023?

Holidaymakers want to experience “full culture shock” in 2023, according to new research. 58% of travelers want to “get out of their comfort zone‘ next year, according to a Booking.com poll of more than 24,000 people. Tourists will prioritize far-flung and adventurous travel – with 40% of respondents expressing a desire to “ culture shock.’ […]

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UK Culture Secretary considering legislation to better protect Gaelic broadcasting

//= do_shortcode(‘[in-content-square]’) ?> Secretary of State for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport Michelle Donelan. Photo Stefan Rousseau PA Images Culture Secretary Michelle Donelan has said she is considering legislation to better support Gaelic broadcasting. She was speaking in the House of Commons where former Conservative Scotland Office minister Iain Stewart said Gaelic broadcasting ‘needs public […]

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Government report slams ex-British Culture Secretary Nadine Dorries over Channel 4’s false claims: ‘Integrity is vitally important’

Former UK Culture Secretary Nadine Dorries has come under fire from a UK government report for her claims that a Channel 4 documentary used actors. The Digital, Culture, Media and Sport Committee’s special report on Dorries’ comments about counterfeiting in a reality TV show Tower of the Commons asked why she hadn’t reconsidered evidence given […]

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UK Culture Secretary Michelle Donelan wishes the BBC well as the government overturns grievances on the public broadcaster’s 100th anniversary

The BBC turns 100 today and it looks like the centenary is helping to build bridges between the British public and the Conservative government, at least in the short term. Culture Secretary Michelle Donelan struck a conciliatory tone in a statement released in the last hour noting the anniversary, highlighting several achievements in the BBC’s […]

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Boy George and Culture Club’s set cut short at ACL Fest for going over time, but fans got what they came for

The British rockers have treated fans to hits like “Do You Really Want to Hurt Me” and “Karma Chameleon”, as well as several covers. AUSTIN, Texas — In the scorching Texas heat, Boy George took to the stage with cultural club at the Austin City Limits Music Festival on Saturday afternoon in blue plaid pants, […]

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How to make the most of culture shock abroad – The Daily Free Press

Haley Alvarez-Lauto | Graphic artist I landed in Italy on August 29, 2021 to start my semester abroad. Before I arrived I expected everything an 18 year old girl expects. I was expecting an “Emily in Paris” or “Eat Pray Love” adventure. However, what I did not expect was the immense culture shock, fear and […]

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Secret sauce to Rays’ success? A cultural club

CLEVELAND — Wide receiver Christian Bethancourt didn’t need long after his trade from Oakland in early July to figure out why the Rays have done so well, making the playoffs for a fourth straight season. “It’s different,” he said. “It’s definitely a different culture here.” New teammates welcomed him, regardless of his limited past success. […]

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Twitter could be reeling from culture shock under Musk’s ownership

Elon Musk is relaunching his $54.20 takeover bid on Twitter, possibly because he doesn’t want to go through legal proceedings that leak more embarrassing text messages. We’re not sure exactly why Musk is making the most dramatic corporate turnaround this year, but the vitriol that Musk and Twitter have hurled at each other should be […]

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Culture Secretary Michelle Donelan criticizes social media companies

Culture Secretary Michelle Donelan slammed social media companies during a speech at the Conservative Party conference. Ms Donelan, MP for Chippenham, told Tory ICC members in Birmingham that ‘for too long’ the UK ‘has allowed social media giants to undermine the innocence of children by feeding them dangerous content’ . She said: “Last week there […]

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Culture Secretary pledges to repeal EU data law and replace it with a UK ‘common sense’ system

Culture Secretary pledges to repeal EU data law and replace it with a UK ‘common sense’ system Culture Secretary Michelle Donelan has pledged to remove GDPR data protection She announced plans for a new UK system focused on ‘common sense’ At Conservative Party Conference, Donelan spoke out against bureaucracy for small businesses By Daily Mail […]

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Dutch expat suffers huge culture shock when he moves to Australia to get free coffee

Expat shares his MASSIVE coffee culture shock in Australia: “It wouldn’t happen anywhere else” Dutch expat Max de Vries expressed surprise at receiving a ‘free’ coffee He visited the Single O cafe in Surry Hills but did not have a working credit card The cafe didn’t accept cash but told him to come back later […]

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Culture Club icon Boy George signs up for new I’m A Celebrity series

BOY George has been signed up for the new series of I’m A Celebrity. The Karma Chameleon singer, 61, who shot to fame in the 80s with cultural clubwill be heading Down Under when the show returns next month. 4 Boy George has been signed up for the new series of I’m A Celebrity 4 […]

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Opinion: Healing my reverse culture shock with a dive into jazz’s rich history | Opinion

I studied abroad in Manchester, UK for the Spring 2022 semester – a city I chose primarily for my love of The 1975, a band from the area. Abroad, I did literature blogs; learned about acclaimed poets in the UK, like Lemn Sissay and Andrew McMillan; rode atop double-decker buses through the streets of Manchester; […]

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Thought: Moving Rutgers Campuses Is Worth It, Even With Culture Shock

Like much of my cohort, the transition from grade 12 to freshman year of college was difficult, to say the least. Along with all the typical stressors one has to endure during any significant transitional period in one’s life, I also had to navigate a global pandemic determined to alter every aspect of life as […]

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My Sunny Maad review – A Czech-Afghan love story told as culture shock animation | Movies

Post-Taliban Kabul is seen through the eyes of a Czech bride in this new film from acclaimed animator Michaela Pavlátová, who was nominated for an Oscar in 1993 for her short film Words Words Words. Adapted from a novel by war journalist Petra Procházková, the Golden Globe-nominated film boasts striking visuals, but lacks the kind […]

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“We are looking at the business case”

The UK’s new Culture Secretary, Michelle Donelan, has made her first public statements on the potential sale of public broadcaster Channel 4 and the future of the BBC license fee. “We’re looking at the business case for selling Channel 4 and making sure we’re still on board with that decision and that’s what I’m doing,” […]

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Channel 4 sale plans to be ‘re-examined’, new culture secretary confirms

Government plans to privatize Channel 4 will be reviewed, the new culture secretary has confirmed, with the sale of the channel temporarily suspended. Michelle Donelan, who replaced Nadine Dorries as Minister for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport (DCMS) in Liz Truss’ first-ever cabinet, said the “business case” for selling the chain would now be reconsidered. […]

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Government examines business case for privatizing C4 – Culture Secretary

The new culture secretary has cast doubt on the future of the government’s plans to sell Channel 4, saying he is reviewing the ‘business case’ to ensure ‘we are still on board with this decision’. The decision to remove Channel 4 from public ownership was announced during the tenure of Michelle Donelan’s predecessor, Nadine Dorries, […]

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No plan to ‘water down’ online safety reform plans – Culture Secretary

The Culture Secretary has insisted the new government has no plans to water down proposals for new internet safety laws, amid plans for ‘changes’ to the proposed legislation. The fate of the Online Safety Bill under a new Tory government was somewhat unclear, with the new Prime Minister making it clear earlier this month that […]

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Michelle Donelan says the public would say Queen’s funeral was ‘money well spent’

CULTURE Secretary Michelle Donelan said taxpayers would argue the cost of the Queen’s state funeral was ‘money well spent’, even though he did not know how much money was spent for the event. Around 2,000 people, including Nicola Sturgeon, attended the funeral which was held in London on Monday. Speaking to Kay Burley on Sky […]

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Britain’s new Culture Secretary to review Channel 4 privatization

Britain’s new culture secretary, Michelle Donelan, has said she will “re-examine the business case” for privatizing Channel 4. Her predecessor in Boris Johnson’s administration, Nadine Dorres, had pledged to get the 40-year-old alternative broadcaster out of public ownership, arguing that public ownership prevented the channel from competing with Netflix and Amazon and planned legislation for […]

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New Culture Secretary Michelle Donelan says Online Safety Bill will be amended to strengthen free speech

New Culture Secretary Michelle Donelan says the Online Safety Bill will be amended to remove controversial measures targeting ‘lawful but harmful’ content as it would encourage social media companies to stifle freedom of expression Donelan confirmed she was editing the ‘legal but harmful’ part of the online safety bill Fears it will force social media […]

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Liz Truss’ new culture secretary hints at reprieve for Channel 4

New Culture Secretary LIZ Truss has hinted the government may drop plans to privatize Channel 4. Michelle Donelan said ministers would review the ‘business case’ to ensure ‘we are still on board with this decision’. However, she also suggested the government would re-examine BBC licensing fees to see if they were ‘really sustainable in the […]

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Channel 4 sales plans are being reviewed, new culture secretary Michelle Donelan confirms

The government will review plans to privatize Channel 4, the new culture minister has said, with the sale of the public broadcaster on hold. Michelle Donelan, who replaced Nadine Dorries as Minister for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport (DCMS) in the Liz Truss reshuffle this month, said the “business case” for the sale of Channel […]

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Nadine Dorries: Why did the former Culture Secretary delete Twitter?

Dorries was known for her controversial tweets, including one calling out Rishi Sunak’s suit during the Conservative leadership contest Twitter users were surprised to see the Tory MP for Mid Bedfordshire’s account did not exist. The former culture secretary got herself in hot water on the platform, with controversial posts attacking her political opponents. During […]

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Kevin Nicol on navigating Norwegian culture shock and letting go of Scottish stereotypes

Kevin Nicol speaks eloquently about self-assessment. The 40-year-old, who played for Raith Rovers, Hibernian and Peterhead in his homeland, was recently named head coach of Norwegian second division side Mjondalen. Norway has been Nicol’s home since 2007 and he says living there has changed him as a person – and specifically as a coach. The […]

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There’s a certain culture shock to watching Britain cry – The Irish Times

In Ireland, we take our funerals like we take our tea: lively, talkative and with minimal fuss. So there is a certain culture shock to watching Britain mourn its queen. That’s especially true of funeral coverage, which on BBC One and Sky News unfolds with such hushed solemnity that every now and then you wonder […]

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Boy George and Culture Club bring jokes, hits and memories to Wilmington

If you’re my age (52) and want to feel old, consider Boy George and his band, Culture Club, have been part of our cultural consciousness for 40 years now. In 1982, Culture Club released the album “Kissing to Be Clever” with its indelible hits “I’ll Tumble 4 Ya” and “Do You Really Want to Hurt […]

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Student Question – Culture Shock: The Weird Truth About Being an American Student in Ireland

Dublin is home to tens of thousands of international students. So, what is it really for a visitor who arrives in the capital? Having experienced the strange tapestry that is Irish life for a year since leaving California to study at UCD, Riley Glaister-Ryder teaches vital lessons to those who decide to move. Photography: Miguel […]

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Culture Club took the audience on a magical journey

Don’t let anyone tell you that time machines aren’t real. Music is powerful and has the ability to transcend time. And, the right band can take you anywhere you want to go. You know I’m right too. On August 20, Boy George and Culture Club did just that. The iconic 1980s band took audiences at […]

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How: Culture Shock 101

Merriam-Webster defines culture shock as “a feeling of confusion and uncertainty sometimes accompanied by feelings of anxiety that can affect people exposed to a foreign culture or environment without adequate preparation”. This shock impacts people who migrate or visit a foreign country. At the start of the fall 2022 semester, international students from more than […]

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Michelle Donelan’s priorities as Secretary of State for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport

THE MP for Chippenham has set out her priorities as she begins her new role as Secretary of State for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport. These include cutting red tape and rolling out fast broadband to “every corner of the country”. Posting to social media on Thursday, MP Michelle Donelan said she was “absolutely thrilled […]

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Boy George and Culture Club – Music News

With all the anniversaries being celebrated this year, like the Rolling Stones and Roxy Music’s 60th reuniting (which just kicked off its 50th anniversary tour a few days ago), it’s been a bit overshadowed than the Culture Club’s monster hit, ” Do You Really Want to Hurt Me”, also has reason to celebrate as the […]

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A word to the UK’s new Culture Secretary: Nadine Dorries was a toxic disaster. Do better | Jane Martinson

Dear Michelle Donelan, Congratulations on your appointment as Culture, Media and Sport Secretary, which should be one of the best jobs in the firm but has become a bit of a joke. And not in a funny way, but in the way the title of Minister of “Culture and Information” in Afghanistan makes you wince. […]

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“Gem Hunters Down Under” presales; new culture secretary for the UK government

australian obs-doc The Gem Hunters Below australian and european pre-sale locks Development and production consultancy Wild Thring Media has confirmed the first round of pre-sales for The Gem Hunters Below (6 x 60 min.), a new unscripted series from content partner WildBear Entertainment. The series (pictured), which focuses on five mining crews scouring the rugged […]

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Michelle Donelan replaces Nadine Dorries as UK Culture Secretary

Michelle Donelan has been appointed Secretary of State in the Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport (DCMS) by new Prime Minister Liz Truss. Donelan has been MP for Chippenham, Wiltshire, since 2015. She joins DCMS from the Department for Education, where she served as Higher Education Minister from 2021-22 and served on the Education […]

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Good Good Culture Club, Daytrip tops Bon Appétit’s list

San Francisco’s Good Good Culture Club and Oakland’s Daytrip restaurants were among a list of American restaurants recognized Thursday for their creative atmosphere and inventive menus worth ordering. “We are humbled and proud to be on this list as one of these important restaurants,” Good Good Culture Club wrote on instagram. “All restaurant families work […]

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The new culture secretary is not afraid to take on the culture wars and the BBC

Michelle Donelan will be responsible for broadcasting, arts, online politics and sports Britain’s new Culture Secretary Michelle Donelan has an eye-catching background in media, sport and entertainment, having previously worked with US wrestling franchise WWE. Now she is preparing for a political fight over issues ranging from online regulation to the future of Channel 4 […]

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MP for Chippenham Michele Donelan appointed Secretary of State for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport

CHIPPENHAM MP Michelle Donelan has been appointed Secretary of State for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport, Downing Street said. Ms Donelan previously spent 36 hours as Boris Johnson’s education secretary, before stepping down in her final hours before agreeing to step down. The former Higher and Further Education Minister replaces Nadine Dorries, having backed Liz […]

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New Culture Secretary Michelle Donelan has condemned the BBC licensing fee as an ‘unfair tax and should be scrapped’

The appointment of Michelle Donelan as Culture Secretary appears to offer little respite for the BBC, after it emerged she believes licensing fees should be scrapped. Donelan, who worked in marketing for World Wrestling Entertainment before entering politics, apparently shares his predecessor Nadine Dorries’ skepticism about the mandatory charge to fund the BBC. The former […]

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Trade body chief urges new Culture Secretary to reconsider Channel 4 plans

J The chief executive of a trade body has urged the new Culture Secretary to reconsider privatizing Channel 4 as he believes it is a ‘brilliant way to take advertisers’ private money and pour it into the economy British”. Following Nadine Dorries’ resignation from her role on Tuesday, the chief executive of the Alliance of […]

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BBC license fee skeptic Michelle Donelan appointed UK Culture Secretary | New

Michelle Donelanthe newly appointed UK Culture Secretary, is a former marketing manager for A&E Networks UK who has previously called licensing fees an “unfair tax” which she says should be abolished. MP for Chippenham Donelan, who was named Nadine Dorries’ successor yesterday (September 6), wrote in local newspaper Melksham Independent News in 2019 that she […]

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Michelle Donelan: Channel 4 and BBC license fees to Culture Secretary’s new program

Michelle Donelan will face ongoing talks over Channel 4 privatization and BBC licensing fees as she steps into the role of UK Culture Secretary. Ms. Donelan has previous experience in the entertainment industry, having worked for The History Channel as well as international marketing communications manager for World Wrestling Entertainment (WWE). She has been an […]

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Liz Truss appoints Michelle Donelan as UK Culture Secretary

New British Prime Minister Liz Truss has appointed Michelle Donelan as Secretary of State for Culture. Donelan replaces Nadine Dorries, who resigned from her position on Tuesday morning. Dorries, a former actor and novelist who was nominated by former prime minister Boris Johnson, said Truss asked him to stay on as culture secretary but declined […]

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UK Culture Secretary Nadine Dorries resigns amid party leadership change

Nadine Dorries, British Culture Secretary, has resigned following the appointment of Liz Truss as Prime Minister of the United Kingdom. Dorries’ resignation will mean the UK’s arts and heritage sector will soon have its 11th culture secretary in the 12 years since the Conservative Party came to power in 2010. Kemi Badenoch, the former Minister […]

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Channel 4 and BBC license fees to Culture Secretary’s new program

Michelle Donelan: Channel 4 and BBC license fees over Culture Secretary’s new program (Chris McAndrew/UK Parliament/PA) (PA Media) Michelle Donelan will face ongoing talks over Channel 4 privatization and BBC licensing fees as she steps into the role of UK Culture Secretary. Ms. Donelan has previous experience in the entertainment industry, having worked for The […]

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American in England shares culture shock over fresh food choices in viral video

A video of an American woman expressing her shock at the fresh meal options available in UK grocery stores has gone viral on TikTok, where she has been viewed two million at the time of writing. The video shared by TikToker Keda Play (@kedaplay), which has not been independently verified by Newsweekwas overlaid with a […]

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Nadine Dorries steps down as Culture Secretary following Boris Johnson’s resignation

Nadine Dorries is reportedly stepping down as Culture Secretary following the departure of Boris Johnson from 10 Downing Street. Sources close to Dorries said she thought now was the best time to go. The PA news agency understands that she had the option of continuing in the Cabinet, but instead opted to return to the […]

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Flow Country bid ‘protect us’ endorsed by SNP parallel culture secretary

MP John Nicolson supports the Unesco World Heritage nomination for the Flow Country. Photo: Malcolm Cochrane Photography The bid for UNESCO World Heritage Site status for the Flow Country has been bolstered by the endorsement of SNP Minister John Nicolson. Mr Nicolson, the party’s Shadow Secretary of State for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport (DCMS), […]

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The stars of Bravo’s Real Girlfriends in Paris reveal America’s biggest culture shock: “Foreskin!”

Bravo says Bonjour à Paris in its latest international reality series. Real Girlfriends in Paris sees six American expats – Anya Firestone, Emily Gorelik, Margaux Lignel, Kacey Margo, Adja Toure and Victoria Zito – working, living and loving in the City of Light. In an exclusive chat with DailyMail.com, stars Anya and Emily opened up […]

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It’s a New Day for the Minnesota Vikings, Part I: Culture Shock

Artwork by Brave Buffalo EAGAN, Minn. — He grasped the magnitude of every word. It was the most important speech of his life as a footballer. When Kevin O’Connell first won over the Minnesota Vikings – his Vikings — the new head coach of the team realized that he had an opportunity to make a […]

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Comment | Top advice for the Culture Secretary as the UK has a new Prime Minister (and yes, you’ll have to return the Parthenon Marbles)

The UK is set to have a new prime minister, the fourth in six years. A new culture secretary would be the seventh in six years. If that’s you, welcome to work. Much of your memory is dominated by the digital sector and broadcasting. But the museums are the fun part. Here are the top […]

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Italian-Australian woman Romanee Virgara details biggest culture shock after visiting Australian friend’s house for dinner

An Italian woman has revealed the biggest culture shock she experienced when she first dined at an Australian friend’s house. Romanee Virgara grew up in an Italian family in Australia. Food has therefore always been at the heart of his upbringing. WATCH THE VIDEO ABOVE: Romanee’s Culture Shock For more food news and videos, check […]

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You don’t have to dance at a Culture Club concert, but it’s hard not to (review)

Boy George doesn’t demand that you dance to a Culture Club concert, but it’s hard not to. “It’s okay if you sit down, but … only you can break free,” he told the crowd at Chevy Park at the New York State Fair on Tuesday night, just before playing a flavored cover. reggae from “Everything […]

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Fake tweet about dogs wrongly attributed to UK culture secretary

COMPLAINT: Nadine Dorries, UK Secretary of State for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport, suggested in a tweet that people should use dogs or cats to keep warm in winter. AP RATING: Photo altered. There is no record of Dorries’ account posting such a tweet, and her office confirmed that she did not post it. THE […]

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Liz Truss is backing Culture Secretary Nadine Dorries to keep her job if she becomes the next Tory leader

It goes on, Dorries! Liz Truss is backing the Culture Secretary to stay in her job under the next Tory leader… if she wants to Liz Truss will keep Culture Secretary Nadine Dorries if she becomes Prime Minister Foreign minister widely expected to emerge victorious over Rishi Sunak On Monday, Truss told her allies that […]

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Boy George talks pioneering career as Culture Club prepares to dazzle Wolf Trap

Boy George chats with OMCP’s Jason Fraley before his show at The Wolf Trap in Vienna, Va. on Thursday. Listen to our full conversation on my “Beyond the Fame” podcast. OMCP’s Jason Fraley introduces Boy George to Wolf Trap (Part 1) They were one of the biggest new wave bands of the second British invasion […]

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Carveth Culture Club celebrated the Philippines in August

Breadcrumb Links Opinion Column Publication date : August 29, 2022 • August 29, 2022 • 2 minute read • Join the conversation Poster for the Carveth Culture Club celebration in August Photo provided Content of the article The beauty and wonders of the Philippines were on full display last August by the Carveth Culture Club. […]

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Mark Madden: Steelers should delay culture shock for Kenny Pickett until after Patriots game

These refreshing sports notes are locked in a battle to see who starts! (Not really. But it’s a deception you like to buy into.) • Kenny Pickett looks great in pre-season games. But he faced 100% vanilla defenses. Many media pundits want Pickett to start Week 1. Citizens do too. But think about Week 2: […]

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Ravinia tumbling for Culture Club, Berlin

Karma-karma-karma-karma Friday is the night of the hitmakers who helped define an era of ’80s pop. Culture Club, the London band behind the then-ubiquitous tracks “Do You Really Want to Hurt Me”, “I ‘ll Tumble 4 Ya,” “Church of the Poison Mind,” and “Karma Chameleon,” headlined the outdoor venue to kick off the weekend. Berlin […]

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Culture Club spearheads expansion into new markets; Opens the LATAM division

As the world’s largest community of creators, Alex Roa’s Culture Club signs key partnerships in LATAM, strengthening the company’s global presence HOUSTON, TEXAS, USA, August 23, 2022 /EINPresswire.com/ — Alex Roa couldn’t help but see the disparity between internet culture and consumer trends. When he realized that there were no solutions to help brands achieve […]

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The Secretary of State for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport has appointed Rachel Baillache and Rupen Shah as members of UK Sport

Rachel Baillache and Rupen Shah have been named members of UK Sport by the Secretary of State for Digital, Culture, Media and Sports. Rachel Baillache Appointed member of the Board (Chairman of the Audit and Risk Committee) from September 1, 2022 until August 31, 2026. Rachel has a broad interest in sports. She is the […]

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Clwyd West MP urges Culture Secretary to protect Clwyd West charities

CLWYD West MP David Jones, along with 16 other MPs, have written to Nadine Dorries, the Culture Secretary, urging her to stop £1billion of UK taxpayers’ money being withdrawn from the Lottery national and sent to a Canadian teachers’ pension fund. Between 2016 and 2020 the National Lottery Fund spent over £3.5million in Clwyd West. […]

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Alex Roa’s Culture Club is definitely changing the creative economy

In less than a year, a 20-year-old Houston entrepreneur has built the world’s most comprehensive influencer network to help businesses of all sizes HOUSTON, Texas, USA, August 3, 2022 /EINPresswire.com/ — Influencer Marketingonce the province of a select few brands seeking to appeal to under-25s, has exploded onto the scene in recent years. In 2022 […]

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Alex Roa’s Culture Club is definitely changing the economy of creators

In less than a year, a 20-year-old Houston entrepreneur has built the world’s most comprehensive influencer network to help businesses of all sizes HOUSTON, Texas, USA, August 3, 2022 /EINPresswire.com/ — Influencer Marketingonce the province of a select few brands seeking to appeal to under-25s, has exploded onto the scene in recent years. In 2022 […]

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Cell Culture Media Market Worth $14.64 Billion by 2029

Meticulous Market Research Pvt. ltd. Cell Culture Media Market by Product (Serum-Free, Chemically Defined, Conventional, Xeno-Free/Animal-Free), Application (Monoclonal Antibodies, Diagnostics, Cancer and Stem Cell Research), End User (Pharma & Biotech, Academic) ) – Global Forecast to 2029 Redding, Calif., Aug. 01, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — According to a new market research report, “Cell Culture Media […]

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Cell Culture Media Market – North America Expected to Remain on Top of the Global Market

Market data center Cell Culture Media Market 2022-2030 – Vendor Assessment (Company Profiles, Market Positioning, Strategies, Recent Developments, Capabilities, and Product Offerings/Mapping), Technology Assessment (Developments and Economic Impact), ecosystem of partners and customers (product services, proposition and key characteristics) Competitive index and regional footprint by MDC Research Pune, August 01, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Cell […]

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You really want to see Boy George & Culture Club in Medford

Gigs The indelible hitmakers of the early 80s will delight high audiences on MTV at the Chevalier Theater on September 9th. Culture The burned club star fully but short-lived in the early 1980s. Between the springs of 1983 and 1984, the British quartet led by Boy George scored six top 10 hits in the United […]

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“Speak No Evil” is a horrifying culture shock • AIPT

One of the best things about film festivals is that you often have no idea what to expect. You’re given a description of the movie, of course, but there’s no preview, no barrage of information about the upcoming movie on TV commercials and social media for months. Speak no evil is a film that made […]

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UK Culture Secretary grants Grade II status to Cecil Rhodes plaque in Oxford

UK Culture Secretary Nadine Dorries has granted list status to a plaque commemorating industrialist and colonialist Cecil Rhodes at a college at the University of Oxford. The Oriel College memorial in Oxford bears a plaque of Cecil Rhodes (1853-1902) on the outside wall, just around the corner from the much-contested statue of the British mining […]

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Nadine Dorries: The Culture Secretary’s 11 latest gaffes and controversies

Culture Secretary Nadine Dorries has once again invited a storm of derision as she proclaimed that this summer’s Commonwealth Games will “finally put Birmingham on the map”. Speaking during her latest media blitz on Thursday morning, the Cabinet minister, known not quite affectionately as ‘Mad Nad’ to some wary colleagues, hailed the sporting extravaganza as […]

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Trippin’ with Alaska Airlilnes: Good Good Culture Club

Honolulu (KHON2) – Hawaiian-born chef Ravi Kapur celebrates his team’s culture based on diversity, equality and inclusion. Located in Mission Dolores in San Francisco, the Good Good Culture Club is a unique dining experience mixing and matching delicious dishes for family style. “Being from Hawaii, we are surrounded by mixed cultures and I wanted to […]

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Hard Rock Culture Club Brings Community Improvements

July 26—Team members from the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Sacramento at Fire Mountain volunteered their time in a number of community-related efforts. The group is known as the Culture Club, an in-house volunteer organization present at all Hard Rock facilities. In the Yuba-Sutter area, the Hard Rock’s Culture Cub has stepped up community efforts […]

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American moving to Calgary asked what the ‘biggest culture shock’ was and locals got real

A Reddit user from the United States asked Calgarians what they think of the city, so they can prepare for their next move. The person who posted said they wanted to move their family from Salt Lake City, Utah due to “the overall political situation” in America, but needed to know how their new home […]

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Shaq performed as DJ Diesel at Culture Club Revelin in Dubrovnik

July 21, 2022 – After a successful performance at the club ‘Diamond’ in Krk, Shaquille O’Neal (aka DJ Diesel) arrived in Dubrovnik, where on Friday night he set the mood for Culture Club Revelin to a climax with mixed sets of trap, hip-hop and dubstep. Shaq does not hide his enthusiasm for Croatia. He confirmed […]

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Culture Secretary Nadine Dorries accuses Penny Mordaunt of failing to stand up for women when she dismissed concerns over the erasing of the words ‘mother’ and ‘wife’ from a new maternity leave law

Penny Mordaunt has dismissed concerns over the removal of the terms ‘mother’ and ‘wife’ from a new law governing maternity leave, according to Culture Secretary Nadine Dorries yesterday. She claimed the would-be Tory leader ‘dismissed’ criticism for calling people ‘people’ instead. After being accused of failing to stand up for women, Ms Dorries’ intervention will […]

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Channel 4 Rejects UK Culture Secretary’s Request for Fake Scenes – Deadline

UK Culture Secretary Nadine Dorries has seemingly lost her latest battle with state broadcaster Channel 4, after claiming one of its shows included faked scenes. Over a decade ago, long before he took on a high-level government post, Dorries appeared on a show on Channel 4, Tower of the Commonswhich featured politicians spending time in […]

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Channel 4 rejects UK Culture Secretary’s claims of fake scenes in factual show

UK Culture Secretary Nadine Dorries has seemingly lost her latest battle with state broadcaster Channel 4, after claiming one of its shows included faked scenes. Over a decade ago, long before he took on a senior government job, Dorries appeared on a show on Channel 4, Tower of the Commonswhich featured politicians spending time in […]

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Emma Watson said coming out in America was a huge culture shock

To say that Emma Watson has traveled a lot would be an understatement. Thanks to Harry Potter franchise, the actor started traveling at the age of 10. Film promotion took her all over the world and she was allowed to visit a bunch of different countries. However, these days Watson seems to be splitting his […]

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Sea Hear Now festival lineup includes Boy George and Culture Club, Wet Leg

There will be an intergenerational British invasion of the Sea Hear Now festival in Asbury Park in September. 80s icons Boy George and Culture Club and brand new indie rockers Wet Leg, both from the UK, have been added to the 2022 lineup of the Sea Hear Now festival, which takes place on the beach […]

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UK Culture Minister Julia Lopez resigns as Culture Secretary, Nadine Dorries stays on | New

Julia Lopez has resigned from the UK government as minister for media, data and digital infrastructure and told Prime Minister Boris Johnson he should “step down”. She resigned via a letter co-signed with four of her Conservative Party colleagues: Kemi Badenoch, Neil O’Brien, Alex Burghart and Lee Rowley. The letter acknowledged that Johnson had had […]

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Culture Shock’s American Dream is beautiful on the outside, but gruesome on the inside

Breadcrumb Links local arts As a voice actor, Mexico City-born Gigi Saul Guerrero has had roles in a number of Netflix animated series. She also teaches at the Vancouver Film School. All is not as it seems in Culture Shock, currently airing on Hollywood Suite as part of the Blumhouse Into the Dark anthology series. […]

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Culture shock for Chatham Islanders seeking their driving licenses on the mainland

No traffic lights, no tar seals and a speed limit of 80 km/h. Driving in the Chatham Islands is as laid back as the way of life, but it still requires a permit – which means a trip to the mainland for a rigorous and condensed testing process. Over the past few days, 29 Chatham […]

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Culture shock: Liberal exodus from Canberra to lobby as Labor staffers flock

After 9 years of coalition rule, a Liberal run out of parliament means political and social upheaval in the nation’s capital. Exit the old political culture, make way for the new. Stephanie Tran reports on the wave of political change. Once upon a time, a change of government in Australia was an orderly event, at […]

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Nadine Dorries: Culture Secretary confuses rugby codes during speech at Rugby World Cup

Nadine Dorries is Secretary of State for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport Culture Secretary Nadine Dorries confused the two rugby codes during a speech at a Rugby World Cup event in St Helens on Thursday. Dorries thought Jonny Wilkinson’s 2003 winning drop-goal for England against Australia in the Rugby World Cup final was in rugby […]

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Culture Secretary Nadine Dorries confuses rugby league and rugby union during a speech at a World Cup | Political news

Culture Secretary Nadine Dorries dropped the ball at a rugby event – mixing up the sport’s rival codes. Ms Dorries, whose departmental remit covers sport, sought to illustrate her enthusiasm for rugby league by recalling watching Jonny Wilkinson’s drop goal for England in 2003 – who won the Rugby World Cup rugby union. The two […]

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Nadine Dorries: Digital, Culture, Media and Sport Secretary confuses rugby league with rival rugby union in speech | Rugby League News

Nadine Dorries referred to Jonny Wilkinson’s losing goal for England in the 2003 Rugby League World Cup final despite his speech to a rugby league audience; Dorries attempted to shed some light on her faux pas, writing on Twitter that she may have code-switched like Jason Robinson By Associated Press Last update: 06/30/22 4:45 p.m. […]

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Nadine Dorries, Secretary of State for Culture, Media and Sport, confuses rugby union with rugby league

Nadine Dorries, the Secretary of State for Culture, Media and Sport, has stunned the rugby league public by mistaking the 13-a-side game for the rival code. Speaking in St Helens at the launch of a report on the social impact of the Rugby League World Cup, Dorries opened his speech by referring to Jonny Wilkinson’s […]

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Conservative Culture Secretary Nadine Dorries confuses rugby codes in scathing speech at Rugby World Cup

It is fair to say that this Conservative government is not the most popular in British history. With multiple blunders from every possible minister as well as one of the dumbest Prime Ministers, not a day goes by without another Tory mistake. Now it’s the turn of Nadine Dorries, Johnson’s love culture secretary, who confused […]

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Boy George & Culture Club back at NYS Fair for a free concert

The Great New York State Fair has added two more concerts to the 2022 lineup. Boy George and Cultural Club will return to NYS Fair on Tuesday, August 30 for an 8 p.m. performance at Chevy Park. The group is known for hits from the 1980s like “Karma Chameleon”, “Do You Really Want to Hurt […]