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Years and Years review — future perfect? No, it was prescient but preachy – The Times

Years and Years review — future perfect? No, it was prescient but preachy  The Times

Years and YearsBBC OneAckley BridgeChannel 4Using the near-future to satirise and comment on the present is hardly a novel …

RAY’S PIX: Jean Harlow flanked by hangers-on in ‘Bombshell’ – Bryan-College Station Eagle

RAY’S PIX: Jean Harlow flanked by hangers-on in ‘Bombshell’  Bryan-College Station Eagle

Love old or unusual movies but never know when they’re on? Here are several I recommend: Bombshell (1933): This classic farce was Jean Harlow’s chance to …

In ‘Ms. Blakk,’ a Raucous Campaign for a Queer Nation Candidate – WTTW News

In ‘Ms. Blakk,’ a Raucous Campaign for a Queer Nation Candidate  WTTW News

Tarell Alvin McCraney in Steppenwolf’s world premiere production of “Ms. Blakk for President,” co-written by ensemble members Tina Landau and McCraney.

Modern relevance of an ancient sex goddess – The Guardian

Modern relevance of an ancient sex goddess  The Guardian

Letters: Fiona Collins is delighted by the title of a new play – a quote from the Mesopotamian story of Inanna.

Doris Day: 4 Great Movies (and 1 TV Show) to Stream – The New York Times

Doris Day: 4 Great Movies (and 1 TV Show) to Stream  The New York Times

Doris Day died Monday at 97. An actress and singer known for her wholesome, sunny screen presence, Day was a major movie star of the 1950s and ’60s: first as a dynamic leading lady during the golden age of the Hollywood musical; and then as a love interest for rugged leading men like Rock Hudson and Cary Grant in several suggestive-but-chaste screwball sex comedies, like “Pillow Talk” and “That Touch of Mink.” As the public’s taste in entertainment changed in the 1970s — shifting toward gritty realism and adult themes — Day’s popularity declined. She went into semiretirement after wrapping …

Why Learning About The Orgasm Gap Will Skyrocket Your Sex Life – Sporteluxe

Why Learning About The Orgasm Gap Will Skyrocket Your Sex Life  Sporteluxe

According to science the orgasm gap is a legitimate concern, with 95 per cent of heterosexual men reaching orgasm after every sexual encounter, and women …

‘I am a sex goddess’ – remember Holly Willoughby’s Pretty Polly days? – Nottinghamshire Live

‘I am a sex goddess’ – remember Holly Willoughby’s Pretty Polly days?  Nottinghamshire Live

Oh the ’90s… what a different time you were. Now known for her classic ‘yummy mum’ style, Holly Willoughby left a lot less to the imagination as a *fresh*-faced …

Your Aquarius Monthly Horoscope – Cosmopolitan.com

Your Aquarius Monthly Horoscope  Cosmopolitan.com

You have the rebel thing down pat. Now you need to reflect on what your cause is. With the Sun and Moon joining forces in Taurus on May 4, misdirected energy …

Hell Down in Hollywood: On Duke Haney’s “Death Valley Superstars” – lareviewofbooks

Hell Down in Hollywood: On Duke Haney’s “Death Valley Superstars”  lareviewofbooks

Peter L. Winkler plumbs the depths of “Death Valley Superstars: Occasionally Fatal Adventures in Filmland” by Duke Haney.

Programming Reviews: ‘Now Apocalypse’ – CableFAX

Programming Reviews: ‘Now Apocalypse’  CableFAX

“Now Apocalypse,” 9pm, Sunday, Starz. Mix alien lizards, 20-something angst, a bit of sci-fi, drugs and plenty of sex in multiple genres, and you get an idea …