Day: 20 August 2014

Reasons why Nicki Minaj’s Anaconda is the worst song ever

By Alex Lodge @alexlodgemusic  I could go on and on about racial stereotyping, drug references influencing children, overt sex references influencing children, the glorification of alcohol and guns, but I’m sure the outrage brigade will cover off all of these points soon enough. They don’t really bother me that much ...

Budget city breaks – with a literary theme

By Joe Mellor, Deputy Editor 2014 sees the start of a new revolution in accommodation. First there was the boutique hotel, then the luxury bed and breakfast followed by the urban-chic hostel and even a trend towards spare room rentals. Now, it’s student accommodation as a city break solution. Throw ...

Translation – A Recession-Proof Industry

If the great financial crisis taught us anything it is that there are very few industries that can be considered 'recession proof'. But in a global market, one that weathered the storms better than others is translation services. Reports show that the industry of translation and interpretation services has grown ...

Top 8 celebrity ice bucket challenge videos

By Steve Taggart The Ice Bucket Challenge is the new craze across social media. It involves dumping a bucket of ice water on one's head or donating to the ALS association in the US. They also get to nominate other to follow suit, giving them just 24 hours to comply. ...