Posted on Jan 18, 2019

MEMBERS ONLY: How Vice Rewrites The Rules of Biopics

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(Photograph courtesy of CBS News) Since its release last month, Vice, Adam McKay’s satirical biopic of former Vice President Dick Cheney, has become an awards season juggernaut. Christian Bale won a Golden Globe for his performance (and in his acceptance speech, he thanked his inspiration for playing Cheney – Satan), and McKay has received both Directors and Writers Guild nominations. The film will likely receive several Oscar nominations next week,...

Posted on Aug 06, 2014

The Hipster Industry Work Safety Guide

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There are industries where the risk of injury are high. You could lose your leg working on an on an oil-rig or lose your thumb in an abattoir. Then there’s the other ‘industries’. Media. Advertising. Fashion. Branding. Writing. Photography. The Hipster Industries. Not proper industries with steel and fire, but industries filled with entitled crybabies....

Posted on Aug 20, 2013

The Morning Banter: Circumcision Rage, Stephen Fry Annihilates the Daily Mail, Powerful Trayvon Martin Ad, Vice Selling Out?

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It’s Tuesday morning people, and the week is far from over. You’ve probably got a lot of work on and need to buckle down and get on with it. So why are you reading this? Because let’s face it, reading the internet is FAR more entertaining. Here’s our guide to what you should be talking about: 1. Gigantic circumcision debate on the Banter Not to self promote, but there...