Top Ten Christmas Films

    So Christmas is just around the corner, the halls have been decked and the trees have been put up and you’re looking for a film to put you in the Christmas mood. In this countdown I’ll be looking at some of the most famous Christmas films. I will be ranking them based on …

Video Advent Calendar #5

    Today’s video is just two days old, featuring a self-professed samurai master playing a real life version of fruit ninja. This means epic slow motion slashes, demonstrating the warriors skill and agility, as he slices through various fruits that are thrown in his direction. It’s light and it’s fun, cut to a dubstep …

Video Advent Calendar #13

      I’m taking you back to the vaults and origins of the coveted ‘viral video’ with this one. With nearly 50 million views followed by a media frenzy, I am sure most of you will have seen the infamous ‘Numa Numa’ man. Dancing his was delightfully through Dragonstea din tei’s Numa Numa, Gary Brolsma …

The Weekly Grumble: Panic Buying

    The art of preparing yourself for Christmas day categorically defines shoppers into the over-organised extremists and the last minute libertines. Every year I find myself as the latter, Christmas Eve shopper, and every year, I have resentment for those that aren’t. I don’t mean that I hate old people for wanting to get …

How to Combat Christmas: The Realistic Rules

        Late November is universally acknowledged as one of the worst times for being a student. You’re probably still getting over Freshers’ Flu (if so, you shamefully ignored my advice), and the realisation that all your deadlines fall in the next few weeks has just kicked in. Assignments aside, the unfortunate majority …