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A freelance pop culture journalist who specialises in film, television and football, I refuse to call it the s-word, that would like to use his twitter account more, but never will. Heroes include Gheorghe Hagi, Kevin James, John Ford and Chris Martin. Villains begin and end with Carlos Tevez. You can follow my plight at Email:

Donald Featherstone Dead: Pink Flamingo Creator Passes Aged 79


Artist Donald Featherstone, who invented the plastic pink flamingo lawn ornament, has died at age of 79 in Fitchburg, Massachusetts. Featherstone created the plastic pink flamingo back in 1957 while he was working for Union Products. This product went on sale in 1958, and the product continued to rise in popularity over the years. Featherstone’s… Read more »

Groucho Marx Biopic In Development, Rob Zombie To Direct


A Groucho Marx biopic has been announced, and it will be overseen by horror director Rob Zombie. Zombie will produce and direct the film, which will be written by Oren Moverman, whose previous biopics have included this summer’s Love & Mercy, which revolves around The Beach Boys’ Brian Wilson, and I’m Not There, the unconventional… Read more »