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Gregory Wakeman


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:

The Day The Music Died: Buddy Holly Death To Be Re-Investigated?

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The death of Buddy Holly on February 3, 1959, is regarded as a seminal moment in music history. But the circumstances surrounding the plane crash that resulted in his untimely passing might not quite be as clear cut as previously assumed. In fact, a petition has now been started that those involved hope will result… Read more »

Aziz Ansari’s Harris Wittels Tribute Is Heart-Breaking And Beautiful


Harris Wittels’ untimely passing earlier this week at the age of 30 rocked the world of comedy. Wittels, who had honed his craft as a co-executive producer, writer, and actor on Parks and Recreation and The Sarah Silverman Program, was found dead in his Los Angeles home on February 19, 2015. Wittels had previously battled… Read more »